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  • The Other Side of Hope
  • It Comes at Night
  • My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea
  • Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives
  • No Country for Old Men

Titillating Titles (a list of the best movie titles)

33 films

Because who gets excited about a movie with generic titles like GANGSTER SQUAD, or have unnecessary colons like BATTLE: LOS…

  • L'Avventura
  • Ikiru
  • Once Upon a Time in Anatolia
  • After Life
  • Solaris

Movie mornings

10 films

Inspire by Lise's Sunday mornings with coffee list, I've compiled my own list of movies I need to be completely…

  • The Love Witch
  • The Duke of Burgundy
  • Onibaba
  • The One I Love
  • Stranger by the Lake

Visionary Gems

41 films

Small films with big ambitions - stylistically, thematically or politically. Movies that commit to its vision and disregards the trends.…

  • Breathe
  • Mommy
  • Mustang
  • Girlhood
  • Rust and Bone

For Elinore

8 films

French films Elinore should see.

  • The 400 Blows
  • In the Mood for Love
  • Chungking Express
  • Brief Encounter
  • Fat Girl

Top Ten Criterion

11 films

Inspired by the Top Ten series on the Criterion website. I don't necessarily have to own the Criterion copy, just…

  • Don't Breathe
  • The Witch
  • The Invitation
  • The Shallows
  • Lights Out

2016: A year of scares

12 films

Pretty much every single horror film this year knocked it out of the park. These are the excellent ones I've…

  • The Tree of Life
  • In the Mood for Love
  • A Separation
  • Spring Breakers
  • I Am Love
  • Personal Shopper
  • Paterson
  • Aquarius
  • The Handmaiden
  • Certain Women
  • A Most Violent Year
  • Tomboy
  • Whiplash
  • '71
  • A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night

The ones to watch

29 films

New and interesting directors with a distinct voice and have proven their talents with three feature films or less. (already…

  • Carol
  • 45 Years
  • The Lobster
  • Breathe
  • Inside Out
  • Goodbye to Language
  • Actress
  • Zero Motivation
  • Miss Julie
  • The Iron Ministry

Sydney release date pending (a running wish list) for 2015

11 films

A wishlist of movies that doesn't yet have a theatrical release date in Sydney and may or may not be…

  • Breathe
  • 45 Years
  • Phoenix
  • Tangerine
  • Mustang