Top 20 Discoveries: 2009

8 1/2 (Federico Fellini, 1963)

L’âge d’or (Luis Bunuel, 1930)

Artists and Models (Frank Tashlin, 1955)

Bonnie & Clyde (Arthur Penn, 1967)

Brief Encounter (David Lean, 1945)

Eureka (Shinji Aoyama, 2000)

High and Low (Akira Kurosawa, 1963)

High School (Frederick Wiseman, 1968)

In A Lonely Place (Nicholas Ray, 1950)

It’s a Wonderful Life (Frank Capra, 1946)

La Libertad (Lisandro Alonso, 2001)

The Long Goodbye (Robert Altman, 1973)

Los Angeles Plays Itself (Thom Andersen, 2003)

Miami Vice (Michael Mann, 2006)

Naked Childhood (Maurice Pialat, 1968)

Once Upon a Time in the West (Sergio Leone, 1968)

Pickpocket/ Platform / The World (Jia Zhangke, 1997, 2000, 2004)

Il Posto (Ermanno Olmi, 1961)

Rosetta (Dardennes, 1999)

Sherlock Jr. (Buster Keaton, 1924)

Shoot the Piano Player (Francois Truffaut, 1960)

Trouble in Paradise (Ernst Lubitsch, 1932)


Written on the Wind (Douglas Sirk, 1956)

The Yards (James Gray, 2000)

The Young Girls of Rochefort (Jacques Demy, 1967)

Director Discoveries:
Alonso
Bigelow
Engel
Gray
Keaton
Leone
Lubitsch
Minnelli
Norshteyn
Sirk
Varda

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