My Favorite Films
by my favorite filmmakers

ANTERO ALLI

 

Andrei Tarkovsky

THE MIRROR

STALKER

THE SACRIFICE

NOSTALGHIA

ANDREI RUBLEV

 

Aki Kaurismaki

LENINGRAD COWBOYS GO TO AMERICA

THE MATCH FACTORY GIRL

LA VIE DE BOHEME

DRIFTING CLOUDS

THE MAN WITHOUT A PAST

 

Michaelangelo Antonioni

RED DESERT

THE PASSENGER

BLOWUP

L'AVVENTURA

ZABRISKIE POINT

 

Werner Herzog

THE ENIGMA OF KASPAR HAUSER

LESSONS OF DARKNESS

AGUIRRE, WRATH OF GOD

NOSFERATU: PHANTOM OF THE NIGHT

THE WHITE DIAMOND

HEART OF GLASS

 

Terrence Malick

DAYS OF HEAVEN

THIN RED LINE

BADLANDS

THE NEW WORLD

THE TREE OF LIFE

 

Ingmar Bergman

HOUR OF THE WOLF

CRIES & WHISPERS

SAWDUST AND TINSEL

THE SEVENTH SEAL

SCENES FROM A MARRIAGE

THROUGH A GLASS DARKLY

THE SILENCE

 

Lars Von Trier

MELANCHOLIA

ANTI-CHRIST

EUROPA (aka ZENTROPA)

THE ELEMENT OF CRIME

MEDEA

BREAKING THE WAVES

DOGVILLE

 

Guy Maddin

KEYHOLE

BRAND UPON THE BRAIN

DRACULA: PAGES FROM A VIRGIN'S DIARY

THE SADDEST MUSIC IN THE WORLD

 

Lech Majewski

THE ROE'S ROOM

GLASS LIPS

THE MILL & THE CROSS

 

Louis Malle

BLACK MOON

MY DINNER WITH ANDRE

VANYA ON 42ND STREET

THE FIRE WITHIN

ELEVATOR TO THE GALLOWS

 

John Huston

THE MALTESE FALCON

THE MISFITS

THE NIGHT OF THE IGUANA

REFLECTIONS IN THE GOLDEN EYE

THE DEAD

UNDER THE VOLCANO

 

Roman Polanski

THE PIANIST

ROSEMARY'S BABY

CHINATOWN

MACBETH

DEATH AND THE MAIDEN

THE NINTH GATE

 

Bernardo Bertolucci

THE SHELTERING SKY

LAST TANGO IN PARIS

1900

 

Terry Gilliam

THE IMAGINARIUM OF DR. PARNASSUS

ADVENTURES OF BARON VON MUNCHAUSEN

BRAZIL

TIDELAND

THE FISHER KING

 

Jim Jarmusch

DEAD MAN

MYSTERY TRAIN

DOWN BY LAW

 

Francis Ford Coppola

BRAM STOKER'S DRACULA

APOCALYPSE NOW REDUX

THE CONVERSATION

TETRO

 

Alejandro Jodorowsky

EL TOPO

THE HOLY MOUNTAIN

SANTA SANGRE

 

Wim Wenders

WINGS OF DESIRE

FARAWAY, SO CLOSE

UNTIL THE END OF THE WORLD

THE MILLION DOLLAR HOTEL

DON'T COME KNOCKING

WRONG MOVE

 

David Lynch

BLUE VELVET

WILD AT HEART

INLAND EMPIRE

MULHOLLAND DRIVE

LOST HIGHWAY

 

Akira Kurosawa

DREAMS

DERSU UZALA

YOJIMBO

 

Ken Russell

WOMEN IN LOVE

THE DEVILS OF LOUDON

ALTERED STATES

 

 


Also highly recommended...


THE EAST by Zal Batmanglij

SOUND OF MY VOICE by Zal Batmanglij

THE RECKONING by Paul Guigan

THE GREAT BEAUTY by Paolo Sorrentino

ANONYMOUS by Roland Emmerich

THE MODERNS by Alan Rudolph

THE TEMPTATION OF ST. TONY by Veiko Ounpoo

RENEGADE by Jan Kounen

BLACK SWAN by Darren Aronofsky

THE TEMPEST by Julie Taymor

THE FUGITIVE KIND by Sydney Lumet

WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE by Spike Jonze

BEING JOHN MALKOVICH by Spike Jonze

SPEAKING PARTS by Atom Egoyan

THE LAST WAVE by Peter Weir

FEARLESS by Peter Weir

THE LAST TYCOON by Elia Kazan

THE SNOW WALKER by Charles Martin Smith

BROTHERHOOD OF THE WOLF by Christophe Gans

ANGEL HEART by Alan Parker

WOODENHEAD by Florian Habicht

SLUMDOG MILLIONARE by Danny Boyle

HEAD-ON by Fatih Akin

IN JULY by Fatih Akin

JULIEN DONKEY-BOY by Harmony Korine

MISTER LONELY by Harmony Korine

GUMMO by Harmony Korine

SYNECDOCHE NY by Charlie Kaufman

THE BIG KNIFE by Robert Aldrich

WINTER SLEEPERS by Tom Tykwer

HEAVEN by Tom Tykwer

THE PRINCESS AND THE WARRIOR by Tom Tykwer

BLADE RUNNER (director's cut) by Ridley Scott

THE CLAIM by Michael Winterbottom

BUTTERFLY KISS by Michael Winterbottom

CODE 46 by Michael Winterbottom

IN BRUGUES by Martin McDonagh

BEFORE NIGHT FALLS by Julian Schnabel

THE DIVING BELL AND THE BUTTERFLY by Julian Schnabel

LES AMANTS DU PONT-NEUF by Leos Carax

ADAM'S APPLES by Anders Thomas Jensen

ORPHEUS by Jean Cocteau

I KNOW WHERE I'M GOING! by Powell/Pressburger

AMORES PERROS by Alejandro G. Inarritu

BARTON FINK by The Coen Brothers

THE ASSASSINATION OF JESSE JAMES by Andrew Dominik

CATCH-22 by Mike Nichols

STEPPENWOLF by Fred Haines

SATYRICON by Frederico Fellini

JULIET OF THE SPIRITS by Frederico Fellini

THE MARRIAGE OF MARIA BRAUN by Rainer Werner Fassbinder

LOLA by Rainer Werner Fassbinder

WOMAN IN THE DUNES by Hiroshi Teshigahara

THE FALL by Tarsem Singh

THE HOUSE OF SAND by Andrucha Waddington

DECASIA by Bill Morrison

NEVERWAS by Joshua Michael Stern

UNBEARABLE LIGHTNESS OF BEING by Philip Kaufman

THE LIBERTINE by Laurence Dunmore

APOCALYPTO by Mel Gibson

THE FOUNTAIN by Darren Aronofsky

JUDY BERLIN by Eric Mendelsohn

BLACK NARCISSUS by Powell and Pressburger

WHY HAS BODHI-DHARMA LEFT FOR THE EAST ? by Bae Yong-Kyun

ROMPER STOMPER by Geoffrey Wright

TALK TO HER by Pedro Almodovar

BIG FISH by Tim Burton

TEMPEST by Paul Mazursky

JACOB'S LADDER by Adriane Lyne

THREE CROWNS OF THE SAILOR by Raoul Ruiz

SIMON MAGUS by Ben Hopkins

VERA by Francisco Athie

LEOLO by Jean-Claude Lauzon

THE DOUBLE LIFE OF VERONIQUE by Krzysztof Kieslowski

THE PASSENGER by Michelangelo Antonioni

MY LIFE AS A DOG by Lasse Hallstrom

THE SHIPPING NEWS by Lasse Hallstrom

ANCHORESS by Chris Newby

CLOSER by MIke Nichols

THE EMERALD FOREST by John Boorman

MIRRORMASK by David McKean

SHORT CUTS by Robert Altman

SHADOWS OF OUR FORGOTTEN ANCESTORS by Sergei Parajanov

SARAGOSSA MANUSCRIPT by Wojciech Has

THE HOUR-GLASS SANATORIUM by Wojciech Has

HEAVENLY CREATURES by Peter Jackson

THE SHOUT by Jerzy Skolimowsky

LORD OF THE FLIES by Peter Brooks

MARAT SADE by Peter Brooks

VERTIGO by Alfred Hitchcock

NORTHFORK by The Polish brothers

CABINET OF DR. CALIGARI by Robert Wiene

THIN BLUE LINE by Errol Morris

THE UNFORGIVEN by Clint Eastwood

THE PROFESSIONAL by Jean Luc Besson

LE FEMME NIKITA by Jean Luc Besson

WOMAN UNDER THE INFLUENCE by John Cassavettes

FACES by John Cassavettes

A PURE FORMALITY by Giuseppe Tornatore

THE COMPANY OF WOLVES by Neil Jordan

RICHARD THE THIRD by Lawrence Olivier

A MAN ESCAPED by Robert Bresson

O LUCKY MAN! by Lindsay Anderson

JFK by Oliver Stone

JESUS OF MONTREAL by Denis Arcand

MEAN STREETS by Martin Scorsese

LAST TEMPTATION OF CHRIST by Martin Scorsese

HENRY FOOL by Hal Hartley

THE PIANO by Jane Campion

PROSPERO'S BOOKS by Peter Greenaway

THE WICKER MAN by Robin Hardy

DECONSTRUCTING HARRY by Woody Allen

SLEEPER by Woody Allen

DOMINO by Tony Scott

 

more to come...




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