The Blue Angel Review

A cleaner pulls up a blind to reveal a poster for The Blue Angel. So starts Josef von Sternberg's film which was advertised in much the same way: with Marlene Dietrich's Lola Lola writ large in stockings and fr... Read More...

Heimat Blu Ray review

Edger Reitz masterful saga is a classic series that thanks to this restoration, comes anew into a world that has lived passed these moments but has never really moved from them. The Simon family have been a fix... Read More...

Der Todesking Blu Ray Review

Agent Provocateur Jorg Buttgereit films find their zenith with this feast of horrors and harsh commentaries. A film that decomposes as we watch it. A series of letters sent out to a group of people telling ... Read More...

Alice in the Cities Dual review

Wim Wenders film explores the immigrants view living in a timely release of this bold film. Philip Winter is at the edge of America. He is documenting its life, surrounds and its reality but cant seem to captur... Read More...

Lola Blu-ray Review

“Lola, L-O-L-A, Lola” The year is 1957 and in a small West German town Lola (Barbara Sukowa) is the star turn at “Villa Frank”, a brothel making the most of the booming economy. Bathed in red and blue light Lo... Read More...

Free Fall DVD Review

Stephan Lacant examines the German police force as one of those last bastions where a form of close-minded masculinity continues to breed. Femininity is barely accepted but homosexuality is not mentioned even i... Read More...