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  • An Angel at My Table

    An Angel at My Table

    ★★★★★

    I've never adored a character as much as Janet Frame. After watching this film I bought all her stories and poems. It's very rare to admire and also identify with someone simultaneously

  • The Long Day Closes

    The Long Day Closes

    ★★★

    The music and montage in this are so joyful and yet sad, pretty much capturing what it's like to live in England during the winter. Everything about this is so nostalgic and English

  • Maborosi

    Maborosi

    ★★★★★

    Sound is used in this film like a mantra. All the bells and repeating motifs make me cry on their own. This film deserves a lot more respect than it's given and is so different from the rest of koreeda's films, it was a starting point for me.

  • Paranoid Park

    Paranoid Park

    ★★★½

    The shower scene is one of the most effective uses of sound design for me. Sound art is used throughout this film in a very brave way that hasnt really been repeated and for that alone this film earns top marks