This week The Criterion Collection released Satyajit Ray's 1966 film The Hero on home video. Now that I've seen it, Ray may have ousted Ingmar Bergman as my favorite director of all time. Maybe. Today, at any rate. Here I look at this surprisingly compassionate film.
Today The Criterion Collection is releasing their restored editions of Satyajit Ray's The Apu Trilogy, including the films Pather Panchali (1955), Aparajito (1956), and Apur Sansar (1959). Trevor, who had never seen them before but who now considers them among his favorite films of all time, shares his thoughts on the films and on the Criterion edition. Read the full post.