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  • The Things of Life
  • Tempest
  • Street Angel
  • China Girl
  • Swept Away

making another watchlist for myself! fight me!

13 films

i do this with books too, like i start one watchlist then work my way through part of it, then…

  • María Candelaria
  • The Other
  • Aventurera
  • Redes
  • No


38 films

in 2019 i focused on watching more films made outside of english-speaking countries and western europe, in 2020 i focused…

  • The Conformist
  • Il Sorpasso
  • The Swimming Pool
  • Midnight
  • Summer of Soul (...or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)

my favorite films

273 films

a bunch of films i love a lot, sort of ranked by how recently i’ve watched/added them to the list.…

  • 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days
  • 12 Years a Slave
  • 13th
  • The 400 Blows
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

required & recommended films for my directing mfa program

151 films

making this to keep track of what i've already seen (a whole lot of it, lmao) and what i need…

  • Across the Pacific
  • In This Our Life
  • Let There Be Light
  • Key Largo
  • The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

on the channel august '21

138 films

richard linklater on criterion channel programming a handful of movies i have literally never heard of, i am so EXCITED…

  • The Big Chill
  • St. Elmo's Fire
  • Single White Female
  • The Bedroom Window
  • People on Sunday

films i mistake for another film

6 films

regardless of whether i have seen these films i will always confuse it for the other film. there is no…

  • Maurice
  • Jezebel
  • Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
  • Vertigo
  • Run Silent, Run Deep

men fainting

41 films

a cinema non-trope i would please like to make into a thing because i’m obsessed with it

(fainter in the notes. the accompanying…

  • Lola Montès
  • Next Stop, Greenwich Village
  • The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
  • Supermarket Woman
  • Educating Rita

being my own algorithm

39 films

future favorite films, aka, films by directors who have a film in my favorites list and it's the only film…

  • The Awful Truth
  • His Girl Friday
  • Hands Across the Table
  • Let Us Live
  • Forbidden

ralph bellamy iconic third wheel

8 films

this man is always out here getting rejected, passed over for another hunk, or just generally being the odd man…

  • Seven Samurai
  • Stalker
  • The Passion of Joan of Arc
  • Princess Mononoke
  • Once Upon a Time in the West

oh i haven't seen that, it's been on my list for years

49 films

popular/acclaimed movies i haven't seen that i feel bad about having not seen (there are definitely more that i'll think…

  • Goodbye, Mr. Chips
  • A Thousand and One Nights
  • The Thief of Bagdad
  • Twilight
  • The Wizard of Oz

movies truffaut mentioned in his correspondence

548 films

collected while i was reading the book of his correspondence (finally finished and crying about all the projects he wanted…

  • Body Heat
  • La Ciénaga
  • The Swimming Pool


3 films

get these people some air conditioning