FILMS SEEN, 2019

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

(- seen on video; / repeat viewing; [p] paracinema (installation, etc.); [s] short, under 30 minutes; [m] medium length, 30-69 min; * grade changed upon repeat viewing; \ repeat viewing of something I walked out of or fell asleep during)

 

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JANUARY

-Knife + Heart (Yann Gonzalez, France / Mexico / Switzerland) [7]

-She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (John Ford, 1949)

-Happy New Year, Colin Burstead (Ben Wheatley, U.K.) [6]

-What Places of Heaven, What Planets Directed, How Long the Effects? or, the General Accidents of the World (David Gatten, 2013) [m]

-Jupiter's Moon (Kornél Mundruczó, Hungary / France / Germany) [W/O] (1:04)

-Tondal's Vision (Stephen Broomer, Canada) [m] [7]

-Chongqing Blues (Wang Xiaoshuai, China, 2010)

-Inca Light (Robert Fulton, U.S. / Peru, 1972) [s]

-The Family (Rok Biček, Slovenia / Austria) [6]

-The Family [short version] (Rok Biček, Slovenia, 2007) [m]

-Black and White Film (Robert Huot, 1969) [s]

-Beautiful Movie (Robert Huot, 1974) [s]

-Snow (Robert Huot, 1971) [s]

-I Remember the Crows (Gustavo Vinagre, Brazil) [7]

-Rojo (Benjamín Naishtat, Argentina / Brazil / France / Netherlands / Germany) [7]

-Replicas (Jeffrey Nachmanoff, U.K. / China / Puerto Rico / U.S.) [5]

/-A Place Called Lovely (Sadie Benning, 1991) [s]

/-Five Year Diary, Reel 80: Emily Died (Anne Charlotte Robertson, 1994) [s]

-A Simple Story (Marcel Hanoun, France, 1959) [m]

-Touch Me Not (Adina Pintilie, Romania / Germany / Czech Republic / Bulgaria / France) [4]

-The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (Terry Gilliam, Spain / Belgium / France / Portugal / U.K.) [7]

-Daisy Kenyon (Otto Preminger, 1947)

-Reminiscences of a Journey to Lithuania (Jonas Mekas, U.S. / Lithuania, 1972)

-Clara's Ghost (Bridey Elliott) [W/O] (0:38)

-Turbulence (Ruy Guerra, Brazil / Cuba / Portugal, 2000)

-Never Look Away [Werk ohne Autor] (Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, Germany / Italy) [W/O] (0:59)

-Walking On Water (Andrey M. Paounov, Italy / U.S. / Germany / U.A.E.) [5]

-Eli, Eli, Lema Sabachthani? (Shinji Aoyama, Japan, 2005)

/-Journey to Italy (Roberto Rossellini, U.S. / Italy, 1954)

-At War (Stéphane Brizé, France) [5]

-Le Pont du Nord (Jacques Rivette, France, 1981)

-Climax (Gaspar Noé, France / Belgium / U.S.) [7]

/-News From Home (Chantal Akerman, U.S. / Belgium, 1977)

-At Eternity's Gate (Julien Schnabel, Switzerland / Ireland / U.K. / France / U.S.) [5]

-Our Time (Carlos Reygadas, Mexico / France / Germany / Denmark / Sweden) [7]

-Pig (Mani Haghighi, Iran) [7]

 

FEBRUARY

-A Wild Stream (Nuria Ibáñez Castañeda, Mexico) [6]

-Ashore [aka Terra Franca] (Leonor Teles, Portugal) [7]

-Little Odessa (James Gray, 1994)

/-Trouble the Water (Tia Lessin and Carl Deal, 2008)

-The Price of Everything (Nathaniel Kahn) [4]

/-Bicycle Thieves (Vittorio de Sica, Italy, 1948)

/-Fahrenheit 9/11 (Michael Moore, U.S. / France, 2004)

-Pigs and Battleships (Shohei Imamura, Japan, 1961)

-No Data Plan (Miko Revereza) [7]

-Present.Perfect. (Shengze Zhu, U.S. / Hong Kong) [7]

-Close to Home (Nina Danino, U.K., 1985) [s]

-Les Proies (The Game) (Marine de Contes, France) [m] [6]

-Tempting Devils (Jean-Claude Brisseau, France) [6]

-The Grief of Others (Patrick Wang, 2015)

-Chinese Portrait (Wang Xiaoshuai, China / Switzerland) [8]

-In the Family (Patrick Wang, 2011)

/-A Day in the Country (Jean Renoir, France, 1936) [m]

-Sunday in Peking (Chris Marker, France / China, 1956) [s]

/-Sans Soleil (Chris Marker, France, 1983)

-Kitbull (Rosana Sullivan) [s] [7]

-Sugar (Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, 2008)

-Everybody Knows (Asghar Farhadi, Spain / France) [4]

-Paddleton (Alexandre Lehmann) [5]

-Leto (Kirill Serebrennikov, Russia / France) [6]

-Capernaum (Nadine Labaki, Lebanon / France / U.S.) [3]

-Weather Diary 1 (George Kuchar, 1986)

/-Hotel Diary 7: Dirty Pictures (John Smith, U.K., 2007) [s]

-The Plagiarists (Peter Parlow) [7]

-The Chambermaid (Lila Avilés, Mexico) [7]

 

MARCH

-Now something is slowly changing (mint film office, Netherlands) [W/O] (0:45)

-Past Perfect (Jorge Jácome, Portugal) [s] [6]

-Embargoed Title #1 ("Poll") [5]

/-The Untouchables (Brian De Palma, 1986)

-It's Kind of a Funny Story (Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, 2010)

/-The Act of Killing (Joshua Oppenheimer, U.K. / Denmark / Norway, 2012)

-The Odds of Recovery (Su Friedrich, 2002) [m]

-The Magic Life of V (Tonislav Hristov, Finland / Denmark / Bulgaria) [5]

-Mississippi Grind (Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, 2015)

/-Rear Window (Alfred Hitchcock, 1954)

-Vever (Deborah Stratman) [s] [7]

-Parsi (Eduardo Williams and Mariano Blatt, Mexico) [s] [7]

-Sauvage (Camille Vidal-Naquet, France) [4]

-Soleil Ô (Med Hondo, France / Mauritania, 1970)

-High Flying Bird (Steven Soderbergh) [7]

-MS Slavic 7 (Sofia Bohdanowicz and Deragh Campbell, Canada) [m] [7]

 

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