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SERGE BOZON'S TOP FILMS OF THE 2000S

by Evnad
SERGE BOZON'S TOP FILMS OF THE 2000S by Evnad
“This list proves that Olivier Père did a great job in Cannes. But he’s gone. And many of the movies I’ve selected were never released in France, even the French ones (like Fitoussi and Léon’s beautiful movies). So the critics become more and more like the dark lantern-bearers of Robert Louis Stevenson, those vacationing Scottish schoolboys who meet in some remote cove to reveal, as a password, the lit lanterns beneath their coats. The beauty still shines, but only from inside. And the boy who joyfully walks in the dark, knowing he has a lantern within him, now writes about movies no one sees.” War of the Worlds (Steven Spielberg,… Read more

“This list proves that Olivier Père did a great job in Cannes. But he’s gone.
And many of the movies I’ve selected were never released in France,
even the French ones (like Fitoussi and Léon’s beautiful movies). So the
critics become more and more like the dark lantern-bearers of Robert Louis
Stevenson, those vacationing Scottish schoolboys who meet in some remote
cove to reveal, as a password, the lit lanterns beneath their coats. The beauty
still shines, but only from inside. And the boy who joyfully walks in the dark,
knowing he has a lantern within him, now writes about movies no one sees.”

War of the Worlds (Steven Spielberg, 2005)
Woman of breakwater (Mario O’Hara, 2002)
Flying with one Wing (Asoka Handagama, 2002)
Un petit cas de conscience (Marie-Claude Treilhou, 2002) – NOT ON MUBI
L’adolescent (Pierre Léon, 2000) – NOT ON MUBI
36 Vues du Pic sant-loup (Jacques Rivette, 2009)
Lady in the Water (M. Night Shyamalan, 2006)
Crying Fist (Ryoo Seung-wan, 2005)
Je ne suis pas morte (Jean-Charles Fitoussi, 2009)
Mansion by the lake (Lester James Peries, 2003)

Source: http://www.brettkashmere.com/CinemaScopeTopTens.pdf

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