PTAbro's World Tour Part 2: 1000 Different Paths Edition

Too good to resist considering last year's success. Thanks to Lise for getting the ball rolling! Sadly, I'm making things a little more boring (for others, at least) this year as instead of friends' favorites, I'm sticking to TSPDT to follow with the rest of this year's vague personal goals.

The hair-tearing frustration in a) simply finding an Estonian film and b) finding one with subtitles proves how perfect a choice the challenge is. My selection is Ideaalmaastik, though at the moment it looks like I'll have to suffer through Google-translated Russian subs. Just to accentuate how underrepresented Estonian cinema is in the West, this film was ranked the #3 top Estonian film of all time by the country's own…

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  • The Battle of Algiers
  • La Cienaga
  • The Piano Teacher
  • Rosetta
  • Limite
  • Crash
  • Still Life
  • Memories of Underdevelopment
  • Closely Watched Trains
  • Cairo Station
  • The Match Factory Girl
  • Under the Roofs of Paris
  • Destiny
  • Landscape in the Mist
  • The Killer
  • Mephisto
  • Reason, Debate and a Story
  • Where Is My Friend's House?
  • India: Matri Bhumi
  • Princess Yang Kwei Fei
  • An Angel at My Table
  • Ashes and Diamonds
  • In Vanda's Room
  • 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days
  • Xala
  • My Life as a Dog
  • A Brighter Summer Day
  • Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives
  • Distant
  • The Man in the White Suit
  • Mother
  • WR: Mysteries of the Organism
  • The Ideal Landscape
  • El Sur
  • The Celebration
  • The Criminal Life of Archibaldo de la Cruz