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CCC or "Slow Cinema" Canon

This list is by no means definitive or personal, just an import from the MUBI list here.

I'm not entirely comfortable with the nebulous definitions surrounding contemporary contemplative cinema, but it's an important topic for modern cinephilia and this is probably the most popular list for it.

Key discussion pieces:
<the original piece by Nick James for Sight & Sound is not available in any online format as far as I'm aware.>
Harry Tuttle
Steven Shaviro
Vadim Rizov
Danny Leigh
Dan Fox
Sukhdev Sandhu
David Bordwell
"A Research Blog"
"Screening boredom: the history and aesthetics of slow cinema" a PhD thesis by Orhan Emre Çağlayan
Everything else

A table discussion with Lav Diaz, Ben Rivers, Jonathan Romney, George Clark and Matthew…

Block or Report
  • At Sea
  • RR
  • Satantango
  • Werckmeister Harmonies
  • Damnation
  • Stranger Than Paradise
  • Syndromes and a Century
  • The Meetings of Anna
  • From the East
  • Café Lumière
  • Two-Lane Blacktop
  • Los Muertos
  • Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles
  • Vive L'Amour
  • Blissfully Yours
  • The Fiancés
  • Bubble
  • Our Daily Bread
  • Elephant
  • Whisky
  • Goodbye, Dragon Inn
  • Honour of the Knights
  • Birdsong
  • Friday Night
  • The Intruder
  • The Corridor
  • Maborosi
  • The Mourning Forest
  • Good Men, Good Women
  • Goodbye South, Goodbye
  • Fengming: A Chinese Memoir
  • Millennium Mambo
  • Les Hautes solitudes
  • Kings of the Road
  • The Ascent
  • In the City of Sylvia
  • Colossal Youth
  • Liverpool
  • Change Nothing
  • In Vanda's Room
  • The Man Who Sleeps
  • Phantoms of Nabua
  • 25 Watts
  • It's Winter
  • My Dinner with Andre
  • The Inner Scar
  • Last Days
  • Paranoid Park
  • Wavelength
  • The Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat
  • Let Each One Go Where He May
  • Mother and Son
  • Alexandra
  • 3-Iron
  • Blood
  • Eureka
  • Aaltra
  • Mirror
  • Stalker
  • Solaris
  • Andrei Rublev
  • Nostalgia
  • The Sacrifice
  • L'Eclisse
  • Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring
  • Fata Morgana
  • The Horse Thief
  • The Limits of Control
  • Paris, Texas
  • The State of Things
  • Drifter
  • Talking to Strangers
  • The Wayward Cloud
  • The Power of Kangwon Province
  • Inside/Out
  • La Libertad
  • Fantasma
  • West Side Avenue
  • Evolution of a Filipino Family
  • Heremias: Book One - The Legend of the Lizard Princess
  • Death in the Land of Encantos
  • Melancholia
  • Dillinger Is Dead
  • Take Care of Your Scarf, Tatiana
  • Tie Xi Qu: West of the Tracks
  • Free Floating
  • Seven Invisible Men
  • Freedom
  • Milky Way
  • What Time Is It There?
  • Face
  • The Hole
  • The Spirit of the Beehive
  • El sur
  • The Quince Tree Sun
  • Landscape in the Mist
  • Landscape Suicide
  • One Way Boogie Woogie
  • You, the Living
  • Ulysses' Gaze