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My 2022 Sight & Sound Ballot

10 films

It would look different four months later.

I must admit I now regret cutting India Song because it would had…

  • Amélia
  • Crimes of the Future
  • Dark Glasses

My contributions for Abismu

3 films

I have a new film magazine called Abismu along with my friends Juliana Costa, Marcelo Miranda and Pedro Henrique Ferreira.…

  • Bucking Broadway
  • A Modern Musketeer
  • 3 Bad Men
  • The Winning of Barbara Worth
  • The Wind

Favorite American Westerns

100 films

As of October/2022

Chronological order.

  • One from the Heart
  • The Conversation
  • Tucker: The Man and His Dream
  • The Rain People
  • Apocalypse Now

Francis Ford Coppola Ranked

22 films

One of the fun things of rewatching Coppola's whole filmography is coming to the conclusion that I like Coppola movies…

  • What Now? Remind Me
  • Miss and the Doctors
  • Nobody's Daughter Haewon
  • Stray Dogs
  • The Tale of the Princess Kaguya

2013 Ranked

100 films

Essential shorts: Dialogue d’ombres (Jean-Marie Straub, Danielle Huillet), The Emblazoned Apparitions (Phil Solomon), Nightwalk (Scott Barley), Aquele Cara (Dellani Lima),…

  • Peking Opera Blues
  • A Better Tomorrow III: Love and Death in Saigon
  • Hard Boiled
  • Green Snake
  • Days of Being Wild

Hong Kong Cinema (1985-1994)

150 films

This more or less covers Hong Kong cinema miracle decade going from the end of Shaws Brothers until the market…

  • Zombie Flesh Eaters
  • The Beyond
  • Conquest
  • White Fang
  • Don't Torture a Duckling

Lucio Fulci ranked

38 films

The master and madman would be 95 today. No one dreamed as remarkable horrible and unstable images.

  • A Man There Was
  • The Covered Wagon
  • So This Is Paris
  • The Winning of Barbara Worth
  • Two Seconds

2021 Discoveries

150 films

Favorite feature films seen for the first time in 2021.

  • Sir Arne's Treasure
  • Twentieth Century
  • Stagecoach
  • Christmas in July
  • The Lady Eve

2021 Rewatches

167 films

Favorite films rewatched during 2021.

  • Rain
  • Keijo
  • People of the Po Valley
  • 1848
  • Hello Out There

2021 in shorts

63 films

Favorite films under 45 minutes seen for the first time in 2021.

  • Limbo
  • Drive My Car
  • Zeros and Ones
  • Hold Me Back
  • France

2021 log

394 films

Every film over 45 minutes made in the past 3 years I've seen during 2021.

I published the top 100…

  • Fight, Zatoichi, Fight
  • Zatoichi's Vengeance
  • Zatoichi and the Chest of Gold
  • Samaritan Zatoichi
  • Zatoichi Goes to the Fire Festival


25 films

They are all worth seeing, some way more than others.

I wrote a long article about the series, repetition and…