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Contemplative Cinema - A few more additions to the collection

by Slow Immersion [Joe]
Contemplative Cinema - A few more additions to the collection by Slow Immersion [Joe]
Contemplative cinema which employs the use of atmosphere, mood, slow pacing, feel, sound, minimalism, and an emphasis on imagery, as opposed to dialogue. I’ve been a long time fan of Harry Tuttle’s blog which is titled Unspoken Cinema, and I’ve created a list with all films classified by Unspoken Cinema. I won’t recycle films which are listed in either resource, and will try to add contemplative films which I’ve seen and enjoyed. Films are added periodically, and kept in chronological order to make it easier to spot new additions. Contemplative Blogs: Unspoken Cinema Unspoken Cinema Tentative Chronology for (BROAD) Contemplative Cinema –… Read more

Contemplative cinema which employs the use of atmosphere, mood, slow pacing, feel, sound, minimalism, and an emphasis on imagery, as opposed to dialogue.

I’ve been a long time fan of Harry Tuttle’s blog which is titled Unspoken Cinema, and I’ve created a list with all films classified by Unspoken Cinema. I won’t recycle films which are listed in either resource, and will try to add contemplative films which I’ve seen and enjoyed. Films are added periodically, and kept in chronological order to make it easier to spot new additions.


Contemplative Blogs:
Unspoken Cinema
Unspoken Cinema

Tentative Chronology for (BROAD) Contemplative Cinema – Harry Tuttle
Tentative Chronology for (BROAD) Contemplative Cinema – Harry Tuttle

The Art of Slow Cinema
The Art of Slow Cinema

Introduction to contemplative Cinema [Italian – Paxy]
Introduction to contemplative Cinema [Italian – Paxy]


Articles:
Screening Boredom: The History and Aesthetics of Slow Cinema
Screening Boredom: The History and Aesthetics of Slow Cinema

Contemplatieve Cinema
Contemplatieve Cinema

‘Slow Cinema’ Temporality and Style in Contemporary Art and Experimental Film – Matthew Flanagan
Slow Cinema’ Temporality and Style in Contemporary Art and Experimental Film – Matthew Flanagan


Other Lists on Mubi:

Unspoken/Contemplative Cinema – Slow Immersion
Unspoken/Contemplative Cinema – Slow Immersion

Contemplative Cinema Starter Pack – © <’,))( Astro-T​ofuprax​ographe​r
Contemplative Cinema Starter Pack – © <’,))( Astro-T​ofuprax​ographe​r

Worship of Silence – Paxy
Worship of Silence – Paxy

Contemplative Cinema is a Cause to Celebrate Consciousness, Cuz – House of Leaves
Contemplative Cinema is a Cause to Celebrate Consciousness, Cuz – House of Leaves

Go Slow – Nadin
Go Slow – Nadin

Russian Meditative Films – True4
Russian Meditative Films – True4

Screening Boredom: The History and Aesthetics of Slow Cinema – IMDB List
Screening Boredom: The History and Aesthetics of Slow Cinema – IMDB List

Films which are absent from MUBI:
Kano (2011) Paul Tunge / Norway

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