avatarThat’s drama.

Thank you, Alfred Hitchcock. Welcome to a collection of selected thoughts—they can be very long or very short. It only means that there was something left unsaid; the void I wanted to fill.

I like what Martin Scorsese once said,

Take myself too s—
The word is “seriously,” I guess.
But you know, the damn thing is
You gotta be serious about making a picture.

The design here is of course inspired by Criterion.

Title Director Country Year
1 poster High and Low Akira Kurosawa Japan 1963
2 poster Solaris Andrei Tarkovsky Soviet Union 1972
3 poster Man with a Movie Camera Dziga Vertov Soviet Union 1929
4 poster Bullet Train David Leitch United States 2022
5 poster Perfect Blue Satoshi Kon Japan 1997
6 poster sex, lies, and videotape Steven Soderbergh United States 1989
7 poster Millennium Actress Satoshi Kon Japan 2001
8 poster The Last Seduction John Dahl United States 1994
9 poster Rose Hobart Joseph Cornell United States 1936
10 poster Party Girl Daisy von Scherler Mayer United States 1995
11 poster Shin Godzilla Hideaki Anno
Shinji Higuchi
Japan 2016
12 poster Blue Velvet David Lynch United States 1986
13 poster Godzilla Minus One Takashi Yamazaki Japan 2023
14 poster Tokyo Story Yasujiro Ozu Japan 1953
15 poster Dersu Uzala Akira Kurosawa Soviet Union
16 poster In the Mood for Love Wong Kar-wai Hong Kong
17 poster The Last Road Leonid Menaker Soviet Union 1986
18 poster Past Lives Celine Song United States 2023
19 poster Little Odessa James Gray United States 1994
20 poster Barbarella Roger Vadim France
21 poster Gurren Lagann the Movie: Childhood’s End Hiroyuki Imaishi Japan 2008
22 poster The Holdovers Alexander Payne United States 2023
23 poster Poor Things Yorgos Lanthimos Ireland
United Kingdom
United States
24 poster Scott Pilgrim vs. the World Edgar Wright United States
United Kingdom
25 poster Fireball: Visitors from Darker Worlds Werner Herzog
Clive Oppenheimer
United States 2020
26 poster Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters Paul Schrader United States
27 poster Gurren Lagann the Movie: The Lights in the Sky Are Stars Hiroyuki Imaishi Japan 2009
28 poster The Cassandra Cat Vojtěch Jasný Czechoslovakia 1963
29 poster Le Samouraï Jean-Pierre Melville France
30 poster The Passion of Joan of Arc Carl Theodor Dreyer France 1928
31 poster Dead Poets Society Peter Weir United States 1989