"Don't try to understand it, feel it."

Films that encapsulate that quote from Tenet (2020). Ones that do have an analytical purpose and meaning, but can be cherished purely through metaphysical attachment to the images and sounds on screen.

Suggestions welcome!

  • To the Wonder
  • Prisoners
  • Krisha
  • Ritual
  • The Tree of Life
  • Black Swan
  • Nocturnal Animals
  • Breathless
  • Ammonite
  • Eggshells
  • Enemy
  • The Sacrifice
  • Barry Lyndon
  • Columbus
  • Quantum of Solace
  • The Rider
  • Nostalgia
  • Synecdoche, New York
  • I'm Thinking of Ending Things
  • The Place Beyond the Pines
  • Coherence
  • Memories of Murder
  • Mirror
  • mother!
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Come and See
  • Rebels of the Neon God
  • Interstellar
  • The Beach Bum
  • Greener Grass
  • Blow-Up
  • Love
  • Raw
  • Before Sunrise
  • In the Mood for Love
  • Suspiria
  • Three Colors: Red
  • Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
  • The Doom Generation
  • Hiroshima Mon Amour
  • Morvern Callar
  • Possessor
  • Climax
  • Delicatessen
  • Lost in Translation
  • Naked Lunch
  • You Were Never Really Here
  • Blackhat
  • Mulholland Drive
  • The Fountain
  • The Double Life of Véronique
  • Taste of Cherry
  • Fantastic Planet
  • The Shining
  • The Exterminating Angel
  • Ashes of Time
  • Drive
  • Fallen Angels
  • Melancholia
  • Chungking Express
  • Vagabond
  • Nathan for You: Finding Frances
  • Ghost in the Shell
  • Song to Song
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  • Midsommar
  • The Holy Mountain
  • Stalker
  • Requiem for a Dream
  • Arrival
  • Tenet
  • Pink Floyd: The Wall
  • Waves
  • Under the Silver Lake
  • Blue
  • Three Colors: Blue
  • Magic Mike XXL
  • The City of Lost Children
  • Inception
  • Twin Peaks
  • Dreams
  • Perfect Blue
  • Annihilation
  • Blue Velvet
  • Inland Empire
  • Only God Forgives
  • The Neon Demon
  • Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion
  • Burning
  • Speed Racer
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Too Old to Die Young
  • Mauvais Sang
  • Mandy
  • Ema
  • Lost River
  • Spring Breakers
  • Eyes Wide Shut
  • Trouble Every Day