Tag: anthology film

Six in Paris (1965) 6.8

Six in Paris (1965)

Storyline:Six vignettes set in different sections of Paris, by six directors. St. Germain des Pres (Douchet), Gare du Nord (Rouch), Rue St. Denis (Pollet), and Montparnasse et Levallois (Godard) are stories of love, f...

Paris, je t’aime (2006) 7.2

Paris, je t’aime (2006)

Storyline:Paris, je t'aime is about the plurality of cinema in one mythic location: Paris, the City of Love. Twenty filmmakers have five minutes each; the audience must weave a single narrative out of twenty moments. ...

Viva Italia! (1977) 7.1

Viva Italia! (1977)

Storyline:Several episodes depicting Italian's life in short humoristic stories.User Reviews: I saw "Viva Italia" not long after its release, and still remember it. It felt, then, as a revival of the wonderf...

Zvizdan (2015) 7.1

Zvizdan (2015)

Storyline:Three different love stories, set in three consecutive decades, in two neighbouring Balkan villages burdened with a long history of inter-ethnic hatred: this is a film about the dangers - and the enduring st...

The Pearls of the Crown (1937) 7.1

The Pearls of the Crown (1937)

Storyline:Three narrators (French writer Jean Martin, an English royal equerry, and a papal chamberlain) tell the story of seven matched pearls, four of them now in the British Crown. Episodes whirl us from Pope Cleme...

New York Stories (1989) 6.4

New York Stories (1989)

Storyline:A middle-aged artist obsessed with his pretty young assistant, a precocious 12 year old living in a hotel, and a neurotic lawyer with a possessive mother make up three Gotham tales.User Reviews: **1/2 of****...

Dear Diary (1993) 7.3

Dear Diary (1993)

Storyline:Nanni Moretti directs himself playing himself in this wry look at life. Presented in three chapters, Moretti uses the experiences of traveling on his motor-scooter, cruising with his friend around a set of r...

History of the World: Part I (1981) 6.9

History of the World: Part I (1981)

Storyline:From the dawn of man to the distant future, mankind's evolution (or lack thereof) is traced. Often ridiculous but never serious, we learn the truth behind the Roman Emperor, we learn what really happened at ...

Far from Vietnam (1967) 7.4

Far from Vietnam (1967)

Storyline:In seven different segments, Godard, Klein, Lelouch, Marker, Resnais and Varda show their sympathy and support for the North Vietnamese army during the Vietnam war. Written by <[email protected]

The Turning (2013) 5.9

The Turning (2013)

Storyline:The Turning explores the impact of past on present, how the seemingly random incidents that change and shape us can never be escaped or let go of. All of the stories are bound together by recurring themes; t...

Woman Times Seven (1967) 6.1

Woman Times Seven (1967)

Storyline:Seven mini-stories of adultery: "Funeral Possession", a wayward widow at her husband's funeral; "Amateur Night", angry wife becomes a streetwalker out of revenge; "Two Against One", seemingly prudish girl tu...

Wild Tales (2014) 8.1

Wild Tales (2014)

Storyline:The film is divided into six segments. (1) "Pasternak": While being on a plane, a model and a music critic realise they have a common acquaintance called Pasternak. Soon they discover that every passenger an...

Modest Heroes (2018) 7.1

Modest Heroes (2018)

Storyline:An anthology of three original shorts written and directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi, Yoshiyuki Momose and Akihiko Yamashita.User Reviews: This film is divided into estentailly four parts: three short films an...

Body Bags (TV Movie 1993) 6.1

Body Bags (TV Movie 1993)

Storyline:Three short stories in the horror genre: the first about a serial killer, the second about a hair transplant gone wrong, and the third about a baseball player.User Reviews: In this early-90s, Tales From The ...