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First Look Review - WIDOW OF SILENCE

In Kashmir, a Muslim widow gets involved in a conflict when she tries to get her husband's death certificate. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Movies, World cinema, Kashmir, First Look, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, By Musanna Ahmed


New UK Trailer and Poster for Italian Crime Drama PIRANHAS

The Naples set thriller comes to UK Digital in July. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Images, Video, Movies, World cinema, Naples, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, UK Digital


New Release Review [Digital] - FAMILY ROMANCE, LLC

A man is hired to pose as the long lost father of a 12-year-old girl. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Movies, Digital, World cinema, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, By Eric Hillis


New to DVD/Blu-Ray - EMA

A dancer takes extreme measures to be reunited with her adopted son. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Movies, World cinema, Dvd, Bluray, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, By Eric Hillis, Blu Ray EMA


20 Acclaimed Filmmakers From Around the World Join Together for Netflix Quarantine Anthology HOMEMADE [Trailer]

The anthology featured shorts filmed by some of the world's most acclaimed filmmakers while in lockdown. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Video, Movies, Netflix, World cinema, New Releases, The Movie Waffler


Win Pablo Larraín’s EMA on Blu-Ray

We've got three blu-rays of the Chilean auteur's latest acclaimed drama to give away. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Giveaways, Movies, World cinema, Blu Ray, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, Pablo Larrain


New Release Review [Netflix] - WASP NETWORK

In '90s Florida, Cuban spies infiltrate anti-Castro groups. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Florida, Movies, Netflix, World cinema, Castro, Vod, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, By Eric Hillis


New UK Trailer and Poster for SXSW Winner ALICE

Josephine Mackerras's award-winning directorial debut comes to UK VOD in July. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Images, Video, UK, Movies, World cinema, Alice, Sxsw, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, Josephine Mackerras


Video Explores the Significance of Ozu’s Vase

A new video essay looks at one of cinema's most famous inanimate objects. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Video, Movies, World cinema, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, Ozu


Werner Herzog: 'I'm fascinated by trash TV. The poet must not avert his eyes'

At 77 and holed up in lockdown, the veteran director and latterday actor shows no signs of slowing down or accepting any limitationsThe digital world, what a fabulous place, Werner Herzog declares from his home in Los Angeles. Fraught with danger. Filled with possibility. It is thanks to digital that he can stream his films to audiences in Africa and Asia, despite the fact that the theatres are closed. It is thanks to digital that he can receive an email from a student in Missoula, Montana and r...
Tags: Asia, Film, Africa, Los Angeles, Culture, World cinema, Skype, Napoleon, Werner Herzog, Herzog, Elba, Missoula Montana


Sherry Hormann’s A REGULAR WOMAN Gives Voice to a Victim [Trailer/Poster]

The German drama tells the story of a real life honour killing. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Images, Video, Movies, World cinema, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, Sherry Hormann


New Release Review [VOD] - EXIT PLAN

Diagnosed with a fatal brain tumour, an insurance investigator checks into an assisted suicide facility. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Movies, World cinema, Vod, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, By Eric Hillis


New to MUBI - REDOUBTABLE

Chronicle of the doomed marriage of filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard and actress Anne Wiazemsky. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Movies, World cinema, Mubi, Vod, Jean Luc Godard, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, By Eric Hillis, Anne Wiazemsky Read


Netflix Release New Trailer for Olivier Assayas’s WASP NETWORK, Starring Edgar Ramírez and Penelope Cruz

New trailer for Netflix's upcoming political thriller. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Video, Movies, Netflix, World cinema, Penélope Cruz, Olivier Assayas, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, Edgar Ramírez


'The older I get, the less I fear': meet the Italian Larry David

A decade after his two much-loved comedies about the vicissitudes of ageing, director Gianni Di Gregorio explains why, against his own expectations, he had to make anotherIn 2000, after a decade of caring for his ailing mother in her large flat in Rome, Gianni Di Gregorio wrote a comedy about a bloke called Gianni who looks after his 93-year-old mother in a large flat in Rome. No one was interested in the story, in which the unemployed bachelor ends up running around after a cohort of old ladies...
Tags: Europe, Family, Comedy, Science, Film, Life and style, World news, Rome, Culture, Italy, World cinema, Ageing, Larry David, Gianni, Drama films, Comedy films


Blu-Ray Review - AMERICA AS SEEN BY A FRENCHMAN

A French film crew captures the oddities and absurdities of mid 20th century America. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Movies, Documentaries, World cinema, Bluray, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, By Eric Hillis, Retro Reviews, Blu Ray Review AMERICA


First Trailer for Thomas Vinterberg’s ANOTHER ROUND, Starring Mads Mikkelsen

First look at Vinterberg's booze-fuelled comedy. [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Video, Movies, World cinema, Thomas Vinterberg, Vinterberg, Mads Mikkelsen, New Releases, The Movie Waffler


First Teaser for Francois Ozon’s ÉTÉ 85 Takes Us Back to the 1980s [Plus Full Cannes 2020 Lineup]

First look at the latest from the prolific French filmmaker. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Video, Movies, World cinema, Francois Ozon, New Releases, The Movie Waffler


New to Digital/DVD/Blu-Ray - PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE

In 18th century France, an artist is tasked with painting a secret portrait of a young noblewoman. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Movies, France, Digital, World cinema, Dvd, Bluray, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, By Eric Hillis


New To MUBI - WOMAN AT WAR

A woman declares war on the local aluminum industry to protect the highlands of Iceland, but her situation could change when a long-forgotten application for adoption is approved. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Movies, World cinema, Iceland, Mubi, Vod, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, By Musanna Ahmed


UK Trailer and Poster Unveiled for Austrian Psychological Thriller THE GROUND BENEATH MY FEET

Marie Kreutzer's thriller comes to UK VOD in June. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Images, Video, UK, Movies, World cinema, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, Marie Kreutzer


New Trailer and Artwork for Hungarian Horror THE WHISPERING MAN

New trailer for the found footage thriller for Hungary. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Images, Video, Movies, Horror, Hungary, World cinema, New Releases, The Movie Waffler


New Release Review [Curzon Home Cinema] - ONLY THE ANIMALS

A group of strangers on two separate continents share a connection to the disappearance of a woman in rural France. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Movies, France, World cinema, Vod, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, By Eric Hillis, Curzon Home Cinema


'They're behaving as capitalists': the film inspired by Iceland's farming stranglehold

His wry parable Rams won acclaim at Cannes, but for his new film The County, Grímur Hákonarson delves into a shady world of farming co-operatives‘The majority of people there support the co-operative, and if they found out we were criticising it, there might have been more complications.” Iceland’s buzziest director, Grímur Hákonarson, is talking about how he decided where to shoot his new film, The County. The shady agricultural co-operative it depicts was not completely fictional, he admits, s...
Tags: Europe, Film, Environment, World news, Culture, Farming, World cinema, Iceland, Cannes, Grimur Hakonarson, Hakonarson, Drama films, Skagafjördur


New to VOD - A HIDDEN LIFE

Austrian farmer Franz Jägerstätter faces the threat of execution for refusing to fight for the Nazis during World War II. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Movies, Nazis, World cinema, Vod, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, By Musanna Ahmed, Franz Jagerstatter


New to DVD - FIRE WILL COME

Released from prison, an arsonist makes a troubled return to his village. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Movies, World cinema, Dvd, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, By Benjamin Poole


WOMAN AT WAR, Ida Lupino and Ariane Labed’s Directorial Debut Coming to MUBI UK in June

MUBI UK have announced their June line-up. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: UK, Movies, Previews, World cinema, Mubi, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, Ida Lupino, Ariane Labed


Michel Piccoli, renowned French acting veteran, dies aged 94

Actor best known for his collaborations with Luis Bunuel and other major directors was a stalwart of French art cinemaMichel Piccoli, the veteran French actor renowned for a string of celebrated performances for directors such as Luis Bunuel, Jean Luc Godard and Louis Malle, has died aged 94. It was reported by AFP, who said that his family had announced the news, but no cause of death was given. Related: Film: The French connection Continue reading...
Tags: Europe, Film, France, World news, Culture, World cinema, Jean-luc Godard, Afp, Michel Piccoli, Louis Malle, Luis Buñuel, Piccoli, Luis Bunuel Jean Luc Godard


New to Netflix - MONOS

In a Latin-American nation, a group of child soldiers guard an American prisoner. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Movies, Netflix, World cinema, Vod, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, By Musanna Ahmed, Netflix MONOS


Blu-Ray Review - THE SPECIALISTS

A gunslinger seeks vengeance for the lynching of his brother. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
Tags: Movies, World cinema, Bluray, New Releases, The Movie Waffler, By Eric Hillis, Blu Ray Review, Retro Reviews