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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Claude Berri, 1986

£16.99

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

Paolo Sorrentino, 2013

£11.49

Must Watch Star

The Great Beauty

Beautiful, enthralling virtuoso filmmaking from writer/director Paolo Sorrentino (Il Divo, The Co...

DVD

Abdellatif Kechiche, 2013

£11.49

Must Watch Star

Blue is the Warmest Colour

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

DVD

Claude Sautet, 1960

£16.99

Recommended Star

Classe Tous Risques

Highly rated by Jean-Pierre Melville, Robert Bresson and Bertrand Tavernier, and described as the...

DVD+Blu-ray

Yves Robert, 1990-91

£11.49

Must Watch Star

La Gloire de Mon Pere / Le Chateau de Ma Mere (Restored)

A pairing of Yves Robert's glorious Provencal films...

DVD

Federico Fellini, 1960

£11.49

Recommended Star

La Dolce Vita

One of the most influential movies of all time, universally acclaimed by critics, filmmakers and ...

DVD

Milton Rosmer, Gerhard Lamprecht, 1931-35

£16.99

Recommended Star

Emil and the Detectives (1931 & 1935)

When young Emil is sent to Berlin by his mother, the money he is carrying to give...

DVD

Luchino Visconti, 1963

£16.99

Recommended Star

The Leopard

Against a dramatic 19th century backdrop of radical Italian Nationalism, Luchino Visconti’s maste...

DVD

Chris Marker, 1962; 1983

£10.99

La Jetee / Sans Soleil

Two wonderful films from Chris Marker that have the workings of memory as their starting point - ...

DVD

Georges Franju, 1960

£15.99

Recommended Star

Les Yeux Sans Visage (Limited Edition)

Guilt-ridden after recklessly crashing his car and leaving his daughter (Edith Sc...

DVD+Blu-ray

Edgar Reitz, 1984

£32.49

Recommended Star

Heimat: A Chronicle of Germany

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

DVD

François Ozon, 2013

£16.99

Must Watch Star

Jeune & Jolie

A provocative drama written and directed by François Ozon, Jeune & Jolie writes follows a year in...

DVD

Philipp Kadelbach, 2013

£15.99

Recommended Star

Generation War

A groundbreaking German TV drama, Generation War depicts the lives of five German friends from 19...

DVD

Marcel Carne, 1945

£7.99

Must Watch Star

Les Enfants du Paradis (Restored)

Les Enfants du Paradis is simply one of the most celebrated films in cinema histo...

DVD

Haifaa Al-Mansour, 2012

£15.99

Must Watch Star

Wadjda

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

DVD

Joseph Vilsmaier, 1992

£9.99

Recommended Star

Stalingrad (20th Anniversary Edition)

Set in 1943 when the Nazi Germans lost 350,000 soldiers while the Russians lost t...

DVD

Margarethe Von Trotta, 2012

£15.99

Recommended Star

Hannah Arendt

Barbara Sukowa stars as the German-American political theorist Hannah Arendt, who caused a storm ...

DVD

Gilles Bourdos, 2012

£10.99

Must Watch Star

Renoir

A flame-haired teenager captivates the lives of the famous painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir and his ...

DVD

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