"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!

  • Belladonna of Sadness
  • Funeral Parade of Roses
  • Picnic at Hanging Rock
  • Daisies
  • She Dies Tomorrow
  • Enter the Void
  • Inherent Vice
  • Solaris
  • Blade Runner
  • Tokyo Drifter
  • Spirited Away
  • First Man
  • Faust
  • Sans Soleil
  • Body Double
  • Beyond the Black Rainbow
  • Antichrist
  • It Comes at Night
  • Primer
  • Suspiria
  • Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters
  • 2046
  • Mainstream
  • Southland Tales
  • Following
  • Paris, Texas
  • Collateral
  • Possession
  • Holy Motors
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • Paterson
  • Donnie Darko
  • The Prestige
  • Being John Malkovich
  • Videodrome
  • Under the Skin
  • Siberia
  • Ad Astra
  • Angel's Egg
  • It's Such a Beautiful Day
  • Pi
  • The Witch
  • Belle de Jour
  • Eraserhead
  • The Lighthouse
  • A Ghost Story
  • Lost Highway
  • Orpheus
  • Tokyo Story
  • Certified Copy
  • Last Year at Marienbad
  • About Endlessness
  • Simon of the Desert
  • La Jetée
  • The Color of Pomegranates
  • The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer
  • Knight of Cups
  • The Tale of the Princess Kaguya
  • Masculin Féminin
  • PlayTime
  • Santa Sangre
  • Breaking the Waves
  • Theorem
  • The Lovers on the Bridge
  • Full Metal Jacket
  • Slow West
  • Miami Vice
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Gerry
  • Upstream Color