2008 Film Diary

January
4 Mysterious Object at Noon [Weerasethakul]
5 Blissfully Yours [Weerasethakul]
6 Killer of Sheep [Burnett]
6 Several Friends [Burnett]
6 The Horse [Burnett]
7 When It Rains [Burnett]
13 Sans Soleil [Marker]
19 Life on Earth [Sissako]
20 Waiting for Happiness [Sissako]
20 There Will Be Blood [Anderson]
27 The Stranger [Welles]
29 Citizen Kane [Welles]
February
1 Syndromes and a Century [Weerasethakul]
3 Othello [Welles]
3 Sans Soleil [Marker]
9 The Lady from Shanghai [Welles]
10 Mr. Arkadin [Welles]
10 La Lutte [Brault, Carriere, Fournier, Jutra]
10 Les Raquatteurs [Brault, Groulx]
11 Munyurangabo [Chung]
16 No End in Sight [Ferguson]
17 The Trial [Welles]
23 F for Fake [Welles]
24 Munyurangabo [Chung]
24 Fata Morgana [Herzog]
25 Lessons of Darkness [Herzog]
26 The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford [Dominik]
29 Orson Welles: The One-Man Band [Kodar and Silovic]
March
1 Gone Baby Gone [Affleck]
8 The Yards [Gray]
10 We Own the Night [Gray]
15 Into the Wild [Penn]
16 Black Book [Verhoeven]
21 Platform [Jia]
30 Just Pals [Ford]
April
6 Let Joy Reign Supreme [Tavernier]
9 The Fog of War [Morris]
12 The Clockmaker [Tavernier]
14 The Iron Horse [Ford]
19 Clean Slate [Tavernier]
20 Voda [Ilijeska]
20 Alexandra [Sokurov]
20 City of Cranes [Weber]
20 In the City of Sylvia [Guerin]
20 Quick Feet, Soft Hands [Harrill]
23 From the Journals of Jean Seberg [Rappaport]
23 Letter to Jane [Godard and Gorin]
26 Last Year at Marienbad [Resnais]
27 Hangman’s House [Ford]
28 Jean Seberg [Rappaport]
May
1 Three Bad Men [Ford]
3 Four Sons [Ford]
4 Phantom Love [Menkes]
5 Calendar [Egoyan]
7 Cleo from 5 to 7 [Varda]
10 The Emperor’s Naked Army Marches On [Hara]
11 A Sunday in the Country [Tavernier]
11 I’m Not There [Haynes]
17 Born Reckless [Ford]
18 Pilgrimage [Ford]
18 ‘Round Midnight [Tavernier]
21 Pickpocket [Bresson]
25 Potemkin [Eisenstein]
27 Iron Man [Favreau]
31 La Sentinelle [Desplechin]
June
1 When Willie Comes Marching Home [Ford]
2 Up the River [Ford]
2 Le Gai Savoir [Godard]
6 No Direction Home: Bob Dylan [Scorsese]
7 Life and Nothing But [Tavernier]
8 Esther Kahn [Desplechin]
8 Four Men and a Prayer [Ford]
15 Arrowsmith [Ford]
16 Seas Beneath [Ford]
18 Masculin Feminin [Godard]
19 The Embalmer [Garrone]
21 Who Killed the Electric Car? [Paine]
21 4 Months, 3 Weeks, and 2 Days [Mungiu]
22 The World Moves On [Ford]
22 The Hurricane [Ford]
28 The Pornographer [Bonello]
28 The Lost Patrol [Ford]
29 Los Muertos [Alonso]
July
1 Boy Meets Girl [Carax]
2 Crane World [Trapero]
7 Boarding Gate [Assays]
8 Be With Me [Khoo]
11 The Kid Brother [Wilde and Lloyd]
12 The Soul of Youth [Taylor]
12 Les Deux Timides [Clair]
12 Michael [Dreyer]
12 The Unknown [Browning]
13 The Silent Enemy [Carver]
13 Her Wild Oat [Neilan]
13 Jujiro [Kinugasa]
21 The Unknown [Browning]
27 Private Property [Lafosse]
27 The X-Files: I Want to Believe [Carter]
27 Summercamp! [Price]
28 La Promesse [Dardenne]
29 Grand Hotel [Goulding]
30 Dazed and Confused [Linklater]
31 The Lovers on the Bridge [Carax]
August
1 Friday Night [Denis]
2 25 Watts [Rebella]
3 Antares [Spielmann]
4 Steamboat Round the Bend [Ford]
8 Serenity [Whedon]
9 Imitation of Life [Sirk]
9 Cure [Kurosawa]
10 Pola X [Carax]
17 Woman is the Future of Man [Hong]
30 The Power of Kangwon Province [Hong]
September
1 Rodakis [Nicolai]
1 Block B [Fui]
1 Black and White Trypps Number 3 [Russell]
1 Flash in the Metropolitan [Nashashibi and Skaer]
1 Trypps #5 (Dubai) [Russell]
4 35 Shots of Rum [Denis]
5 Revanche [Spielmann]
5 Delta [Spielmann]
5 Winter [Dorsky]
5 Sarabande [Dorsky]
5 Le Genou d’Artemide [Straub]
5 Unspoken [Troch]
6 Three Monkeys [Ceylan]
6 Me and Orson Welles [Linklater]
6 L’Atelier [Schupbach]
6 The Parable of the Tulip Painter and the Fly [Pryce]
6 How to Conduct a Love Affair [Gatten]
6 Tell Me on Tuesday [Ofner]
6 Tziporah [Ravett]
6 Encyclodaedia Britannica [Latham]
6 Horizontal Boundaries [O’Neill]
6 Lossless #2 [Baron and Goodwin]
6 Refraction Series [Gehman]
6 Public Domain [Jennings]
6 Dig [Todd]
6 Optra Field III-VI [Marie]
6 Garden/ing [Sonoda]
7 35 Shots of Rum [Denis]
7 Wendy and Lucy [Reichardt]
7 Waltz with Bashir [Folman]
7 RR [Benning]
7 Of Time and the City [Davies]
8 Hunger [McQueen]
8 Birdsong [Serra]
8 The Country Teacher [Slama]
8 Tulpan [Dvortsevoy]
8 Suspension [O’Neill]
8 When It was Blue [Reeves]
9 Liverpool [Alonso]
9 24 City [Jia]
9 La Pointe courte [Varda]
10 The Silence of Lorna [Dardennes]
10 A Christmas Tale [Desplechin]
10 Four Nights with Anna [Skolimowski]
10 Gomorrah [Garrone]
10 Liverpool [Alonso]
11 Genova [Winterbottom]
11 PA-RA-DA [Pontecorvo]
11 The Beaches of Agnes [Varda]
11 Still Walking [Kore-eda]
12 Katia’s Sister [de Jong]
12 Jerichow [Petzold]
12 Blind Loves [Lehotsky]
13 Treeless Mountain [Kim]
13 Salamandra [Aguero]
13 Tonight [Schroeter]
17 Late Spring [Ozu]
19 Desistfilm [Brakhage]
20 The Informer [Ford]
24 Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day [Nalluri]
27 The Double Life of Veronique [Kieslowski]
October
4 Love Songs [Honore]
5 The Phantom [Murnau]
17 When It Was Blue [Reeves]
18 Lola [Demy]
25 Bay of Angels [Demy]
26 The Last Laugh [Murnau]
November
1 Faust [Murnau]
2 Tartuffe [Murnau]
9 The Umbrellas of Cherbourg [Demy]
12 Nosferatu [Murnau]
14 Young Girls of Rochefort [Demy]
15 Rachel Getting Married [Demme]
16 Donkey Skin [Demy]
20 For Me and My Gal [Berkeley]
23 The Power of Nightmares pt. 1 [Curtis]
29 Ziegfeld Follies [Various]
30 Anchors Aweigh [Sidney]
December
6 The Pirate [Minnelli]
7 Meet Me in St. Louis [Minnelli]
12 On the Town [Donen]
14 Singin’ in the Rain [Donen]
16 Dong [Jia]
17 Still Life [Jia]
20 An American in Paris [Minnelli]
28 The Bad and the Beautiful [Minnelli]
29 The Case of the Grinning Car [Marker]
30 Heartbeat Detector [Klotz]
31 Shotgun Stories [Nichols]