Criterion releases a new 4K restoration of director Antonioni’s breakthrough film L’avventura that defined this genre for the many new wave films that followed in its wake.
The hit Italian organized crime drama Gomorrah redefines the drama, is gorgeously filmed, and will keep you glued to the TV.
La Dolce Vita is a landmark film with a terrific cast led by the iconic filmmaker Federico Fellini that exposes the seamier side of Roman society in the 1960s.
A visually powerful yet coldly distant look at post–war corruption in Rome from Francesco Rosi
Terraferma is a gorgeously captured film that doesn’t quite get its intended point across.
Shoah, the Holocaust, is Claude Lanzmann’s epic rendering of the horror of the Nazi death camps, recalled by survivors, bystanders, and perpetrators. This nearly 10-hour set of four films took 11 years to complete and stands apart from any previous or subsequent efforts to tell the tragic story of man’s inhumanity to man.
Sex and religion intertwine in Pasolini’s unsentimental, controversial, and complex Theorem (Teorema), arriving in a smashing restoration from the BFI.
Mario Bava’s gruesome 1972 genre classic is one you won’t want to watch alone in the dark.
Mario Bava’s cult classic, The House of Exorcism, arrives in its original, unreleased version, Lisa and the Devil, from Arrow Films, with an underwhelming transfer, but a feature-rich package.
Mario Bava’s classic 1960 Italian Gothic horror film starring “scream Queen” Barbara Steele arrives in strong, feature-rich Blu-ray edition from Arrow Films.