Ian McKellen plays Shakespeare’s despotic Richard III in this 1995 film adaptation filled with 20th Century fascist symbolism in what is a gorgeous restoration on Blu-ray +DVD Combo from the BFI.
1991 Chinese cinema epic ‘Farewell My Concubine’ arrives in a barebones Blu-ray Combo pack from the BFI.
Abel Ferrara’s dreamlike film about Pier Paolo Pasolini’s final tragic day alive, Pasolini, is available now on Blu-ray from BFI.
Godard’s stunning study on a woman’s struggle in a man’s world in 12 parts, Vivre sa vie is brought to Blu-ray by the BFI.
The Roberto Rossellini Ingrid Bergman Blu-ray Collection from the BFI charts three of the couple’s films concerning turbulent marriages that would go on to influence generations of filmmakers.
Back to 1942 (一九四二) is a beautifully filmed epic that tells the story of China’s devastating wartime famine in Henan.
Nuclear paranoia permeates the 1961 British sci-fi classic The Day the Earth Caught Fire, back in a 4K restoration on Blu-ray from the BFI.
The original cinematic version of Hemingway’s war romance A Farewell to Arms gets a strong HD release on Blu-ray from the BFI
The Kurosawa Samurai Collection from the BFI brings together four of the auteur’s finest chambara films masterfully restored by Toho.
The Werner Herzog Collection from the BFI offers a perfect opportunity to familiarize oneself with this latter-day auteur.