❉ Emerging onto Blu Ray for the very first time David Weisman and John Palmer’s Ciao! Manhattan is an odd, fragmentary, fitfully impressive patchwork quilt of a movie.
❉ Dual Format Edition (DVD/Blu-ray) release on 24 July 2017.
❉ Darren Dutton is director and co-creator of Big Field, which returns to BBC Three today.
❉ This week, Matthew Sweet on eating macaroons with Olivia de Havilland and being insulted by Tom Baker.
❉ “Cinema like this must be FELT as well as witnessed.” We report back from the BFI’s exclusive media preview of the restoration of Abel Gance’s silent epic, out this month.
❉ See the newly-created trailer for the BFI’s forthcoming cinema release of Abel Gance’s ‘Napoleon’