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The 100 greatest foreign-language films

The 100 greatest foreign-language films

Three years ago, BBC Culture ran its first major critics’ poll, to find the 100 greatest American films. Two further polls looked for the best films of the 21st Century and the greatest comedies ever made – and those also ended up with films from the US in the top spot. –>> via Pocket https://ift.tt/2RotGG1
On this day in 1832: Goethe, celebrated statesman and scholar, dies 

On this day in 1832: Goethe, celebrated statesman and scholar, dies 

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was born in Frankfurt on 28 August 1749. By the date of his death, on 22 March 1832, he was a statesman, novelist, poet, playwright, critic, artist, and Germany’s greatest modern literary figure. Goethe grew up comfortably, and was educated at home. –>> via Pocket http://ift.tt/2mP72ai