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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Yves Robert, 1990-91

£11.99

Must Watch Star

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

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

DVD

Claude Berri, 1986

£7.99

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

Milton Rosmer, Gerhard Lamprecht, 1931-35

£10.99

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

Abdellatif Kechiche, 2013

£9.99

Must Watch Star

Blue is the Warmest Colour

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

DVD

Francesco Rosi, 1963

£12.99

Must Watch Star

Le Mani sulla Cittą

Winner of the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival, Francesco Rosi's Le mani sulla cittą is on...

DVD+Blu-ray

Gilles Bourdos, 2012

£9.99

Must Watch Star

Renoir

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

DVD

Mikkel Nųrgaard, 2010

£9.99

Recommended Star

Klown

Based on the popular Danish sitcom Klovn, famed for its awkward, taboo-busting laughs, Klown foll...

DVD

Carlos Saura, 1976

£11.99

Must Watch Star

Crķa Cuervos

A moody, absorbing film, full of repressed passions and simmering unease, Carlos Saura's 1976 fil...

DVD+Blu-ray

Pablo Berger, 2012

£14.99

Must Watch Star

Blancanieves (Collector's Edition)

A Spanish black and white silent fantasy drama set in southern Spain in 1920s, Pa...

DVD

Emir Kusturica, 1988

£13.49

Must Watch Star

Time of the Gypsies

A vivd, magical, powerful film from Emir Kusturica, in which a young gypsy with telekinetic power...

DVD

Cate Shortland, 2012

£6.99

Recommended Star

Lore

Stranded with her younger siblings after their Nazi parents are imprisoned, Lore (Saskia Rosendah...

DVD

Akira Kurosawa, 1962

£19.99

Kurosawa Samurai Collection

The films of Akira Kurosawa, one of the cinema’s greatest auteurs, have had a pro...

DVD

Claude Sautet, 1960

£13.99

Recommended Star

Classe Tous Risques

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

DVD+Blu-ray

Andrzej Wajda, 2013

£12.99

Recommended Star

Walesa: Man of Hope

Legendary Polish filmmaker Andrzej Wajda tackles the story of another of his country’s legends — ...

DVD

Various (TV), 2013

£17.99

Recommended Star

Generation War

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

DVD

Jindrich Polįk, 1963

£11.99

Must Watch Star

Ikarie XB-1

Jindrich Polįk's pioneering and much-imitated feature is one of the cornerstones of contemporary ...

DVD

Pablo Larraķn, 2012

£11.99

Must Watch Star

NO

Based on real events, NO is the closing film in Pablo Larraķn’s award-winning trilogy exploring C...

DVD

Franēois Ozon, 2012

£6.99

Must Watch Star

In the House

Franēois Ozon's drama explores the relationship between a literature professor and the talented p...

DVD

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