Wim Wenders (Wings of Desire; Paris, Texas) stopped by the Criterion office and took a stroll through the product closet. Check out what he picked, and listen to an anecdote about running into Nagisa Oshima in the most unlikely of places.
“Blow-Up is my first choice for a deluxe Criterion Blu-ray release. I kept hoping and wishing; unfortunately I heard a few days ago that it's being re-released on DVD through the Warner Archives. . . .”
“I was eager to watch Walkabout again so I tried to rent the BD from Netflix, but it showed "Very Long Wait" status, which usually means unavailable. I imagine some horrified Netflix employee has . . .”