Michael Haneke’s – HAPPY END – out on dvd and Blu Ray

Happy EndHAPPY END (15) 2016 FRANCE HANEKE, MICHAEL DVD – £12.99 BLU RAY – £15.99
Isabelle Huppert, Jean-Louis Trintignant and Mathieu Kassovitz star in a movie about the affluent upper-bourgeois Laurent family, a family with many skeletons in their closet.

In French with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –

http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/french-dvds

 

 

Vojtech Jasný’s film – ALL MY GOOD COUNTRYMEN – out on dvd

All My Good CountrymenALL MY GOOD COUNTRYMEN (15) 1969 CZECHOSLOVAKIA JASNÝ, VOJTECH £12.99

Cannes award winning film set among the interwoven lives of Moravian villagers
following the 1948 socialization of Czechoslovakia. Director Vojtech Jasný is seen as the spiritual father of the Czech New Wave and the film was banned in Czechoslovakia after the
Soviet invasion.

The influence of All my Good Countrymen can be seen in Edgar Reitz’s Heimat and Michael Haneke’s The White Ribbon.

In Czech with English subtitles

DVD available to buy – http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/russian-and-eastern-european-films-on-dvd

Michael Haneke’s award winning film – AMOUR – gets a UK dvd release

 Amour AMOUR (12A) 2012 FRANCE        HANEKE, MICHAEL    £15.99
Drama exploring death, ageing and the fear of loss. Anne and George (Emmanuelle Riva and Jean-Louis Trintignant) are a couple in their 80s who are enjoying their retirement, but that changes when, after an operation following a stroke, Anne is left wheelchair-bound and paralysed. Although she expresses her wish to die, even going so far as to make an attempt at taking her own life, George tries to remind her of the beauty and worth of life itself and the love that they share for each other.  BLU RAY £19.99

ENGLISH SCREENPLAY AT – http://www.sonyclassics.com/awards-information/amour_screenplay.pdf

Sight and Sound review – http://www.bfi.org.uk/news-opinion/sight-sound-magazine/reviews-recommendations/film-week-amour

DVD available at – http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/french-dvds