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.
Claude Berri, 1986
A pairing of Claude Berri's two famed adaptations from Marcel Pagnol's story of g...
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...
Yves Robert, 1990-91
A pairing of Yves Robert's glorious Provencal films...
Milton Rosmer, Gerhard Lamprecht, 1931-35
When young Emil is sent to Berlin by his mother, the money he is carrying to give...
Luchino Visconti, 1963
Against a dramatic 19th century backdrop of radical Italian Nationalism, Luchino Visconti’s maste...
Georges Franju, 1960
Guilt-ridden after recklessly crashing his car and leaving his daughter (Edith Sc...
Edgar Reitz, 1984
Five years in the making, Heimat is one of the most compelling and highly praised...
Philipp Kadelbach, 2013
A groundbreaking German TV drama, Generation War depicts the lives of five German friends from 19...
Marcel Carne, 1945
Les Enfants du Paradis is simply one of the most celebrated films in cinema histo...
Joseph Vilsmaier, 1992
Set in 1943 when the Nazi Germans lost 350,000 soldiers while the Russians lost t...
Margarethe Von Trotta, 2012
Barbara Sukowa stars as the German-American political theorist Hannah Arendt, who caused a storm ...