Camus vs. Sartre (documentary)

Author: Albert Camus

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Camus vs. Sartre. This documentary is about the battle between these two great writer/philosophers after WWII in Paris over Camus' book The Rebel. What was once a friendship had now turn sour. After the war, Camus began frequenting the Café de Flore on the Boulevard Saint-Germain in Paris with Sartre and others. He also toured the United States to lecture about French thought. Although he leaned left, politically, his strong criticisms of Communist doctrine did not win him any friends in the Com…more

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camus, philosophy, and sartre

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message 1: by [deleted user]

Two of the most powerful and influential writers of all time. Friends at odd! Great video!


Mohammad Reza beautifully written.pessusive


message 3: by Quiet

Quiet Very enjoyable, quick biography and commentary in this video. Makes me want to pick up more Camus, which fortunately I've still plenty of his books to explore.

Thanks for sharing this video!


hemant shah Thanks for putting this.It is great video , showing in a very succinct manner and precisely in the shortest time to make us understand friendship and all about it among to giants of French literature of that time.


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