World Cinema has, well, a world of film to offer you. English language films are all well and good but to enjoy the full wealth and variety of cinema you need broad horizons. Here you'll find all our World Cinema films organised by country and region, each with an introduction and recommended DVDs.
Yves Robert, 1990-91
A pairing of Yves Robert's glorious Provencal films...
Paolo Sorrentino, 2013
Beautiful, enthralling virtuoso filmmaking from writer/director Paolo Sorrentino (Il Divo, The Co...
Claude Sautet, 1960
Highly rated by Jean-Pierre Melville, Robert Bresson and Bertrand Tavernier, and described as the...
Werner Herzog, 1967-87
An impressive box set containing eighteen of the inimitable director's films, wit...
Milton Rosmer, Gerhard Lamprecht, 1931-35
When young Emil is sent to Berlin by his mother, the money he is carrying to give...
Federico Fellini, 1960
One of the most influential movies of all time, universally acclaimed by critics, filmmakers and ...
Luchino Visconti, 1963
Against a dramatic 19th century backdrop of radical Italian Nationalism, Luchino Visconti’s maste...
Gilles Bourdos, 2012
A flame-haired teenager captivates the lives of the famous painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir and his ...
Walerian Borowczyk, 1971
One of the greatest of all medieval films, not least for its utterly distinctive realisation of a...
Philippe Le Guay, 2013
A warm, witty and likeable French comedy about two arrogant yet affable middle-aged men, Cycling ...
Chris Marker, 1962; 1983
Two wonderful films from Chris Marker that have the workings of memory as their starting point - ...
Akira Kurosawa, 1954-62
The films of Akira Kurosawa, one of the cinema’s greatest auteurs, have had a pro...