World Cinema

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.

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Pawel Pawlikowski, 2013

£9.99

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Ida

Pawel Pawlikowski directs this award-winning Polish drama set in a convent in the 1960s. When Ann...

DVD

Ingmar Bergman, 1966

£8.99

Persona

Persona is for many Bergman's finest moment. In it, he explores the tense, competitive relationsh...

DVD

Dario Argento, 1970

£12.99

The Bird With the Crystal Plumage

Dario Argento made his directorial debut with The Bird with the Crystal Plumage, ...

Blu-ray

Jean-Luc Godard, 1963

£10.99

Le Mepris

Le Mepris is a stately, elegant and seductive tale of ideals and compromise. Fritz Lang wants to ...

DVD

Paolo Sorrentino, 2001-13

£30.99

Five Films by Paolo Sorrentino

Five films from the Italian director: The Great Beauty (2013), Il Divo (2008), Th...

DVD

Francesco Rosi, 1984

£11.99

Recommended Star

Carmen

A sumptuously beautiful film adaptation of Bizet's dramatic opera starring Placido Domingo, Julia...

DVD

Claude Berri, 1986

£9.99

Recommended Star

Jean de Florette / Manon des Sources

A pairing of Claude Berri's two famed adaptations from Marcel Pagnol's story of g...

DVD

Robert Bresson, 1959

£8.99

Recommended Star

Pickpocket

An undisputed masterpiece of cinema from Robert Bresson in which a young man is driven by his sel...

DVD

Andrey Zvyagintsev, 2014

£14.99

Must Watch Star

Leviathan

Andrey Zvyagintsev directs this critically-acclaimed Academy Award-nominated Russian drama. Set i...

DVD

François Truffaut, 1983

£30.99

Must Watch Star

The François Truffaut Collection

Collection of eight films directed by François Truffaut. In 'Shoot the Pianist' (...

Blu-ray

Michelangelo Antonioni, 1960

£6.66

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L'Avventura

The landmark first film in a loose trilogy which also comprises La Notte and L'Eclisse. A woman g...

DVD

Abdellatif Kechiche, 2013

£6.66

Must Watch Star

Blue is the Warmest Colour

Blue is the Warmest Colour - directed by Abdellatif Kechiche (Couscous) and based...

DVD

Roberto Rossellini, 1949

£9.99

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Stromboli

Roberto Rossellini's 1950 classic of neo-realism, Stromboli stars Ingrid Bergman as Karin, a disp...

DVD

Jacques Tati, 1971

£15.99

Trafic

Trafic was Jacques Tati's final outing as the bumbling, amiable Monsieur Hulot, one of cinema’s m...

DVD

Grigori Kozintsev, 1964

£6.66

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Hamlet (Kozintsev, 1964)

Grigori Kozintsev's renowned Soviet production of Hamlet ranks among the finest a...

DVD

Jules Dassin, 1955

£8.99

Must Watch Star

Rififi

Jules Dassin's classic French film noir, acknowledged as the inspiration for many modern-day crim...

DVD

Edgar Reitz, 1984

£27.99

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Heimat: A Chronicle of Germany

Five years in the making, Heimat is one of the most compelling and highly praised...

DVD

Haifaa Al-Mansour, 2012

£11.99

Must Watch Star

Wadjda

A rebellious Saudi Arabian girl hatches a plan to get her hands on the bicycle she craves in Wadj...

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