48 Films, 48 Years, One Day

My birthday is on Friday, and my carefully laid plan of screening the best, weirdest Blus I've accumulated in the last year for a room of other film geeks has been cancelled on account of NZ's lockdown.
So in lieu of that, I've decided to throw myself a 48-film marathon for my 48th birthday, one film for every year I've been alive, each one from a different year (1973 will get its own pride of place this weekend), all that I've never seen before, and each one by a different director.
Will keep looking for short options - might try to replace a few longer shorts with shorter shorts so I can get an extra feature in - and still…

Read notes
  • The Little Matchgirl
  • Your Studio and You
  • Rendezvous
  • Hail, Sarajevo
  • For Stan
  • Italianamerican
  • Collage
  • Kosmos
  • 9214
  • Untitled (Pink Dot)
  • Blanket Statement #2: It's All or Nothing
  • The Ethereal Melancholy of Seeing Horses in the Cold
  • Physical Responses
  • The Geosophist's Tears
  • Footsteps
  • Land of Enchantment
  • You've Got Beautiful Stairs, You Know...
  • Union
  • My Old Fiddle: A Visit with Tommy Jarrell in the Blue Ridge
  • Railway Station
  • Aelf-scin
  • Millennium Actress
  • A Painful Glimpse Into My Writing Process (In Less Than 60 Seconds)
  • Sappho and Jerry (Parts I - III)
  • Ch'an
  • Bad Burns
  • I, an Actress
  • Visions in Meditation #4: D.H. Lawrence
  • Night in the Wild Garden
  • Don't Hug Me I'm Scared
  • Psych-Burn
  • Grim
  • La Paloma
  • 'E'
  • The Great Rock ‘N’ Roll Massacre Parts 1 + 2
  • The Last Boy Scout
  • Norman Norman
  • Double King
  • Bali Mécanique
  • Geri's Game
  • Textism
  • The Black Tower
  • Standard Gauge
  • Doctor Death
  • The Beths - Auckland, New Zealand, 2020
  • Evil Demon Golfball from Hell!!!
  • Wandaland
  • Psalm II: Walking Distance