A scientific film essay, narrated by Phil Morrison. A set of pictures of two picnickers in a park, with the area of each frame one-tenth the size of the one before. Starting from a view of the entire known universe, the camera gradually zooms in until we are viewing the subatomic particles on a man's hand.

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'1000 Films to Change your Life' is a book with excerpts from many highly regarded critics, actors, directors and writers,…

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Wu Yong 95 films 35 5

A Documentary Canon.

1. SANS SOLEIL / Chris Marker
2. OUR HITLER: A FILM FROM GERMANY / Hans-Jürgen Syberberg
3.…

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TSPDT Brief Encounters

pileofcrowns

pileofcrowns 242 films 35 5

There's a preliminary (unranked) list of the greatest short films, assembled by TSPDT, floating around. Here it is.

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