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8 1/2
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directed by Federico Fellini, 1920-1993; designed by Piero Gherardi, 1909-1971; produced by Angelo Rizzoli, 1889-1970, Francinex and Cineriz; performed by Anouk Aimée, 1932-, Claudia Cardinale, 1938- and Marcello Mastroianni, 1924-1996 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1963), 2 hours 19 mins,
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Marcello Mastroianni plays Guido Anselmi, a director whose new project is collapsing around him, along with his life. One of the greatest films about film ever made, Federico Fellini's 8 1/2 (Otto e mezzo) turns one man's artistic crisis into a grand epic of the cinema. An early working title for 8 1/2 was The Bea...
directed by Federico Fellini, 1920-1993; designed by Piero Gherardi, 1909-1971; produced by Angelo Rizzoli, 1889-1970, Francinex and Cineriz; performed by Anouk Aimée, 1932-, Claudia Cardinale, 1938- and Marcello Mastroianni, 1924-1996 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1963), 2 hours 19 mins,
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The Battle of Algiers
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directed by Gillo Pontecorvo, 1919-2006; designed by Giovanni Axerio; produced by Antonio Musu, 1916-1979 and Yacef Saadi; performed by Yacef Saadi, Jean Martin, 1922-2009 and Brahim Hadjadj, 1934-1996 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1966), 2 hours 2 mins
One of the most influential political films in history, The Battle of Algiers, by Gillo Pontecorvo, vividly re-creates a key year in the tumultuous Algerian struggle for independence from the occupying French in the 1950s. As violence escalates on both sides, children shoot soldiers at point-blank range, women pla...
directed by Gillo Pontecorvo, 1919-2006; designed by Giovanni Axerio; produced by Antonio Musu, 1916-1979 and Yacef Saadi; performed by Yacef Saadi, Jean Martin, 1922-2009 and Brahim Hadjadj, 1934-1996 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1966), 2 hours 2 mins
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Black Orpheus
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directed by Marcel Camus, 1912-1982; produced by Sacha Gordine, 1910-1968; performed by Fausto Guerzoni, 1904-1967, Marcel Camus, 1912-1982, Marpessa Dawn, 1934-2008 and Breno Mello, 1931-2008 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1959), 1 hour 48 mins
Winner of both the Academy Award for best foreign-language film and the Cannes Film Festival’s Palme d’Or, Marcel Camus’ Black Orpheus (Orfeu negro) brings the ancient Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice to the twentieth-century madness of Carnival in Rio de Janeiro. With its eye-popping photography and ravis...
directed by Marcel Camus, 1912-1982; produced by Sacha Gordine, 1910-1968; performed by Fausto Guerzoni, 1904-1967, Marcel Camus, 1912-1982, Marpessa Dawn, 1934-2008 and Breno Mello, 1931-2008 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1959), 1 hour 48 mins
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A Brief History of Time
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directed by Errol Morris, 1948-; produced by David Hickman (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1991), 1 hour 24 mins
Errol Morris turns his camera on one of the most fascinating men in the world: the pioneering astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, afflicted by a debilitating motor neuron disease that has left him without a voice or the use of his limbs. An adroitly crafted tale of personal adversity, professional triumph, and cosmolo...
directed by Errol Morris, 1948-; produced by David Hickman (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1991), 1 hour 24 mins
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Close-up
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directed by Abbas Kiarostami, 1940-; performed by Mehrdad Ahankhah, fl. 1990, Abolfazl Ahankhah, fl. 1990, Mohsen Makhmalbaf, 1957- and Hossain Sabzian, fl. 1990 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1990), 1 hour 38 mins
Internationally revered Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami has created some of the most inventive and transcendent cinema of the past thirty years, and Close-up is his most radical, brilliant work. This fiction-documentary hybrid uses a sensational real-life event—the arrest of a young man on charges that he fra...
directed by Abbas Kiarostami, 1940-; performed by Mehrdad Ahankhah, fl. 1990, Abolfazl Ahankhah, fl. 1990, Mohsen Makhmalbaf, 1957- and Hossain Sabzian, fl. 1990 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1990), 1 hour 38 mins
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Crazed Fruit
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directed by Kô Nakahira, 1926-1978; produced by Mizunoe Takiko, 1915-2009, Nikkatsu Film Company; performed by Mie Kitahara, 1933-, Yûjirô Ishihara, 1934-1987 and Masahiko Tsugawa, 1940- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1956), 1 hour 26 mins,
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Two brothers compete for the amorous favors of a young woman during a seaside summer of gambling, boating, and drinking, in this seminal Sun Tribe (taiyozoku) film from director Kô Nakahira. Adapted from the controversial novel by Shintaro Ishihara, and critically savaged for its lurid portrayal of the postwar se...
directed by Kô Nakahira, 1926-1978; produced by Mizunoe Takiko, 1915-2009, Nikkatsu Film Company; performed by Mie Kitahara, 1933-, Yûjirô Ishihara, 1934-1987 and Masahiko Tsugawa, 1940- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1956), 1 hour 26 mins,
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Les Demoiselles de Rochefort
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directed by Jacques Demy, 1931-1990; designed by Jacqueline Moreau, fl. 1967 and Marie-Claude Fouquet, fl. 1967; produced by Gilbert de Goldschmidt, 1925-2010; performed by Jacques Perrin, 1941-, Françoise Dorléac, 1942-1967, George Chakiris, 1934- and Catherine Deneuve, 1943- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1967), 2 hours 7 mins,
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Jacques Demy followed up The Umbrellas of Cherbourg with another musical about missed connections and second chances, this one a more effervescent confection. Twins Delphine and Solange, a dance instructor and a music teacher (played by real-life sisters Catherine Deneuve and Francoise Dorleac), long for big-city...
directed by Jacques Demy, 1931-1990; designed by Jacqueline Moreau, fl. 1967 and Marie-Claude Fouquet, fl. 1967; produced by Gilbert de Goldschmidt, 1925-2010; performed by Jacques Perrin, 1941-, Françoise Dorléac, 1942-1967, George Chakiris, 1934- and Catherine Deneuve, 1943- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1967), 2 hours 7 mins,
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Il Deserto Rosso
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directed by Michelangelo Antonioni, 1912-2007; designed by Gitt Magrini, 1914-1977; produced by Antonio Levesi Cervi, fl. 1965-2012; performed by Carlo Chionetti, fl. 1964, Richard Harris, 1930-2002 and Monica Vitti, 1931- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1965), 1 hour 57 mins,
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Michelangelo Antonioni's panoramas of contemporary alienation were decade-defining artistic events, and Red Desert, his first color film, is perhaps his most epochal. This provocative look at the spiritual desolation of the technological age - about a disaffected woman, brilliantly portrayed by Antonioni muse Moni...
directed by Michelangelo Antonioni, 1912-2007; designed by Gitt Magrini, 1914-1977; produced by Antonio Levesi Cervi, fl. 1965-2012; performed by Carlo Chionetti, fl. 1964, Richard Harris, 1930-2002 and Monica Vitti, 1931- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1965), 1 hour 57 mins,
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Dry Wood
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directed by Les Blank, 1935-2013; produced by Flower Films (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1973), 37 mins,
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An exploration of black Creole life in French Louisiana.
directed by Les Blank, 1935-2013; produced by Flower Films (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1973), 37 mins,
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Le Grand Amour
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directed by Pierre Étaix, 1928-; designed by Daniel Louradour; produced by Paul Claudon, 1919-2002; performed by Alain Janey, 1928-1998, Nicole Calfan, 1947-, Annie Fratellini, 1932-1997 and Pierre Étaix, 1928- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1969), 1 hour 27 mins
Despite having a loving and patient wife at home, a good-natured suit-and-tie man, played by writer-director Pierre Etaix, finds himself hopelessly attracted to his gorgeous new secretary in this gently satirical tale of temptation. From this simple, standard premise, Etaix weaves a constantly surprising web of co...
directed by Pierre Étaix, 1928-; designed by Daniel Louradour; produced by Paul Claudon, 1919-2002; performed by Alain Janey, 1928-1998, Nicole Calfan, 1947-, Annie Fratellini, 1932-1997 and Pierre Étaix, 1928- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1969), 1 hour 27 mins
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