Monday, 14 April 2014

Top Ten: 2000


Ranking the Decades
A Year in Film List + Image Gallery


Werckmeister Harmonies
[László Krasznahorkai, Ágnes Hranitzky & Béla Tarr, 2000]:


The Gleaners & I [Agnès Varda, 2000]:


In the Mood for Love [Wong Kar Wai, 2000]:


Freedom [Sharunas Bartas, 2000]:


Eureka [Shinji Aoyama, 2000]:


Branca de Neve [João César Monteiro, 2000]:


La Commune (Paris, 1871) [Peter Watkins, 2000]:


Séance [Kiyoshi Kurosawa, 2000]:


Blackboards [Samira Makhmalbaf, 2000]:


Unbreakable [M. Night Shyamalan, 2000]:

Above, arranged in order of preference, my personal top-ten best films of the year (from what I've seen), accurate at the time of writing.

Saturday, 12 April 2014

Top Ten: 2001


Ranking the Decades
A Year in Film List + Image Gallery


Millennium Actress [Satoshi Kon, 2001]:


In Praise of Love (Éloge de l'amour) [Jean-Luc Godard, 2001]:


Mulholland Drive [David Lynch, 2001]:


A.I. Artificial Intelligence [Steven Spielberg, 2001]:


Spirited Away [Hayao Miyazaki, 2001]:


Pulse (Kairo) [Kiyoshi Kurosawa, 2001]:


Millennium Mambo [Hou Hsiao-Hsien, 2001]:


Sex and Lucía [Julio Medem, 2001]:


Monsters, Inc. [Pete Docter & David Silverman, 2001]:


The Devil's Backbone [Guillermo del Toro, 2001]:

Above, arranged in order of preference, my personal top-ten best films of the year (from what I've seen), accurate at the time of writing.

Thursday, 10 April 2014

Top Ten: 2002


Ranking the Decades
A Year in Film List + Image Gallery


Distant [Nuri Bilge Ceylan, 2002]:


Solaris [Steven Soderbergh, 2002]:


Workers, Peasants [Danièle Huillet & Jean-Marie Straub, 2002]:


Dark Water [Hideo Nakata, 2002]:


The Man Without a Past [Aki Kaurismäki, 2002]:


Waiting for Happiness [Abderrahmane Sissako, 2002]:


Spider [David Cronenberg, 2002]:


The Good Thief [Neil Jordan, 2002]:


Russian Ark [Alexander Sokurov, 2002]:


A Snake of June [Shin'ya Tsukamoto, 2002]:

Above, arranged in order of preference, my personal top-ten best films of the year (from what I've seen), accurate at the time of writing.

Wednesday, 9 April 2014

Top Ten: 2003


Ranking the Decades
A Year in Film List + Image Gallery


Come and Go [João César Monteiro, 2003]:


Dogville [Lars von Trier, 2003]:


The Brown Bunny [Vincent Gallo, 2003]:


A Talking Picture [Manoel de Oliveira, 2003]:


Twentynine Palms [Bruno Dumont, 2003]:


Tie Xi Qu: West of the Tracks [Wang Bing, 2003]:


I'm Not Scared [Gabriele Salvatores, 2003]:


The Story of Marie and Julien [Jacques Rivette, 2003]:


Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness [Tom Hooper, 2003]:


Reconstruction [Christoffer Boe, 2003]:

Above, arranged in order of preference, my personal top-ten best films of the year (from what I've seen), accurate at the time of writing.

Tuesday, 8 April 2014

Top Ten: 2004


Ranking the Decades
A Year in Film List + Image Gallery


Notre Musique [Jean-Luc Godard, 2004]:


The Village [M. Night Shyamalan, 2004]:


Tropical Malady [Apichatpong Weerasethakul, 2004]:


Moolaadé [Ousmane Sembène, 2004]:


With Blood on My Hands: Pusher II [Nicolas Winding Refn, 2004]:


2046 [Wong Kar Wai, 2004]:


The World [Jia Zhangke, 2004]:


Ocean's Twelve [Steven Soderbergh, 2004]:


Vital [Shin'ya Tsukamoto, 2004]:


Vera Drake [Mike Leigh, 2004]:

Above, arranged in order of preference, my personal top-ten best films of the year (from what I've seen), accurate at the time of writing.