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Films I've Watched for the 2012 Mubi World Cup

by Brentos
Films I've Watched for the 2012 Mubi World Cup by Brentos
For Risselada’s complete 2012 World Cup List these are the films i’ve watched for the world cup this year. I’m sure there will be scheduling conflicts with my job, social and family life, etc. that will hinder me from participating in every round, so this is a way for me to keep up with the films and matches i actually participated in. Below are the matches, the film i voted for is signified in bold, if neither film is bolded in a match, then i either didn’t see both films, or i missed out on that match-up: The films in the actual “List” section are the films that I ACTUALLY watched for the World Cup 2012, everything else is merely a re-cap… Read more

For Risselada’s complete 2012 World Cup List

these are the films i’ve watched for the world cup this year. I’m sure there will be scheduling conflicts with my job, social and family life, etc. that will hinder me from participating in every round, so this is a way for me to keep up with the films and matches i actually participated in.

Below are the matches, the film i voted for is signified in bold, if neither film is bolded in a match, then i either didn’t see both films, or i missed out on that match-up:

The films in the actual “List” section are the films that I ACTUALLY watched for the World Cup 2012, everything else is merely a re-cap of the matches. A strikethrough of a match means i missed voting on it.

Match 1 [2/27-3/1] Iran—The Runner (1985) vs. Romania— Lust for Gold (1974)

Match 2 [3/1-3/4] Bangladesh—The Clay Bird (2002) vs. Taiwan—Tropical Fish (1995)

Match 3 [3/4-3/7] Indonesia—The Forbidden Door (2009) vs. Turkey—Egg (2007)

Match 4 [3/7-3/10] Czech Republic (Czechoslovakia)—Happy End (1967) vs. Morocco—A Thousand Months (2003)

Match 5 [3/10-3/13] Kyrgyzstan (Soviet Union)—White Mountains (1964) vs. USAPublic Housing (1997)

Match 6 [3/13-3/16] Bolivia—La nación clandestina (1989) vs. Switzerland— (Absolutions) Pipilotti’s Mistakes (1988)

Match 7 [3/16-3/19] Finland—The Way You Wanted Me (1944) vs. Malaysia—Village People Radio Show (2007)

Match 8 [3/19-3/22] Denmark—Tree of Knowledge (1981) vs. Syria—The Dupes (1973)

Match 9 [3/22-3/25] Greece—The Beekeeper (1986) vs. Kazakhstan (Soviet Union)—The Needle (1988)

Match 10 [3/25-3/28] Italy—Salomè (1972) vs Russia—The Dream of a Ridiculous Man (1992)

Match 11 [3/28-3/31] Argentina—Extraordinary Stories (2008) vs. Japan—The Naked Island (1960)

Match 12 [3/31-4/03] Columbia—The Rose Seller (1998) vs India—The Circus Tent (1978)

Match 13 [4/03-4/06] Egypt—The Sun Will Never Set (1962) vs. Tajikistan—To Get To Heaven First You Have To Die (2006)

Match 14 [4/06-4/09] Hungary—The Corporal and Others (1965) vs. Senegal—Touki Bouki (1973)

Match 15 [4/09-4/12] Estonia—The Temptation of St. Tony (2009) vs. Poland—Mother Joan of the Angels (1961)

Match 16 [4/12-4/15] Cuba—Memories of Underdevelopment (1968) vs. Palestine—Paradise Now (2005)

Match 17 [4/15-4/18] Cameroon—Africa, I will Fleece You (1993) vs. South Korea—A Buddhist Ascetic Mandara (1981)

Match 18 [4/18-4/21] Bulgaria—The Peach Thief (1964) vs. Uruguay—The Pope’s Toilet (2007)

Match 19 [4/21-4/24] England—Amelia and the Angel (1957) vs. Serbia—Pretty Village, Pretty Flame (1996)

Match 20 [4/24-4/27] Philippines—Melancholia (2008) vs. Uzbekistan (Soviet Union)—There Will Come Soft Rains (1984)

Match 21 [4/27-4/30] Singapore—Singapore GaGa (2005) vs. Ukraine (Soviet Union)—The Stone Cross (1968)</>

Match 22 [4/30-5/3] Mexico—Illusion Travels by Streetcar(1954) vs. Papua New Guinea—Tinpis Run (1991)

Match 23 [5/3-5/6] France—Z (1969) vs. Mauritania—Safrana or Freedom of Speech (1978)

Match 24 [5/6-5/9] Bosnia and Herzegovina—No Man’s Land (2001) vs. Georgia (Soviet Union)—Small Town of Anara (1978)

Match 25 [5/9-5/12]Brazil—Limite (1931) vs. South Africa—Felix in Exile (1994)

Match 26 [5/12-5/15]Jamaica—Smile Orange (1976) vs. Latvia—The Shoe (1998)

Match 27 [5/15-5/18] Ireland—Six Shooter(2004) vs. Venezuela—Araya (1959)

Match 28 [5/18-5/21] Belgium—A Letter from a Filmmaker to his Daughter (2002) vs Wales—Sleep Furiously (2008)

Match 29 [5/21-5/24] Moldova—Palms (1993) vs. Netherlands—A Monkey’s Raincoat (2005)

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