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NZIFF 2018

19 films

feat Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and maybe Timaru.

  • 9 Fingers
  • Wrath of Silence
  • Spoor
  • April's Daughter
  • Golden Exits

My London Film Festival 2017

18 films

My 2017 London Film Festival in viewing order. Sadly shortened as going to Rome for the final weekend but what…

  • Houston, We Have a Problem!
  • The Young Offenders
  • Scribe
  • The Birth of a Nation
  • Mindhorn

My BFI London Film Festival 2016

16 films

My schedule for the 2016 London Film Festival. All for £5 each!

  • Thesis
  • The Virgin Spring
  • The Haunting
  • Night of the Demon
  • Interview with the Vampire

Once More Unto the Darkness, Dear Friends, Once More: Hoop-Tober 3.0

39 films

For the third year in a row I'm going to be watching 31 horror films under the direction of Cinemonster.…

  • Mustang
  • Near Dark
  • The Piano
  • An Angel at My Table
  • The Virgin Suicides


60 films

Watching 52 films by women in 2016

  • Fitzcarraldo
  • Hoop Dreams
  • House
  • Das Boot
  • Antichrist

Best 1970 onwards watches of 2015

20 films

The best films I watched for the first time from 1970-2014. Ranked, roughly.

  • The Passion of Joan of Arc
  • All Quiet on the Western Front
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • Brief Encounter
  • Orpheus

Best Classics of 2015

20 films

The best feature length classics (Pre 1970) I watched for the first time in 2015. Ranked, roughly. The Colour of…

  • The Tribe
  • The Forbidden Room
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • The Ground We Won
  • The Lobster

Best of 2015

20 films

The best new releases I saw in cinema in 2015. Ranked, roughly.

  • The Golem: How He Came Into the World
  • The Town That Dreaded Sundown
  • Candyman
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street
  • Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer

Horror: How It Came Into the World - Hoop-tober Volume 2.O

53 films

I'm doing Cinemonster's Hooptober 2.O! Couldn't refine to 31 so going for 40...


5 Franchises (with 2…

  • The Birth of a Nation
  • Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages
  • Broken Blossoms
  • The Golem: How He Came Into the World
  • Battleship Potemkin

I Pledge To Watch These Damn Movies THIS Damn Year. How about you?

100 films

Following Cinemonster's lead I am going to smash out these films this year. These are all going to be first…

  • Listen to Me Marlon
  • Far from Men
  • Yakuza Apocalypse
  • Red Army
  • The Misfits

Slyman's New Zealand International Film Festival 2015

60 films

The films I will be attending at NZIFF this viewing order. Leave is booked, bring it on!

  • Tabu
  • The Thief of Bagdad
  • Mr. Nobody
  • Tropical Malady
  • Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

My Pre NZIFF 2015 Viewing

12 films

I'm going to try watch these films in order to have some context and preparation for the New Zealand International…