A blog devoted mainly to haiku and senryu and to thoughts about, and inspired by, haiku and senryu.
- Name: Bill
- Location: New York, New York
Haiku is to poetry as espresso is to coffee.
Friday, October 18, 2013
The New York Film Festival has run its course. Here are some films I recommend, if they come your way. I'm giving the title by which the film was identified at the festival. Sometimes, especially with foreign films, title changes occur. In the parentheses, you'll find country of production and director.
a perfect afternoon
for a movie
Captain Phillips (USA, Paul Greengrass)
American Promise (USA, Joe Brewster & Michele Stephenson)
The Immigrant (USA, James Gray)
Inside Lewyn Davis (USA, Joel & Ethan Coen)
Jealousy (France, Philippe Garrel)
Jimmy P: Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian, (France, Arnaud Desplechin)
Nobody's Daughter Haewon (South Korea, Hong Sang-soo)
Omar (Palestinian Territories, Hany Abu-Assad)
Stranger by the Lake (France, Alain Giraudie)
Stray Dogs (Taiwan/France Tsai Ming-liang)
A Touch of Sin (China, Jia Zhanfke)
When Evening Falls on Bucharest or Metabolism (Romania/France, Corneliu Perombolu)
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