The Marseille Trilogy

After falling in love with cinema, playwright Marcel Pagnol began adapting his plays for the screen, starting with Marius, a play about desire and the forces that pull us home and abroad. He soon followed this up with sequels Fanny and César, forming the remarkable Marseille Trilogy. The Criterion Collection has just released this trilogy in a lovely box set.

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Apichatpong Weerasethakul: Mysterious Object at Noon

Martin Scorsese's World Cinema Project No. 2, recently released by The Criterion Collection, contains the debut feature from current master Apichatpong Weerasethakul, his 2000 film Mysterious Object at Noon.

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Martin Scorsese’s World Cinema Project No. 2

Today The Criterion Collection is releasing what is surely in contention for release of the year, Martin Scorsese's World Cinema Project No. 2. We'll be reviewing each of the six films included in this set. Here is a brief overview of the set as a whole.

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