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January 2013

my fave films seen in 2012


I Wish / 奇跡 (Hirokazu Kore-eda, 2011, JP)
The Artist (Michel Hazanavicius, 2011, FR)
Moonrise Kingdom (Wes Anderson, 2012, US)
Intouchables (Olivier Nakache, Eric Toledano, 2011, FR)
Bright Star (Jane Campion, 2009, UK)
The Piano (Jane Campion, 1993, NZ)
Beasts of the Southern Wild (Benh Zeitlin, 2012, US)
This Must Be The Place (Paolo Sorrentino, 2011)
Pusher Trilogy (Nicholas Windig Refn, DE)
The Raid: Redemption (Gareth Evans, 2011, Indonesia)

The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill (Judy Irving, 2003, US)
A Simple Life (Ann Hui, 2011, HK)
The Sting (1973, George Roy Hill, US)
The Avengers (Joss Whedon, 2012, US)
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (Tomas Alfredson, 2011, UK)
Valley of Saints (Musa Syeed, 2012, India)
L'ultimo terrestre (Gian Alfonso Pacinotti, 2011, IT)
Haywire (Steven Soderbergh, 2011, US)
Shame (Steve McQueen, 2011, UK)
Persuasion (Adrian Shergold, 2007, UK)
Indie Game: The Movie (Lisanne Pajot+James Swirsky, 2012, US)
The Cabin in the Woods (Drew Goddard, 2011, US)
Chips (Yoshihiro Nakamura, 2012, JP)
Looper (Rian Johnson, 2012, US)
Cell 211 (Daniel Monzón, 2009, ES)
How To Train Your Dragon (Dean DeBlois+Chris Sanders, 2010, US)
King Curling (Ole Endresen, 2011, NO)
Brave (2012, US)
Dredd (Pete Travis, 2012, UK+US)

January 2012

the best films I saw in 2011

Cirkus Columbia (Danis Tanović, 2010, Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Beginners (Mike Mills, 2010, US)
Drive (Nicolas Winding Refn, 2011, US)
22 Mei (Koen Mortier, 2010, BE)
Illégal (Olivier Masset-Depasse, 2010, BE)
The Troll Hunter / Trolljegeren (André Øvredal, 2010, NO)
True Grit (The Coen Brothers, 2010, US)
The Incredibles (Brad Bird, 2004, US)
Pinoy Sunday / 台北星期天 (Wi Ding Ho, 2009, TW)
Coraline (Henry Selick, 2009, US)
Mary And Max (Adam Elliot, 2009, AU)
The Borrower Arrietty / 借りぐらしのアリエッティ (Hiromasa Yonebayashi, 2010, JP)
Hanna (Joe Wright, 2011)
Tuesday, After Christmas / Marţi, după Crăciun (Radu Muntean, 2010, Romania)
Submarine (Richard Ayoade, 2011, UK)
Small Town Murder Songs (Ed Gass-Donnelly, 2010, CA)
The Journals of Musan / 무산일기 (Park Jung-bum, 2010, KR)
Contagion (Steven Soderbergh, 2011, US)
Rango (Gore Verbinski, 2011, US)
Whip It (Drew Barrymore, 2009, US)
Attack The Block (Joe Cornish, 2011, UK)
Somewhere (Sofia Coppola, 2010, US)

Of these, I saw 8 at IFFR 2011, 2 at other cinemas and 12 at home.

#demoscene RT @pouetdotnet: The top lists of productions from 2011, as dictated by the Pouet users:

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