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127 Hours (Danny Boyle, 2010)
35 Shots of Rum (Claire Denis, 2008)*

A
A.C.A.B. All Cats Are Brilliant (Constantina Voulgaris, 2012)*
After Lucia (Michel Franco, 2012)*
The Amazing Spider-Man (Marc Webb, 2012)
America America (Elia Kazan, 1963)
Amour (Michael Haneke, 2012)
Amsterdam Stories USA
       (Rob Rombout and Rogier Van Eck, 2012)*
And Hope to Die (René Clément, 1972)*
Animal Kingdom (David Michôd, 2010)
Animal Love (Ulrich Seidl, 1996)*
An Anthropological Television Myth
       (Maria Helene Bertino, Dario Castelli and
       Alessandro Gagliardo, 2012)*
Antiviral (Brandon Cronenberg, 2012)
Apocalypse Now (Francis Ford Coppola, 1979)*
Archipelago (Joanna Hogg, 2010)
Argo (Ben Affleck, 2012)
The Art of Time (Fergus Daly and Katherine Waugh, 2009)*
Art Will Save the World (Niall McCann, 2012)*
The Artist (Michel Hazanavicius, 2011)
Aurora (Cristi Puiu, 2010)
Aurora (Cristi Puiu, 2010)*
Avalon (Axel Petersén, 2011)*
Avanti Popolo (Michael Wahrmann, 2012)*

B
Babylon
       (Ala Eddine Slim and Ismaël and Youssef Chebbi, 2012)*
Baraka (Ron Fricke, 1992)
Bastards (Deborah Perkin, 2014)*
Bastards (Claire Denis, 2013)*
Bayou Blue (Alix Lambert and David McMahon, 2012)* 
Behind the Candelabra (Steven Soderbergh, 2013)
Beasts of the Southern Wild (Benh Zeitlin, 2012) 
Beyond the Hills (Cristian Mungiu, 2012) 
The Big Melt (Martin Wallace/Jarvis Cocker, 2013)*
Biutiful (Alejandro González Iñárritu, 2010)
Black Swan (Darren Aronofsky, 2010)
Blind Massage (Ye Lou, 2014)*
Blue Ruin (Jeremy Saulnier, 2013)*
Bonjour tristesse (Otto Preminger, 1958)*
Boyhood (Richard Linklater, 2014)*
Bravehearts (Kari Anne Moe, 2012)*
Breath of the Gods: A Journey to the Origins of Modern Yoga
       (Jan Schmidt-Garre, 2013)*
Brighton Rock (Rowan Joffe, 2010) 
Broken City (Allen Hughes, 2013)*
Bruce Lee: A Warrior's Journey (John Little, 2000)*
The BTF Collection, Vol. 11: Experiment Under London
       (various, 1961-1969)
The BTF Collection Vol. 12: The Driving Force
       (various, 1955-1982)
Bullet to the Head (Walter Hill, 2012)
Bullhead (Michaël R. Roskam, 2011)
Butterflies Have No Memories (Lav Diaz, 2009)*
Bye Bye Birdie (George Sidney, 1963)

C
The Caine Mutiny (Edward Dmytryk, 1954)
Call Girl (Mikael Marcimain, 2012)*
Captured [+ others] (John Krish, 1959-1977)
Cargo 200 (Alexey Balabanov, 2007)*
Carnage (Roman Polanski, 2011)
Casa de Lava (Pedro Costa, 1994)*
Cave of Forgotten Dreams (Werner Herzog, 2010)
Cemetery Junction (Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, 2010)
The Central Park Five
       (Ken Burns, Sarah Burns and David McMahon, 2012)*
Century of a Birthing (Lav Diaz, 2011)*
Classe tous risques (Claude Sautet, 1960)
Cleo from 5 to 7 (Agnès Varda, 1962)
Cloud Atlas (Tom Tykwer and Andy & Lana Wachowski, 2012)
The COI Collection, Vol. 8: Your Children and You
       (various, 1946-1985)
The Colour of the Chameleon (Emil Christov, 2012)*
Colossal Youth (Pedro Costa, 2006)*
The Confrontation (Miklós Jancsó, 1968)
Contagion (Steven Soderbergh, 2011)
The Conversation (Francis Ford Coppola, 1974)*
The Cremator (Juraj Herz, 1969)
Cría Cuervos (Carlos Saura, 1976)
Crossfire Hurricane (Brett Morgen, 2012)
Cry Danger (Robert Parrish, 1951)

D
Dallas Buyers Club (Jean-Marc Vallée, 2013)*
A Dangerous Method (David Cronenberg, 2011)
The Dark Knight Rises (Christopher Nolan, 2012)
Dark Matter (D'Anofli and Parenti, 2013)*
The Dead (Los muertos) (Lisandro Alonso, 2004)*
The Deadly Trap (René Clément, 1971)*
The Deep (Baltasar Kormákur, 2012)*
The Deep Blue Sea (Terence Davies, 2011)
The Deflowering of Eva van End (Michiel ten Horn, 2012)*
The Descendants (Alexander Payne, 2011)
Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame
       (Hark Tsui, 2011)*
Diamonds of the Night (Jan Němec, 1964)
A Diary for Timothy [+ others] (Humphrey Jennings, 1944-1950)
La Distancia (Sergio Caballero, 2014)*
Django Unchained (Quentin Tarantino, 2012)
Double Tide (Sharon Lockhart, 2009)*
Dreaming of a Family (Mira Jargil, 2013)*
A Dream's Merchant (Bogdan Ilie-Michu, 2012)*
Dredd (Pete Travis, 2012)
Drive (Nicolas Winding Refn, 2011)

E
East Hastings Pharmacy (Antoine Bourges, 2012)*
Eastern Boys (Robin Campillo, 2013)* 
Eat Sleep Die (Gabriela Pichler, 2012)*
Éden (Bruno Safadi, 2012)* 
Elena (Andrei Zvyagintsev, 2011)
Eliza Lynch: Queen of Paraguay (Alan Gilsenan, 2013)*
Emptying the Skies (Douglas Kass/Roger Kass, 2013)*
End of Watch (David Ayer, 2012) 
Escape from the 'Liberty' Cinema (Wojciech Marczewski, 1990)
Essential Killing (Jerzy Skolimowski, 2010)
Everybody Has a Plan (Ana Piterbarg, 2012)
Everybody's Gone (Georgy Parajanov, 2012)*
Exhibition (Joanna Hogg, 2013)*
Exhibition (Joanna Hogg, 2013)*

F
Fading Gigolo (Turturro, 2013)* 
Fair Wind - Notes of a Traveller (Bernadette Weigel)* 
Fairy Tales (various, 1901-1908)
Faith, Love and Whiskey (Kristina Nikolova, 2012)* 
Fallen City (Zhao Qi, 2011)
Fantasma (Lisandro Alonso, 2006)*
Fata Morgana (Peter Schreiner, 2013)*
Fate (Fred Kelemen, 1994)*
Father (Aita) (José María de Orbe, 2010)
Finisterrae (Sergio Caballero, 2010)*
Five (Abbas Kiarostami, 2003)*
For Those in Peril (Paul Wright, 2013)*
Forbidden Games (René Clément, 1952)*
The Forgotten Space (Allan Sekula/Noël Burch, 2010)*
Four Lions (Chris Morris, 2010)
Frenzy (Alfred Hitchcock, 1972)*
From Beyond (Stuart Gordon, 1986)
From Tehran to London (Mania Akbari, 2012)*
From the Sea to the Land Beyond (Penny Woolcock, 2012)*
Frost (Fred Kelemen, 1997)*
Future My Love (Maya Borg, 2013)*

G
Gangster Squad (Ruben Fleischer, 2013)
Gare du Nord (Claire Simon, 2013)*
Gazzara (Joseph Rezwin, 2012)*
Gervaise (René Clément, 1956)*
The Ghost (Roman Polanski, 2010)
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Niels Arden Oplev, 2009)
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (David Fincher, 2011)
The Godfather Part II (Francis Ford Coppola, 1974)* 
Gone Wild (Dan Curean, 2012)*
A Good Day to Die Hard (John Moore, 2013)
Gravity (Alfonso Cuarón, 2013)* 
Greatest Hits (Nicolás Pereda, 2012)*

H 
Hard to Be a God (Alexey German, 2013)*
Headhunters (Morten Tyldum, 2011)
Heat Lightning (Mervyn LeRoy, 1934)*
Heaven's Gate (Michael Cimino, 1980) 
Here, Then (Mao Mao, 2012)
Heremias Book II (Lav Diaz, 2008)*
Historic Centre (various, 2012)*
Hitchcock (Sacha Gervasi, 2012)
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Peter Jackson, 2012)
Holy Motors (Leos Carax, 2012)
Honour of the Knights (Quixotic) (Albert Serra, 2006)*
Hors Satan (Bruno Dumont, 2011)
Housemaids (Gabriel Mascaro, 2012)*
Houston (Bastian Günther, 2013)
Hugo (Martin Scorsese, 2011)
The Hunt (Thomas Vinterberg, 2012)

I
I Am Love (Luca Guadagnino, 2009)
I Don't Want to Sleep Alone (Ming-liang Tsai, 2006) 
I Have Always Been a Dreamer (Sabine Gruffat, 2012)*
Ikarie XB-1 (Jindřich Polák, 1963)
Illumination (Krzysztof Zanussi, 1972)
The Immigrant (James Gray, 2013)* 
The Impossible (Juan Antonio Bayona, 2012) 
In No Great Hurry (Tomas Leach, 2012) 
In the Fog (Sergei Loznitsa, 2012)*
Incendies (Denis Villeneuve, 2010) 
Independencia (Raya Martin, 2009)* 
Inside Llewyn Davis (Joel & Ethan Coen, 2013)* 
The Interrupters (Steve James, 2011)*
Intimate Lighting (Ivan Passer, 1965)
Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? (Michel Gondry, 2014)* 
It Was the Son (Daniele Ciprì, 2012)*

J
Jack Reacher (Christopher McQuarrie, 2012)
Jane Eyre (Cary Fukunaga, 2011)
The Jeffrey Dahmer Files (Chris James Thompson)*
Jesus, You Know (Ulrich Seidl)*
Jewel Robbery (William Dieterle, 1932)*
Jiseul (Muel O., 2012)
Josef Kilián (Pavel Juráček and Jan Schmidt, 1963)
Journey to the West (Tsai Ming-liang, 2014)*
Joy (Elias Giannakakis, 2012)*
Joy of Man's Desiring (Denis Côté, 2014)*

K 
Kalavryta: People and Shadows (Elias Yannakakis, 2014)*
Kelly + Victor (Kieran Evans, 2012)*
Kes (Ken Loach, 1969)* 
The Kid with a Bike (Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne, 2011)
The Killer Inside Me (Michael Winterbottom, 2010)
The Killing of a Chinese Bookie (John Cassavetes, 2013) 
Killing Them Softly (Andrew Dominik, 2012)
The King's Speech (Tom Hooper, 2010)

L
La Playa D.C. (Juan Andrés Arango, 2012)*
Las Acacias (Pablo Giorgelli, 2011)* 
The Last of the Unjust (Claude Lanzmann, 2013)*
The Last Time I Saw Macao
       (João Pedro Rodrigues and João Rui Guerra da Mata,
       2012)*
Lawless (John Hillcoat, 2012) 
Le quattro volte (Michelangelo Frammartino, 2010)
Leones (Jazmin Lopéz, 2012)*
Les Invisibles (Sébastien Lifshitz, 2012)*
Les Misérables (Tom Hooper, 2012)
Let Each One Go Where He May (Ben Russell, 2009)*
Liberty (La Libertad) (Lisandro Alonso, 2001)*
Life of Pi (Ang Lee, 2012)
Limitless (Neil Burger, 2011)
Lincoln (Steven Spielberg, 2012)
Locke (Steven Knight, 2013)*
London: The Modern Bablyon (Julien Temple, 2012)
Longing for the Rain (Lina Yang, 2013)*
Looper (Rian Johnson, 2012)
Love (William Eubank, 2011)*
The Love Songs of Tiedan (Hao Jie, 2012)*
The Loves of Pharaoh (Ernst Lubitsch, 1922)*
Lunarcy! (Simon Ennis, 2012)*
Lung Neaw Visits His Neighbours (Rirkrit Tiravanija, 2011)*
Lust for Love (Edgar Reitz, 1967)*

M
Magic Mike (Steven Soderbergh, 2012)
Magpie (Marc Price, 2013)*
Maniac (Franck Khalfoun, 2012)
Manila Skies (Raymond Red, 2009)
Martha Marcy May Marlene (Sean Durkin, 2011)
The Master (Paul Thomas Anderson, 2012)
Master of the Universe (Marc Bauder, 2013)*
The Mayor of Hell (Archie Mayo, 1933)
Me Too (Alexey Balabanov, 2012)*
Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God
       (Alex Gibney, 2012)
Meek's Cutoff (Kelly Reichardt, 2010)
Melancholia (Lav Diaz, 2008)*
Melancholia (Lars von Trier, 2011)
The Meteor (François Delisle, 2013)
Michael (Markus Schleinzer, 2011)
Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol (Brad Bird, 2011) 
Models (Ulrich Seidl, 1999)* 
The Moo Man (Andy Heathcote, 2013)
Mother and Son (Alexander Sokurov, 1997) 
Mud (Jeff Nichols, 2012)
My Dog Killer (Fornay, 2013)*
My House Without Me (Magdalena Szymków, 2012)*

N
Neighbouring Sounds (Kleber Mendonça Filho, 2012)
Never Let Me Go (Mark Romanek, 2010)
Night Moves (Kelly Reichardt, 2013)* 
Night Train (Jerzy Kawalerowicz, 1959) 
Nightfall (Fred Kelemen, 1999)*
Nightfall (James Benning, 2011)*

O
On the Edge of the World (Claus Drexel, 2013)*
Once Upon a Time in Anatolia (Nuri Bilge Ceylan, 2011) 
Only Lovers Left Alive (Jim Jarmusch, 2013)*  
Only Lovers Left Alive (Jim Jarmusch, 2013)*

P
Palácios de Pena (Abrantes/Schmidt, 2011)*
Paradise: Faith (Ulrich Seidl, 2012)*
Paradise: Hope (Ulrich Seidl, 2013)*
Paradise: Love (Ulrich Seidl, 2012)*
Paris Countdown (Edgar Marie, 2013)* 
Partners in Crime (Pascal Thomas, 2012)*
The Past (Farhadi, 2013)* 
Penumbra (Eduardo Villanueva, 2013)*
People's Park (J.P. Sniadeck and Libbie Dina Cohn, 2012)*
Perlasca: The Courage of a Just Man (Alberto Negrin, 2002)
Petropolis: Aerial Perspectives on the Alberta Tar Sands
       (Peter Mettler, 2009) 
Pincus (David Fenster, 2012)*
Pioneer (Erik Skjoldbjærg, 2013)* 
The Pool (Chris Smith, 2007)*  
Populaire (Régis Roinsard, 2012)
Prometheus (Ridley Scott, 2012)
The Promised Land (Andrzej Wajda, 1975)
Putin's Games (Alexander Gentelev, 2013)*

R
Rabbit Hole (John Cameron Mitchell, 2010)
The Rambler (Calvin Lee Reeder, 2013)*
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (Jalmari Helander, 2010)*
Resolution
       (Justin Benson and Aaron Scott Moorhead, 2012)*
A River Changes Course (Kalyanee Mam, 2013)
Robinson in Ruins (Patrick Keiller, 2010)
Roland Hassel (Måns Månsson, 2012)*
Russian Ark (Alexander Sokurov, 2002)*
Rust and Bone (Jacques Audiard, 2012)

S
The Salt of Life (Gianni Di Gregorio, 2011) 
Salvo (Fabio Grassadonia/Antonio Piazza, 2013)* 
Samsara (Ron Fricke, 2011)
Sanctuary (Frederik Edfeldt, 2013)*
Schalcken the Painter (Leslie Megahey, 1979)
A Screaming Man (Mahamat-Saleh Haroun, 2010)
Seven Psychopaths (Martin McDonagh, 2012)
Shame (Steven McQueen, 2011)
Shaolin (Benny Chan, 2011)*
She Is My Husband (Annamaria Gallone/Gloria Aura Bortolini,
       2013)*
Short Term 12 (Destin Cretton, 2013)*
Side Effects (Steven Soderbergh, 2013)
Sightseers (Ben Wheatley, 2012)
Silence (Pat Collins, 2012)*
The Silence (Baran bo Odar, 2010)
The Silent House (Gustavo Hernández, 2010)
Silent Light (Carlos Reygadas, 2007)*
Silver Linings Playbook (David O. Russell, 2012)
Skyfall (Sam Mendes, 2012)
Slow Action (Ben Rivers, 2010)*
Snowtown (Justin Kurzel, 2011)
The Social Network (David Fincher, 2010)
Sofia's Last Ambulance (Ilian Metev, 2012)*
Soka Afrika (Suridh Hassan)
Soldier Jane (Daniel Hoesl, 2013)
Somebody Up There Likes Me (Bob Byington, 2012)*
Something in the Air (Olivier Assayas, 2012)
Song for Marion (Paul Andrew Williams, 2012)
Southern Comfort (Walter Hill, 1981)
The Spirit of '45 (Ken Loach, 2013)
Spring Breakers (Harmony Korine, 2012)
Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter... and Spring
       (Kim Ki-duk, 2003)*
Stalker (Andrei Tarkovsky, 1979)*
Starred Up (Mackenzie, 2013)*
Steel: A Century of Steelmaking on Film (various, 1901-1987)
Still Life (Zhangke Jia, 2006)*
The Stoker (Alexey Balabanov, 2010)*
Story of My Death (Albert Serra, 2013)*
Stranger By the Lake (Alain Giraudie, 2013)
Stray Dogs (Tsai Ming-liang, 2013)*  
Submarine (Richard Ayoade, 2010)
The Summit (Nick Ryan, 2012)
Swandown (Andrew Kötting, 2012)
The Swimming Pool (Carlos Machado Quintela, 2012)*
Syndromes and a Century (Apichatpong Weerasethakul, 2006)

T
Taboor (Vahid Vakilifar, 2012)*
Taşkafa, Stories of the Street (Andrea Luka Zimmerman, 2013)*
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles I-III (various, 1990-93)* 
Theorem (Pier Paolo Pasolini, 1968)
This Is England '86 (Shane Meadows, 2010)
Three Sisters (Wang Bing, 2012)*
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (Tomas Alfredson, 2011)
To the Wonder (Terrence Malick, 2012)
Tokyo Waka (John Haptas and Kristine Samuelson, 2012)*
Tom at the Farm (Xavier Dolan, 2013)* 
Tomorrow (Andrei Gryazev, 2012)*
Toy Story 3 (John Lasseter, 2010)
Trance (Danny Boyle, 2013) 
Transylvania (Tony Gatlif, 2006)*
The Tree of Life (Terrence Malick, 2011)
True Confessions (Ulu Grosbard, 1981)*
True Grit (Joel & Ethan Coen, 2010)
Tsar to Lenin (Herman Axelbank and Max Eastman, 1937)
The Turin Horse (Béla Tarr, 2011)*
Turnabout (Hal Roach, 1940)
The Turtle's Rage (Pary El-Qalqili, 2012)*
Two Years at Sea (Ben Rivers, 2011)
Tyrannosaur (Paddy Considine, 2011) 

U
Underground (Anthony Asquith, 1928) 
Utopia (John Pilger/Alan Lowery, 2013)

V
The Valley of the Jato (Caterina Monzani/Sergio Vega Borrego, 2013)*
Village at the End of the World (Sarah Gavron, 2012)*  
Vic + Flo Saw a Bear (Denis Côté, 2013)*
Vito (Jeffrey Schwarz, 2011)*

W
Wadjda (Haifaa al-Mansour, 2012)*
Wajma (An Afghan Love Story) (Barmak Akram, 2013)
War Horse (Steven Spielberg, 2011) 
War Story (Mark Jackson, 2014)*
War Trilogy: Zvenigora, Arsenal, Earth
       (Oleksandr Dovzhenko, 1928-1930)*
We Are Poets
       (Alex Ramseyer-Bache and Daniel Lucchesi, 2011)* 
We Did It On a Song (David André, 2014)*
We Need to Talk About Kevin (Lynne Ramsay, 2011)
West of the Tracks (Wang Bing, 2003)*
West Side Story (Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins, 1961)*
Whatever Happened to Baby Jane? (Robert Aldrich, 1962)*
When Night Falls (Liang Ying, 2012)*
The White Dove (František Vláčil, 1960)
White Epilepsy (Philippe Grandrieux, 2012)* 
Wings (William A. Wellman, 1927)*
Winter's Bone (Debra Granik, 2010)
Wonderful London (Harry B. Parkinson and Frank Miller, 1924)*
Workers (José Luis Valle, 2013)*
The World's End (Edgar Wright, 2013)*
Wrong Cops (Quentin Dupieux, 2013)*
Wuthering Heights (Andrea Arnold, 2011)*

Y
The Years of Fierro (Santiago Esteinou, 2013)*
You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet (Alain Resnais, 2012)
You're Human Like the Rest of Them [+ others]
       (B. S. Johnson, 1967-1973)
You've Been Trumped (Anthony Baxter, 2011)*
Yumen (J.P. Sniadecki, Huang Xiang, Xu Ruotao, 2013)*

Z
Zero Dark Thirty (Kathryn Bigelow, 2012) 

Guest contributions
The Adjustment Bureau (George Nofli, 2011), by Srini S.
Blue Valentine (Derek Cianfrance, 2010), by Srini S.
Exit Through the Gift Shop (Banksy, 2010), by Srini S.
The Fighter (David O. Russell, 2010), by Srini S.
Mother (Joon-ho Bong, 2009), by Phil Hogan
The Turin Horse (Béla Tarr, 2011), by Srini S. 
The White Meadows (Mohammad Rasoulof, 2009), by Srini S.