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  • Back to the Future
  • Back to the Future Part II
  • Back to the Future Part III
  • Timecrimes
  • Primer

Time travel

351 films

For my dissertation. I'm going for a more metaphysical rather than sci-fi genre approach to time travel, hence the inclusion…

  • Pitch Perfect 2
  • The Gold Diggers
  • La Pointe-Courte
  • Vagabond
  • Untitled

52 Films by Women 2018

40 films

Rules the same: new to me features only (co-directors and anthology film segment directors count).

  • The Age of Innocence
  • Paprika
  • Pinocchio
  • Surviving Edged Weapons
  • Treasure Island

Favourite film discoveries of 2018

42 films

Favourite films I saw for the first time in 2018 (excluding 2018 releases). I used to be more disciplined about…

  • Kaagaz Ke Phool
  • Bright Young Things
  • Dharma Guns
  • I Am Love
  • Lovers of the Arctic Circle

mubi priority (UK)

26 films

Get a free trial of Mubi by using my referral link!! There are some fantastic films (this is just the…

  • Dumbo
  • Pinocchio
  • Peter Pan
  • Swiss Family Robinson
  • Treasure Island

Disney ranked

57 films

Watching every Disney film ever with my girlfriend, starting 21st January, and this is my ranked list so far.


  • I Only Want You to Love Me
  • Ali: Fear Eats the Soul
  • The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant
  • World on a Wire
  • Mother Küsters Goes to Heaven

Fassbinder ranked

30 films

Few still to see, including Berlin Alexanderplatz, and need to rewatch World on a Wire

Excludes shorts.

  • The Celebration
  • The Idiots
  • Mifune
  • The King Is Alive
  • Lovers

Dogme 95

35 films

Complete list. Based on the list at this website.

  • Edvard Munch
  • A Man Escaped
  • La Grande Bouffe
  • Disorder
  • The Last Temptation of Christ

Favourite film discoveries of 2017

28 films

Favourite new releases: Silence Personal Shopper Song to Song God's Own Country

Favourite festival/advanced viewings: Golden Exits Ex Libris: The…

  • Oklahoma!
  • Around the World in Eighty Days
  • Raintree County
  • South Pacific
  • Ben-Hur

Films shot in 65mm or 70mm

61 films

American and European films entirely shot in 65mm or 70mm. Might add Soviet and Indian films shot in similar formats…

  • The Intervention
  • White Girl
  • Disorder
  • Cameraperson
  • Parisienne

52 Films by Women 2017

28 films

Same personal rules as last year: all features, but co-directors and anthology segment directors count.

  • Out 1
  • Evolution of a Filipino Family
  • Napoleon
  • Eight Hours Don't Make a Day
  • Satantango

Long film watchlist

37 films

Long films I want to see. Defined by anything over 4 hours, discounting miniseries.

Seen: Out 1: noli me tangere,…

  • Breathless
  • L'addition
  • Alphaville
  • Rape of Love
  • Angels of Sin

101 French Films Noirs

101 films

Alphabetical by French title. Listed by Robin Buss in the book French Film Noir.