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Life as Fiction (Through Time): An Exercise in the Clockwork+Constriction of Cinematic History

by Life as Fiction
Life as Fiction (Through Time): An Exercise in the Clockwork+Constriction of Cinematic History by Life as Fiction
Please click the image above for a list commentaries on the films, or on the titles below for individual entries. Life as Fiction (Through Time): An Exercise in the Clockwork and Constriction of Cinematic History is a project to chronicle my favorite film from every year since 1921. Select years will be available from the beginning and other years will, hopefully, be revealed on a daily basis. The primary expecations of the project are to discover new cinema for years where the current favorite doesn’t fully satisfy, and to revisit certain films to confirm that they truly belong. 1931: M 1943: The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp 1947: Out… Read more

Please click the image above for a list commentaries on the films, or on the titles below for individual entries.

Life as Fiction (Through Time): An Exercise in the Clockwork and Constriction of Cinematic History is a project to chronicle my favorite film from every year since 1921. Select years will be available from the beginning and other years will, hopefully, be revealed on a daily basis. The primary expecations of the project are to discover new cinema for years where the current favorite doesn’t fully satisfy, and to revisit certain films to confirm that they truly belong.

1931: M

1943: The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp

1947: Out of the Past

1960: La Dolce Vita

1968: Once Upon a Time in the West

1979: Vengeance is Mine

1998: Rushmore

2000: In the Mood for Love

2006: Tekkonkinkreet

2008: Let the Right One In

2010: Poetry

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