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  • * Autobiography Of Miss Jane Pittman, The (TV)

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    * Autobiography Of Miss Jane Pittman, The (TV)

    1974, Tyson, Cicely; Murphy, Michael; Dysart, Richard

    Adapting the novel by Ernest J Gaines, this is considered by some to be one of the best ever made-for-TV films...

  • * Ghost Stories For Christmas: 6DVD Set (BBC) (BFI)

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    * Ghost Stories For Christmas: 6DVD Set (BBC) (BFI)

    '68+, Various

    Collection of ghost stories adapted by the BBC. In 'Whistle and I'll Come to You' (1968) Michael Hordern pl...

  • * Hourglass Sanitorium, The (Restored) (MrBongoFilms)

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    * Hourglass Sanitorium, The (Restored) (MrBongoFilms)

    1973, Nowicki, Jan; Kondrat, Tadeusz; Orska, Irena

    The Hour-Glass Sanitorium is an adaptation of Bruno Schulz’s story collection ‘Sanitorium Under the Sign of th...

  • Age Of Kings, An: 5DVD Set (TV)

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    Age Of Kings, An: 5DVD Set (TV)

    1960, Dench, Judi; Connery, Sean; Garnett, Tony

    An Age of Kings is BBC Television's compelling 15-episode production from 1960 of William Shakespeare’s great ...

  • Alice (Svankmajer): 2Disc [Blu-ray & DVD]

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    Alice (Svankmajer): 2Disc [Blu-ray & DVD]

    1988, Animation with Kristyna Kohoutova

    Dual format package, including both DVD and Blu-ray of the title [This high definition Blu-ray disc must be...

  • Antena, La (aka The Aerial)

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    Antena, La (aka The Aerial)

    2007, Urdapilleta, Alejandro; Bertuccelli, Valeria

    A uniquely visualized tale of a city in a mythical future where all the inhabitants have had their voices stol...

  • Bandit Queen

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    Bandit Queen

    1994, Biswas, Seema; Pandey, Nirmal; Bajpai, Manoj

    Her name was Phoolan Devi, the Goddess of Flowers. She was India's most infamous outlaw, kidnapper, murderer a...

  • Betty Blue: 2DVD (Directors Cut)

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    Betty Blue: 2DVD (Directors Cut)

    1986, Dalle, Beatrice; Anglade, Jean-Hughes

    Betty (Beatrice Dalle) and Zorg (Jean-Hugues Anglade) have a passionate, if somewhat unconventional relationsh...

  • British Transport Films: 18DVD Complete Box Set (BFI)

    £64.99 RRP: £99.99 Save: £35.00

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    British Transport Films: 18DVD Complete Box Set (BFI)

    '49+, Documentary

    This impressive 18-disc box set collects all nine volumes of the BFI's celebrated British Transport Films DVD ...

  • Carmen: 2DVD (1984)

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    Carmen: 2DVD (1984)

    1984, Domingo, Placido; Migenes-Johnson, Julia; Raimondi, Ruggero

    The heat and passion of Bizet’s opera Carmen is brought to life as never before in Francesco Rosi’s definitive...

  • Colour Of Pomegranates, The

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    Colour Of Pomegranates, The

    1969, Chiaureli, Sofiko; Galestyan, V

    Critically-acclaimed Russian arthouse feature from the Soviet era. The film covers the life of the 18th cen...

  • Cycling With Moliere (ArtificialEye)

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    Cycling With Moliere (ArtificialEye)

    2013, Luchini, Fabrice; Wilson, Lambert

    Comic French drama directed by Philippe Le Guay and starring Fabrice Luchini and Lambert Wilson. World-wear...

  • Deep, The (2012)

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    Deep, The (2012)

    2012, Olafsson, Olafu Darri; Johannsson, Johann

    Baltasar Kormákur directs this Icelandic drama, based loosely on real events, in which a fisherman endeavours ...

  • Film Noir Classics: 4DVD (BFI)

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    Film Noir Classics: 4DVD (BFI)

    '45+, Andrews, Dana; Tierney, Gene

    Collection of four original film noir classics. Otto Preminger directs 'Fallen Angel' (1945) in which Dana ...

  • From The Sea To The Land Beyond (BFI)

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    From The Sea To The Land Beyond (BFI)

    2012, Documentary

    This fascinating and moving film by award-winning director Penny Woolcock is a lyrical portrait of Britain's c...

  • Gloire de mon Pere, La / Chateau de ma Mere, Le: 2DVD Restored Edn.

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    Gloire de mon Pere, La / Chateau de ma Mere, Le: 2DVD Restored Edn.

    1990, Cauberre, Philippe; Timmerman, Julie; Ciamaca, Julien

    Double bill of French films based on the autobiographical novels by Marcel Pagnol. 'La Gloire De Mon Pčre' ...

  • Heimat 1: Chronicle Of Germany: 6DVD Set

    £44.99 RRP: £69.99 Save: £25.00

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    Heimat 1: Chronicle Of Germany: 6DVD Set

    1984, Lesch, Michael; Breuer, Marita; Bredel, Gertrud

    Highly acclaimed eleven-part series directed by Edgar Reitz, originally produced for German television over a ...

  • Lets Get Lost

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    Lets Get Lost

    1988, Documentary

    Photographer/filmmaker Bruce Weber's Academy Award nominated film about the late jazz great Chet Baker. Follow...

  • Lunchbox, The (ArtificialEye)

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    Lunchbox, The (ArtificialEye)

    2013, Khan, Irrfan; Kaur, Imrat

    Hindi romantic drama directed by Ritesh Batra and starring Irrfan Khan and Nimrat Kaur. Khan plays Saajan, ...

  • Persona

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    Persona

    1966, Andersson, Bibi; Ullmann, Liv

    Study of womanhood and identity, featuring two of Ingmar Bergman's greatest leading ladies, Liv Ullmann and Bi...

  • Phantom Of The Opera, The: 3Disc [Blu-ray & DVD] (BFI)

    £10.99 RRP: £22.99 Save: £12.00

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    Phantom Of The Opera, The: 3Disc [Blu-ray & DVD] (BFI)

    1925, Chaney, Lon; Philbin, Mary

    This dual-format set includes both DVD and Blu-ray discs [The high definition Blu-ray disc must be viewed o...

  • Radio On (BFI)

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    Radio On (BFI)

    1979, Beames, David; Kreuzer, Lisa; Ratcliff, Sandy

    A haunting blend of edgy mystery story and existential road movie, crammed with eerie evocations of English la...

  • Red Balloon, The / White Mane

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    Red Balloon, The / White Mane

    '52+, Lamorisse, Pascal; Emery, Alain

    The Red Balloon is the Oscar-winning, Cannes Palme D'Or (short) winning and critically acclaimed fantasy short...

  • Reiniger, Lotte: The Fairy Tale Films: 2DVD (BFI)

    £9.99 RRP: £19.99 Save: £10.00

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    Reiniger, Lotte: The Fairy Tale Films: 2DVD (BFI)

    '22+, Animations

    Lotte Reiniger was one of the twentieth century’s major animation artists, pioneering a unique and distinctive...

  • Sacrifice, The (ArtificialEye)

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    Sacrifice, The (ArtificialEye)

    1986, Josephson, Erland; Fleetwood, Susan

    Andrei Tarkovsky's final film, which won a special Jury Prize at Cannes in 1986. On an isolated Swedish isl...

  • Saragossa Manuscript, The (Restored) (MrBongoFilms)

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    Saragossa Manuscript, The (Restored) (MrBongoFilms)

    1964, Cybulski, Zbigniew; Opalinski, Kazimierz

    In the Napoleonic wars, an officer finds an old book that relates his grandfather's story, Alfons van Worden, ...

  • Shakespeare: Animated Tales: 3DVD

    £9.99 RRP: £29.99 Save: £20.00

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    Shakespeare: Animated Tales: 3DVD

    1992, Animation

    Renowned author and Shakespeare scholar Leon Garfield adapts twelve thirty-minute plays, abridged and animated...

  • Svankmajer, Jan: Shorts 1964-92: 3DVD (BFI)

    £15.99 RRP: £29.99 Save: £14.00

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    Svankmajer, Jan: Shorts 1964-92: 3DVD (BFI)

    '64+, (Animation)

    The most comprehensive collection of the works of legendary Czech animation master, Jan Svankmajer, whose surr...

  • Tess: 2Disc [Blu-ray & DVD] (BFI)

    £10.99 RRP: £19.99 Save: £9.00

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    Tess: 2Disc [Blu-ray & DVD] (BFI)

    1979, Kinski, Nastassia; Lawson, Leigh; Firth, Peter

    This dual-format set includes both DVD and Blu-ray discs [The high definition Blu-ray disc must be viewed o...

  • War Requiem

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    War Requiem

    1988, Parker, Nathaniel; Swinton, Tilda; Olivier, Laurence

    Derek Jarman creates a visual evocation of the legendary original recording of Benjamin Britten’s choral maste...

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  • Red Shift (BFI)

    Red Shift (BFI)

    1978, Petcher, Stephen; Dunlop, Leslie; Bolton, Charles

    Spanning three separate time periods, Red Shift tells the story of three troubled young men one in Roman Britain, one in the English Civil War and one in the 1970s all of whom are haunted by each others memories, and are connected through a...

    £16.99 RRP: £19.99 Save: £3.00

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    (2014, Favreau, Jon; Vergara, Sofia; Hoffman, Dustin)

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    Human Capital

    (2013, Gifuni, Fabrizio; Bruni Tedeschi, Valeria; Bentivoglio, Fabrizio)

  • Promised Land, The

    Promised Land, The

    (1975, Olbrychski, Daniel; Nehrebecka, Anna; Pszoniak, Wojciech)

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    Walesa

    (2013, Wieckiwicz, Robert; Grochowska, Agnieszka)