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  • Magnolia
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  • 25th Hour

Favorite Movie From Every Year I've Been Alive

22 films

By US release date except I cheated and used Oldboy for 2003 because there's nothing else I'm particularly passionate about.

  • Inherent Vice
  • Interstellar
  • Only Lovers Left Alive
  • Gone Girl
  • Listen Up Philip

2014 Ranked

60 films

  • Happy Hour
  • Stranger by the Lake
  • In Jackson Heights
  • Winter's Bone
  • Norte, the End of History
  • Marriage Story
  • Uncut Gems
  • Zombi Child
  • Wasp Network
  • About Endlessness

TIFF Most Anticipated

50 films

To be added to as more titles are announced (through the 13th)

8/6 - added titles confirmed by NYFF announcement…

  • Parasite
  • Pain and Glory
  • Zombi Child
  • Bacurau
  • Joan of Arc
  • Terras
  • Volcano
  • The Beast Is Still Alive
  • Uncle Tony, Three Fools and the Secret Service
  • Casse

Previous Films From 2019 Locarno Competition Directors

17 films

Many hard/impossible to find. If anyone's got a line on Terras, Casse, either Yosep Anggi Noen, Arraianos, After The Light,…

  • Ad Astra
  • Dark Waters
  • Marriage Story
  • Uncut Gems
  • Shirley
  • Blood Curse
  • Girlhood
  • Suzhou River
  • Your Name.
  • Nothing Bad Can Happen

TIFF Watchlist

5 films

  • Shut Up and Play the Hits
  • Mistaken for Strangers
  • Recording Josephine: Magnolia Electric Company at Electrical Audio
  • Happy Hour
  • At Berkeley
  • Interstellar
  • Thou Wast Mild and Lovely
  • The Future

Supplemental 2010s Viewing

13 films

Other things I would like to watch, or things I have seen and deem to be essential but are not…

  • The Social Network
  • Carlos
  • Winter's Bone
  • Dogtooth
  • Meek's Cutoff

2010s Essentials

310 films

Top 20s of Film Comment and Skandies, Best Picture/Film Not in the English Language from ICS. The beginning of the…

  • The Dead Don't Die
  • Ad Astra
  • La Flor
  • The Beach Bum
  • Uncut Gems