Neo Americana

Americana: ...Artifacts, or a collection of artifacts, related to the history, geography, folklore and cultural heritage of the United States. Defined as materials and things concerning or characteristic of The United States of America; broadly, its culture. (Definition from Wikipedia)

About this list:

Trying to curate a list of movies that provide a snapshot of late 20th to 21st Century American life, culture or history. This is a work in progress. Feel free to suggest stuff in the comments section.

  • The Florida Project
  • Boyhood
  • Gummo
  • Abacus: Small Enough to Jail
  • Her
  • Paterson
  • Clerks
  • Hoop Dreams
  • White Girl
  • Kids
  • Lady Bird
  • Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
  • Igby Goes Down