2019 First Watches

Renewed Appreciation: Blackhat, Last Year at Marienbad, Hiroshima mon amour, Muriel, or the Time of Return, Badlands, The Heartbreak Kid, A Woman Under the Influence

Shorts: “Serene Velocity,” “When It Rains,” “Fireworks,” “Arnulf Rainer,” “Castro Street,” “Prelude: Dog Star Man,” “Hold Me While I’m Naked,” “Secret Goldfish,” “The Birth of Magellan: Cadenza I,” “Something Good – Negro Kiss,” “Reflections on Black”, “Radio Dynamics”, “Yggdrasill: Whose Roots Are Stars in the Human Mind,” “Ballet mécanique”, “Liberty,” “Introduction to Arnold Schoenberg’s ‘Accompaniment to a Cinematographic Scene'”, “Twelve Tales Told,” “Infinite Doors,” “From These Roots,” “Kid Auto Races at Venice,” “Tokyo March,” “Wong Sinsaang,” “Pasadena Freeway Stills,” “The Life and Death of 9413, a Hollywood Extra”

  1. Céline and Julie Go Boating (1974, Jacques Rivette) [February]
  2. The Mother and the Whore (1973, Jean Eustache) [January]
  3. Out 1: Spectre (1972, Jacques Rivette) [February]
  4. Dr. Mabuse, the Gambler (1922, Fritz Lang) [January]
  5. Lancelot du Lac (1974, Robert Bresson) [February]
  6. Goodbye to Language (2014, Jean-Luc Godard) [March]
  7. The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant (1972, Rainer Werner Fassbinder) [January]
  8. Bound for the Fields, the Mountains, and the Seacoast (1986, Nobuhiko Obayashi) [February]
  9. Transit (2018, Christian Petzold) [March]
  10. Man With a Movie Camera (1929, Dziga Vertov) [January]
  11. The Quiet Man (1952, John Ford) [March]
  12. Police Story (1985, Jackie Chan) [February]
  13. The Sweet Hereafter (1997, Atom Egoyan) [January]
  14. Oki’s Movie (2010, Hong Sang-soo) [March]
  15. La Rupture (1970, Claude Chabrol) [January]
  16. Underground (1995, Emir Kusturica) [February]
  17. Paris Belongs to Us (1961, Jacques Rivette) [February]
  18. Just Before Nightfall (1971, Claude Chabrol) [January]
  19. All That Heaven Allows (1955, Douglas Sirk) [February]
  20. Killer of Sheep (1977, Charles Burnett) [March]
  21. Stavisky… (1974, Alain Resnais) [February]
  22. The Image Book (2018, Jean-Luc Godard) [February]
  23. La Chienne (1931, Jean Renoir) [March]
  24. Mean Streets (1973, Martin Scorsese) [January]
  25. Testament (1983, Lynne Littman) [February]
  26. Dragnet Girl (1933, Yasujiro Ozu) [March]
  27. Fox and His Friends (1975, Rainer Werner Fassbinder) [March]
  28. Day for Night (1973, François Truffaut) [January]
  29. Liebelei (1933, Max Ophuls) [February]
  30. Andrei Rublev (1966, Andrei Tarkovsky) [January]
  31. The Phantom of Liberty (1974, Luis Buñuel) [February]
  32. History Lessons (1972, Jean-Marie Straub & Danièle Huillet) [January]
  33. The Power of Kangwon Province (1998, Hong Sang-soo) [January]
  34. The Mule (2018, Clint Eastwood) [January]
  35. Unfriended: Dark Web (2018, Stephen Susco) [January]
  36. Mrs. Hyde (2017, Serge Bozon) [January]
  37. Belonging (2019, Burak Çevik) [March]
  38. Grey Gardens (1974, Albert Maysles & David Maysles & Ellen Hovde & Muffie Meyer) [March]
  39. Alice in the Cities (1974, Wim Wenders) [February]
  40. Welcome to Marwen (2018, Robert Zemeckis) [January]
  41. The Middle of the World (1974, Alain Tanner) [February]
  42. Infinite Football (2018, Corneliu Porumboiu) [January]
  43. The House That Jack Built (2018, Lars von Trier) [January]
  44. The Nasty Girl (1990, Michael Verhoeven) [January]
  45. The Night of the Scarecrow (1974, Sérgio Ricardo) [February]
  46. Classical Period (2018, Ted Fendt) [January]
  47. Italianamerican (1974, Martin Scorsese) [February]
  48. Israel, Why (1973, Claude Lanzmann) [January]
  49. The Competition (2016, Claire Simon) [February]
  50. Police Story 2 (1988, Jackie Chan) [February]
  51. Witness (1985, Peter Weir) [January]
  52. Trash Humpers (2009, Harmony Korine) [March]
  53. The Illumination (1973, Krzysztof Zanussi) [January]
  54. El Valley Centro (1999, James Benning) [March]
  55. The Rider (2017, Chloé Zhao) [January]
  56. Enamorada (1946, Emilio Fernández) [February]
  57. Les Enfants Terribles (1950, Jean-Pierre Melville) [February]
  58. Land of Silence and Darkness (1971, Werner Herzog) [January]
  59. A Doll’s House (1973, Joseph Losey) [January]
  60. Memento (2000, Christopher Nolan) [January]
  61. La Paloma (1974, Daniel Schmid) [February]
  62. Conversation Piece (1974, Luchino Visconti) [March]
  63. Field Niggas (2015, Khalik Allah) [March]
  64. Distant Thunder (1973, Satyajit Ray) [January]
  65. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018, Bob Persichetti & Peter Ramsey & Rodney Rothman) [January]
  66. Unbreakable (2000, M. Night Shyamalan) [January]
  67. Minding the Gap (2018, Bing Liu) [January]
  68. Happy Death Day 2U (2019, Christopher Landon) [January]
  69. Pan’s Labyrinth (2006, Guillermo del Toro) [March]
  70. Hedy (1966, Andy Warhol) [February]
  71. Milla (2017, Valérie Massadian) [January]
  72. A Bigger Splash (1973, Jack Hazan) [February]
  73. Glass (2019, M. Night Shyamalan) [February]
  74. Lacombe Lucien (1974, Louis Malle) [February]
  75. Did You Wonder Who Fired the Gun? (2017, Travis Wilkerson) [January]
  76. Part-Time Work of a Domestic Slave (1973, Alexander Kluge) [February]
  77. Honeyland (2019, Tamara Kotevska & Ljubomir Stefanov) [March]
  78. The Watermelon Woman (1996, Cheryl Dunye) [January]
  79. Riddles of the Sphinx (1977, Laura Mulvey & Peter Wollen) [March]
  80. Kid Blue (1973, James Frawley) [January]
  81. The Assassination of Trotsky (1972, Joseph Losey) [January]
  82. Réjeanne Padovani (1973, Denys Arcand) [January]
  83. Silence (1926, Rupert Julian) [March]
  84. Spring Breakers (2012, Harmony Korine) [March]
  85. Old-Fashioned Woman (1974, Martha Coolidge) [February]
  86. The Land of Steady Habits (2018, Nicole Holofcener) [January]
  87. Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002, Phillip Noyce) [February]
  88. Layer Cake (2004, Matthew Vaughn) [March]

2019 Omnibus Log

001. Day for Night (1973, François Truffaut$) Laptop, File 01 Jan – 7.3
002. The Power of Kangwon Province (1998, Hong Sang-soo*) Laptop, File 02 Jan – 7.2
p001. ®The Assassination of Trotsky (1972, Joseph Losey) Laptop, YouTube 02 Jan
p002. Miami Vice (2006, Michael Mann) Laptop, Netflix 03 Jan
003. The Illumination (1973, Krzysztof Zanussi$) Laptop, File 03 Jan – 6.6 [slight]
004. The Assassination of Trotsky (1972, Joseph Losey$) Laptop, YouTube 04 Jan – 5.8 [intermittent]
t001. The Slippery Slope: Part One (2019, A Series of Unfortunate Events) Laptop, Netflix 04 Jan
t002. The Slippery Slope: Part Two (2019, A Series of Unfortunate Events) Laptop, Netflix 04 Jan
005. Kid Blue (1973, James Frawley^$) Laptop, YouTube 04 Jan – 5.8
t003. The Grim Grotto: Part One (2019, A Series of Unfortunate Events) Laptop, Netflix 05 Jan
t004. The Grim Grotto: Part Two (2019, A Series of Unfortunate Events) Laptop, Netflix 05 Jan
006. History Lessons (1972, Jean-Marie Straub & Danièle Huillet$) Laptop, File 05 Jan – 7.2
s001. Introduction to Arnold Schoenberg’s “Accompaniment to a Cinematographic Scene” (1973, Jean-Marie Straub & Danièle Huillet$) Laptop, Blu-ray 05 Jan – 6.8
p003. Ready Player One (2018, Steven Spielberg) Phone, HBO 05 Jan
t005. The Penultimate Peril: Part One (2019, A Series of Unfortunate Events) Laptop, Netflix 05 Jan
t006. The Penultimate Peril: Part Two (2019, A Series of Unfortunate Events) Laptop, Netflix 06 Jan
r001. Not Reconciled (1965, Jean-Marie Straub & Danièle Huillet) 06 Jan – 7.3 [up from 7.1]
t007. The End (2019, A Series of Unfortunate Events) Laptop, Netflix 06 Jan
007. Réjeanne Padovani (1973, Denys Arcand^$) Laptop, File 06 Jan – 5.8 [intermittent]
s002. Soul of the Cypress (1921, Dudley Murphy) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 07 Jan – 5.7
s003. Ballet mécanique (1924, Fernand Léger & Dudley Murphy) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 07 Jan – 6.9
s004. +Un chien andalou (1929, Luis Buñuel) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 07 Jan – 7.6 [up from ~7.4]
s005. Felix in Hollywood (1923, Otto Messmer) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 07 Jan – 5.5
s006. The Life and Death of 9413, a Hollywood Extra (1928, Robert Florey & Slavko Vorkapich) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 07 Jan – 6.6
008. The Mule (2018, Clint Eastwood) Regal L.A. Live, DCP 07 Jan – 7.1
009. Welcome to Marwen (2018, Robert Zemeckis) Regal L.A. Live, DCP 07 Jan – 7.0
010. Witness (1985, Peter Weir) Laptop, File (Class) 08 Jan – 6.7
011. The Sweet Hereafter (1997, Atom Egoyan^) Projector, Blu-ray (TA Lecture) 09 Jan – 7.7
012. A Doll’s House (1973, Joseph Losey$) Laptop, File 10 Jan – 6.5
013. Classical Period (2018, Ted Fendt^) Laptop, File 11 Jan – 6.7
014. Infinite Football (2018, Corneliu Porumboiu) UCLA Wilder Theater, DCP (Friends, Panel Q&A) 11 Jan – 6.9
015. Mean Streets (1973, Martin Scorsese$) Laptop, File 12 Jan – 7.4
016. La Rupture (1970, Claude Chabrol$) Laptop, File 13 Jan – 7.6
017. Man With a Movie Camera (1929, Dziga Vertov^) Laptop, Kanopy (Class) 13 Jan – 7.9
s007. Symphonie diagonale (1923, Viking Eggeling) USC Stark Theatre, File (Lecture) 14 Jan – 5.6
s008. Allegretto (1936, Oskar Fischinger) USC Stark Theatre, File (Lecture) 14 Jan – 6.0
s009. Radio Dynamics (1942, Oskar Fischinger) USC Stark Theatre, File (Lecture) 14 Jan – 7.1
s010. +Radio Dynamics (1942, Oskar Fischinger) USC Stark Theatre, File (Lecture) 14 Jan – 7.1 [same]
s011. +Meshes of the Afternoon (1943, Maya Deren & Alexander Hammid) USC Stark Theatre, File (Lecture) 14 Jan – 8.2 [same]
s012. Fireworks (1947, Kenneth Anger) USC Stark Theatre, File (Lecture) 14 Jan – 7.6
s013. Reflections on Black (1955, Stan Brakhage) USC Stark Theatre, YouTube (Lecture) 14 Jan – 7.2
018. The Rider (2017, Chloé Zhao^) Laptop, File 14 Jan – 6.5
019. Unfriended: Dark Web (2018, Stephen Susco^) Laptop, File 14 Jan – 7.1
020. Mrs. Hyde (2017, Serge Bozon^) Laptop, File 15 Jan – 7.1 [slight]
021. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018, Bob Persichetti^ & Peter Ramsey^ & Rodney Rothman^) Regal L.A. Live, DCP 15 Jan – 6.3 [late]
022. +Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964, Stanley Kubrick) Projector, Blu-ray (TA Lecture) 16 Jan – 7.2 [down from 7.8]
023. The Land of Steady Habits (2018, Nicole Holofcener^) Laptop, Netflix 16 Jan – 5.6 [slight]
024. The House That Jack Built (2018, Lars von Trier) Laptop, File 16 Jan – 6.8
025. Did You Wonder Who Fired the Gun? (2017, Travis Wilkerson^) Laptop, Screener 17 Jan – 6.1
026. The Mother and the Whore (1973, Jean Eustache^$) Laptop, File 18 Jan – 8.9
027. Israel, Why (1973, Claude Lanzmann^$) Laptop, File 19 Jan – 6.7 [parts]
028. Milla (2017, Valérie Massadian^) Laptop, Screener 21 Jan – 6.2
s014. Bao (2018, Domee Shi) Laptop, Website 22 Jan – 3.9
s015. +Meshes of the Afternoon (1943, Maya Deren & Alexander Hammid) USC Lecture Theatre, YouTube (Lecture) 22 Jan – 8.2 [same]
029. Minding the Gap (2018, Bing Liu^) Laptop, File 22 Jan – 6.3
p004. Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000, Ang Lee) Laptop, File 22 Jan
030. Land of Silence and Darkness (1971, Werner Herzog$) Laptop, Fandor 22 Jan – 6.5 [parts]
031. The Nasty Girl (1990, Michael Verhoeven^) Projector, DVD (TA Lecture) 23 Jan – 6.8
032. Just Before Nightfall (1971, Claude Chabrol$) Laptop, File 24 Jan – 7.5
033. Andrei Rublev (1966, Andrei Tarkovsky$) Laptop, File 24 Jan – 7.3 [intermittent]
034. Distant Thunder (1973, Satyajit Ray$) Laptop, Amazon Prime 25 Jan – 6.3 [parts]
p005. The Young Girls of Rochefort (1967, Jacques Demy) Laptop, Blu-ray 26 Jan
035. The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant (1972, Rainer Werner Fassbinder$) Laptop, Kanopy 26 Jan – 8.0
036. Dr. Mabuse, the Gambler (1922, Fritz Lang$) Laptop, File 26 Jan – 8.2
037. +Badlands (1973, Terrence Malick$) Laptop, Blu-ray 27 Jan – 7.9 [up from 7.7]
s016. +Window Water Baby Moving (1959, Stan Brakhage) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 28 Jan – 7.1 [same]
s017. Prelude: Dog Star Man (1961, Stan Brakhage) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 28 Jan – 7.4
s018. Yggdrasill: Whose Roots Are Stars in the Human Mind (1997, Stan Brakhage) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 28 Jan – 7.0
p006. ®Walden [reels 4-6] (1968, Jonas Mekas) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 28 Jan
038. Unbreakable (2000, M. Night Shyamalan@) Laptop, File 28 Jan – 6.3
p007. ®The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing (2004, Wendy Apple) USC Lecture Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 29 Jan
039. The Watermelon Woman (1996, Cheryl Dunye^) Laptop, DVD (TA Lecture) 30 Jan – 6.0
040. Happy Death Day 2U (2019, Christopher Landon†) USC Stark Theatre, DCP (Friend) 31 Jan – 6.2
041. Bound for the Fields, the Mountains, and the Seacoast (1986, Nobuhiko Obayashi^@) Laptop, File 01 Feb – 8.0
s019. Number Our Days (1976, Lynne Littman) UCLA Wilder Theater, 16mm (Friends, Director Q&A) 02 Feb – 6.0
042. Testament (1983, Lynne Littman^) UCLA Wilder Theater, 35mm (Friends, Director Q&A) 02 Feb – 7.4
043. Police Story (1983, Jackie Chan^@) Laptop, File 03 Feb – 7.8
s020. Fuses (1965, Carolee Schneemann) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 04 Feb – 6.3
s021. Castro Street (1966, Bruce Baillie) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 04 Feb – 7.4
s022. +A Movie (1958, Bruce Conner) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 04 Feb – 7.5 [same]
s023. Hold Me While I’m Naked (1966, George Kuchar) USC Stark Theatre, YouTube (Lecture) 04 Feb – 7.3
044. Hedy (1966, Andy Warhol^) USC Stark Theatre, 16mm (Lecture) 04 Feb – 6.2 [intermittent]
045. Police Story 2 (1988, Jackie Chan@) Laptop, File 04 Feb – 6.7
046. Glass (2019, M. Night Shyamalan@) Regal L.A. Live, DCP 05 Feb – 6.1
s024. Something Good – Negro Kiss (1898, William Selig) Projector, Vimeo (TA Lecture) 06 Feb – 7.2
047. Memento (2000, Christopher Nolan) Projector, Blu-ray (TA Lecture) 06 Feb – 6.4
048. Paris Belongs to Us (1961, Jacques Rivette@) Laptop, File 06 Feb – 7.5 [parts]
049. +The Heartbreak Kid (1972, Elaine May) UCLA Wilder Theater, 35mm (Friends) 10 Feb – 7.7 [up from 7.3]
050. +A New Leaf (1971, Elaine May) UCLA Wilder Theater, 35mm (Friends) 10 Feb – 8.8 [same]
051. Liebelei (1933, Max Ophuls$) Laptop, File 11 Feb – 7.3 [intermittent]
s025. +Lemon (1969, Hollis Frampton) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 11 Feb – 7.2 [same]
s026. Arnulf Rainer (1960, Peter Kubelka) USC Stark Theatre, 16mm (Lecture) 11 Feb – 7.4
052. +Wavelength (1967, Michael Snow) USC Stark Theatre, 16mm (Lecture) 11 Feb – 8.9 [up from 8.8]
s027. +Mothlight (1963, Stan Brakhage) USC Stark Theatre, 16mm (Lecture) 11 Feb – 7.8 [up from ~7.2]
s028. Serene Velocity (1970, Ernie Gehr) USC Stark Theatre, 16mm (Lecture) 11 Feb – 8.0
053. +Zorns Lemma (1970, Hollis Frampton) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 11 Feb – 8.3 [up from 8.1]
054. The Night of the Scarecrow (1974, Sérgio Ricardo^$) Laptop, File 11 Feb – 6.8
055. Lacombe Lucien (1974, Louis Malle$) Laptop, Kanopy 12 Feb – 6.1 [parts]
056. Stavisky… (1974, Alain Resnais$) Laptop, File 12 Feb – 7.5
057. +Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004, Michel Gondry) Projector, Blu-ray (TA Lecture) 13 Feb – 7.6 [same]
058. Lancelot du Lac (1974, Robert Bresson$) Laptop, File 13 Feb – 8.1
059. Part-Time Work of a Domestic Slave (1973, Alexander Kluge$) Laptop, File 16 Feb – 6.0
060. Enamorada (1946, Emilio Fernández^) UCLA Wilder Theater, DCP (Friends) 16 Feb – 6.5
061. Old-Fashioned Woman (1974, Martha Coolidge^$) Laptop, Vimeo 17 Feb – 5.7 [parts]
s029. From These Roots (1974, William Greaves$) Laptop, Archive 17 Feb – 6.6
062. Italianamerican (1974, Martin Scorsese$) Laptop, YouTube 17 Feb – 6.7 [slight]
063. A Bigger Splash (1973, Jack Hazan^$) Laptop, File 18 Feb – 6.1 [parts]
s030. Twelve Tales Told (2014, Johann Lurf) Television, 3D DCP (Friend) 18 Feb – 6.8
s031. Secret Goldfish (2016, Bi Gan) Laptop, Website (Friend) 18 Feb – 7.1
064. Out 1: Spectre (1972, Jacques Rivette$) Laptop, File 18 Feb – 8.8 [intermittent]
065. Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002, Phillip Noyce) Projector, DVD (TA Lecture) 20 Feb – 4.3
066. All That Heaven Allows (1955, Douglas Sirk@) Laptop, YouTube 20 Feb – 7.5
067. The Competition (2016, Claire Simon^†) Laptop, Screener 20 Feb – 6.7 [slight]
068. The Middle of the World (1974, Alain Tanner^$) Laptop, File 21 Feb – 7.0 [slight]
069. The Image Book (2018, Jean-Luc Godard) Aero Theatre, DCP 21 Feb – 7.5
070. +Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (1974, Rainer Werner Fassbinder$@) Laptop, Blu-ray 22 Feb – 8.1 [same]
071. Les Enfants Terribles (1950, Jean-Pierre Melville$) Laptop, Kanopy 22 Feb – 6.5 [parts]
072. Céline and Julie Go Boating (1974, Jacques Rivette$) Laptop, File 23 Feb – 9.3 [slight]
073. Alice in the Cities (1974, Wim Wenders$) Laptop, Kanopy 24 Feb – 7.1 [slight]
074. La Paloma (1974, Daniel Schmid^$) Laptop, File 25 Feb – 6.4 [slight]
075. +A Woman Under the Influence (1974, John Cassavetes$) Laptop, Kanopy 25 Feb – 7.4 [up from 6.8]
s032. +Outer Space (1999, Peter Tscherkassky) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 25 Feb – 8.8 [up from 8.5]
s033. Hall (1968, Peter Gidal) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 25 Feb – 6.1
p008. ®The Society of the Spectacle (1973, Guy Debord) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 25 Feb
076. The Phantom of Liberty (1974, Luis Buñuel$) Laptop, File 25 Feb – 7.2
s034. Infinite Doors (2010, Takeshi Murata) Laptop, Vimeo (Friend) 25 Feb – 6.9
077. +Blackhat [Director’s Cut] (2015, Michael Mann) Laptop, File 26 Feb – 8.6 [Theatrical: 7.5]
078. Underground (1995, Emir Kusturica^) Projector, File (TA Lecture) 27 Feb – 7.6
s035. Blood Spattered Takadanobaba (1928, Daisuke Ito) UCLA Wilder Theater, 35mm (Benshi, Friend) 02 Mar – 6.2
s036. +Blood Spattered Takadanobaba (1928, Daisuke Ito) UCLA Wilder Theater, 35mm (Benshi, Friend) 02 Mar – 6.2 [same]
s037. Liberty (1929, Leo McCarey) UCLA Wilder Theater, 35mm (Benshi, Friend) 02 Mar – 7.1
079. Dragnet Girl (1933, Yasujiro Ozu) UCLA Wilder Theater, 35mm (Benshi, Friend) 02 Mar
s038. Chameko’s Day (1931, Kiyoji Nishikura) UCLA Wilder Theater, 35mm (Benshi, Friends) 03 Mar – 5.7
s039. The Sword that Slashes Human and Horse (1929, Daisuke Ito) UCLA Wilder Theater, 35mm (Benshi, Friends) 03 Mar – 6.3
080. Silence (1926, Rupert Julian^) UCLA Wilder Theater, 35mm (Benshi, Friends) 03 Mar – 5.8 [slight]
s040. Not Blood Relations (1916, Inoue Masao) UCLA Wilder Theater, DCP (Benshi, Friends) 03 Mar – 5.8
s041. The Upstart (1921, Thomas Kurihara) UCLA Wilder Theater, 35mm (Benshi, Friends) 03 Mar – 6.3
s042. Tokyo March (1929, Kenji Mizoguchi) UCLA Wilder Theater, 35mm (Benshi, Friends) 03 Mar – 6.5
081. +The Cheat (1915, Cecil B. DeMille) UCLA Wilder Theater, 35mm (Benshi, Friends) 03 Mar – 5.8 [up from 5.7]
s043. Jiraiya the Hero (1921, Shozo Makino) UCLA Wilder Theater, 35mm (Benshi, Friends) 03 Mar – 6.4
s044. Off the Pig (1968, no director credited) USC Stark Theatre, DVD 04 Mar – 5.8
p009. ®Bush Mama (1979, Haile Gerima) USC Stark Theatre, DVD 04 Mar
s045. Wong Sinsaang (1971, Eddie Wong) USC Stark Theatre, DVD 04 Mar – 6.4
s046. I Am Joaquin (1969, Luis Valdez) USC Stark Theatre, DVD 04 Mar – 5.7
082. Riddles of the Sphinx (1977, Laura Mulvey^ & Peter Wollen^) USC Stark Theatre, DVD 04 Mar – 5.8 [intermittent]
083. Oki’s Movie (2010, Hong Sang-soo*) Laptop, File 04 Mar – 7.6
084. Field Niggas (2015, Khalik Allah^) Laptop, Website 05 Mar – 6.3
s047. The Birth of Magellan: Cadenza I (1980, Hollis Frampton) Laptop, Blu-ray 06 Mar – 7.2
s048. +Je vous salue, Sarajevo (1993, Jean-Luc Godard) Projector, YouTube (TA Lecture) 06 Mar – 8.0 [same]
085. +Hiroshima mon amour (1959, Alain Resnais) Projector, Blu-ray (TA Lecture) 06 Mar – 8.2 [up from 7.3]
p010. Heat (1995, Michael Mann) Laptop, Blu-ray 07 Mar
p011. Right Now, Wrong Then (2015, Hong Sang-soo) Laptop, Blu-ray (Friends) 08 Mar
086. Transit (2018, Christian Petzold) Laemmle Royal, DCP 08 Mar – 8.0
087. +Last Year at Marienbad (1961, Alain Resnais) Laptop, Kanopy 09 Mar – 9.1 [same]
088. Layer Cake (2004, Matthew Vaughn) Television, Netflix (Family) 11 Mar – 4.3
089. Conversation Piece (1974, Luchino Visconti$) Laptop, File 15 Mar – 6.3
090. La Chienne (1931, Jean Renoir$) Laptop, File 15 Mar – 7.4
091. Honeyland (2019, Tamara Kotevska^ & Ljubomir Stefanov^†) Laptop, Screener 16 Mar – 6.0 [slight]
092. Belonging (2019, Burak Çevik^†) Laptop, Screener 16 Mar – 7.1
093. Goodbye to Language (2014, Jean-Luc Godard) Aero Theatre, 3D DCP (Friend) 16 Mar – 8.1
094. Fox and His Friends (1975, Rainer Werner Fassbinder$) Laptop, iTunes 17 Mar – 7.4 [slight]
095. Killer of Sheep (1977, Charles Burnett) Laptop, File (Class) 17 Mar – 7.5 [slight]
s049. Chicana (1979, Sylvia Morales) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 18 Mar – 5.8
s050. Water Ritual #1: An Urban Rite of Purification (1979, Barbara McCullough) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 18 Mar – 6.3
s051. Kid Auto Races at Venice (1914, Henry Lehrman) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 18 Mar – 6.8
s052. Lizzies of the Field (1924, Del Lord) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 18 Mar – 6.2
s053. Pasadena Freeway Stills (1974, Gary Beydler) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 18 Mar – 6.5
096. El Valley Centro (1999, James Benning) USC Stark Theatre, DVD (Lecture) 18 Mar – 6.6
097. The Quiet Man (1952, John Ford) New Beverly, 35mm (Friends) 18 Mar – 7.9
s054. When It Rains (1995, Charles Burnett) Laptop, Fandor 19 Mar – 7.7
098. +Muriel, or the Time of Return (1963, Alain Resnais) Laptop, Blu-ray 19 Mar – 8.9 [up from 7.8]
099. Pan’s Labyrinth (2006, Guillermo del Toro) Projector, Blu-ray (TA Lecture) 20 Mar – 6.2
100. Grey Gardens (1975, Albert Maysles^ & David Maysles^ & Ellen Hovde^ & Muffie Meyer^$) Laptop, Kanopy 20 Mar – 7.1
101. Trash Humpers (2009, Harmony Korine^) Egyptian Theatre, 35mm (Director Q&A) 20 Mar – 6.6
102. Spring Breakers (2012, Harmony Korine) Egyptian Theatre, 35mm (Director Q&A) 20 Mar – 5.7

2019 Viewing Log

January
Day for Night (1973, François Truffaut) – 7.3
The Power of Kangwon Province (1998, Hong Sang-soo) – 7.2
The Illumination (1973, Krzysztof Zanussi) – 6.6
The Assassination of Trotsky (1972, Joseph Losey) – 5.8
Kid Blue (1973, James Frawley) – 5.8
History Lessons (1972, Jean-Marie Straub & Danièle Huillet) – 7.2
Introduction to Arnold Schoenberg’s “Accompaniment to a Cinematographic Scene” (1973, Jean-Marie Straub & Danièle Huillet)
Réjeanne Padovani (1973, Denys Arcand) – 5.8
Soul of the Cypress (1921, Dudley Murphy) DP
Ballet mécanique (1924, Fernand Léger & Dudley Murphy) DP
+Un chien andalou (1929, Luis Buñuel) DP
Felix in Hollywood (1923, Otto Messmer) DP
The Life and Death of 9413, a Hollywood Extra (1928, Robert Florey & Slavko Vorkapich) DP
The Mule (2018, Clint Eastwood) DP – 7.1
Welcome to Marwen (2018, Robert Zemeckis) DP – 7.0
Witness (1985, Peter Weir) – 6.7
The Sweet Hereafter (1997, Atom Egoyan) – 7.7
A Doll’s House (1973, Joseph Losey) – 6.5
Classical Period (2018, Ted Fendt) – 6.7
Infinite Football (2018, Corneliu Porumboiu) DP – 6.9
Mean Streets (1973, Martin Scorsese) – 7.4
La Rupture (1970, Claude Chabrol) – 7.6
Man With a Movie Camera (1929, Dziga Vertov) – 7.9
Symphonie diagonale (1923, Viking Eggeling) DP
Allegretto (1936, Oskar Fischinger) DP
Radio Dynamics (1942, Oskar Fischinger) DP
+Radio Dynamics (1942, Oskar Fischinger) DP
+Meshes of the Afternoon (1943, Maya Deren & Alexander Hammid) DP
Fireworks (1947, Kenneth Anger) DP
Reflections on Black (1955, Stan Brakhage) DP
The Rider (2017, Chloé Zhao) – 6.5
Unfriended: Dark Web (2018, Stephen Susco) – 7.1
Mrs. Hyde (2017, Serge Bozon) – 7.1
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018, Bob Persichetti & Peter Ramsey & Rodney Rothman) DP – 6.3
+Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964, Stanley Kubrick) – 7.2 [down from 7.8]
The Land of Steady Habits (2018, Nicole Holofcener) – 5.6
The House That Jack Built (2018, Lars von Trier) – 6.8
Did You Wonder Who Fired the Gun? (2017, Travis Wilkerson) – 6.1
The Mother and the Whore (1973, Jean Eustache) – 8.9
Israel, Why (1973, Claude Lanzmann) – 6.7
Milla (2017, Valérie Massadian) – 6.2
Bao (2018, Domee Shi)
+Meshes of the Afternoon (1943, Maya Deren & Alexander Hammid) DP
Minding the Gap (2018, Bing Liu) – 6.3
Land of Silence and Darkness (1971, Werner Herzog) – 6.5
The Nasty Girl (1990, Michael Verhoeven) – 6.8
Just Before Nightfall (1971, Claude Chabrol) – 7.5
Andrei Rublev (1966, Andrei Tarkovsky) – 7.3
Distant Thunder (1973, Satyajit Ray) – 6.3
The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant (1972, Rainer Werner Fassbinder) – 8.0
Dr. Mabuse, the Gambler (1922, Fritz Lang) – 8.2
+Badlands (1973, Terrence Malick) – 7.9 [up from 7.7]
+Window Water Baby Moving (1959, Stan Brakhage) DP
Prelude: Dog Star Man (1961, Stan Brakhage) DP
Yggdrasill: Whose Roots Are Stars in the Human Mind (1997, Stan Brakhage) DP
Unbreakable (2000, M. Night Shyamalan) – 6.3
The Watermelon Woman (1996, Cheryl Dunye) – 6.0
Happy Death Day 2U (2019, Christopher Landon) DP – 6.2

February
Bound for the Fields, the Mountains and the Seacoast (1986, Nobuhiko Obayashi) – 8.0
Number Our Days (1976, Lynne Littman) 16mm
Testament (1983, Lynne Littman) 35mm – 7.4
Police Story (1985, Jackie Chan) – 7.8
Fuses (1965, Carolee Schneemann) DP
Castro Street (1966, Bruce Baillie) DP
+A Movie (1958, Bruce Conner) DP
Hold Me While I’m Naked (1966, George Kuchar) DP
Hedy (1966, Andy Warhol) 16mm – 6.2
Police Story 2 (1988, Jackie Chan) – 6.7
Glass (2019, M. Night Shyamalan) DP – 6.1
Something Good – Negro Kiss (1898, William Selig)
Memento (2000, Christopher Nolan) – 6.4
Paris Belongs to Us (1961, Jacques Rivette) – 7.5
+The Heartbreak Kid (1972, Elaine May) 35mm – 7.7 [up from 7.3]
+A New Leaf (1971, Elaine May) 35mm – 8.8 [up from 8.2]
Liebelei (1933, Max Ophuls) – 7.3
+Lemon (1969, Hollis Frampton) DP
Arnulf Rainer (1960, Peter Kubelka) 16mm
+Wavelength (1967, Michael Snow) 16mm – 8.9 [up from 8.8]
+Mothlight (1963, Stan Brakhage) 16mm
Serene Velocity (1970, Ernie Gehr) 16mm
+Zorns Lemma (1970, Michael Snow) DP – 8.3 [up from 8.1]
The Night of the Scarecrow (1974, Sérgio Ricardo) – 6.8
Lacombe Lucien (1974, Louis Malle) – 6.1
Stavisky… (1974, Alain Resnais) – 7.5
+Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004, Michel Gondry) – 7.6 [same]
Lancelot du Lac (1974, Robert Bresson) – 8.1
Part-Time Work of a Domestic Slave (1973, Alexander Kluge) – 6.0
Enamorada (1946, Emilio Fernández) DP – 6.5
Old-Fashioned Woman (1974, Martha Coolidge) – 5.7
From These Roots (1974, William Greaves)
Italianamerican (1974, Martin Scorsese) – 6.7
A Bigger Splash (1973, Jack Hazan) – 6.1
Twelve Tales Told [3D] (2014, Johann Lurf)
Secret Goldfish (2016, Bi Gan)
Out 1: Spectre (1972, Jacques Rivette) – 8.8
Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002, Phillip Noyce) – 4.3
All That Heaven Allows (1955, Douglas Sirk) – 7.5
The Competition (2016, Claire Simon) – 6.7
The Middle of the World (1974, Alain Tanner) – 7.0
The Image Book (2018, Jean-Luc Godard) DP – 7.5
+Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (1974, Rainer Werner Fassbinder) – 8.1 [same]
Les Enfants Terribles (1950, Jean-Pierre Melville) – 6.5
Céline and Julie Go Boating (1974, Jacques Rivette) – 9.3
Alice in the Cities (1974, Wim Wenders) – 7.1
La Paloma (1974, Daniel Schmid) – 6.4
+A Woman Under the Influence (1974, John Cassavetes) – 7.4 [up from 6.8]
+Outer Space (1999, Peter Tscherkassky) DP
Hall (1968, Peter Gidal) DP
The Phantom of Liberty (1974, Luis Buñuel) – 7.2
Infinite Doors (2010, Takeshi Murata)
+Blackhat [Director’s Cut] (2015, Michael Mann) – 8.6 [Theatrical: 7.5]
Underground (1995, Emir Kusturica) – 7.6

March
Blood Spattered Takadanobaba (1928, Daisuke Ito) 35mm
+Blood Spattered Takadanobaba (1928, Daisuke Ito) 35mm
Liberty (1929, Leo McCarey) 35mm
Dragnet Girl (1933, Yasujiro Ozu) 35mm – 7.4
Chameko’s Day (1931, Kiyoji Nishikura) 35mm
The Sword that Slashes Human and Horse (1929, Daisuke Ito) 35mm
Silence (1926, Rupert Julian) 35mm – 5.8
Not Blood Relations (1916, Inoue Masao) DP
The Upstart (1921, Thomas Kurihara) 35mm
Tokyo March (1929, Kenji Mizoguchi) 35mm
+The Cheat (1915, Cecil B. DeMille) 35mm – 5.8 [up from 5.7]
Jiraiya the Hero (1921, Shozo Makino) 35mm
Off the Pig (1968, no director credited) DP
Wong Sinsaang (1971, Eddie Wong) DP
I Am Joaquin (1969, Luis Valdez) DP
Riddles of the Sphinx (1977, Laura Mulvey & Peter Wollen) DP – 5.8
Oki’s Movie (2010, Hong Sang-soo) – 7.6
Field Niggas (2015, Khalik Allah) – 6.3
The Birth of Magellan: Cadenza I (1980, Hollis Frampton)
+Je vous salue, Sarajevo (1993, Jean-Luc Godard)
+Hiroshima mon amour (1959, Alain Resnais) – 8.2 [up from 7.3]
Transit (2018, Christian Petzold) DP – 8.0
+Last Year at Marienbad (1961, Alain Resnais) – 9.1 [same]
Layer Cake (2004, Matthew Vaughn) – 4.3
Conversation Piece (1974, Luchino Visconti) – 6.3
La Chienne (1931, Jean Renoir) – 7.4
Honeyland (2019, Tamara Kotevska & Ljubomir Stefanov) – 6.0
Belonging (2019, Burak Çevik) – 7.1
Goodbye to Language (2014, Jean-Luc Godard) 3D – 8.1
Fox and His Friends (1975, Rainer Werner Fassbinder) – 7.4
Killer of Sheep (1977, Charles Burnett) – 7.5
Chicana (1979, Sylvia Morales) DP
Water Ritual #1: An Urban Rite of Purification (1979, Barbara McCullough) DP
Kid Auto Races at Venice (1914, Henry Lehrman) DP
Lizzies of the Field (1924, Del Lord) DP
Pasadena Freeway Stills (1974, Gary Beydler) DP
El Valley Centro (1999, James Benning) 16mm – 6.6
The Quiet Man (1952, John Ford) 35mm – 7.9
When It Rains (1995, Charles Burnett)
+Muriel, or the Time of Return (1963, Alain Resnais) – 8.9 [up from 7.8]
Pan’s Labyrinth (2006, Guillermo del Toro) – 6.2
Grey Gardens (1975, Albert Maysles & David Maysles & Ellen Hovde & Muffie Meyer) – 7.1
Trash Humpers (2009, Harmony Korine) 35mm – 6.6
Spring Breakers (2012, Harmony Korine) 35mm – 5.7
Hair Cut-Ups (1952, Eddie Donnelly) 35mm
Fort Apache (1948, John Ford) 35mm – 8.2
Ulzana’s Raid (1972, Robert Aldrich) 35mm – 6.7
Ada Kaleh (2018, Helena Wittmann) DP
Drift (2017, Helena Wittmann) DP – 6.6
+F for Fake (1973, Orson Welles) – 8.2 [same]
The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser (1974, Werner Herzog) – 7.2
Long Way Home (2018, André Novais Oliveira) –
Electra, My Love (1974, Miklós Jancsó) –