Films Seen in 2016

Favourites (in no particular order):

The Blue Bird (Maurice Tourneur, 1918)
Eyes of Fire (Avery Crounse, 1983)
Women of Ryazan (Olga Preobrazhenskaya & Ivan Pravov, 1927)
Trance (Teresa Villaverde, 2006)
Crush (Alison Maclean, 1992)
The Travellers (Bahram Beizai, 1991)
Pomegranate and Cane (Saeed Ebrahimifar, 1988)
Moonlight (Barry Jenkins, 2016)
The Fury (Brian DePalma, 1978)
Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance (Alanis Obomsawin, 1993)
Eyes of Laura Mars (Irvin Kershner, 1978)
The Watermelon Woman (Cheryl Dunye, 1996)
Garlic Is As Good As Ten Mothers (Les Blank, 1980)
Secret Beyond the Door (Fritz Lang, 1947)
Phantom Lady (Robert Siodmak, 1944)
A Brighter Summer’s Day (Edward Yang, 1991)
Los Olvidados (Luis Bunuel, 1950)
Venus Delta (Antoinette Zwirchmayr, 2016)
Creek (Ana Mendieta, 1974)
Elle (Paul Verhoeven, 2016)
Little Women (Gillian Armstrong, 1994)
The Love Witch (Anna Biller, 2016)
Lemonade (Beyonce Knowles Carter, 2016)

& the rest

In Bruges (Martin McDonagh, 2008)
Carol TH (Todd Haynes, 2015)
Son of Saul TH (László Nemes, 2015)
Insiang (Lino Brocka, 1976)
Jacob’s Ladder (Adrian Lyne, 1990)
Ammoru (Kodi Ramakrishna, 1995)
Hamlet (Svend Gade & Heinz Schall, 1921)
Midnight Madness (David Wechter & Michael Nankin, 1980)
Trumbo TH (Jay Roach, 2015)
The Driver (Walter Hill, 1978)
Our Loved Ones TH (Anne Emond, 2015)
The Demons TH (Philippe Lesage, 2015)
Ninth Floor TH (Mina Shum, 2015)
Queen Margot (Patrice Chéreau, 1994)
Queen of Earth (Alex Ross Perry, 2015)
Sense and Sensibility (Ang Lee, 1995)
Closet Monster TH (Stephen Dunn, 2015)
Forbidden Room TH (Guy Maddin, 2015)
Sleeping Giant TH (Andrew Cividino, 2015)
Leviathan (Andrey Zvyagintsev, 2014)
The Revenant TH (Alejandro González Iñárritu, 2015)
Tu Dors Nicole (Stephane Lafleur, 2014)
And Soon The Darkness… (Robert Fuest, 1970)
Chelsea Girls TH (Andy Warhol, 1966)
Hard To Be A God (Aleksei German, 2013)
Forty Guns (Samuel Fuller, 1957)
Filibus (Mario Roncoroni, 1915)
The Blue Bird (Maurice Tourneur, 1918)
Paranormal Activity: Ghost Dimension (Gregory Plotkin, 2015)
Concussion TH (Peter Landsman, 2015)
Lucky Star (Frank Borzage, 1929)

Eyes of Fire (Avery Crounse, 1983)
Street Angel (Frank Borzage, 1928)
Dead Birds (Alex Turner, 2004)
Ave Maria S TH (Basil Khalil, 2015)
Shok S TH (Jamie Donoghue, 2015)
Everything Will Be Okay S TH (Patrick Vollrath, 2015)
Stutterer S TH (Benjamin Cleary, 2015)
Day One S TH (Henry Hughes, 2014)
Sanjay’s Super Team S TH (Sanjay Patel, 2015)
World of Tomorrow S TH (Don Hertzfeldt, 2015)
Bear Story S TH (Gabriel Osorio Vargas, 2014)
We Can’t Live Without Cosmos S TH (Konstantin Bronzit, 2014)
If I Was A God S TH (Cordell Baker, 2014)
The Short Story of a Forx and a Mouse S TH (Hugo Jean, Juliette Jourdan, Kevin Roger, Marie Pillier & Camille Chaix, 2015)
The Loneliest Spotlight S TH (Bill Plympton, 2015)
Catch It S TH (Paul Bar, Marion Demaret, Nadège Forner, Pierre-Baptiste Marty, Julien Robyn & Jordan Soler, 2015)
Prologue S TH (Richard Williams, 2015)
The Eagle and the Hawk (Stuart Walker, 1933)
After Tiller (Martha Shane & Lana Wilson, 2013)
Hostile Border (Michael Dwyer, 2015)
7th Heaven (Frank Borzage, 1927)
Daft Punk Unchained (Herve Martin-Delpierre, 2015)
Women of Ryazan (Olga Preobrazhenskaya & Ivan Pravov, 1927)
Midori (Hiroshi Harada, 1992)
Tuck Everlasting (Jay Russell, 2002)
Mustang TH (Deniz Gamze Erguven, 2015)
Prodigal Sons (Kimberley Reed, 2008)
Bridge of Spies (Steven Spielberg, 2015)
Tangerine (Sean Baker, 2015)
Spy (Paul Feig, 2015)
Spotlight (Thomas McCarthy, 2015)
Straight Outta Compton (F. Gary Gray, 2015)
Yeelen (Souleymane Cisse, 1987)
Amy (Asif Kapadiam 2015)
The Intern (Nancy Meyers, 2015)
Inside Out (Pete Docteur, 2015)
I Will Follow (Ava Duvernay, 2010)
Sugar Cane Alley (Euzhan Palcy, 1983)
Ravenous (Antonia Bird, 1999)
Crimson Peak (Guillermo Del Toro, 2015)
Once Upon A Time in Mexico (Robert Rodriguez, 2003)
Illusions S (Julie Dash, 1982)
I Remember Nothing S (Zia Anger, 2015)
Room (Lenny Abrahamson, 2015)
Zardoz (John Boorman, 1974)
Goodbye First Love (Mia Hansen-Love, 2011)
Olivia (Jacqueline Audry, 1951)

Cadillac Records (Darnell Martin, 2008)
Carmen Jones (Otto Preminger, 1954)
The Reflecting Skin TH (Philip Ridley, 1990)
Leaving Las Vegas (Mike Figgis, 1995)
Trance (Teresa Villaverde, 2006)
Stand Up Guy (Mike Young, 2016)
Hero (Stephen Frears, 1992)
Only Yesterday TH (Isao Takahata, 1991)
A Brilliant Young Mind (Morgan Matthews, 2014)
Nenette + Boni (Claire Denis, 1996)
Mountains May Depart TH (Zhangke Jia, 2015)
The Quiet Ones (John Pogue, 2014)
Horsehead (Romain Basset, 2014)
Gas, Food Lodging (Allison Anders, 1992)
Things Behind the Sun (Allison Anders, 2001)
Cemetery of Splendour TH (Apichatpong Weerasethakul, 2015)
In A Lonely Place TH (Nicholas Ray, 1950)
Zigeunerwisen TH (Seijun Suzuki, 1980)
A Simple Life (Ann Hui, 2012)
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End (Gore Verbinski, 2007)
Kagero-za TH (Seijun Suzuki, 1981)
Crush (Alison Maclean, 1992)
The Gallows (Travis Cloff and Chris Lofing, 2015)
Indiscretion of an American Wife (Vittorio de Sica, 1953)
Creed (Ryan Coogler, 2015)
The Dream Team (Howard Zieff, 1989)
Shirin TH (Abbas Kiarostami, 2008)
Yumeji TH (Seijun Suzuki, 1991)
The Budy Body (William Castle, 1967)
The Lobster TH (Yorgos Lathimos, 2015)
The Hunter and the Skeleton S TH (Bai Bin, 2012)
Family Reunion S TH (Chen Li-Hua, 2012)
Perfect Conjugal Bliss S TH (Zhang Su, 2014)
Yumen TH (Huan Xiang, JP Sniadecki, Xu Rustao, 2013)

The Passion of Joan of Arc TH (Carl Theodor Dreyer, 1928)
I Smile Back (Adam Salky, 2006)
The Holiday (Nancy Meyers, 2006)
The Velvet Vampire (Stephanie Rothman, 1971)
The Working Girls (Stephanie Rothman, 1974)
Remains of the Day (James Ivory, 1993)
Terminal Island (Stephanie Rothman, 1973)
Blood Father (Jean-Francois Richet, 2016)
Eyes of Fire TH (Avery Crounse, 1983)
Factory Complex TH (Heung-Soon IM, 2014)
The Music Room (Satyajit Ray, 1958)
I Don’t Belong Anywhere: The Cinema of Chanta; Akerman TH (Mariane Lambert, 2015)
Narcissus and Psyche (Gabor Body, 1980)
Born to Be Blue (Robert Burdreau, 2015)
Ashes and Embers TH (Haile Gerima, 1982)
The Dvine Horsemen S (Maya Deren, 1985)
Several Friends S (Charles Burnett, 1968)
Loving Couples (Mai Zetterling, 1964)
Joy (David O Russell, 2015)

Girl Friends (Claudia Weill 1978)
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Miss Osbourne (Walerian Borowczyk, 1974)
Madeleine, The Study of a Nightmare (Roberto Mauri, 1974)
The Travellers (Bahram Beizai, 1991)
Once Upon a Time, Cinema (Mohsen Makhmalbaf, 1992)
Captain America: Winter Soldier (Joe and Anthony Russo, 2014)
The Stone Lion (Massood Jafari Jozani, 1987)
The Tenants (Dariush Mehruji, 1986)
The People Garden TH (Nadia Litz, 2016)
Edge of Tomorrow (Doug Kiman, 2014)
Captain America: Civil War TH (Joe and Anthony Russo, 2016)
Money Monster TH (Jodie Foster, 2016)
Sunset Song TH (Terence Davies, 2015)
Pomegranate and Cane (Saeed Ebrahimifar, 1988)
Belladonna of Sadness TH (Eiichi Yamamoto, 1973)
High Rise TH (Ben Wheatley, 2015)
Airplane! (David Zucker, Jim Abrahams, Jerry Zucker, 1980)
Batman (Tim Burton, 1989)
#Horror (Tara Subkoff, 2015)
White Zombie (Victor Halerin, 1932)
The Boot (Mohammah-Ali Talebi, 1992)
Fragments of Decay S (Henri Plaat, 1983)
Deadpool (Tim Miller, 2016)
From Karkheh to Rhine (Ebrahim Hatamikia, 1992)
Hush (Mike Flanagan, 2016)
Blush TH (Michal Vinik, 2015)

The Walking Dream S (Patrick Bokanowski, 2003)
Freeheld (Peter Sollett, 2015)
Nothing Sacred (William A Wellman, 1937)
Aeon Flux (Karyn Kusama, 2005)
The Bigamist (Ida Lupino, 1953)
The Angry Birds Movie (Fergal Reilly & Clay Kaytis, 2016)
The Korean Wedding Chest (Ulrike Ottinger, 2011)
Jennifer’s Body (Karyn Kusama, 2009)
Handsome Harry (Bette Gordon, 2009)
Abuse of Weakness (Catherine Breillat, 2013)
Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance (Alanis Obomsawin, 1993)
Ho-Ho Mistahey! (Alanis Obomsawin, 2013)
Good Will Hunting (Gus Van Sant, 1997)
Batman Returns (Tim Burton, 1992)
Central Intelligence (Rawson Marshall Thurston, 2016)
Germany, Pale Mother (Helena Sanders-Brahms, 1980)
The Awakening (Nick Murphy, 2011)
Murder a la Mod TH (Brian de Palma, 1968)
The Watermelon Woman TH (Cheryl Dunye, 1996)
Tale of Tales TH (Matteo Garrone, 2015)
Eyes of Laura Mars (Irvin Kershner, 1978)
The Wicker Man (Neil LaBute, 2006)
Chains (Raffaello Matarazzo, 1949)
Tormento (Raffaello Matarazzo, 1950)
It Follows (David Robert Mitchell, 2014)

Nobody’s Children (Raffaello Matarazzo, 1952)
The White Angel (Raffaello Matarazzo, 1955)
The Makioka Sisters (Jon Ichikawa, 1983)
They Came From Beyond Space (Freddie Francis, 1967)
The Evil of Frankenstein (Freddie Francis, 1963)
Peggy Guggengheim: Art Addict (Lisa Immordino Vreeland, 2015)
The September Issue (R.J. Cutler, 2009)
The Eye Has To Travel (Lisa Immordino Vreeland, 2011)
Garlic Is As Good As Ten Mothers (Les Blank, 1980)
My Life Without Me (Isabel Coixet, 2003)
Hail, Ceasar! (Joel and Ethan Coen, 2016)
Clue (Jonathan Lynn, 1985)
The Invitation (Karyn Kusama, 2016)
Niagara (Henry Hathaway, 1953)
The Fugitive (Andrew Davis, 1993)
Born In Flames TH (Lizzie Borden, 1983)

Three Kings (David O Russell, 1999)
Heaven Knows What (Joshua and Benny Safdie, 2014)
The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant (Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1972)
The Devil’s Advocate (Taylor Hackford, 1997)
Soleil O TH (Med Hondo, 1970)
Fatima, The Algerian Woman of Dakar TH (Med Hondo, 2004)
Cosmos TH (Andrzej Zulawski, 2015)
Sarraounia TH (Med Hondo, 1986)
Eye of the Needle (Richard Marquand, 1981)
Firestarter (Mark L Lester, 1984)
The Fury (Brian DePalma, 1978)
Le Lit du Vierge (Philippe Garrel, 1969)
The Phantom of the Operator (Caroline Martel, 2004)
Ghostbusters TH (Paul Feig, 2016)
The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (Nathan Juran, 1958)
Didn’t Do It For Love (Monika Treut, 1997)
The Red Kimona (Dorothy Davenport and Walter Lang, 1925)
Invasion of the Bee Girls (Denis Sanders, 1973)
Castle of Blood (Antonio Margheriti and Sergio Corbucci, 1964)
Collective:unconscious (Daniel Patrick Carbone, Jospehine Decker, Laurne Wolkstein, Frances Bodomo, & Lily Baldwin, 2016)
Harlem Nights (Eddie Murphy, 1989)
Heathers (Michael Lehmann, 1988)
The Gruesome Twosome (Herschell Gordon Lewis, 1967)
The Psychic (Lucio Fulci, 1977)
Swordfish (Dominic Sena, 2001)
Moonshine Mountain (Herschell Gordon Lewis, 1964)
Things We Lost in the Fire (Susanne Bier, 2007)
Paper Moon (Peter Bogdanovich, 1973)

The Night Porter (Liliana Cavani, 1974)
Opening Night (Isaac Rentz, 2016)
One More Time With Feeling TH (Andrew Dominik, 2016)
I Am Not Madame Bovary TH (Feng Xiaogang, 2016)
The Ornithologist TH (Joao Pedro Rodriguez, 2016)
Werewolf TH (Ashley McKenzie, 2016)
By The Time It Gets Dark TH (Anocha Suwichakornpong, 2016)
Moonlight TH (Barry Jenkins, 2016)
Daughters of Dust TH (Julie Dash, 1991)
Volcan S (Ana Mendieta, 1979)
Birth: Gunpowder Works S (Ana Mendieta, 1981)
Energy Charge S (Ana Mendieta, 1975)
Alma, Silenta en Fuego S (Ana Mendieta, 1975)
Creek S (Ana Mendieta, 1974)
I Am Not Your Negro TH (Raoul Peck, 2016)
Flowers of the Sky S TH (Janie Geiser, 2016)
Ayhan and me S TH (belit sag, 2016)
As Without So Within S TH (Manuela de Laborde, 2016)
Indefinite Pitch S TH (James N Kienitz, 2016)
Brimstone TH (Martin Koolhoven, 2016)
I Had Nowhere To Go TH (Douglas Gordon, 2016)
Raw TH (Julia Ducournau, 2015)
Ta’ang TH (Wang Bing, 2016)
Below Her Mouth TH (April Mullen, 2016)
Ma’ Rosa TH (Brilliante Mendoza, 2016)
Nocturama TH (Bertrand Bonello, 2016)
Planetarium TH (Rebecca Zlotowski, 2016)
I Am The Pretty Thing That Lives In The House TH (Osgoode Perkins, 2016)
Hema Hema: Sing Me A Song While I Wait TH (Khyentse Norbu, 2016)
Daguerrotype TH (Kiyoshi Kurosawa, 2016)
Lady Macbeth TH (William Oldroyd, 2016)
The Dreamed Ones TH (Ruther Beckerman 2016)
The Dreamed Path (Angela Schanelec, 2016)
The Assassination of Jesse James By The Coward Robert Ford TH (Andrew Dominik, 2008)
Blair Witch TH (Adam Wingard, 2016)
Loving (Jeff Nichols, 2016)
Annabelle (John R Leonetti, 2014)
Possessed (Clarence Brown, 1931)
Boneshaker S (Frances Bodomo, 2013)
Barton Fink (Joel Coen, 1991)
Secret Beyond the Door (Fritz Lang, 1947)
Mafu Cage (Karen Arthur, 1978)
Afronauts S TH (Frances Bodomo, 2014)
Destination Planet Negro TH (Kevin Willmott, 2013)

The Stone Flower (Aleksandr Ptushko, 1946)
The Shining (Stanley Kubrick, 1980)
Barbara the Fair with the Silken Hair (Aleksandr Rou, 1969)
Bright Star (Jane Campion, 2009)
Everyone Else (Maren Ade, 2009)
XXY (Lucia Puenzo, 2007)
Bram Stoker’s Dracula (Francis Ford Coppola, 1992)
Moscow on the Hudson (Paul Mazursky, 1984)
Frozen River (Courtney Hunt, 2008)
Daguerreotypes (Agnes Varda, 1976)
The Second Awakening of Christina Klages (Margarethe von Trotta, 1977)
Animal Kingdom (David Michod, 2010)
Sheer Madnes (Margarethe von Trotta, 1985)
Demon TH (Marcin Wrona, 2015)
La Cienaga (Lucrecia Martel, 2001)
Corpo Celeste (Alice Rohrwacher, 2012)
Phantom Lady (Robert Siodmak, 1944)
Open Season 3 (Cody Cameron, 2010)
Noroi: The Curse (Koji Shiraishi, 2005)
Hunt for the Widlerpeople (Taika Waititi, 2016)
Something Between Us S (Jodie Mack, 2015)
Fe26 S (Kevin Jerome Evenson, 2014)
Mad Ladders S (Michael Robinson, 2015)
Regal S (Karissa Hahn, 2015)
Now: End of Season S (Ayman Nahle, 2015)
Foyer S (Ismail Bahri, 2016)
Anima, Silueta de Cohetes S (Ana Mendieta, 1976)
The Snow Maiden (Pavel Kadochnikov, 1969)
A Brighter Summer’s Day (Edward Yang, 1991)
Christine TH (Antonio Campos, 2016)
13th (Ava DuVernay, 2016)
Singin’ in the Rain (Stanley Donen, 1952)
Annabelle (John R Leonetti, 2014)
Burn Country (Ian Olds, 2016)
Shepherds and Butchers (Oliver Schmitz, 2016)
Imperium (Daniel Ragussis, 2016)
The Doolins of Oklahoma (Gordon Douglas, 1949)
The Handmaiden TH (Park Chan-Wook, 2016)

Anthropoid (Sean Ellis, 2016)
Moonlight TH (Barry Jenkins, 2016)
Avengers: Age of Ultron (Joss Whedon, 2015)
Fox and his Friends TH (Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1975)
Séance on a Wet Afternoon (Bryan Forbes, 1964)
Susana TH (Luis Bunuel, 1951)
El TH (Luis Bunuel, 1953)
Nazarin TH (Luis Bunuel, 1959)
Los Olvidados TH (Luis Bunuel, 1950)
El Bruto TH (Luis Bunuel, 1953)
The Prestige (Christopher Nolan, 2006)
Venus Delta S (Antoinette Zwirchmayr, 2016)
Ha Terra! S (Ana Vaz, 2016)
Untitled 1925 S (Madi Pillar, 2016)
Children of Lir S (Katherine McInnis, 2016)
025 Sunset Red S (Laida Lertxundi, 2016)
Burning mountains that spew flame S (Helen Giron and Samuel M Delgado, 2016)
Bad Girl (Frank Borzage, 1931)
The Snake Pit (Anatole Litvak, 1948)
Millie (John Francis Dillon, 1931)
Mrs Winterbourne (Richard Benjamin, 1996)
Cilaos S (Camilo Restrepo, 2016)
An Aviation Field S (Joana Pimento, 2016)
The Prison in Twelve Landscapes TH (Brett Story, 2016)
Sisters or the Balance of Happiness (Margarethe von Trotta, 1979)
Straw Dogs (Rob Lurie, 2011)
Viva (Anna Biller, 2007)
Amour Fou (Jessica Hausner, 2014)
City of Angels (Brad Siberling, 1998)
Secret Defense (Jacques Rivette, 1998)
Nocturnal Animals TH (Tom Ford, 2016)

Elle TH (Paul Verhoeven, 2016)
Lourdes (Jessica Hausner, 2009)
The Watcher in the Woods (John Hough, 1980)
Bound (Lana Wachowski & Lilly Wachowski, 1996)
Little Women (Gillian Armstrong, 1994)
The Love Witch TH (Anna Biller, 2016)
Suicide Squad (David Ayer, 2016)
A Free Soul (Clarence Brown, 1931)
The Divorcee (Robert Z Leonard, 1930)
For Those About to Rock. The Story of Rodrigo y Gabriela
John Wick (Chad Stahleski, 2014)
Despair TH (Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1978)
Aliens (James Cameron, 1986)
Thor (Kenneth Branagh, 2011)
Three on a Match (Mervyn Leroy, 1932)
Female (Michael Curtiz, 1933)
The Abolitionists (Darrin Fletcher & Chet Thomas, 2016)
Night Nurse (William A Wellman, 1931)
Legends of the Fall (Edward Zwick, 1994)
Querelle TH (Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1982)
Arrival TH (Denis Villeneuve, 2016)
The Donkey’s Hide (Nadezhda Kosheverova, 1982)
Rogue One TH (Gareth Edwards, 2016)
Fences TH (Denzel Washington, 2016)

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