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21st Century Foreign Films

As a counter point to that awful lazy list The Playlist released last week. Only criteria was limiting it to one film per filmmaker. Apologies to all the great movies left out.


+ 10 essential shorts: Origins of 21st Century (Jean-Luc Godard, Anne-Marie Miéville), Dream Work (Peter Tscherkassky), Lifeline (Victor Erice), man.road.river (Marcellvs L.), Visitors (Giulio Questi), Le Genou d'Artemide (Jean-Marie Straub), Le petit chaperon rouge (Shinji Ayoama), Correspondances (Eugene Green), Chef d'Ouvre? (Luc Moullet), Festival (Jean-Claude Rousseau).

  • A Lake
  • After This Our Exile
  • Bellamy
  • Cleopatra
  • Private Fears in Public Places
  • Come and Go
  • Differently, Molussia
  • The Duchess of Langeais
  • Everyone Else
  • Extraordinary Stories
  • Forget Me Not
  • Goodbye, Dragon Inn
  • In the City of Sylvia
  • La Libertad
  • Lady Chatterley
  • The Four Times
  • Let the Bullets Fly
  • Like Someone in Love
  • Linda Linda Linda
  • May They Rest in Revolt (Figures of War)
  • Miss and the Doctors
  • Mods
  • Moscow
  • My Mother's Smile
  • Mysteries of Lisbon
  • New Blood
  • Oh! Uomo
  • Our Beloved Month of August
  • Pistol Opera
  • Platform
  • Pulse
  • Regular Lovers
  • Singing Behind Screens
  • Tale of Cinema
  • The Captive
  • The Days I Don’t Exist
  • The Host
  • The Idiot
  • The Strange Case of Angelica
  • Throw Down
  • Tie Xi Qu: West of the Tracks
  • Time and Tide
  • Trouble Every Day
  • United Red Army
  • What Now? Remind Me
  • Where Does Your Hidden Smile Lie?
  • Whispers and Moans
  • Workers for the Good Lord
  • Yella
  • Yi Yi