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A 2013 Consumption Index

by BurningShowboat
Movies I watched or re-watched in 2013, in no specific order. Top 10 of 2013: 1. Short Term 12 2. Blue is the Warmest Color 3. Her 4. The Great Beauty 5. The Spectacular Now 6. Leviathan 7. Spring Breakers 8. Room 237 9. Mud 10. Blue Jasmine Stuff that ain’t on Mubi: -TUFF STUFF FROM THE BUFF: Experimental & Activist Video from the Fringes of Buffalo, NY Buffalo We’re Looking Good!, WKBW (1980s, 1 minute) Lenox (Esther Johnson, 2004, 10 min) Fork, (Chris Ernt, 2007, 3.5 min) Oscular Pets (Tony Conrad, 2003, 7 min) Oh, Buffalo! (Marc Moscato, 2005, 3 min) Evidence (Critical Art Ensemble, 2004, 5 min) Main Attraction (Paris Henderson, 2006, 5… Read more

Movies I watched or re-watched in 2013, in no specific order.

Top 10 of 2013:
1. Short Term 12
2. Blue is the Warmest Color
3. Her
4. The Great Beauty
5. The Spectacular Now
6. Leviathan
7. Spring Breakers
8. Room 237
9. Mud
10. Blue Jasmine

Stuff that ain’t on Mubi:

-TUFF STUFF FROM THE BUFF: Experimental & Activist Video from the Fringes of Buffalo, NY
Buffalo We’re Looking Good!, WKBW (1980s, 1 minute)
Lenox (Esther Johnson, 2004, 10 min)
Fork, (Chris Ernt, 2007, 3.5 min)
Oscular Pets (Tony Conrad, 2003, 7 min)
Oh, Buffalo! (Marc Moscato, 2005, 3 min)
Evidence (Critical Art Ensemble, 2004, 5 min)
Main Attraction (Paris Henderson, 2006, 5 min)
Transient Views of WNY (Terry Cuddy, 2004, 5 min)
Poor White Trash Girl: Class Consciousness (Kelly Spivey, 2002, 5 min)
Watch me break it down. (Julie Perini, 2006, 1 min)
Walk (Meg Knowles, 2006, 3 min)
The 12th Man (David Gracon, 2009, 3 min)
I Luved This City (Stephanie Gray, 2000, 4 min)
Vacancy (Gabriella Citriniti, 2006, 5 min)
-FREE THE MIND (Phie Ambo)
-LA OFRENDA (THE DAYS OF THE DEAD) (Lourdes Potillo)
-PERFECT FILM (Ken Jacobs)
-CARLOS (TELEVISION VERSION) (Olivier Assayas)
-CRAZY WISDOM: THE LIFE & TIMES OF CHOGYAM TRUNGPA (Demetrakas)
-CINEMA STEREO retrospective at Chicago’s Black Cinema House:
Busted on Brigham Lane (Talibah Newman, 2012, 20 min)
Sleep (Donald Conley, 2012, 10 min)
Say Grace Before Drowning (Nikyatu Jusu, 2010, 17 min)
Close (Tahir Jetter, 2011, 8 min)
The Feeling You Get (Michael Brown, 2012, 11 min)
Native Sun (Terence Nance and Blitz the Ambassador, 2011, 21 min)

The NOSFERATU screening was with a live score by the Andrew Alden Ensemble

Movies I didn’t get through for various reasons:
-IN THE REALM OF THE SENSES (Oshima)
-TWO YEARS AT SEA (Rivers)

TV shows I watched:
-Arrested Development Season 4
-Cosmos
-Comedy Bang! Bang!

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