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  • City Lights
  • The Wizard of Oz
  • Vertigo
  • The Long Gray Line
  • Taste of Cherry

forward through the clover and the bergamot, shoreward to the gulls and to the guillemots.

100 films

1-25 ranked, the rest abc...my one hundred favorite narrative films...

smol narrative canon.

  • As I Was Moving Ahead Occasionally I Saw Brief Glimpses of Beauty
  • Lacrima Christi
  • The Amazonian Angel
  • Bärbel and Charly
  • Threnody

The Letterboxd Experimental Film Family's Essentials List

491 films

I've been asked a lot lately about films to watch to help someone get into experimental cinema. Or even what…

  • The 10th Kingdom
  • The Age of Swordfish
  • The Air-Conditioning System
  • Amsterdam Global Village
  • Astérie

Cherished First Viewings of 2021

94 films

My stomach lurched all year and trying to measure what went on seems pointless. These first time watches helped me…

  • Terra Femme
  • Either Or Neither
  • Ember Days
  • Out of the Blue
  • Future From Inside

Favorite Films of 2021

25 films

major shrug this year but um thank you to the kind people i've interacted with. it's a radical act to…

  • Carolyn And Me: Part One
  • The Secret Garden
  • The Visitation
  • Maya
  • All My Life

in the morning in the winter shade on the first of march on the holiday

100 films

1-25 ranked, the rest abc...my one hundred favorite experimental films...

smol experimental canon. i originally made this list i think…

  • Blue Distance
  • Old
  • Inner Outer Space
  • Memoria
  • Terce

Eureka!

91 films

In honor of the TMT section of the same name here is an ongoing list of exciting new films. Once…

  • The Kiss
  • Roundhay Garden Scene
  • The Wave
  • Dickson Experimental Sound Film
  • Workers Leaving the Lumière Factory
  • Days
  • Movie That Invites Pausing
  • The Metamorphosis of Birds
  • The Woman Who Ran
  • Last and First Men

The Avant Garden's Favorite Films of 2020

24 films

The garden is a beautiful discord run by the amazing elena. As a wind down to an absolutely trying year…

  • Love Is the Message, the Message Is Death
  • The Grand Bizarre
  • American Falls
  • The Extravagant Shadows
  • Listening to the Space in My Room

The Best Experimental Films of the 2010s

100 films

it wasn't until i sat down to make this that i actually measured the distance i travelled. paris to new…

  • 3 Sóis
  • Abolição
  • Acera, or the Witches' Dance
  • Aggression
  • Alex & José

Important First Watches of 2020

148 films

i'm publishing this now but i will probably add a bit to it or maybe subtract before the year is…

  • Movie That Invites Pausing
  • Lamentations
  • Glenville
  • Maggie's Farm
  • Apiyemiyekî?

Favorite Films of 2020

25 films

the year of anya taylor-joy.

  • Post Tenebras Lux
  • Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives
  • Burning
  • White Noise
  • Personal Shopper

The Best Narrative Feature Films of the 2010s

100 films

i wanted to make an additional list to go with my experimental works one. i thought it would be fun.…