Film Archive

This list includes, in short form, all the films recommended on various regional pages. Feel free to click on particular film titles to see annotated clips, and look for more annotations at a later date. 

 

24 City. China, 2009, dir. Jia Zhanke

After This Our Exile. China, 2006, dir. Patrick Tam.

An American Tale. US.1986. dir Don Bluth.

An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker. Bosnia, 2013. Danis Tanović

Beyond the Hills. Romania, 2012. Dir. Cristian Mungiu.

Blood Diamond. US/Germany, 2006, dir. Edward Zwick

Blood of My Blood. Portugal 2011. Dir. João Canijo.

Born into Brothels. India, 2004. dir. Zana Briski.

Boy Eating the Bird’s Food. Greece, 2013.Dir. Ektoras Lygizos.

Boy. New Zealand. 2010. Dir. Taika Waititi.

Captain Phillips. US, 2013, dir. Paul Greengrass 

Confusion Na Wa. Nigeria, 2013, dir. Kenneth Gyang 

Crying Fist. South Korea, 2005. dir. Ryoo Seung-wan.

Dancehall Queen .Jamaica. 1997. Dir. Rick Elgood, Don Letts.1997

Dancer in the Dark. US/Denmark. .2000. dir. Lars von Trier.

Departures. Japan, 2008: dir. Yojiro Takita.

Diarios de Motocicleta. Bolivia, 2004. Walter Salles

District 9. South Africa, 2009, dir. Neill Blomkamp 

Elefante Blanco. Argentina. 2012. dir. Pablo Trapero

Ernest and Celestine. France 2012. Dir. Benjamin Renner, Stéphane Aubier, Vincent Patar.

Euphoria Russia, 2006: dir. Ivan Vyrypayev

Faat Kine Senegal, 2000, dir. Sembene Ousmane 

Factory Girl Egypt, 2014, dir. Mohamed Khan 

Fish Tank. UK. 2009. Dir. Andrea Arnold.

Gerónima. Argentina. 1986. dir. Raul Alberto Tosso.

Himalaya. Nepal, 1999: dir. Eric Valli.

Horses of God Morocco, 2014, dir. Nabil Ayouch 

In This World. UK. 2002. Dir. Michael Winterbottom.

Kami Malaysia, 2008; dir. Effendee Mazlan

Kenny. Australia. 2006. Dir Clayton Jacobson.

Kinatay Philippines, 2009. dir. Brillante Mendoza

Kubrador (The Bet Collector) Philippines, 2006. dir. Jeffrey Jeturian

L’Enfant. Belgium, 2005. Dirs. Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne.

Last Train Home. China, 2009. dir. Lixin Fan

Le Havre France/Finland 2011. Dir. Aki Kaurismäki

Leolo. Canada.1992.Dir Jean-Claud Lauzon.

Leviathan Russia, 2014: dir. Andrey Zvyagintsev

Lilya 4-Ever. Ukraine/Sweden. 2002. dir. Lukas Moodysson.

Little Big Master. China 2015: dir Adrian Kwan.

Lucky miles. Australia. 2007. Dir Michael Rowland

Mad Bastards. Australia. 2010. Dir. Brendan Fletcher.

Mad Max: Fury Road. Australia, 2015

Mauri. Australia. 1988

Mondays in the Sun. 2002.Dir. Fernando León de Aranoa.

Nairobi Half Life Kenya, 2012, dir. David Gitonga 

Nobody Knows Japan, 2004, dir. Hirokazu Kore-eda.

Once. Ireland 2007. Dir. John Carney

One Night in Mongok China, 2004. dir. Yee Tung-shing

Pila Balde 1999. English title: Fetch a Pail of Water.

Pizza, Birra, Faso. Argentina. 1998. dir. Israel Caetano

Rocky V. USA. 1990. dir. John G. Avildsen

Sad Movie. South Korea, 2005. Dir. Kwon Jong-kwan

Salaam Bombay! India, 1998. Dir. Mira Nair.

Sampson & Delilah. Australia. 2009. Dir. Warwick Thornton

Sand Dollars.Dominican Republic. 2013 Dirs. Guzman and Cardenas

Satellite Boy. Australia. 2012. Catriona McKenzie.

Shaft in Africa US, 1973, dir. John Guillermin 

Sin Nombre. 2009.Mexico -Honduras. Dir.

Skid Row is my Home.2010.LA.. dir. Thomas Q. Napper.

Smoke Signs.US/Canada. 1998. Dir. Chris Eyre.

Sunday Too Far Away. Australia. 1975. Dir. Ken Hannam

Sunlight Jr..USA .2013. Dir. Laurie Collver

Suzhou River. China, 2000. dir. Ye Lou

Texas Chainsaw Massacre. US. 1974. Dir. Tobe Hooper.

The Blood of Yingzhou District China, 2006. Dirs. Ruby Yang and Thomass Lemon

The Castle. Australia. 1997. dir. Rob Sitch

The Edukators. 2005. Dir. Hans Weingartner.

The Grapes of Wrath. USA. 1940. Dir. John Ford.

The Jammed Australia, 2007. Dir. Dee McLachlan.

The Match Factory Girl Finland, 1990. Dir. Aki Kaurismäki

The Rocket. Australia 2014. Dir. Kim Mordaunt

The Rover. Australia. 2014. Dir. David Michod.

The Thief. Russia, 1997: Dir. Pavel Chukhrai.

Timbuktu. Mauritania/Mali, 2014; dir. Abderrahmane Sissako 

Traitors. Morocco, 2013 dir. Sean Gullette 

Transit. Philippines/Israel, 2013. Dir. Hannah Espia

Trash. Brazil/Britain. 2014. Dir. Stephen Daldry

Tsotsi. South Africa, 2006, dir. Gavin Hood 

Two Days, One Night. Belgium. 2014. Dir. Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne.

Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall Past Lives. Thailand, 2010, dir. Apichatpong Weerasethakul

Viva Riva! Democratic Republic of Congo, 2010, dir. Djo Tunda Wa Munga 

Vodka Lemon Armenia, 2003, dir. Huner Saleem

White as Snow. Turkey. 2010. Dir. Selim Gunes

White Balloon. Iran, 1995, Dir. Jafar Panahi

Why Has Bodhi-dharma Left for the East? South Korea. 1989. Dir Yong-Kyun Bae.

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