Sort by
  • City Lights
  • Angel
  • Make Way for Tomorrow
  • Love Affair
  • The Palm Beach Story

Carlos's Canon (August 2022)

512 films

1-75 the tippy top, in chronological order rest in chronological order forgetting a lot of things, surely

  • The Young Girls of Rochefort
  • The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
  • City Lights
  • PlayTime
  • Gertrud

top 20

20 films

no reason in particular

  • The Young Girls of Rochefort
  • The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
  • City Lights
  • PlayTime
  • Gertrud

sight and sound top 10

10 films

the ballot i submitted for the 2022 sight and sound poll

  • Lust for Life
  • Van Gogh
  • La Belle Noiseuse
  • Edvard Munch
  • The Quince Tree Sun

painters on film

13 films

for a project. emphasis on process and philosophy of intent

  • Passion Fish
  • A Tale of Love
  • Fast Color
  • Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk
  • Moonlighting


13 films

  • City Lights
  • The Palm Beach Story
  • On Dangerous Ground
  • Some Came Running
  • Bells Are Ringing

Carlos's Canon (1.26.2021)

305 films

The shit that speaks to me the most. In chronological order. With a top 50, also in chronological order. "Battle…

  • Two in the Shadow
  • Personal Problems
  • They All Laughed
  • Only Yesterday
  • Avanti!


50 films

  • The Age of the Earth
  • L'Amour fou
  • The Crucified Lovers
  • A Grin Without a Cat
  • Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song

2021 — My Favorite First-Time Watches

72 films

Top 11: A Idade Da Terra, L'amour fou, Chikamatsu monogatari, Le fond de l'air est rouge, Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song,…

  • Drive My Car
  • Wheel of Fortune and Fantasy
  • Annette
  • Memoria
  • Days

2021 Faves

20 films

  • Annette
  • Coonskin
  • Gimme Shelter
  • The Green Room
  • The Mother and the Whore

kino for when the summer vibes are Off

46 films

Morbid and lugubrious and pathetic. Deflated, sick things that peter about in circles, never starting properly, never finding a comfortable…

  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence
  • Duck! Rabbit, Duck!
  • Do the Right Thing
  • Om Shanti Om
  • The Wizard of Oz

35mm film holdings at Yale

272 films

includes trailer for SHOOT THE PIANO PLAYER

a copy of SOME LIKE IT HOT with French subtitles

  • Why Not: A Serenade of Eschatological Ecology
  • The Late Mathias Pascal
  • Our Lady of the Turks
  • Capricci
  • The Cat and the Canary

my watchlist according to amos vogel

52 films

adding as i read FILM AS A SUBVERSIVE ART, first exciting film book i’ve come across since hamrah’s collected criticism