Pixel Envy

Written by Nick Heer.

Nearly 30 Years Later, C’était Un Rendezvous Is Still Fantastic

In this edition of Jalopnik‘s “Sunday Matinee”, Patrick George revisits one of my favourite films:

Mind you, this was done way before the days of GoPros and YouTube, so what Lelouch did here was kind of revolutionary. He mounted a gyro-stabilized camera onto the bumper of his Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.9 and then recorded himself speeding off to meet a woman for an early morning rendezvous.

Once you’ve watched it, you should also check out this modern-day interpretation.