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thestoryoffilm:apersonalodyssey

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thestoryoffilm:apersonalodyssey by prestidigitator
i saw the film at the berlinale. 15 hours of it. i loved it, it was full of learning. also full of challenges. then i’ve decided to see all the movies on the list. long way down, indeed. Episode 1 Introduction Saving Private Ryan (1998) Three Colors: Blue (1993) Casablanca (1942) The Record of a Tenement Gentleman (1947) Odd Man Out (1947) Two or Three Things I Know About Her (1967) Taxi Driver (1976) The French Connection (1971) 1895-1918: The World Discovers A New Artform Traffic Crossing Leeds Bridge (1888) May Irwin Kiss (1896) Workers Leaving the Lumière Factory (1895) Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat (1896) Annabelle Serpentine Dance… Read more

i saw the film at the berlinale. 15 hours of it.
i loved it, it was full of learning. also full of challenges.
then i’ve decided to see all the movies on the list.
long way down, indeed.

Episode 1

Introduction
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
Three Colors: Blue (1993)
Casablanca (1942)
The Record of a Tenement Gentleman (1947)
Odd Man Out (1947)
Two or Three Things I Know About Her (1967)
Taxi Driver (1976)
The French Connection (1971)
1895-1918: The World Discovers A New Artform
Traffic Crossing Leeds Bridge (1888)
May Irwin Kiss (1896)
Workers Leaving the Lumière Factory (1895)
Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat (1896)
Annabelle Serpentine Dance (1896)
Sandow (1894)
What Happened on Twenty-third Street New York (1901)
Cendrillion (1899)
La lune à un mètre (1898)
A Kiss in the Tunnel (1899)
Shoah (1985)
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
The Sick Kitten (1903)
October: Ten Days That Shook the World (1928)
Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
The Corbett-Fitzsimmons Fight (1897)
Thrill Becomes Story
The Life of an American Fireman (1903)
Sherlock, Jr. (1924)
The Horse that Bolted (1907)
The Assassination of the Duc de Guise (1908)
Vivre sa vie (1962)
Those Awful Hats (1909)
The Mended Lute (1909)
The Abyss (1910)
Stage Struck (1925)
The Mysterious X (1914)
Häxan (1922)
Ingeborg Holm (1913)
The Phantom Carriage (1921)
Shanghai Express (1932)
The Story of the Kelly Gang (1906)
The Squaw Man (1914)
Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
Falling Leaves (1912)
Suspense (1913)
The Wind (1928)
Rescued from an Eagle’s Nest (1908)
The House with Closed Shutters (1910)
Way Down East (1920)
Orphans of the Storm (1921)
Birth of a Nation (1915)
Rebirth of a Nation (2007)
Cabiria (1914)
Intolerance (1916)
Souls on the Road (1921)
[edit]Episode 2

1918-1928: The Triumph of American Film…
Citizen Kane (1941)
The Thief of Bagdad (1924)
Desire (1936)
Gone with the Wind (1939)
Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933)
Singin’ in the Rain (1952)
The Maltese Falcon (1941)
The Scarlet Empress (1934)
The Cameraman (1928)
One Week (1920)
Sherlock, Jr. (1924) (first appears in Episode 1)
Three Ages (1923)
Buster Keaton Rides Again (1965)
The General (1926)
Divine Intervention (2002)
Limelight (1952)
City Lights (1931)
The Kid (1921)
Bad Timing (1980)
The Great Dictator (1940)
Monsieur Hulot’s Holiday (1953)
Toto in Color (1953)
Awaara (1951)
Sunset Boulevard (1950)
Some Like it Hot (1959)
Luke’s Movie Muddle (1916)
Haunted Spooks (1920)
Never Weaken (1921)
Safety Last! (1923)
I Flunked, But… (1930)
…And the First of its Rebels
Nanook of the North (1922)
The House is Black (1963)
Sans Soleil (1983)
The Not Dead (2007)
The Perfect Human (1967) (shown as part of The Five Obstructions)
The Five Obstructions (2003)
Blind Husbands (1919)
The Lost Squadron (1932)
Greed (1924)
Stroheim in Vienna (1948)
Queen Kelly (1929) (shown as part of Sunset Boulevard)
The Crowd (1928)
The Apartment (1960)
The Trial (1962)
Aelita: Queen of Mars (1924)
Posle Smerti (1915)
The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928)
Ordet (1955)
The President (1919)
Vampyr (1932)
Gertrud (1964)
Dogville (2003)
Vivre sa vie (1962) (first appears in Episode 1)
[edit]Episode 3

1918-1935: The Great Rebel Filmmakers Around the World
The Thief of Bagdad (1924) (first appears in Episode 2)
The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928) (first appears in Episode 2)
Robert and Bertram (1915)
The Oyster Princess (1919)
The Mountain Cat (1921)
The Marriage Circle (1924)
La Roue (1923)
Napoleon (1927)
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920)
The Tell Tale Heart (1928)
The Lodger (1927)
A Page of Madness (1926)
Metropolis (1927)
The Crowd (1928) (first appears in Episode 2)
Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
Opus 1 (1921)
Entr’act (1924)
Rien que les leurs (1926)
Spellbound (1945)
Un Chien Andalou (1929)
Blue Velvet (1986)
L’Age d’or (1930)
Kino pravda n. 19 (1924)
Glumov’s Diary (1923)
Battleship Potemkin (1925)
The Untouchables (1987)
Arsenal (1928)
Earth (1930)
I Was Born, But… (1932)
Tokyo Story (1953)
Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles (1975)
Record of a Tenement Gentleman (1947) (first appears in Episode 1)
Osaka Elegy (1936)
Citizen Kane (1941) (first appears in Episode 2)
Chikamatsu Monogatari (1954)
Mildred Pierce (1945)
Romance of the West Chamber (1927)
Scenes of City Life (1935)
The Goddess (1934)
Centre Stage (1992)
New Women (1935)
[edit]Episode 4

The 1930s: The Great American Movie Genres…
Her Dilemma (1931)
Love Me Tonight (1930)
The Golem: How He Came into the World (1920)
Frankenstein (1931)
Eyes Without a Face (1960)
Audition (1999)
The Public Enemy (1931)
Scarface (1932)
Scarface (1983)
Seven Samurai (1954)
Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
The Iron Horse (1924)
My Darling Clementine (1946)
Twentieth Century (1934)
Bringing Up Baby (1938)
The Men Who Made the Movies: Howard Hawks (1973)
The Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933)
Gertie the Dinosaur (1914)
The Adventures of Prince Achmed (1926)
Plane Crazy (1928)
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
One Hundred and One Dalmatians (1961)
…And the Brilliance of European Film
The Blood of a Poet (1931)
Inception (2010)
Zéro de conduite (1933)
If…. (1968)
L’Atalante (1934)
Le Quai des Brumes (1938)
Les Enfants du Paradis (1945)
Le Regle du jeu (1939)
La Grand illusion (1937)
Limite (1931)
The Adventures of a Good Citizen (1937)
Two Men and a Wardrobe (1958)
Das Blaue Licht (1932)
Triumph of the Will (1935)
Behind the Scenes of the Filming of the Olympic Games (1937)
Olympia Part Two: Festival of Beauty (1938)
Tiefland (1954)
The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl (1993)
Vertigo (1958)
Saboteur (1942)
Sabotage (1936)
The 39 Steps (1935)
Marnie (1964)
Ninotchka (1939)
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Gone with the Wind (1939) (first appears in Episode 2)
[edit]Episode 5

1939-1952: The Devastation of War…And a New Movie Language
Rome Open City (1945)
Stagecoach (1939)
Directed by John Ford (1971)
Osaka Elegy (1936) (first appears in Episode 3)
Flesh and the Devil (1926)
Follow the Boys (1944)
Citizen Kane (1941) (first appears in Episode 2)
Me and Orson Welles (2008)
Chimes at Midnight (1965)
Cabiria (1914) (first appears in Episode 1)
Intolerance (1916) (first appears in Episode 1)
The General (1926) (first appears in Episode 2)
The Maltese Falcon (1941) (first appears in Episode 2)
The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
Code Unknown (2000)
Sátántangó (1994)
How to Marry a Millionaire (1953)
Un Homme et une Femme (1966)
Heat (1995)
Raging Bull (1980)
Bicycle Thieves (1948)
Pin Up Girl (1944)
Double Indemnity (1944)
Portrait of a 66% Perfect Man: Billy Wilder (1982)
The Testament of Dr. Mabuse (1933)
The Big Sleep (1946)
Rio Bravo (1959)
Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back (1980) (first appears in Episode 1)
Out of the Past (1947)
The Hitch-Hiker (1953)
Little Caesar (1931)
Le Quai des Brumes (1938) (first appears in Episode 4)
La Chienne (1931)
Scarlet Street (1945)
American Cinema: Film Noir (1995)
Gun Crazy (1950)
Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
L.A. Confidential (1997)
Blade Runner (1982)
The Dark Knight (2008)
Shiva (2006)
Titanic (1997)
“The 71st Annual Academy Awards” (1999)
An American in Paris (1951)
The Red Shoes (1948)
Singin’ in the Rain (1952) (first appears in Episode 2)
Flying Down to Rio (1933)
Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933) (first appears in Episode 2)
Indiscreet (1958)
Two for the Road (1967)
A Matter of Life and Death (1946)
Post Haste (1933)
Listen to Britain (1942)
The Third Man (1949)
The True Glory (1945)
Taxi Driver (1976) (first appears in Episode 1)

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