A list of the movies I consider are the most worth-watching from the films I saw during the month, including both new films and re-watches. 

1957 - The Seventh Seal by Ingmar Bergman

1969 - The Color of Pomegranates by Sergei Parajanov

1975 - Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles by Chantal Akerman

1989 - Yaaba by Idrissa Ouedraogo

1994 - Casa de Lava by Pedro Costa

1995 - Salaam Cinema by Mohsen Makhmalbaf

1997 - Taste of Cherry by Abbas Kiarostami

1998 - Central Station by Walter Salles

2006 - Tuya’s Marriage by Wang Quan’an

2013 - Stray Dogs by Tsai Ming-Liang

New To Me Movies: February

Selma (Ava DuVernay, 2014)

Ouija (Stiles White, 2014)

Cruel Story of Youth (Nagisa Oshima, 1960)

Wild Geese (Shiro Toyoda, 1953)

The Duke of Burgundy (Peter Strickland, 2014)

Caucus (A.J. Schnack, 2013)

Black Coal, Thin Ice (Diao Yinan, 2014)

Stray Dogs (Tsai Ming-liang, 2013)

Dead Silence (James Wan, 2007

Jupiter Ascending (The Wachowskis, 2015)

Journey to the West (Tsai Ming-liang, 2013)

Anytown, USA (Kristian Fraga, 2005)

Jauja (Lisandro Alonso, 2014)

Horse Money (Pedro Costa, 2014)

Tokyo Chorus (Yasujiro Ozu, 1931)

Man Hunt (Fritz Lang, 1941)


Jumping Filmmakers photographed by Alex Majoli 

Gus Van Sant, Wim Winders, Aki Kaurismaki

Wong Kar Wai, Tsai Ming-Liang, Takeshi Kitano

Tim Burton, Manoel de Oliviera, Olivier Assayas

Ken Loach, David Cronenberg, Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu

Cristian Mungiu, The Dardenne Brothers, Theodoros Angelopoulos

Pedro Almodovar, Souleymane Cisse & Quentin Tarantino