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Funny Ha Ha to Frances Ha: Mumblecore Mondays

a 10 year, 30 movie dive into mumblecore, from funny ha ha to frances ha

this is based on order of release, and starting 2017 i'll watch one a week and log it with a review each monday. reviews will be in the notes.

mumblecore was a pejorative term used to describe dozens of practically no budget films starring no name actors that came out in the mid 2000s and were featured in film festivals around the county, particularly at south by southwest in austin, texas. they were generally decried by the public and cinephile alike, with the common criticism being that they were boring movies about straight middle class white men and women where nothing of note happens. mumblecore…

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  • Funny Ha Ha

    1

  • Kissing on the Mouth

    2

  • The Puffy Chair

    3

  • Mutual Appreciation

    4

  • Dance Party, USA

    5

  • LOL

    6

  • Team Picture

    7

  • Frownland

    8

  • Hannah Takes the Stairs

    9

  • Quiet City

    10

  • Orphans

    11

  • In Search of a Midnight Kiss

    12

  • Hohokam

    13

  • Nights and Weekends

    14

  • Yeast

    15

  • Medicine for Melancholy

    16

  • My Effortless Brilliance

    17

  • The Pleasure of Being Robbed

    18

  • You Wont Miss Me

    19

  • Guy and Madeline on a Park Bench

    20

  • Daddy Longlegs

    21

  • Beeswax

    22

  • Humpday

    23

  • New Low

    24

  • Gabi on the Roof in July

    25

  • Cold Weather

    26

  • Open Five

    27

  • Tiny Furniture

    28

  • Silver Bullets

    29

  • Frances Ha

    30