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Z. W. Lewis

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June ’17 Viewing Top 10

Posted on July 1, 2017

Jeux des reflets et de la vitesse (Henri Chomette, 1925) Arising from the Surface (Mani Kaul, 1980) News Item (Claude Autant-Lara, 1923) Moon 1969 (Scott Bartlett, 1969) The Heart and the Money (Louis Feuillade, Léonce Perret, 1912) To Lavoisier, Who Died in the Reign of Terror (Michael Snow, 1991) Natpwe (le festin des esprits) (Tiane Doan na Champassak, Jean Dubrel, 2013) Berlin Horse (Malcolm Le Grice, 1970) Padatik (Mrinal Sen, 1973) Five Minutes of Pure Cinema (Henri Chomette, 1926)

May ’17 Viewing Top 10

Posted on May 31, 2017

Stolen Death (Nyrki Tapiovaara, 1938) Avetik (Don Askarian, 1992) Perfect 1-3 (Dietmar Brehm, 1996) The Suns of Easter Island (Pierre Kast, 1972) Why Do Things Get in a Muddle? (Come on Petunia) (Gary Hill, 1984) Elementarz (Wojciech Wiszniewski, 1976) Point de Gaze (Jodie Mack, 2012) Vacancy (Matthias Müller, 1999) The Palestinians (Johan van der Keuken, 1975) Kaliya Mardan (Dhundiraj Govind Phalke, 1919)   HM: Who Killed Captain Alex? (Nabwana I.G.G.) [unrateable]

April ’17 Viewing Top 10

Posted on May 1, 2017

Takashi Ito filmography (1981 – ) Border (Laura Waddington, 2004) Tomatos Another Day (James Sibley Watson, 1930) Gold Diggers of 1933 (Mervyn LeRoy, 1933) I Am Not Madame Bovary (Feng Xiaogang, 2016) Streetscapes Series (Heinz Emigholz, 2016-17) Gradiva (Raymonde Carasco, 1978) Shift (Toshio Matsumoto, 1982) A Curing Ceremony (John Marshall, 1969) Welcome to New York (Abel Ferrara, 2014) HM: Ghost in the Shell (Rupert Sanders, 2017) // Hinterlands (Scott Barley, 2016)

March ’17 Viewing Top 10

Posted on March 30, 2017

Chinois, encore un effort pour être révolutionnaires! (René Viénet, 1977) Heraclitus the Dark (Patrick Deval, 1967) How It Feels to Be Run Over (Cecil M. Hempworth, 1900) The Pressures of the Text (Peter Rose, 1983) The Unchanging Sea (D. W. Griffith, 1910) Final Destination 2 (David R. Ellis, 2003) They Do Not Exist (Mustafa Abu Ali, 1974) Prai Takian (N/A, 1940) Mutable Fire (Bradley Eros, 1984) Hollywood Shuffle (Robert Townsend, 1987)

February ’17 Viewing Top 10

Posted on March 1, 2017

Yoyo (Pierre Étaix, 1965) Vigilante Force (George Armitage, 1976) The Trap (Adam Curtis, 2007) Thames Film (William Raban, 1986) West of Zanzibar (Tod Browning, 1928) Thames Barrier (William Raban, 1977) The Green Ray (Tacita Dean, 2001) John Wick: Chapter Two (Chad Stahelski, 2017) Runs Good (Pat O’Neill, 1971) The Ister (Daniel Ross & David Barison, 2004)

January ’17 Viewing Top 10

Posted on February 1, 2017

Images of the World and the Inscription of War (Harun Farocki, 1989) tabula rasa (Peter Tscherkassky, 1989) La chinoise (Jean-Luc Godard, 1967) Bouquets 1-10 (Rose Lowder, 1995) Electric Moon No. 2 (Jud Yalkut & Nam June Paik, 1966) Workers Leaving the Factory (Harun Farocki, 1995) Shoulder Arms (Charles Chaplin, 1918) Blicklust (Dietmar Brehm, 1992) Free Huey! (Sally Pugh, 1968) Best of Luck with the Wall (Josh Begley, 2016)

March ’15 Viewing Top 10

Posted on April 1, 2015

Moses and Aaron (Jean-Marie Straub & Danièle Huillet, 1975) The Tarnished Angels (Douglas Sirk, 1957) Moving (Shinji Somai, 1993) The Last Dive (João César Monteiro, 1992) Great Day in the Morning (Jacques Tourneur, 1956) Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem (Ronit Elkabetz, Shlomi Elkabetz, 2014) The Chase (Arthur Penn, 1966) Haywire (Steven Soderbergh, 2011) Tale of Cinema (Hong Sang-soo, 2005) Run All Night (Jaume Collet-Serra, 2015) a-g shout-outs: Text of Light (Stan Brakhage, 1974) / The Yellow Bank (J. P. Sniadecki, 2010) / This Is a History of New York (Jem Cohen, 1987)