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Movie Recommendations

20 Movies I Study for Editing
(Not definitive, just 20 to watch if you’re interested)

Sherlock Jr. (1924) ed. Buster Keaton
The Man with the Movie Camera (1929) ed. Dziga Vertov
The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) ed. Daniel Mandell
The Red Shoes (1948) ed. Reginald Mills
The Wages of Fear (1953) ed. Madeleine Gug, Etiennette Muse & Henri Rust
Seven Samurai (1954) ed. Akira Kurosawa 
Rififi (1955) ed. Roger Dwyre
Shoot the Piano Player (1960) ed. Claudine Bouché & Cécile Decugis
Last Year at Marienbad (1961) ed. Jasmine Chasney & Henri Colpi
Branded to Kill (1967) ed. Akira Suzuki 

Once Upon a Time in the West (1968) ed. Nino Baragli
Rosemary’s Baby (1968) ed. Sam O’Steen & Bobby Wyman
F for Fake (1973) ed. Orson Welles, Marie-Sophie Dubus & Dominique Engerer 
The Conversation (1974) ed. Walter Murch
Star Wars (1977) ed. Marcia Lucas, Paul Hirsch & Richard Chew
Goodfellas (1990) ed. Thelma Schoonmaker
Drunken Master 2 (1994) ed. Peter Cheung
Hana-bi (1997) ed. Takeshi Kitano & Yoshinori Ohta 
In the Mood for Love (2000) ed. William Chang Suk-ping
Millennium Actress (2001) ed. Satoshi Terauchi

Five South Korean Movies I Like
Take Care of My Cat (2001) dir. Jeong Jae-eun
Memories of Murder (2003) dir. Bong Joon-ho
Oldboy (2003) dir. Park Chan-wook
Save the Green Planet! (2003) dir. Jang Joon-hwan
3-Iron aka Bin-jip (2004) dir. Kim Ki-duk

Five Short Films I Like
One Froggy Evening (1955) dir. Chuck Jones
La Jetée (1962) dir. Chris Marker
Wallace & Gromit: The Wrong Trousers (1993) dir. Nick Park
The Heart of the World (2000) dir. Guy Maddin
Fast Film (2003) dir. Virgil Widrich

Enjoy
-Tony