❉ Giuseppe Tornatore’s paean to the transformative effects of cinema has lost none of its power.
❉ Matt Barber on two films from the Italian filmmaker, released this month on Blu-ray.
❉ A triumphant last hurrah of the French crime drama cycle, starring Alain Delon, makes its 4K UHD debut.
❉ Watching now during the pandemic, #Koyaanisqatsi’s imagery and tone is cuttingly relevant.
❉ ‘Rochefort’ is a grand confection, a stylised and colourful fantasy, writes Matt Barber.
❉ Matt Barber on a humane and deeply sensitive film.
❉ “Buñuel is expertly slicing through polite society and displaying what lies beneath the surface”.
❉ Big Finish’s first Shakespeare adaptation is a full-cast audio production of Shakespeare’s most famous play.
❉ A brutal, witty, slice of social realism that deconstructs Thatcherism, identity and the notion of society.
❉ Fellini’s La Strada sowed the seeds for his later, more extravagant films.