Russian film – ZOOLOGY – out on dvd and Blu Ray

ZOOLOGYZOOLOGY (12A) 2016 RUSSIAN TVERDOVSKIJ, IVAN I. DVD – £14.99 BLU RAY £17.99
Lonely, 55-year-old Natasha, is a zoo worker still living at home with her mother. One day she wakes up having grown a tail, but decides to embrace her transformation and begins to enjoying her new lease of life, until a rumour spreads in the neighbourhood that Natasha has been marked by the devil.

Described by the Hollywood Reporter as “Kafka meets Cronenberg” this a beautifully photographed is also a poignant portrait which examines the social issues of loneliness and aging.

In Russian with English subtitles

Special Features:

High Definition transfer
Optional English Subtitles
5.1 surround sound
Trailer

DVD available to buy at –

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ÉRIC ROHMER COLLECTION out on Blu Ray

Éric Rohmer CollectionTHE ÉRIC ROHMER COLLECTION (15) FRANCE BLU RAY ONLY £109
Collection of films featuring – the Marquise of o (1976), Perceval, La Femme De L’aviateur/Aviators Wife, La Femme De L’aviateur/Aviators Wife (1981), Le Beau Marriage/A Good Marriage (1981), Les Nuits De La Pleine Lune/Full Moon in Paris (1984), Le Rayon Vert/the Green Ray (1986), Pauline A La Plage/pauline At the Beach (1983), Le Rayon Vert/The Green Ray (1986), 4 Aventures De Reinette Et Mirabelle/four Adventures of Reinette and Mirabelle’ (1987), L’ami De Mon Amie/my Boyfriend’s Girlfriend (1987), and L’arbre, Le Maire Et La Médiathèque/the Tree, the Mayor and the Mediatheque’ (1993).

THE MARQUISE OF O (1976)
Based on a work Heinrich von Kleist about a beautiful widow who is captured and assaulted by Russian soldiers. Unconscious during the attack, she later discovers that she is pregnant, and her shame and embarrassment about the Aassualt gradually escalates into panic and desperation.

PERCEVAL (1978)
Film about the adventures of legendary knight of the Round Table, Sir Perceval.

LA FEMME DE L’AVIATEUR/AVIATORS WIFE (1981)
A young man finds that his girlfriend is cheating on him, in this comedy of errors.

LE BEAU MARRIAGE/A GOOD MARRIAGE (1981)
Sabine is determined to find a good husband in this witty and touching comedy

LES NUITS DE LA PLEINE LUNE/FULL MOON IN PARIS (1984)
Louise leads a double life, but who feels stifled by her live in love affair.

LE RAYON VERT/THE GREEN RAY (1986)
Charming, romantic comedy of young Parisienne woman on holiday.

PAULINE A LA PLAGE/PAULINE AT THE BEACH (1983)
Pauline, 15, is on holiday in Normandy and learns about life and love by watching the around make a hash of both.

LE RAYON VERT/THE GREEN RAY (1986)
Charming, romantic comedy of young Parisienne on holiday.

4 AVENTURES DE REINETTE ET MIRABELLE/FOUR ADVENTURES OF REINETTE AND MIRABELLE’ (1987)
Country girl, Reinette, and Parisienne Mirabelle find their lives interweave, from first meeting on holiday to sharing a Paris flat.

L’AMI DE MON AMIE/MY BOYFRIEND’S GIRLFRIEND (1987)
The film explores questions of fidelity and betrayal, delusion and deceit in modern youth with a light and compassionate touch.

L’ARBRE, LE MAIRE ET LA MÉDIATHÈQUE/THE TREE, THE MAYOR AND THE MEDIATHEQUE’ (1993)
A socialist mayor, in a small French town, uses his Paris contacts to get the money to build  cultural centre to put the town in the spotlight . However a local teachers apposes the plan as he wants to keep the rural idyll.

Special Features

Interactive Menus

Bonus Footage

Trailers

Interviews: Bruno Ganz, André Dussollier, Claude-Jean Philippe, Caroline Champetier, Arielle Dombasle, Pascale Ogier, Marie Rivière, Joëlle Miquel, Éric Rohmer

Making Of Documentary

Other Documentary: ‘Nestor Almendros: Director of Photography’, ‘Effraction: Tchéky Karyo’, ‘ Changing Landscapes’

In French with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –

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Blu Ray editon of – AGNÈS VARDA COLLECTION – now available

Agnès Varda CollectionTHE AGNÈS VARDA COLLECTION (18) FRANCE BLU-RAY ONLY £71.99
Collection of the following 8 Varda films-

LE BONHEUR (15) 1965 FRANCE VARDA, AGNÈS
Agnes Varda directs this drama exploring the complex and devastating effects of an extra-marital affair.
CLEO 5 TO 7 (15) 1962 FRANCE VARDA, AGNÈS
While waiting for the result of a medical test, French singer Cleo (Corinne Marchand) spends a couple of hours – shown in real time – wandering through the streets of Paris. Along the way she meets up with her lover and with her composers, visits her model friend Dorothee (Dorothee Blank), has a brief affair with a passing soldier, drinks coffee and buys a new hat with her maid before finally meeting up with her doctor to receive the diagnosis.
LES GLANEURS ET LA GLANEUSE/GLEANERS AND I (15) 2000 FRANCE VARDA, AGNÈS
Documentary the lives of those who live ‘off the grid’ in France. Gleaning is the act of gathering the leftovers from a harvest after the main, profitable crop has been taken away by the farmer. As well as examining the lives of actual gleaners, who subsist from the remnants of modern agriculture, Varda extends the metaphor to enquire about those who live by more modern forms of gleaning.
JACQUOT DE NANTES (PG) 1992 FRANCE VARDA, AGNÈS
The childhood of director Jacques Demy is recreated by his widow, the filmmaker Agnes Varda.
LES PLAGES D’AGNÈS/BEACHES OF AGNES (18) 2008 FRANCE VARDA, AGNÈS
Intimate and inventive autobiographical portrait in which Varda relates her own story by employing a range of filmic techniques, including the re-staging of dramatic events in her life, and the use of symbolic visual sets that combine to flesh out her thoughts and concepts, while at the same time giving an insight into her creative processes through the years.
LA POINTE COURTE (PG) 1955 FRANCE VARDA, AGNÈS £15.99
This semi-documentary exploration of the complexities of a marital relationship marks the directorial debut of French New Wave filmmaker Agnes Varda.
SANS TOIT NI LOI/VAGABOND (15) 1985 FRANCE VARDA, AGNÈS £15.99
‘Vagabond’ tells the story of the final few weeks of female drifter Mona (Sandrine Bonnaire), who feels incapable of participating in ordinary French society.
L’UNE CHANTE, L’AUTRE PAS/ONE SINGS, THE OTHER DOESN’T (15) 1977 FRANCE VARDA, AGNÈS
In the early 1960s in Paris, two women become friends but loose touch. Over a decade later, they meet and tell each other what has happened to them in the intervening years.

In French with English subtitles

Special features:

Exclusive 100-page book

LA POINTE COURTE
Documentary short Du cote de la cote

CLEO FROM 5 TO 7
New Interview with Agnes Varda
Recorded exclusively for this release Memories and Anecdotes –
The Making of Cleo From 5 to 7 Madonna and Agnes speak about Cleo Cleo’s Time
Lapse Trajectory Subject of the Engaged Fiances on the Bridge Cariatides of Paris

LE BONHEUR
Agnes talks about Le Bonheur
Words about Le Bonheur
Le Bonheur: The People of Fontenay respond
Jean-Claude Drouot returns to Fontenay-aux-roses
The two women from Le Bonheur
Agnes and happiness: Fragments of a documentary

L’UNE CHANTE, L’AUTRE PAS
Documentary short Oncle Yanco
Plaisir d’Amour en Iran
Reponse de Femmes

VAGABOND
Notes and Commentaries
Music and Travels
Bonus film ‘Degrade vieille femme’

JACQUOT DE NANTES
Agnes V. raconte
Souvenirs de Nantes
Evocations et Vocations
Le Sabotier du Val de Loire: A Short film by Jacques Demy

THE GLEANERS & I
The Little Museum featurette
Homage to Zgougou the cat featurette
Two years later documentary

THE BEACHES OF AGNES
Daguerre Beach On
Trapeze Artists and Acrobats
Interview

DVD available to buy at –

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ANDREI TARKOVSKY COLLECTION – out on dvd and Blu Ray

Andrei Tarkovsky CollectionANDREI TARKOVSKY COLLECTION (15) RUSSIA (5021866837307) DVD – £62.99 BLU RAY – £71.99
This features – Andrei Rublev, Solaris, Mirror, Stalker, Nostalgia, The Sacrifice and Ivan’s Childhood along with many special features and a 177-page book.

ANDREI RUBLEV (15) 1966 RUSSIA TARKOVSKY, ANDREI
Widely regarded as Andrei Tarkovsky’s finest film, which charts the life of the famous icon painter Rublev.

IVAN’S CHILDHOOD (PG) 1962 RUSSIA TARKOVSKY, ANDREI
Story of a twelve year old boy seeking to revenge the murder of his family by the Nazis in World War Two.

MIRROR (U) 1974 RUSSIA TARKOVSKY, ANDREI
This dazzlingly beautiful autobiographical film intertwines real life, memories of childhood and dreams as well as reflections on the Russian people and their history.

NOSTALGIA (15) 1983 ITALY TARKOVSKY, AMDREI IN ITALIAN
At a spa in the Tuscan Hills, a Russian poet and musicologist meets a mysterious man who is convinced that the end of the world is nigh.

SACRIFICE (12) 1986 SWEDEN TARKOVSKY, AMDREI IN SWEDISH
An isolated Swedish island Alexander (Erland Josephson), his wife, their children, her lover and various eccentric friends gather around a radio when nuclear war is announced. Alexander attempts to strike a deal with God and is willing to sacrifice everything, including his six-year-old son, in order to avert the war and mankind’s annihilation.

SOLARIS (PG) 1972 RUSSIA TARKOVSKY, ANDREI
Science fiction film adaptation of Stanislaw Lem novel set on a space station orbiting the ocean-covered planet Solaris. The planet seems bring to life physical manifestation of painful memories of one of the crew. The film won the Jury prize at Cannes.

STALKER (PG) 1979 RUSSIA TARKOVSKY, ANDREI
Demanding, hallucinogenic Sci-fi film, boldly photographed and relentless in it’s depiction of a world gone mystically awry.

In Russian  with English subtitles.

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SPECIAL FEATURES – BLU-RAY ONLY

Ivan’s Childhood: Interviews with composer Vyaaheslav Ovchinnikov, cinematographer Vadim Usov and actor Evgeniy Zharikov

Andrei Rublev: Making-of featurette; interview with actor Yuriy Nazarov

Mirror: Interviews with screenwriter A. Misharin, composer Eduard Artemev and actor Oleg Yankovskiy; featurette

Solaris: Interview with actor Natalia Bondarchuk; Donatas Banionis featurette

Stalker: Interviews with cinematographer Aleksandr Knyazhinsky and set designer Rashit Safiullin

Nostalgia: Interviews with co-writer Tonino Guerra and Marina Tarkovsky

The Sacrifice: Video essay ‘Poetic Harmony’; commentary with author and translator Layla Alexander-Garrett and James King from Curzon Artificial Eye

Andrei Tarkovsky’s metaphysical dream zone: Selected scene commentary by psychoanalyst Mary Wild

DVD available to buy at –

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Fritz Lang’s classic – METROPOLIS: 90TH ANNIVERSARY – out of limited edition Blu Ray

METROPOLIS 90METROPOLIS: 90TH ANNIVERSARY (U) GERMANY 1926 B/W. LANG, FRITZ LIMITED EDITION BLU RAY ONLY £34.99
90th Anniversary edition  of this early Science Fiction story of a dehumanized future society

Included in this definitive special edition boxed set of Fritz Lang’s Metropolis, are the 150-minute reconstructed and restored version; Giorgio Moroder presents Metropolis – the 1984 re-imagining featuring a soundtrack by Moroder himself; and the original 2001 restoration that was considered the definitive version of the film before the discovery of additional footage which brought the film significantly closer to Lang’s original vision.

Special Features

A Limited Edition Set (2000 units), Hard Bound slipcase containing an amaray and 100 page book, illustrated with newly commissioned artwork specially for this release

150 minute reconstructed and restored 2010 version (including 25 minutes of footage previously thought lost to the world) on Blu-ray

Metropolis Refound – a 2010 documentary by Evangelina Loguerico exploring the rediscovery of the most complete print of the Fritz Lang masterpiece in an Argentinean film museum

Giorgio Moroder presents: Metropolis – the 1984 re-imagining of Metropolis featuring a soundtrack by Moroder himself and artists such as Adam Ant, Pat Benatar, Freddie Mercury and many more

The Fading Image – Documentary which goes behind the scenes of Giorgio Moroder’s restoration and scoring

Pristine HD transfers (1080p on the Blu-ray discs)

The 2001 restoration that was considered the definitive version of the film before the discovery of the Argentina footage (DVD)

2010 symphony orchestra studio recording of the original 1927 Gottfried Huppertz score in 5.1 (2010 version)

Berndt Heller’s arrangement of the Gottfried Huppertz score (2001 version)
Optional English subtitles as well as the original German intertitles

Full length audio commentary by David Kalat and Jonathan Rosenbaum (2010 version)

Full length audio commentary by film historian Enno Patalas (2001 version)

Die Reise nach Metropolis (2010, 53 minutes), a documentary about the film
2010 re-release trailer

A 100-page book featuring extensive writings on the film; interviews with Fritz Lang and a stunning array of rare archival imagery
In German with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –

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Taiwanese movie – LEGEND OF THE MOUNTAIN – out on dual format Dvd/Blu Ray

LEGEND OF THE MOUNTAINLEGEND OF THE MOUNTAIN (12) 1979 TAIWAN HU, KING IN MANDARIN DUAL FORMAT DVD/BLU RAY £12.99
Heavily influenced by traditional Chinese aesthetics and Zen Buddhist philosophy, this epic fantasy-horror tells of a young scholar, Ho Yunqing living in an isolated mountain monastery where he becomes entangled in a conflict between duelling forces of good and evil.

In Mandarin with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –
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Early Brigitte Bardot – MANINA… LA FILLE SANS VOILE/MANINA, THE LIGHTHOUSE KEEPER’S DAUGHTER – out on Blu Ray

Manina.jpgMANINA… LA FILLE SANS VOILE/MANINA, THE LIGHTHOUSE KEEPER’S DAUGHTER (PG) 1952 FRANCE ROZIER , WILLY BLU RAY ONLY £11.99
25-year-old student from Paris falls under the spell of Manina (Brigitte Bardot), the beautiful 18-year-old lighthouse keeper’s daughter.

In French with English subtitles

Special Features
1080p presentation
Optional English subtitles
56 Rue Pigalle (88 mins) – Director Willy Rozier’s little-seen noir-melodrama
Footage of the infamous Rozier-Chalais duel, between director Willy Rozier and film critic François Chalais
Stills gallery containing rare photos of Bardot taken during the film’s production

DVD available to buy at –

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Henri-Georges Clouzot’s – LE MYSTÈRE PICASSO/MYSTERY OF PICASSO – issued on dvd and Blu Ray.

Mystery of PicassoLE MYSTÈRE PICASSO/MYSTERY OF PICASSO (E) 1956 FRANCE CLOUZOT, HENRI-GEORGE DVD £15.99 BLU RAY £19.99
A filmed record of Pablo Picasso painting using a transparent ‘canvas’ to provide an unobstructed view of Picasso at work.

In French with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –

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Some French and German films to watch on Holocaust Memorial Day 27 January 2018


FRENCH DVDS

AU REVOIR LES ENFANTS (PG)   1987  FRANCE  MALLE, L.  £19.99 

Wartime drama set in a wintry catholic boarding school. The film  probes the relationship between a young student and his reserved new Jewish classmate, who is hiding from the  Germans.
LE CHANT DES MARIÉES /THE WEDDING SONG (15) 2008 FRANCE  ALBO, KARIN U    IN ARABIC & FRENCH  £15.99
Drama set during World War Two, following two women who try to maintain their friendship under difficult circumstances. Nour and Myriam, an Arab and a Jew who have been best pals since childhood, find their lives in turmoil as the Nazis gain control over Tunis
LE CHAGRIN ET LA PITIÉ/SORROW AND THE PITY (E) FRANCE 1969  OPHULS, MARCEL   £24.99
Film combines interviews with archive footage to explore the reality of occupation of the industrial city Clermont-Ferrand by the Germans in World War Two.
LE DERNIER MÉTRO/LAST METRO (PG) FRANCE 1980 TRUFFAUT, FRANCOIS £19.99
Depardieu and Deneuve in a wartime story of a theatre  troupe  whose Jewish director must stay hidden from the Gestapo.
ELLE S’APPELAIT SARAH/SARAH’S KEY (12) 2010  FRANCE  PAQUET-BRENNER, GILLES    £17.99
A Jewish girl’s story opens wounds from France’s wartime past.  Living in Paris while her architect husband Bertrand (Frederic Pierrot) restores his family’s apartment block, writer Julia Jarmond (Kristin Scott Thomas) stumbles across the wartime history of the block’s original Jewish owners, who were arrested by the Vichy government as part of the notorious Vel’ d’Hiv Roundup of 1942 and forced to sell their property. As the story unfolds, Julia becomes increasingly haunted by the fate of ten-year-old Sarah Starzynski (Melusine Mayance), who, after being detained, escapes in a desperate attempt to return to the block where she has secretly hidden her younger brother.
LES HOMMES LIBRES/FREE MEN (12) 2011 FRANCE FERROUKHI, ISMAEL £15.99
World War Two drama set in German-occupied Paris in 1942. Tahar Rahim stars as Younes, a young, unemployed, Algerian immigrant who is inspired to become a freedom fighter after forming an unexpected friendship with Jewish singer Salim Halali (Mahmud Shalaby).
A SECRET  (15) 2007  FRANCE MILLER,CLAUDE    £19.99
Adaptation of Philippe Grimbert’s bestselling novel,  this film is a compelling account of a 15-year- old  boy who unearths a shocking family secret.Spanning half a century, the film’s multi-layered narrative revolves  around a Jewish family torn asunder  during the impending German occupation of France during World War II.
VICTOR YOUNG PEREZ/SURVIVING AUSCHWITZ (15) 2013 FRANCE  OUANICHE, JACQUES £15.99
Biopic about the young  Jewish Tunisian boxer ‘Young’ Perez (Brahim Asloum) who went on to become a world flyweight champion but was arrested in Paris in 1943 and  sent to Auschwitz to serve as a slave labourer and box for the viewing pleasure of the SS.
GERMAN DVDS
AB HEUTE HEISST DU SARA/FROM NOW ON YOUR NAME IS SARA: GRIPS THEATRE BERLIN (E)   GERMANY    £19.99
The play, based on Inge Deutschkron’s book ‘Ich trug den gelben Stern’’  1933  eleven years old Inge who refuses to understand why all of a sudden she is not allowed to play on the street. In the years after that for Inge, being a Jew means not only humiliation, attacks and restrictions, but also never going dancing or to the cinema. It means growing up without having been young.
AUSCHWITZ (15) 2011 GERMANY    BOLL, UWE        £19.99
Uwe Boll writes and directs this brutal drama, interspersed with documentary footage, depicting the day-to-day workings of the Nazi concentration camp at Auschwitz.
BERLIN 36 (15) GERMANY 2009 HEIDELBACH,  KASPAR £15.99
  In the days leading up to the 1936 Olympics, the fate of high jumper Gretel Bergmann  hangs in the balance as it is decided whether or not a Jewish athlete can be a part of the German Olympic team.
DIE FÄLSCHER/COUNTERFEITERS (15) GERMANY 2007 RUZOWITZKY, STEFAN £5.99
  True story of the largest counterfeiting operation in history, set up by the Nazis in 1936 and using concentration camp labour to carry out the forgeries.
IM LABYRINTH DES SCHWEIGENS/LABYRINTH OF LIES (12) 2014 GERMANY  RICCIARELLI,  GIULIO £19.99
Germany 1958: Young public prosecutor Johann Radmann finds himself on the case of Nazi war criminal Charles Schulz, but has no idea what really happened in Auschwitz.  However he is  shocked to find out that many of these death camp workers have returned to their normal lives and now populate the senior ranks of government.
THE INTERROGATION (15) 2016 GERMANY  PERY, EREZ £15.99
Warsaw in 1946 Nazi Auschwitz commandtall wife
er Rudolf Höss awaits trial and a Polish judge is sent to interrogate him about his involvement in the Holocaust.

The interrogation is a  tense  dissection of the nature of those who were in charge of the extermination camps and their self-justification.
NEBEL IM AUGUST/FOG IN AUGUST (15) 2016 GERMANY WESSEL, KAI £19.99
Set in 1942 and based on Robert Domes’ 2008 historical novel, the film follows 13-year-old Roma boy, Ernst Lossa,  is sent to the Sargau mental institution.  Here he soon discovers  that the Nazi’s are carrying out an enforced euthanasia programme.  Along with fellow patient Nandl,  Ernst decides to stage a daring escape attempt.
PHOENIX (12A) 2015 GERMANY   PETZOLD, CHRISTIAN   DVD – £17.99 BLU RAY – £21.99
On her liberation form a concentration camp, disfigured Jewish singer Nelly Lenz (Nina Hoss) goes on a search for her husband Johnny (Ronald Zehrfeld) who she thinks has betrayed her. The film looks at Post-war guilt and how to settle back in a country that persecuted and rejected you.
SOPHIE SCHOLL (PG) 2005 GERMANY ROTHEMUND, MARC DVD – £19.99 BLU RAY – £24.99
Account of the last days of the White Rose resistance group members, Sophie and Hans Scholl.
DIE WELLE/THE WAVE (15) 2008  GERMANY   GANSEL, DENNIS    £17.99
Teacher attempts to engage his students in politics with a  controversial experiment to turn the classroom into a Nazi-style dictatorship. But what starts out as an innocent social experiment ends in tragedy when the roots of fascism begin to take hold.

ALL DVDS ARE IN THE ORIGINAL LANGUAGE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES , UNLESS STATED OTHERWISE.

 

French crime series – – out on dvd and Blu Ray

Witnesses 2LES TÉMOINS/WITNESSES SEASON 2 (15) 2017 FRANCE DVD – £19.99 BLU RAY – £19.99
All eight episodes from the second season of the French crime drama. When 15 frozen dead bodies are found at a bus stop, Detective Sandra Winckler (Marie Dompnier) is assigned to lead the investigation. With the victims all linked to the mysterious Catherine Keemer (Audrey Fleurot), Sandra does all she can to track her down, only to find that Catherine has lost her memory and has no recollection of anything that has happened.

LES TÉMOINS/WITNESSES (15) 2015 FRANCE DVD – £13.99 BLU RAY – £14.99
Young detective Sandra Winckler (Marie Dompnier) takes charge of a case linked to retired police.

LES TÉMOINS/WITNESSES SEASON 1 & 2 (15) FRANCE DVD – £27.99 BLU RAY – £19.99
All episodes from the French crime series

In French with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –

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JEAN-PIERRE MELVILLE COLLECTION out on Blu Ray

Jean-Pierre Melville CollectionJEAN-PIERRE MELVILLE COLLECTION (12) BLU RAY ONLY £65.99
Collection of six classic Jean-Pierre Melville films –
L’ARMEE DES OMBRES (12) 1969
Based on the Joseph Kessel novel the film is one of the greatest and the most authentic film portrayals of the French Resistance.
BOB LE FLAMBEUR (PG) 1972
Gallic take on the American film noir and cop movies.
LE CERCLE ROUGE (PG) 1970
French take on the American gangster film with Alain Delon playing a master thief and Yves Montand an alcoholic ex-cop.
LE DOULOS (12) 1963
Jean-Paul Belmondo stars as police informer in tribute to the 1940s gangster film.
LEON MORIN, PRETRE (PG) 1961
This most commercially successful film from Jean-Pierre Melville, depicts a love affair between an atheist (Emmanuele Riva) and a priest (Jean-Paul Belmondo) set against the backdrop of the French Occupation
UN FLIC (12) 1972
Deft thriller with Alain Delon and Catherine Deneuve.

In French with English subtitles

Special Features

Interactive Menus

Interviews: Volker Schlondorff (Assistant Director), Bernard Stora (Assistant Director), José Giovanni (Author), Florence Moncorgé-Gabin (Script Supervisor), Jean-François Delon (Assistant Director)

Other Documentary: ‘Master Class With Philippe Labro and Rémy Grumbach’, ‘Code Name Melville’, ‘L’armée des Ombres… le Dessous des Cartes’, ‘In the Mood for Melville’

DVD available to buy at –

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Swedish movie – BORG VS. MCENROE – out on dvd and Blu Ray

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BORG VS. MCENROE (15) 2017 SWEDEN PEDERSEN, JANUS METZ DVD – £9.99 BLU RAY – £15.99
Shia LaBeouf and Sverrir Gudnason star as tennis greats John McEnroe and Björn Borg in this biographical drama about the pair’s rivalry during the 1980 Wimbledon Championships.

With Borg on the cusp of winning his record-breaking fifth consecutive Wimbledon title a young, brash American emerges to challenge his dominance.

The pair’s contrasting styles, both on and off the court, make for a perfect rivalry enjoyed by the press and fans alike who fiercely await their eventual meeting in the tournament, a match which would go on to be regarded as one of the best of all time.

In Swedish with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –

http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/scandinavian-films-on-dvd

Norwegians War movie – KING’S CHOICE – out on dvd

Kings ChoiceTHE KING’S CHOICE (12) 2016 NORWAY POPPE , ERIK £16.99
April 1940, German ships appear in Norwegian waters and King Haakon VII  has to attempt to maintain Norwegian neutrality in World War Two.

The Germans claim to be there to protect the Norwegians from British aggression, but King Haakon VII fear the Nazis are planning to occupy the country.

In Norwegian  with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –

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Zambian film -I AM NOT A WITCH – issued on dvd

I Am Not a WitchI AM NOT A WITCH (12A) 2017 ZAMBIA RUNGANO, NYONI £12.99
This Zambian film contains elements of magical realist drama, deadpan satire and feminist allegory. Nine-year-old Zambian Shula is exiled to a witch camp after one of her fellow villagers claims she is a witch. At the camp local official decides she is his little witch and parades her around local TV stations, lining his pockets with any fees.

DVD available to buy at

http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/africa-middle-east-mediterranean-cinema-on-dvd

Guardian review – https://www.theguardian.com/film/2017/oct/22/i-am-not-a-witch-review-magical-surrealism-margaret-mulubwa-rungano-nyoni

 

 

Austria film- AMOUR FOU -released on dvd and Blu Ray

AMOUR FOUAMOUR FOU (12A) 2014 AUSTRIA HAUSNER, JESSICA DVD – £15.99 BLU RAY – £19.99

The film follows young German poet and dramatist Heinrich von Kleist while he tries to convince a friend’s wife to join him in a suicide pact as a means of escaping the inevitability of death.

After his cousin rejects his pact, Kleist meets Henriette, the wife of a business acquaintance.  Heinrich’s subsequent makes the same offer to Henriette.  However he is again rejected, until Henriette discovers she is suffering from a terminal illness.

In German with English subtitles.

GERMAN LANGUAGE PRESS KIT

PORTUGUESE FILM NOTES

TEACHING NOTES IN FRENCH

ENGLISH LANGUAGE PRESS KIT

In German with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –

http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/german-films-on-dvd