The latest world cinema and DVD reviews featured in the new issue
Are you a film buff? We’ve collected trailers from all the world cinema reviews in our current issue of Songlines (March, #98).
French director Claire Denis (Chocolat and White Material) returns with a complex drama featuring Vincent Lindon.
The colourful debut from Australian director Kim Mordaunt is an entertaining film about life in the rural jungles of Laos.
Martin Scorsese Presents: World Cinema Foundation Volume One
In an effort to preserve and restore classic world cinema films before they are lost, Scorsese’s World Cinema Foundation has released it’s first volume of three films – Trances (see clip below), Dry Summer and Revenge.
This excellent documentary tells the story of Muscles Shoals, Alabama, the R&B capital of the American South.
The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
Fifty years on and this classic musical of French cinema history has been restored and released.