NEW RELEASES SEEN, 2019

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

([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)

 

[10]

 

 

 

[9]

Pelourinho, They Don't Really Care About Us (Akosua Adoma Owusu, Germany / Ghana / Brazil) [s]

 

 

[8]

Above the Rain (Ken Jacobs) [s]

Austrian Pavillion (Philipp Fleischmann, Austria) [s]

Chinese Portrait (Wang Xiaoshuai, China / Switzerland)

Fourteen (Dan Sallitt)

Heimat Is a Space in Time (Thomas Heise, Germany / Austria)

Just Don't Think I'll Scream (Frank Beauvais, France)

Light Licks: Pardes: Counting Flowers on the Wall (Saul Levine) [s]

 

 

[7]

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

The Bed and the Street (Mike Hoolboom and Heather Frise, Canada) [s]

Booksmart (Olivia Wilde)

The Chambermaid (Lila Avilés, Mexico)

Climax (Gaspar Noé, France / Belgium / U.S.)

Come Coyote (Dani and Sheilah ReStack, U.S. / Canada) [s]

La Flor (Mariano Llinás, Argentina)

Gathering Moss (Erin Espelie) [s]

Ghost Town Anthology (Denis Côté, Canada)

Her Smell (Alex Ross Perry)

High Flying Bird (Steven Soderbergh)

I Remember the Crows (Gustavo Vinagre, Brazil)

Kitbull (Rosana Sullivan) [s]

Knife + Heart (Yann Gonzalez, France / Mexico / Switzerland)

Liberté (Albert Serra, France / Portugal / Spain)

Love Seat (Lyndsay Bloom) [s]

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

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

Mum's Cards (Luke Fowler, U.K.) [s]

The New King of Comedy (Stephen Chow, China)

No Data Plan (Miko Revereza)

No Land (Emily Chao) [s]

Once Upon a Planet (Ken Jacobs) [s]

Our Time (Carlos Reygadas, Mexico / France / Germany / Denmark / Sweden)

Oven Scene (Lyndsey Bloom) [s]

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

Pig (Mani Haghighi, Iran)

The Plagiarists (Peter Parlow)

Present.Perfect. (Shengze Zhu, U.S. / Hong Kong)

Ralfs Farben (Lukas Marxt, Austria)

Rojo (Benjamín Naishtat, Argentina / Brazil / France / Netherlands / Germany)

A Room With a Coconut View (Tulapop Saenjaroen, Thailand) [m]

Shadow (Zhang Yimou, China)

So Pretty (Jessie Jeffrey Dunn Rovinelli)

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

transcript (Erica Sheu, U.S. / Taiwan) [s]

Two Sisters Who Are Not Sisters (Beatrice Gibson, France / U.K.) [s]

Vever (Deborah Stratman) [s]

 

 

[6]

After DeCarava (Paige Taul) [s]

Apollo 11 (Todd Douglas Miller)

Bait (Mark Jenkin, U.K.)

The Beach Bum (Harmony Korine, Switzerland / U.K. / France / U.S.)

Belonging (Burak Cevik, Turkey / Canada / France)

The Dead Don't Die (Jim Jarmusch, U.S. / Sweden)

Earth (Nikolaus Geyrhalter, Austria)

The Family (Rok Biček, Slovenia / Austria)

Fluorescent Girl (Janie Geiser) [s]

Glass (M. Night Shyamalan)

Happy New Year, Colin Burstead (Ben Wheatley, U.K.)

The Heat: A Kitchen (R)evolution (Maya Gallus, Canada)

It's In the Game (Sondra Perry) [s]

Leto (Kirill Serebrennikov, Russia / France)

Lines of Force (Dan Browne, Canada) [s]*

Past Perfect (Jorge Jácome, Portugal) [s]

Peterloo (Mike Leigh, U.K.)

Points (Syd Staiti) [s]

Preemptive Listening (Part 1: The Fork in the Road) (Aura Satz, U.K.) [s]

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

The Sequence of Years (Ben Balcom) [s]

So Many Voices in the Silence Now (Cristiana Miranda, Brazil) [s]

A Study of Fly (Cherilyn Hsing-Hsin Liu) [s]

Tempting Devils (Jean-Claude Brisseau, France)

A Wild Stream (Nuria Ibáñez Castañeda, Mexico)

Wittnerchrome Notes I & II (Nick Collins, U.K.) [s]

Years of Construction (Heinz Emigholz, Germany)

 

 

[5]

A ogni uccello il suo nido è bello (Lorenzo Gattorna) [s]

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

At War (Stéphane Brizé, France)

cold soup, pubic hair, raw meat (Laura Gillmore) [s]

Framing John DeLorean (Don Argott and Sheena M. Joyce)

Hidden Man (Jiang Wen, China)

High Life (Claire Denis, France / Germany / Poland / U.K.)

Lumen (Richard Ashrowan, U.K.) [s]

Lydon (Lucy Kerr) [s]

The Magic Life of V (Tonislav Hristov, Finland / Denmark / Bulgaria)

Our Mothers (César Díaz, Guatemala / Belgium / France)

Paddleton (Alexandre Lehmann)

Pwdre Ser the rot of stars (Charlotte Pryce) [s]

Replicas (Jeffrey Nachmanoff, U.K. / China / Puerto Rico / U.S.)

Sunset (László Nemes, Hungary / France)

Take Me Somewhere Nice (Ena Sendijarević, Netherlands / Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Those That Tremble as if They Were Mad (Salma Shamel, U.S. / Egypt) [s]

Traveling Shoes (Kevin Jerome Everson) [s]

Two (Vasilios Papaioannu) [s]

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

When It Is Still (Anna Kipervaser) [s]

Yomeddine (Abu Bakr Shawky, Egypt / U.S. / Austria)

 

 

[4]

Ayka (Sergey Dvortsevoy, Russia / Germany / Poland / Kazakhstan / China / France)

Between Dog and Wolf (Julia Dogra-Brazell, U.K.) [s]

Dorothy (Diana Sánchez) [s]

Everybody Knows (Asghar Farhadi, Spain / France)

everyday star (Rajee Samarasinghe, Sri Lanka / U.S.) [s]

The Forcing (epilogue) (Lydia Moyer) [s]

Helios (Eric Stewart) [s]

Mustererkenntnis (Pattern Cognition) (Thorsten Fleisch, Germany) [s]

Night Eyes (Arte Matu) [s]

A Post Post-Racial Apolitical Ode (Colored Collage #3) (Jon-Sesrie Goff) [s]

The Price of Everything (Nathaniel Kahn)

Ruins (Shona Masarin) [s]

Sauvage (Camille Vidal-Naquet, France)

A Soft Place to Fall (Nan Wang, China / Netherlands) [s]

Touch Me Not (Adina Pintilie, Romania / Germany / Czech Republic / Bulgaria / France)

 

 

[3]

Capernaum (Nadine Labaki, Lebanon / France / U.S.)

The Forcing (Lydia Moyer) [m]

 

 

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[1]

 

 

 

[W/O]

Clara's Ghost (Bridey Elliott) (0:38)

Jupiter's Moon (Kornél Mundruczó, Hungary / France / Germany) (1:04)

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

Now something is slowly changing (mint film office, Netherlands) (0:45)