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Chinese Ecocinema: 1980-2009

26 films

Selected filmography from the 2009 book edited by Sheldon H. Lu and Jiayan Mi.

  • Absence
  • Cachada: The Opportunity
  • Las cruces
  • Dead Souls
  • Did You Wonder Who Fired the Gun?

YIDFF 2019 International Competition

13 films

Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival 2019 International Competition

Not on LB In Our Paradise (Claudia Marschal, 2019) Self-Portrait: Window in…

  • The Act of Seeing with One's Own Eyes
  • From One Second to the Next
  • This House Has People in It
  • HELL/?????
  • The Horse Raised by Spheres

Shorts [OLD]

48 films

I'm not logging short films in my diary, so here they shall go.

August 2019 EDIT: I am logging them…

  • There Will Be Blood
  • Knowing
  • Read My Lips
  • Mr. Holland's Opus
  • The Tribe


21 films

If it deals with deafness/hearing loss in some way (however minuscule) it belongs here. This is a WIP. Suggestions appreciated.

  • X-Men: Days of Future Past
  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
  • Pitch Perfect 2
  • Dheepan
  • Mustang

Stuff I've seen in theaters

65 films

If I've ever viewed it in a darkened, too-cold room on a big-ass silver screen, it goes here.

  • Hiroshima Mon Amour
  • Z
  • Daisies
  • Woman in the Dunes
  • Possession

Cal Poly FPS

7 films

Cal Poly SLO Film Production Society screenings. If I write anything about any of these films I'll try to incorporate…

  • Another Year
  • Calabria
  • Communion
  • Donkeyote
  • Ex Libris: The New York Public Library

YIDFF 2017 International Competition

15 films

Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival 2017 International Competition

  • Dreamcatcher
  • Future June
  • Hebei Taipei
  • Homeland: Iraq Year Zero
  • Horse Money

YIDFF 2015 International Competition

13 films

Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival 2015 International Competition

Not on LB Always and Again (Chloé Inguenaud, Gaspar Zurita, 2015) We…

  • His Captive Woman
  • Feet First
  • The Black Camel
  • Bird of Paradise
  • Hell Below

Feature films produced entirely or partially in Hawaii (WIP)

94 films

Didn't see anyone make this list yet.

Films taken from the Hawaii Film Office website:

These are productions that…

  • Tampopo
  • Tokyo Idols
  • Rage
  • The Mohican Comes Home
  • The Wasted Times

HIFF Spring 2017

8 films

Now that the festival is over, I've put this in ranked order. Sad that I couldn't see more (Her Love…

  • Paris, Texas
  • It's Such a Beautiful Day
  • Yi Yi
  • Chungking Express
  • Love Exposure
  • The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
  • Johnny Guitar
  • Ride the High Country
  • The Wild Bunch
  • El Topo

Non-classical Westerns

17 films

A wild journey to the wild west.