FILMS SEEN, 2001

All films from U.S.A. unless otherwise specified.

(- seen on video; / repeat viewing; [v] video piece; [p] paracinema (installation, etc.), [s] short, under 30 minutes; [m] medium length, 30-69 min; * grade changed upon repeat viewing)

 

JANUARY

-The Big Kahuna (John Swanbeck) [5]

-Adrenaline Drive (Shinobu Yaguchi, Japan) [7]

-Uzumaki (Higuchinsky, Japan) [8]

Dude, Where’s My Car? (Danny Leiner) [3]

O Brother, Where Art Thou? (Joel Coen) [8]

/Nowhere To Hide (Lee Myung-se, South Korea) [6]

-Hospital Fragment (Guy Maddin, Canada) [s] [7]

-Go Go Second Time Virgin (Koji Wakamatsu, Japan, 1969) [m]

State and Main (David Mamet) [4]

/Lies (Jang Sun-woo, South Korea) [7]*

Kestrel's Eye (Mikael Kristersson, Sweden) [5]

-The Way of the Gun (Christopher McQuarrie) [4]

-We Just Tellin’ Stories (Lawrence Andrews) [v/m] [8]

-X-Men (Bryan Singer) [3]

-Wadd: The Life & Times of John C. Holmes (Cass Paley) [v] [3]

The House of Mirth (Terence Davies, U.K. / U.S.A.) [8]

-Pitch Black (David Twohy) [7]

-Earth (Aleksandr Dovzhenko, USSR, 1930) [m]

-In the Street (Helen Levitt, Janice Loeb, James Agee, 1952) [s]

-Bopping the Great Wall of China Blue (Saul Levine, 1981) [s]

-Turner (MM Serra, 1986) [s]

-Peyote Queen (Storm de Hirsch, 1965) [s]

Female Convict “Scorpion” (Jailhouse 41) (Shunya Ito, Japan, 1972)

Traffic (Steven Soderbergh) [7]

-dresden (Ben Speth) [4]

Yi Yi (A One and a Two...) (Edward Yang, Taiwan) [10]

-Divided Loyalties (Sophia Constantinou, Cyprus / U.S.A.) [v/m] [6]

-A Boy Named Sue (Julie Wyman) [v/m] [7]

-Store Wars: When Wal-Mart Comes to Town (Micha X. Peled) [v/m] [5]

-Seven Sisters: A Kentucky Portrait (Patrick Donohew) [v] [5]

-Scout’s Honor (Tom Shepard) [v/m] [4]

-Promises (Justine Shapiro, B. Z. Goldberg, Carlos Bolada) [v] [7]

-Unconquering the Last Frontier (Robert Lundahl) [5]

/-Film Before Film (Werner Nekes, Germany, 1986)

-Nissan Ariana Window (Ken Jacobs, 1969) [s]

-Spaghetti Aza (Ken Jacobs, 1976) [s]

/-Jollies (Sadie Benning, 1990) [v/s]

/-Castro Street (Bruce Baillie, 1966) [s]

/-Restricted (Jay Rosenblatt) [s] [8]

-Intestinal Fortitude (Colin Barton, 1991) [s]

-Scotch Tape (Jack Smith, 1961) [s]

The Pledge (Sean Penn) [5]

Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransports (Mark Jonathan Harris) [7]

-The Well (Samantha Lang, Australia, 1997)

-Gasman (Lynne Ramsay, Scotland, 1997) [s]

-The Ninth Gate (Roman Polanski, France / Spain) [2]

Before Night Falls (Julian Schnabel) [6]

George Washington (David Gordon Green) [6]

Megacities (Michael Glowogger, Austria) [1]

-Those Awful Hats (D. W. Griffith, 1909) [s]

-The Sealed Room (D. W. Griffith, 1909) [s]

-A Corner in Wheat (D. W. Griffith, 1909) [s]

-The Unchanging Sea (D. W. Griffith, 1910) [s]

-His Trust (D. W. Griffith, 1911) [s]

Shadow of the Vampire (E. Elias Merhige) [3]

Sugar & Spice (Francine McDougall) [2]

-Uncle Josh at the Moving Picture Show (Edwin S. Porter, 1902) [s]

-Serpentine Dances  (Edison Co., 1894-97) [s]

-Blacksmithing Scene (Edison Co., 1893) [s]

-Luis Martinetti, Contortionist (Edison Co., 1894) [s]

-Caicedo, King of the Slack Wire (Edison Co., 1894) [s]

-After Lumiére: Arroseur Arrosé (Malcolm Le Grice, U.K., 1974) [s]

(all below: Louis and Auguste Lumière, France, 1895-97)

/-Leaving the Factory (one horse) [Sortie d’usine (un cheval)] (#91-1) [s]

/-Leaving the Factory (two horses) (#91-2) [s]

/-Leaving the Factory (no horses) (#91-3) [s]

/-Neuville-Sure-Saône: Debarking at the Congress of Photographers in Lyon (#H-C) [s]

/-A Baby’s Meal [Repas de bébé] (#88) [s]

/-A Sprinkler Sprinkled [Arroseur Arrosé] (#99) [s]

/-Card Game (#73) [s]

/-Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat (#653) [s]

/-Demolition of a Wall [forward / reverse] (#40) [s]

/-Place du Pont (#1126) [s]

/-Place des Cordeliers (#128) [s]

/-Arrival by Train in Perrache (#130) [s]

/-Arrival of a Train in Perrache (#127) [s]

/-Paris: Champs-Elyées (#152) [s]

/-Venice: View of the Grand Canal from a Boat (#295) [s]

/-London: Arrival of the Cinématographe (#250) [s]

Yellow Earth (Chen Kaige, People’s Republic of China, 1984)

/-A Trip to the Moon (Georges Méliès, France, 1902) [s]

/-Extraordinary Illusions (Georges Méliès, France, 1903) [s]

-The Enchanted Well (Georges Méliès, France, 1903) [s]

/-The Untamable Whiskers (Georges Méliès, France, 1904) [s]

/-The Wonderful Living Fan (Georges Méliès, France, 1904) [s]

-The Mermaid (Georges Méliès, France, 1904) [s]

-The Black Imp (Georges Méliès, France, 1905) [s]

-The Enchanted Sedan Chair (Georges Méliès, France, 1905) [s]

-The Hilarious Posters (Georges Méliès, France, 1905) [s]

/-The Eclipse (The Courtship opf the Sun and Moon) (Georges Méliès, France, 1907) [s]

/-Long Distance Wireless Photography (Georges Méliès, France, 1908) [s]

/-A le conquete du Pole (Georges Méliès, France, 1912) [s]

 

FEBRUARY

-The Opportunists (Myles Connell) [3]

Paragraph 175 (Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, U.S.A. / Germany) [6]

-Animal Factory (Steve Buscemi) [5]

Chunhyang (Im Kwon-taek, South Korea) [7]

-8 1/2 Women (Peter Greenaway, U.K.) [2]

-Sunrise (F. W. Murnau, 1927)

The Invisible Circus (Adam Brooks) [3]

-The Life of an American Fireman (Edwin S. Porter, 1902) [s]

/-The Great Train Robbery (Edwin S. Porter, 1903) [s]

/-The Lonely Villa (D. W. Griffith, 1909) [s]

/-A Corner in Wheat (D. W Griffith, 1909) [s]

-The Lonedale Operator (D. W. Griffith, 1911) [s]

/-A le conquete du Pole (Georges Méliès, France, 1912) [s]

Snatch (Guy Ritchie, U.K.) [5]

Thirteen Days (Roger Donaldson) [4]

The Color of Pomegranates (Sergei Paradjanov, U.S.S.R., 1969)

-The Iron Horse (John Ford, 1924)

Sunset (Andy Warhol, 1967) [m]

Couch (Andy Warhol, 1964) [m]

-Chungking Express (Wong Kar-wai, Hong Kong, 1994)

Nico and Dani (“Krámpack”) (Cesc Gay, Spain) [7]

/-Intolerance (D. W. Griffith, 1916)

/Triste (Nathaniel Dorsky, 1974-96) [s]

/Variations (Nathaniel Dorsky, 1992-98) [s]

Arbor Vitae (Nathaniel Dorsky) [s] [8]

Spring Forward (Tom Gilroy) [8]

Sound and Fury (Josh Aronson) [4]

-New Rose Hotel (Abel Ferrara, 1999) [7]

Green Fish (Lee Chang-dong, South Korea, 1997)

Interview (Byun Hyuk, South Korea) [6]

Memento Mori (Kim Tae-yong & Min Kyu-dong, South Korea) [9]

Ratcatcher (Lynne Ramsay, Scotland) [9]

-Claire Dolan (Lodge Kerrigan) [8]

-Fallen Angels (Wong Kar-wai, Hong Kong, 1995)

-wkw / tk / 1996 @ 7'55" / hk / net (Wong Kar-wai, Hong Kong, 1996) [s]

-Lilies (John Greyson, Canada, 1996)

In The Mood For Love (Wong Kar-wai, Hong Kong) [9]

-Within Our Gates (Oscar Micheaux, 1920)

Tigerland (Joel Schumacher) [5]

-Cold Water (Olivier Assayas, France, 1994)

The Gift (Sam Raimi) [4]

Pollock (Ed Harris) [5]

Last Resort (Pawel Pawlikowski, U.K.) [5]

-Sankofa (Haile Gerima, U.S.A. / Ghana, 1993)

-Mother and Son (Aleksandr Sokurov, Russia, 1997)

-The Gleaners and I (Agnés Varda, France) [9]

/-Potemkin (Sergei Eisenstein, U.S.S.R., 1925)

Boy Meets Girl (Leos Carax, France, 1983)

Mauvais Sang (Leos Carax, France, 1986)

Reason Over Passion (Joyce Wieland, Canada, 1969)

/-The Man With The Movie Camera (Dziga Vertov, U.S.S.R., 1929)

-Boesman & Lena (John Berry) [5]

 

MARCH

-Bad Lieutenant (Abel Ferrara, 1992)

Billy Elliot (Stephen Daldry, U.K.) [4]

The Million Dollar Hotel (Wim Wenders) [5]

Valentin de las Sierras (Bruce Baillie, 1968) [s]

Faithless (Liv Ullmann, Sweden) [8]

/-Earth (Aleksandr Dovzhenko, U.S.S.R., 1930) [m]

The Mexican (Gore Verbinski) [5]

/-The Passion of Joan of Arc (Carl Theodor Dreyer, Denmark, 1928)

/-Nanook of the North (Robert Flaherty, 1922)

-Leila (Dariush Mehrjui, Iran, 1999) [8]

/-Speaking Directly (Jon Jost, 1973)

The Caveman’s Valentine (Kasi Lemmons) [3]

Taboo (Gohatto) (Nagisa Oshima, Japan) [6]

-Drifters (John Grierson, U.K., 1929) [m]

Manhatta (Charles Sheeler & Paul Strand, 1921) [s]

/On the Waterfront (Elia Kazan, 1954)

-The Contender (Rod Lurie) [3]

/The House of Mirth (Terence Davies, U.K. / U.S.A.) [9]*

/-The Iron Horse (John Ford, 1924)

/Street of Crocodiles (The Quay Brothers, U.K. / U.S.A., 1986) [s]

The Comb: From the Museums of Sleep (The Quay Brothers, U.K. / U.S.A., 1990) [s]

/Rehearsals for Extinct Anatomies (The Quay Brothers, U.K. / U.S.A., 1988) [s]

Dramolet (Stille Nacht I) (The Quay Brothers, U.K. / U.S.A., 1988) [s]

In Absentia (The Quay Brothers, U.K. / U.S.A.) [s] [8]

Hannibal (Ridley Scott) [5]

/Jean Taris: Champion de natation (Jean Vigo, France, 1931) [s]

Inflation (Hans Richter, Germany, 1928) [s]

-Coal Face (Alberto Cavalcanti, U.K., 1935) [s]

/Las Hurdes (Luis Buñuel, Spain, 1933) [s]

Emak Bakia (Man Ray, France, 1927) [s]

Ghosts Before Breakfast (Hans Richter, Germany, 1928) [s]

/-Tom Tom The Piper’s Son (Ken Jacobs, 1971)

Series 7: The Contenders (Daniel Minahan) [8]

Happy Funeral Director (Chang Moon-Il, South Korea) [3]

Blow Job (Andy Warhol, 1963) [m]

/Fireworks (Kenneth Anger, 1947) [s]

/Fuses (Carolee Schneemann, 1964-67) [s]

Near the Big Chakra (Anne Severson, 1972) [s]

Multiple Orgasm (Barbara Hammer, 1977) [s]

Flesh of Morning (Stan Brakhage, 1956) [s]

/Coupling (Stan Brakhage) [s] [9]

/The Color of Love (Peggy Ahwesh, 1994) [s]

/NOEMA (Scott Stark, 1998) [s]

The Story of the Late Chrysanthemums (Kenji Mizoguchi, Japan, 1939)

Me You Them (Andrucha Waddington, Brazil) [5]

Water for Maya (Stan Brakhage) [s] [9]

The God of Day Had Gone Down Upon Him (Stan Brakhage) [m] [9]

The Widow of Saint-Pierre (Patrice Leconte, France / Canada) [9]

The Legend[s] of Rita (Volker Schlöndorff, Germany) [7]

-Cherry Falls (Geoffrey Wright) [2]

Too Much Sleep (David Maquiling) [2]

The Taste of Others (Agnés Jaoui, France) [4]

-Bedazzled (Harold Ramis) [1]

North Circular (Mark Lewis, Canada) [p/v/s] [5]

-After (Made for TV) (Mark Lewis, Canada) [s] [4]

The Left Side of the Fridge (Philippe Falardeau, Canada) [7]

Memento (Christopher Nolan) [7]

/-Lady and the Tramp (Hamilton Luske, Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson, 1955)

-Show Me Love [Fucking Åmål] (Lukas Moodysson, Sweden) [8]

 

APRIL

/-The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Robert Wiene, Germany, 1919)

-Treasure Island (Scott King) [7]

/-Nosferatu: A Symphony of Horror (F. W. Murnau, Germany, 1922)

/In the Mood For Love (Wong Kar-Wai, Hong Kong) [10]*

The Debut (Gene Cajayon) [5]

Hit and Runway (Christopher Livingston) [2]

The Day I Became a Woman (Marziyah Meshkini, Iran) [8]

The Dish (Rob Sitch, Australia) [6]

-New Waterford Girl (Allan Moyle, Canada) [6]

Los (James Benning) [6]

/-Metropolis (Fritz Lang, Germany, 1926)

/8 1/2 (Federico Fellini, Italy, 1963)

Werckmeister Harmonies (Béla Tarr, Hungary) [9]

The Tailor of Panama (John Boorman, U.S.A. / Ireland) [3]

Spy Kids (Robert Rodriguez) [6]

Strange Fits of Passion (Elise McCredie, Australia) [7]

When it rains (Charles Burnett, 1996) [s]

Killer of Sheep (Charles Burnett, 1977)

Josie and the Pussycats (Deborah Kaplan & Harry Elfont) [5]

/Fantasmagorie (Emile Cohl, France, 1908) [s]

Le Ratelier [The Dentures] (Emile Cohl, France, 1909) [s]

Le Garde-meuble automatique [Automatic Moving Company] (Roméo Bossetti, Italy, 1912) [s]

untitled “Snookums” film (Emile Cohl, date unknown) [s]

/-Sherlock, Jr. (Buster Keaton, 1924) [m]

/-Un Chien andalou (Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dalí, Spain, 1929) [s]

/-Meshes of the Afternoon (Maya Deren, 1943) [s]

A City of Sadness (Hou Hsiao-hsien, Taiwan, 1989)

-Scratch (Jamie Thraves, U.K., 1991) [s]

-The Fall of the House of Usher (James Sibley Watson, Jr. and Melville Webber, 1928) [s]

The Heart of the World (Guy Maddin, Canada) [s] [10]

/The Fourth Watch (Janie Geiser) [s] [8]

/The Glass System (Mark Lapore) [s] [5]

Surface Noise (Abigail Child) [s] [9]

Moon Streams (Mary Beth Reed) [s] [8]

Like A Dream That Vanishes (Barbara Sternberg, Canada) [m] [7]

Origin of the 21st Century (Jean-Luc Godard, France) [v/s] [8]

-F for Fake (Orson Welles, 1974)

/Menilmontant (Dimitri Kirsanov, France, 1926) [m]

A Page of Madness (Kinugasa Teinosuke, Japan, 1926) [m]

The Fourth Dimension (Trinh T. Minh-ha) [v] [4]

Shadow Magic (Ann Hu, China / Germany / Taiwan / U.S.A.) [3]

The Hart of London (Jack Chambers, Canada, 1970)

The Center of the World (Wayne Wang) [3]

Blow (Ted Demme) [4]

-Guest House Paradiso (Adrian Edmondson, U.K.) [3]

The Princess and the Warrior (Tom Tykwer, Germany) [4]

-I Was Born, But... (Yasujiro Ozu, Japan, 1931)

Word and Utopia (Manoel de Oliveira, Portugal / France) [8]

/-Hamlet (Michael Almereyda) [8]

Enlightenment Guaranteed (Doris Dörrie, Germany) [8]

Devils on the Doorstep (Jiang Wen, People’s Republic of China) [9]

Not Forgotten (Makoto Shinozaki, Japan) [3]

/Werckmeister Harmonies (Béla Tarr, Hungary) [9]

Face (Junji Sakamoto, Japan) [5]

Code Unknown: Incomplete Tales of Several Journeys (Michael Haneke, France) [7]

/-Chinatown (Roman Polanski, 1974)

Freddy Got Fingered (Tom Green) [6]

Chopper (Andrew Dominik, Australia) [7]

History Lessons (Jean-Marie Straub / Danièle Huillet, Italy / West Germany, 1972)

 

MAY

-City Lights (Charles Chaplin, 1931)

/Baise-moi (Virginie Despentes / Coralie Trinh Thi, France) [6]

Platform (Jia Zhang Ke, People’s Republic of China) [6]

Virgin Stripped Bare By Her Bachelors [Oh! Soo-jung] (Hong Sang-soo, South Korea) [7]

The Circle (Jafar Panahi, Iran) [6]

Amores Perros (Alejandro González Iñárritu, Mexico) [5]

-The New Math(s) (Hal Hartley) [v/s] [1]

The Claim (Michael Winterbottom, U.K. / Canada) [6]

-Tell Me Something (Chang Yoon-Hyun, South Korea) [3]

Jealousy (Gustav Machaty, 1945)

The Price of Milk (Henry Sinclair, New Zealand) [5]

Himalaya (Eric Valli, France / Nepal) [2]

Eureka (Shinji Aoyama, Japan) [8]

-No, or the Vain Glory of Command (Manoel de Oliveira, Portugal, 1990)

/-Report (Bruce Conner, 1963-67) [s]

/-“Zapruder Film” of the Kennedy assassination (Abraham Zapruder, 1963) [s]

/-L’humanité (Bruno Dumont, France) [10]

A Knight’s Tale (Brian Helgeland) [4]

Keep the River On Your Right: A Modern Cannibal Tale (David Shapiro & Laurie Gwen Shapiro) [4]

Shrek (Andrew Adamson & Vicky Jenson) [3]

The Cloud-Capped Star (Ritwik Ghatak, India, 1960)

-Ponette (Jacques Doillon, France, 1996)

Angel Eyes (Luis Mandoki) [6]

Love of Three Oranges (Hung Hung, Taiwan, 1998) [v/m]

Charulata (Satyajit Ray, India, 1964)

Startup.com (Jehane Noujaim & Chris Hegedus) [7]

-Deep Crimson (Arturo Ripstein, Mexico / France / Spain, 1996)

Bridget Jones’s Diary (Sharon Maguire, U.K. / U.S.A.) [6]

-Late August, Early September (Olivier Assayas, France) [8] 

Under The Sand (François Ozon, France) [8]

E Flat (Ritwik Ghatak, India, 1961)

-Ball of Fire (Howard Hawks, 1941)

-My Favorite Season (André Téchiné, France, 1993)

-Koseh Mush Chal Mikony (Glider) (Kaveh Askari) [s]

-Tacoma (Kaveh Askari and Nathan Walker) [v/m]

-Dust in the Wind (Hou Hsiao-hsien, Taiwan, 1987)

With a Friend Like Harry. . . (Dominik Moll, France) [9]

/-various actualities [see above] (Louis and Auguste Lumière, France, 1895-97) [s]

/-Circular Panorama of Electric Tower (Edwin S. Porter, 1901) [s]

/-Parorama of Esplanade by Night (Edwin S. Porter, 1901) [s]

/-The Burning of Durland’s Riding Academy (Edison Manufacturing Comapny, 1902) [s]

/-Electrocuting an Elephant (Edison Manufacturing Company, 1903) [s]

/-Nanook of the North (Robert Flaherty, 1922)

The Man Who Cried (Sally Potter, France / U.K. / U.S.A.) [3]

-Man of Aran (Robert Flaherty, U.K. / U.S.A., 1934)

 

JUNE

Bread and Roses (Ken Loach, France / Germany / Italy / Spain / Switzerland / U.K.) [5]

Simon Magus (Ben Hopkins, U.K.) [2]

Reason, Argument and  Story (Ritwik Ghatak, Bangladesh / India, 1974)

-The Suburbanators (Gary Burns, Canada, 1995)

Moulin Rouge (Baz Luhrmann, Australia / U.S.A.) [8]

Smell of Camphor, Fragrance of Jasmine (Bahman Farmanara, Iran) [9]

/-The Man With The Movie Camera (Dziga Vertov, U.S.S.R., 1929)

The Natural History of the Chicken (Mark Lewis) [v/m] [6]

-Kino-Eye (Dziga Vertov, U.S.S.R., 1924)

D’Est (Chantal Akerman, Belgium / France / Portugal, 1993)

-Night Mail (Harry Watt and Basil Wright, U.K., 1936) [m]

-Listen to Britain (Humphrey Jennings, U.K., 1942) [s]

/-The River (Pare Lorentz, 1937) [m]

/-The Plow That Broke the Plains (Pare Lorentz, 1936) [s]

-Voyage to the Beginning of the World (Manoel de Oliveira, France / Portugal, 1998)

-Deep Throat (Jerry Gerard [Gerard Damiano], 1972) [m]

-One (Tony Barbieri) [5]

The Road Home (Zhang Yimou, People’s Republic of China) [3]

-Battle Royale (Kinji Fukasaku, Japan) [5]

-First Love (Lee Myung-se, South Korea, 1993)

-Ride with the Devil (Ang Lee, 1999) [5]

-Top of the Food Chain (John Paizs, Canada) [7]

-Regret to Inform (Barbara Sonneborn, 1999) [8]

/-Night and Fog (Alain Resnais, France, 1955) [m]

/-Letter From Siberia (Chris Marker, France / U.S.S.R., 1957) [m]

The King is Alive (Kristian Levring, Denmark) [6]

The Long Holiday (Johan van der Keuken, The Netherlands) [9]

-Les maîtres fous (Jean Rouch, Gold Coast / France, 1957) [m]

/-Reassemblage (Trinh T. Minh-ha, Senegal / U.S., 1982) [m]

Bigger Than Life (Nicholas Ray, 1953)

Once Upon a Time in China (Tsui Hark, Hong Kong, 1991)

The Beaver Trilogy (Trent Harris) [v] [W/O] (1:05)

-American Movie: The Making of Northwestern (Chris Smith, 1999) [8]

-4 Little Girls (Spike Lee, 1997)

-One Day in September (Kevin Macdonald, U.K. / U.S.) [5]

/-Unsere Afrikareise (Peter Kubelka, Austria, 1966) [s]

/-Titicut Follies (Frederick Wiseman, 1967)

Once Upon a Time in China 2 (Tsui Hark, Hong Kong, 1992)

/Los (James Benning) [6]

/-The War Game (Peter Watkins, U.K., 1964) [m]

/The Beginning (Arthur Peleshian, U.S.S.R., 1967) [s]

/The Seasons (Arthur Peleshian, U.S.S.R., 1975) [m]

We (Arthur Peleshian, U.S.S.R., 1969) [m]

-Consolation Service (Eija Liisa Ahtila, Finland) [s] [7]

-Caro Diario (Nanni Moretti, Italy, 1994)

/-Emily Died (from Five Year Diary) (Anne Robertson, 1994) [s]

-Soft Fiction (Chick Strand, 1979) [m]

/-The Ties That Bind (Su Friedrich, 1984) [m]

/-Emily Died (from Five Year Diary) (Anne Robertson, 1994) [s]

/-“Zapruder Film” of the Kennedy assassination (Abraham Zapruder, 1963) [s]

/-Report (Bruce Conner, 1963-67) [s]

/-Tongues Untied (Marlon Riggs, 1989) [v/m]

/-The Body Beautiful (Ngozi Onwurah, U.K., 1991) [s]

Divided We Fall (Jan Hrebejk, Czech Republic) [4]

-Camera (David Cronenberg, Canada) [s] [8]

-The Line (Atom Egoyan, Canada) [s] [5]

-Congratulations (Michael Jones, Canada) [s] [4]

-See You In Toronto (Jean Pierre Lefebvre, Canada) [s] [9]

-A Word From the Management (Don McKellar, Canada) [s] [4]

/-The Heart Of The World (Guy Maddin, Canada) [s] [10]

-24fps (Jeremy Podeswa, Canada) [s] [3]

-This Could Be Good (Patricia Rozema, Canada) [s] [3]

-Prelude (Michael Snow, Canada) [s] [8]

-Legs Apart (Anne Wheeler, Canada) [s] [5]

The Fast and the Furious (Rob Cohen) [7]

Sexy Beast (Jonathan Glazer, U.K.) [6]

Pauline and Paulette (Lieven Debrauwer, Belgium) [3]

Happy Times (Zhang Yimou, People’s Republic of China) [5]

Monty Python and the Holy Grail (Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones, U.K., 1975)

Baby Boy (John Singleton) [4]

-The Emperor’s New Groove (Mark Dindal) [7]

Nenette and Boni (Claire Denis, France, 1996)

 

JULY

-Kissed (Lynne Stopkewich, Canada, 1996)

-Kirikou and the Sorceress (Michel Ocelot, France) [8]

/-The Gleaners and I (Agnés Varda, France) [8]*

-The Act of Seeing With One’s Own Eyes (Stan Brakhage, 1971) [m]

Time and Tide (Tsui Hark, Hong Kong) [7]

/-Close-Up (Abbas Kiarostami, Iran, 1990)

crazy/beautiful (John Stockwell) [4]

Ananas [Pineapple] (Amos Gitaï, France, 1983)

Come and See (Elem Klimov, U.S.S.R., 1985)

/-Fast, Cheap and Out of Control (Errol Morris, 1997)

A.I. (Steven Spielberg) [5]

-A Woman Under the Influence (John Cassavetes, 1974)

Pootie Tang (Louis C.K.) [7]

The Anniversary Party (Jennifer Jason Leigh & Alan Cumming) [5]

Demon Lover Diary (Joel DeMott, 1980)

Lost and Delirious (Léa Pool, Canada) [6]

-Chronicle of a Disappearance (Elia Suleiman, Palestine / Israel / Germany / U.S.A., 1996)

Lagaan (Ashutosh Gowariker, India) [7]

/-Unbreakable (M. Night Shyamalan) [8]*

Jump Tomorrow (Joel Hopkins, U.K. / U.S.A.) [2]

/-Prelude (Michael Snow, Canada) [s] [8]

/Keep Up Your Right (Jean-Luc Godard, France / Switzerland, 1987)

Signs & Wonders (Jonathan Nossiter) [7]

Bully (Larry Clark) [7]

An Actor’s Revenge (Kon Ichikawa, Japan, 1963)

Conflagration (Kon Ichikawa, Japan, 1958)

The Killing of a Chinese Bookie (John Cassavetes, 1976)

Blonde Cobra (Ken Jacobs, 1963) [m]

The Score (Frank Oz) [5]

-Benny’s Video (Michael Haneke, Austria, 1994)

Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (Hironobu Sakaguchi, Japan / U.S.A.) [4]

/Weekend (Jean-Luc Godard, France, 1967)

-Horse Thief (Tian Zhuangzhuang, People’s Republic of China, 1986)

The Vertical Ray of the Sun (Tran Anh Hung, Vietnam / France) [8]

The Blackout (Abel Ferrara, 1997)

Scarlet Street (Fritz Lang, 1945)

Odd Obsession (Kon Ichikawa, Japan, 1960)

Nihonbashi (Kon Ichikawa, Japan, 1956)

-On Top of the Whale (Raul Ruiz, The Netherlands, 1982)

-Strait-Jacket (William Castle, 1964)

-Cyclo (Tran Anh Hung, Vietnam / France, 1995)

Legally Blonde (Robert Luketic) [7]

Songcatcher (Maggie Greenwald) [W/O] (0:17)

Hedwig and the Angry Inch (John Cameron Mitchell) [6]

/-Camera (David Cronenberg, Canada) [s] [9]*

/-The Line (Atom Egoyan, Canada) [s] [4]*

/-Congratulations (Michael Jones, Canada) [s] [4]

/-See You In Toronto (Jean Pierre Lefebvre, Canada) [s] [7]*

/-Legs Apart (Anne Wheeler, Canada) [s] [5]

Yom Yom (Amos Gitaï, Israel, 1998)

-God’s Comedy (João César Monteiro, Portugal, 1995)

-The Polygraph (Robert Lepage, Canada, 1996)

Brother (Takeshi Kitano, Japan / U.S.A.) [6]

/New Rose Hotel (Abel Ferrara, 1999) [8]*

-Ginger Snaps (John Fawcett, Canada) [7]

The Big Heat (Fritz Lang, 1953)

Clash By Night (Fritz Lang, 1952)

Mr. Pu (Kon Ichikawa, Japan, 1953)

-The River (Tsai Ming-liang, Taiwan, 1997)

/-Ginger Snaps (John Fawcett, Canada) [7]

-Cure (Kiyoshi Kurosawa, Japan, 1997)

 

AUGUST

Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade (Hiroyuki Okiura, Japan) [4]

/With a Friend Like Harry. . . (Dominik Moll, France) [9]

Our Song (Jim McKay) [7]

Fighter (Amir Bar-Lev) [7]

-Nora (Pat Murphy, Ireland) [4]

Thomas In Love (Pierre-Paul Renders, Belgium) [8]

Ghost World (Terry Zwigoff) [6]

-Branded To Kill (Seijun Suzuki, Japan, 1967)

Lumumba (Raoul Peck, Belgium / France / Germany / Haiti) [6]

/-Cure (Kiyoshi Kurosawa, Japan, 1997)

The Lady Pickpocket (Yasuzo Masumura, Japan, 1960)

-The New Eve (Catherine Corsini, France, 1998)

-Hate [La Haine] (Mathieu Kassovitz, France, 1995)

-Guy Maddin: Waiting for Twilight (Noam Gonick, Canada, 1997) [v/m]

-Faat-Kiné (Ousmane Sembène, Senegal) [8]

Osmosis Jones (Peter Farrelly and Bobby Farrelly) [5]

The Crimson Rivers (Mathieu Kassovitz, France) [5]

-Sonatine (Takeshi Kitano, Japan, 1993)

Adventures of Felix (Olivier Ducastel & Jacques Martineau, France) [5]

American Pie 2 (J.B. Rogers) [3]

-If 6 Was 9 (Eija-Liisa Ahtila, Finland, 1996) [s]

-Moloch (Aleksandr Sokurov, Russia / Germany, 1999) [4]

Things You Can Tell Just By Looking At Her (Rodrigo García) [W/O] (1:07)

The Others (Alejandro Amenábar, France / Spain / U.S.A.) [4]

The Deep End (Scott McGehee & David Siegel) [7]

The Living Room (Michael Snow, Canada) [s] [8]

Sans Titre (Maïa Cybelle Carpenter) [s] [3]

Site Visit (Maïa Cybelle Carpenter, 1998) [s]

Ellipses (Frédérique Devaux, France) [s] [5]

Entrecroisées (Frédérique Devaux, France) [s] [4]

Nocturne (The Untitled Film) (Sheri Wills) [s] [5]

Wot the Ancient Sod (Diane Kitchen) [s] [9]

Together (Lukas Moodysson, Sweden) [5]

/Ghost World (Terry Zwigoff) [6]

Songs From the Second Floor (Roy Andersson, Sweden / Denmark / Norway) [4]

-The Big Lebowski (Joel Coen, 1998)

Jackpot (Michael Polish) [6]

Dead Or Alive (Takashi Miike, Japan) [8]

-Things You Can Tell Just By Looking At Her (Rodrigo García) [4]

-Ecstasy of the Angels (Koji Wakamatsu, Japan, 1972)

Swinging the LambethWalk (Len Lye, U.K., 1939) [s]

/Free Radicals (Len Lye, 1958) [s]

Le Retour à la raison (Man Ray, France, 1923) [s]

Early Abstractions [two excerpts] (Harry Smith, 1940s-1950s) [s]

Fiddle-De-Dee (Norman McLaren, Canada, 1947) [s]

/Begone Dull Care (Norman McLaren, Canada, 1949) [s]

/Peyote Queen (Storm De Hirsch, 1965) [s]

Sonata for Pen, Brush, and Ruler (Barry Spinello, 1968) [s]

The Garden of Earthly Delights (Stan Brakhage, 1981) [s]

Metal Cravings (Elise Hurwitz, 1990-97) [s]

/Stellar (Stan Brakhage, 1993) [s]

Blue Movie (Mark Street, 1994) [s]

Autumn Leaves (Donna Cameron, 1994) [s]

Soundings (Sandra Gibson) [s] [3]

terra incognita (Stephanie Maxwell) [v/s] [4]

/Trade Tattoo (Len Lye, U.K., 1937) [s]

A Matter of Taste (Bernard Rapp, France) [5]

/Songs From the Second Floor (Roy Andersson, Sweden / Denmark / Norway) [6]*

-Chain Camera (Kirby Dick) [5]

Return to Pontianak (Djinn, Singapore) [5]

Round About Midnight (Makoto Wada, Japan) [8]

John Carpenter’s Ghosts of Mars (John Carpenter) [7]

This Is Spinal Tap (Rob Reiner, 1984)

Dora-heita (Kon Ichikawa, Japan) [8]

/untitled (Ernie Gehr, 1977) [s]

/Pneuma (Nathaniel Dorsky, 1977-83) [s]

Doodlin’: Impressions of Len Lye (Keith Griffiths, U.K., 1987) [v/m]

/Color Cry (Len Lye, 1952) [s]

Rhythm (Len Lye, 1957) [s]

/Free Radicals (Len Lye, 1979) [s]

/A Colour Box (Len Lye, U.K., 1935) [s]

Kaleidoscope (Len Lye, U.K., 1935) [s]

Rainbow Dance (Len Lye, U.K., 1936) [s]

N or NW (Len Lye, U.K., 1937) [s]

/Trade Tattoo (Len Lye, U.K., 1937) [s]

/Swinging the Lambeth Walk (Len Lye, U.K., 1939) [s]

Musical Poster #1 (Len Lye, U.K., 1940) [s]

-The Convent (Manoel de Oliveira, Portugal / France, 1995)

Quadrophenia (Franc Roddam, U.K., 1979)

Maas Observation (Karel Doing, The Netherlands, 1997) [s]

Bum Series (Konrad Steiner) [s] [6]

Porter Springs Four (Henry Hills) [s] [8]

/Restricted (Jay Rosenblatt) [s] [7]*

The Hankook Trilogy (Jeremy Coleman) [s] [3]

Pink Film (Mary Beth Reed) [s] [5]

Private Movie (Naomi Uman) [s] [4]

On Eye Rape (Takahiko Iimura, Japan, 1964) [s]

Turning Torso Drawdown (Robert Huot, 1971) [s]

O (Tim Blake Nelson) [6]

 

SEPTEMBER

Wet Hot American Summer (David Wain) [8]

Come Undone [Presque Rien] (Sébastien Lifshitz, France / Belgium) [4]

/-Brewster McCloud (Robert Altman, 1970)

-Down From The Mountain (Nick Doob & Chris Hegedus & D.A. Pennebaker) [5]

-The Dreamlife of Angels (Erick Zonca, France, 1999)

The Closet [Le Placard] (Francis Veber, France) [3]

/The Man With the Movie Camera (Dziga Vertov, U.S.S.R., 1929)

-Routemaster: Theatre of the Motor (Ilppo Pohjola, Finland) [s] [4]

/-Extraordinary Illusions (Georges Méliès, France, 1903) [s]

/Ballet Mechanique (Fernand Léger and Dudley Murphy, France, 1924) [s]

/A Movie (Bruce Conner, 1958) [s]

The Curse of the Jade Scorpion (Woody Allen) [4]

Tortilla Soup (María Ripoll) [4]

La Faute à Voltaire (Abdellatif Kechiche, France) [6]

Bread & Tulips (Silvio Soldini, Italy) [7]

O Fantasma (João Pedro Rodrigues, Portugal) [8]

Os Mutantes (Teresa Villaverde, Portugal, 1998)

The Monkey’s Mask (Samantha Lang, Australia) [1]

-Fat Girl [À ma soeur!] (Catherine Breillat, France) [6]

The Smiling Mme. Beudet (Germaine Dulac, France, 1922) [m]

/-Rose Hobart (Joseph Cornell, 1936) [s]

-The Seashell and the Clergyman (Germaine Dulac, France, 1927) [m]

/-Meshes of the Afternoon (Maya Deren, 1943) [s]

The Girl (Sande Zeig, France / U.S.A.) [4]

God’s Wedding (João César Monteiro, Portugal, 1999) [10]

-Mysterious Object at Noon (Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Thailand) [7]

Our Lady of the Assassins (Barbet Schroeder, Colombia / France) [6]

The New God (Yutaka Tsuchiya, Japan) [v] [3]

Séance (Kiyoshi Kurosawa, Japan) [6]

Audition (Takashi Miike, Japan) [9]

Session 9 (Brad Anderson) [4]

/Little Stabs at Happiness (Ken Jacobs, 1963) [s]

/Scorpio Rising (Kenneth Anger, 1963) [s]

The Hour of the Star (Suzana Amaral, Brazil, 1985) [W/O] (0:49)

-Solaris (Andrei Tarkovsky, U.S.S.R., 1965)

Tryst (Mike Kuchar, 1998) [v/s]

The Stranger in Apartment 9F (Mike Kuchar, 1999) [v/s] [9]

A Widow’s Web (Mike Kuchar) [v/s] [8]

Statue in the Park (Mike Kuchar, 1995) [v/s]

I Face the Night (Mike Kuchar) [v/s] [8]

-Vengo (Tony Gatlif, France / Germany / Japan / Spain) [3]

Exilée (Theresa Hak Kyung Cha, 1980) [p/m]

/Metropolis (Fritz Lang, Germany, 1926)

L.I.E. (Michael Cuesta) [3]

/Cure (Kiyoshi Kurosawa, Japan, 1997)

/-Puce Moment (Kenneth Anger, 1949) [s]

/-Kustom Kar Kommandos (Kenneth Anger, 1965) [s]

/Window Water Baby Moving (Stan Brakhage, 1959) [s]

/Sirius Remembered (Stan Brakhage, 1959) [s]

/Mothlight (Stan Brakhage, 1963) [s]

/The Act of Seeing With One’s Own Eyes (Stan Brakhage, 1971) [m]

-The Eel (Shohei Imamura, Japan, 1997)

[The following 14 entries are student films and videos. I have not rated them, but none of them were of exceptional quality, and the last actually provoked a walk-out.]

Black Dollia (Kat Shuchter, UC Berkeley) [v/s]

Angel in his Head (Te-Shun Tseng, SF State) [s]

I Can Be Happy Trapped in a Living Room with a Rabbit that has no eyes... (Tommy Becker, CCAC) [v/s]

Azul (Angel Vasquez, SF State) [s]

nightlight (Anne Alverque, Stanford) [s]

The Amazing Meat Girl (Nine de Janvier, SFAI) [s]

Syncretism (JoAnn Gutierrez, SF State) [s]

Warped (Jessika Molina, University of San Francisco) [s]

Pillow and Lamp (Cat Levine, CCAC) [s]

Vagus (David Duhig, SF State) [s]

Three Bears (Emily Petit, Academy of Art College) [s]

Girl (Ted Voelkel, UC Berkeley) [v/s]

The Nightshade Family (Lara Allen, SFAI) [s]

Spank the Monkey (Travis Leland, SF State) [v/s] [W/O]

-Haunted Houses (Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Thailand) [v/m] [3]

-Romance (Catherine Breillat, France, 1999) [4]

Happy Accidents (Brad Anderson) [7]

/Ugetsu (Kenji Mizoguchi, Japan, 1953)

Sansho the Bailiff (Kenji Mizoguchi, Japan, 1954)

The Letter (Manoel de Oliveira, Portugal / France, 1999) [7]

101 Reykjavik (Baltasar Kormákur, Iceland / Norway / Denmark / France) [7]

 

OCTOBER

-Little Sister (Robert Jan Westdijk, The Netherlands, 1995)

/Flaming Creatures (Jack Smith, 1963) [m]

/Fuses (Carolee Schneemann, 1967) [s]

Hybrid (Monteith McCollum) [7]

/A Man and His Dog Out for Air (Robert Breer, 1957) [s]

Chasse des Touches (Hy Hirsh, France, 1959) [s]

Caravan (Jordan Belson, 1952) [s]

Eneri (Hy Hirsh, 1953) [s]

Things to Come (Patricia Marx, 1953) [s]

Autumn Spectrum (Hy Hirsh, France, 1957) [s]

/Bridges Go Round (Shirley Clarke, 1958) [s]

Mood Contrasts (Mary Ellen Bute, 1956) [s]

Film No. 3 (Harry Smith, 1949) [s]

Scratch Pad (Hy Hirsh, France, 1961) [s]

Catalog (John Whitney, Sr., 1961) [s]

Mandala (Jordan Belson, 1953) [s]

Yantra (James Whitney, 1957) [s]

Défense d’Afficher (Hy Hirsh, France, 1958) [s]

La Couleur de la Forme (Hy Hirsh, France, 1961) [s]

Desi (Maria Ramos, The Netherlands) [7]

Jan Dara (Nonzee Nimibutr, Thailand / Hong Kong) [W/O] (1:45)

Fanny’s Wedding (Oliver Brunet, France) [s] [7]

La Libertad (Lisandro Alonso, Argentina) [5]

Suddenly Naked (Anne Wheeler, Canada) [5]

Ichi the Killer (Takashi Miike, Japan / Hong Kong / South Korea) [6]

The Road to the Racetrack (Jang Sun-Woo, South Korea, 1991)

The Mad Songs of Fernanda Hussein (John Gianvito) [6]

Seafood (Zhu Wen, China / Hong Kong) [7]

Just Do It (Park Dae-Young, South Korea) [7]

Jiang Hu – The Triad Zone (Dante Lam, Hong Kong) [8]

Va savoir (Jacques Rivette, France) [7]

The Orphan of Anyang (Wang Chao, China) [8]

The American Astronaut (Cory McAbee) [6]

I’m Going Home (Manoel de Oliveira, France / Portugal) [9]

Warm Water Under a Red Bridge (Shohei Imamura, Japan) [8]

Goat’s Lover (Shin Han-Sol, South Korea) [s] [5]

Serious Battle (Boo Sung-Chul, South Korea) [s] [5]

Teenage Hooker Became Killing Machine in Daehakno (Nam Gee-Woong, South Korea) [v/m] [3]

Pencil Dance (Chris Casady, 1988) [v/s]

Orphics 6.1 (Ed Zajec, 1997) [v/s]

Object Conversation (Paul Glabicki, 1985) [s]

Linear Dreams (Richard Reeves, Canada, 1997) [s]

Calculated Movements (Larry Cuba, 1985) [s]

ifs-film (Joost Rekveld, The Netherlands, 1991) [s]

Cubits (Al Jarnow, 1978) [s]

Winter (Mar Elepaño, 1984) [s]

-The Critic (Ernie Pintoff / Mel Brooks, 1963) [s]

ICRON (Bob Snyder, 1978) [v/s]

Elements in Transformation #1 and #2 (Ying Tan, 1998) [v/s]

Transfigured (Stephen Arthur, Canada, 1998) [v/s]

Luma Nocturna (Sky David, 1974) [s]

Bardo (Jordan Belson) [v/s] [6]

Haiku Tunnel (Jacob Kornbluth and Josh Kornbluth) [5]

/Ginger Snaps (John Fawcett, Canada) [7]

-Maelström (Denis Villeneuve, Canada) [7]

Mulholland Drive (David Lynch) [7]

The Endurance: Shackleton’s Legendary Antarctic Expedition (George Butler, U.S.A./U.K./Germany/Sweden) [7]

/-Beau Travail (Claire Denis, France, 1999) [10]

La Région centrale (Michael Snow, Canada, 1971)

Training Day (Antoine Fuqua) [7]

The Soho Eckstein Cycle (William Kentridge, South Africa, 1989-1999) [v/m] [10]

Johannesburg, 2nd Greatest City After Paris (1989) [v/s]

Monument (1990) [v/s]

Mine (1991) [v/s]

Sobriety, Obesity and Growing Old (1991) [v/s]

Felix in Exile (1994) [v/s]

History of the Main Complaint (1996) [v/s]

Weighing...and Wanting (1997) [v/s]

Stereoscope (1999) [v/s] [9]

Ubu Tells the Truth (William Kentridge, South Africa, 1997) [v/s]

Shadow Procession (William Kentridge, South Africa, 1999) [v/s] [7]

They All Laughed (Peter Bogdanovich, 1981)

The Big Animal (Jerzy Stuhr, Poland) [4]

Bangkok Dangerous (Oxide Pang and Danny Pang, Thailand) [7]

Deep in the Woods (Lionel Delplanque, France) [6]

-Dirty (Bruce Sweeney, Canada, 1998)

From Hell (The Hughes Brothers) [3]

Serene Velocity (Ernie Gehr, 1970) [s]

/The Space Between the Teeth (Bill Viola, 1976) [v/s]

The Closed Doors (Atef Hetata, Egypt) [6]

various super-8mm sketches / personal films (Theresa Hak Kyung Cha, 1973-1978) [s]

Translations from a Willow Tree (Theresa Hak Kyung Cha, 1976) [s]

Permutations (Theresa Hak Kyung Cha, 1978?) [s]

Iron Monkey (Yuen Wo Ping, Hong Kong, 1993)

Waking Life (Richard Linklater) [5]

Asoka (Santosh Sivan, India) [6]

/The River (Tsai Ming-liang, Taiwan, 1997)

/Variations (Nathaniel Dorsky, 1992-98) [s]

/Arbor Vitae (Nathaniel Dorsky) [s] [8]

Love’s Refrain (Nathaniel Dorsky) [s] [8]

Bones (Ernest Dickerson) [4]

Donnie Darko (Richard Kelly) [9]

/Bouquets 1-10 (Rose Lowder, France, 1994-95) [s]

/Miracle on 34th Street (Jim Jennings, 2000) [s] [10]

/Variations (Nathaniel Dorsky, 1992-98) [s]

/Angel’s Gate (Bill Viola, 1989) [v/s]

X-Tracts (Leslie Thornton, 1975) [s]

Jennifer, Where Are You? (Leslie Thornton, 1981) [s]

Adynata (Leslie Thornton, 1983) [m]

Chimp for Normal Short (Leslie Thornton, 1999) [v/s] [6]

Another Worldly (Leslie Thornton, 1999) [v/s] [4]

Have a Nice Day Alone (Leslie Thornton) [v/s] [5]

Outer Space (Peter Tscherkassky, Austria, 1999) [s] [8]

Saudade do Futuro (César Paes, Brazil / France) [7]

/-Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take One (William Greaves, 1971)

 

NOVEMBER

High Heels and Low Lifes (Mel Smith, U.K.) [4]

Sex, Shame and Tears (Antonio Serrano, Mexico, 1999) [W/O] (0:58)

A Real Young Girl (Catherine Breillat, France, 1976)

-Fuckland (Jose Luis Marques, Argentina) [2]

Bob le flambeur (Jean-Pierre Melville, France, 1955)

I Loved You . . . (Three Romances) (Victor Kossakovsky, Russia / Germany) [v] [3]

/My Name Is Oona (Gunvor Nelson, Sweden / U.S.A., 1969) [s]

/Critical Mass (Hollis Frampton, 1971) [s]

/Passage á l’acte (Martin Arnold, Austria, 1993) [s]

/Dog Star Man (Stan Brakhage, 1961-64)

/NOEMA (Scott Stark, 1998) [v/s]

Death Poses (Kathy High) [v/s] [7]

Animal Attraction (Kathy High) [v/m] [6]

Domestic Vigilencia (Kathy High) [v/s] [8]

For the Birds (Ralph Eggleston) [s] [4]

Monsters, Inc. (Pete Docter) [8]

Tape (Richard Linklater) [4]

Visitor Q (Takashi Miike, Japan) [v] [7]

Maze (Rob Morrow) [4]

Prefab People (Béla Tarr, Hungary, 1982)

Heist (David Mamet) [5]

Amélie [Le Fabuleux Destin d’Amélie Poulain] (Jean-Pierre Jeunet, France) [5]

The Man Who Wasn’t There (Joel Coen) [5]

/Worm and Web Love (Stan Brakhage, 1999) [s] [8]*

“. . .” (Reel Five) (Stan Brakhage, 1998) [s]

Dance (Stan Brakhage) [s] [5]

Rounds (Stan Brakhage) [s] [7]

The Jesus Trilogy and Coda (Stan Brakhage) [s] [10]

Love Song (Stan Brakhage) [s] [6]

Love Song 2 (Stan Brakhage) [s] [8]

/Cosmic Ray (Bruce Conner, 1961) [s]

/All My Life (Bruce Baillie, 1966) [s]

/-Oh Dem Watermelons (Robert Nelson, 1965) [s]

-The Third Reich ‘N Roll (The Residents, 1977) [s]

-One Minute Movies (Graeme Whifler and The Residents, 1980) [s]

-Nightswimming (Jem Cohen, 1995) [s]

/Performance (Laura Parnes, 1995) [v/s]

/Talent Show (Laura Parnes, 1996) [v/s]

/Donnie Darko (Richard Kelly) [9]

Tuvalu (Viet Helmer, Germany) [9]

La Ciénaga (Lucrecia Martel, Argentina) [6]

The Wash (D. J. Pooh) [4]

Almanac of Fall (Béla Tarr, Hungary, 1984)

Satantango (Béla Tarr, Hungary, 1994)

-A Little Stiff (Greg Watkins and Caveh Zahedi, 1991)

/Unsere Afrikareise (Peter Kubelka, Austria, 1966) [s]

/Wot the Ancient Sod (Diane Kitchen) [s] [8]*

/Ellipses (Frédérique Devaux, France) [s] [5]

/Bum Series (Konrad Steiner) [s] [6]

ATOZ (Robert Breer) [s] [4]

/Sans Titre (Maïa Cybelle Carpenter) [s] [7]*

Light Lick: Get It While You Can (Saul Levine) [s] [7]

/Porter Springs Four (Henry Hills) [s] [9]*

/The Living Room (Michael Snow, Canada) [s] [8]

/-Tribulation 99: Alien Anomalies Under American (Craig Baldwin, 1991) [m]

Shallow Hal (Bobby Farrelly & Peter Farrelly) [5]

/Mulholland Drive (David Lynch) [8]*

Intimacy (Patrice Chéreau, France / U.K.) [6]

/Sink or Swim (Su Friedrich, 1990) [s]

/Love’s Refrain (Nathaniel Dorsky) [s] [8]

/Time and Tide: Study of a River, Part Two (Peter Hutton) [m] [10]

The Dark Room (Minyong Yang, U.S. / South Korea) [s] [5]

Schichtwechsel (Christian Hossner, Germany, 1997) [s]

Nebel (Mist) (Matthias Mueller, Germany / Austria / Luxembourg) [s] [5]

/Chronicles of a Lying Spirit (by Kelly Gabron) (Cauleen Smith, 1998) [s]

Angel Beach (Scott Stark) [s] [7]

SLOW (Scott Stark) [v/s] [9]

More Than Meets the Eye: Remaking Jane Fonda (Scott Stark) [v/s] [7]

Rescission (Scott Stark, 1980) [s]

Suite for VCRs: Mutable Commute (Scott Stark)[p/s] [8]

/Fat Girl [À ma soeur!] (Catherine Breillat, France) [7]

 

DECEMBER

[Below are seven student films from my class, all on video. All in all, not bad.]

Candle (or the effect of a power outage and digital editing) (Tim Carr) [v/s]

Bodywork (Stan Yan) [v/s]

Stop Thief (Taka Tsutsumi) [v/s]

Before the Pale People (Juan Gomez-Quinones) [v/s]

Fantasy in the Past (Omar Kaci) [v/s]

Lights Emotion (Xiao Niu) [v/s]

My Window (Franck Rey-Herme) [v/s]

/-The Heart Of The World (Guy Maddin, Canada) [s] [10]

/The Man Who Wasn’t There (Joel Coen) [6]*

/Mysterious Object at Noon (Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Thailand) [8]*

Bonbons bijoux (Sylvie Laliberté, Canada, 1996) [v/s]

Godiva (Ursula Hodel, Switzerland / U.S., 1997) [v/s]

Mes amis les poissons (Sylvie Laliberté, Canada, 1998) [v/s]

Speedo (Ursula Hodel, Switzerland / U.S., 1997) [v/s]

Papillon cerise (Sylvie Laliberté, Canada, 1997) [v/s]

Makeover (Ursula Hodel, Switzerland / U.S., 1998) [v/s]

L’outil n’est pas toujours un marteau (Sylvie Laliberté, Canada, 1999) [v/s] [3]

-The Golden Bowl (James Ivory, U.K.) [4]

-Things Behind the Sun (Allison Anders) [3]

/2001: A Space Odyssey (Stanley Kubrick, 1968)

Circus Animal 1.19 (Scott Stark, 1983) [s]

Urban Archeology #1 (Scott Stark, 1982) [s]

Texturale (Scott Stark, 1984) [s]

Probability (Scott Stark, 1985) [s]

11/9/85/Las Vegas/NV (Scott Stark, 1985) [s]

Geneva [excerpt] (Scott Stark, 1982) [s]

/Acceleration (Scott Stark, 1993) [s]

Low Resolution TV (Scott Stark, 1986) [s]

Tie Film (Scott Stark, 1985) [s]

Field Guide to Feeding Humans (Male) (Scott Stark, 1988) [s]

Detector (Scott Stark, 1987) [s]

Field Guide to Feeding Humans (Female) (Scott Stark, 1988) [s]

H (Scott Stark, 1987) [s]

Don’t Even Think (Scott Stark, 1992) [s]

Posers (Scott Stark) [v/s] [3]

La Bûche (Danièle Thompson, France) [4]

Ocean’s Eleven (Steven Soderbergh) [6]

-The Town is Quiet (Robert Guédiguian, France) [4]

The Tall T (Budd Boetticher, 1957)

Decision at Sundown (Budd Boetticher, 1957)

Detour (Edgar G. Ulmer, 1945) [m]

-The Season of Men (Moufida Tlatli, Tunisia / France) [6]

Breath (Jay Capela, 1994) [s]

The Straight Story (David Lynch, 1999)

-The Man With the Golden Arm (Otto Preminger, 1955)

Vanilla Sky (Cameron Crowe) [3]

-Monkeybone (Henry Selick) [5]

-Bottle Rocket (Wes Anderson, 1996)

-Swordfish (Dominic Sena) [5]

Burnt Money [Plata quemada] (Marcelo Piñeyro, Argentina / France / Spain / Uruguay) [6]

-Chop Suey (Bruce Weber) [7]

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s [Philosopher’s] Stone (Chris Columbus) [7]

-Otomo (Frieder Schlaich, Germany) [3]

-Worm (Jay Rosenblatt and Caveh Zahedi) [s] [2]

Khabi Khushi Khabie Gham... (Karan Johar, India) [7]

/-A Christmas Story (Bob Clark, 1983)

Ali (Michael Mann) [7]

A Beautiful Mind (Ron Howard) [5]

In the Bedroom (Todd Field) [6]

The Royal Tenenbaums (Wes Anderson) [6]

No Man’s Land (Danis Tanovic, Belgium / Bosnia-Herzegovina / France / Italy / Slovenia / U.K.) [8]

The Devil’s Backbone (Guillermo del Toro, Spain) [4]

/The Royal Tenenbaums (Wes Anderson) [6]

the end.

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