About

My name is Jim. I live in Chicago.

I watch movies, and sometimes make them:

My "Our Fallen Spacemen" short doc (2006)

My "Our Fallen Spacemen" short doc (2006)

Petersburg (2007)

"Petersburg" (2007)

Some movies I love (in no particular order):

  1. Persona (Bergman, 1967 / Sweden)
  2. Audition (Miike, 1999 / Japan)
  3. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (Hooper, 1974 / USA)
  4. In the Mood for Love (Kar Wai, 2000 / USA)
  5. The Weir-Falcon Saga (Brakhage, 1970 / USA)
  6. The Heart of the World (Maddin, 2000 / Canada)
  7. Tout Va Bien (Godard, 1972 / France)
  8. Rushmore (Anderson, Wes 1998 / USA)
  9. Boogie Nights (Anderson, P.T. 1997 / USA)
  10. Taste of Tea (Ishii, 2004 / Japan)
  11. Dead Man (Jarmusch, 1995 / USA)
  12. Tony Takitani (Ichikawa, 2004 / Japan)
  13. Sátántangó (Tarr, 1994 / Hungary)
  14. The UP Series (Apted, 1964-2005 / UK)
  15. Grey Gardens (Hovde; Maysles; Meyer, 1975 / USA)
  16. Friday (Gray, 1995 / USA)
  17. Battle Royale (Fukasaku, 2001 / Japan)
  18. Fargo (Coen, 1996 / USA)
  19. Days of Heaven (Malick, 1978 / USA)
  20. Desperate Living (Waters, 1977 / USA)
  21. Aguirre, The Wrath of God (Herzog, 1972 / Germany)
  22. Dr. Strangelove (Kubrick, 1964 / UK)

2 responses to “About

  1. jessie gaston

    Like your taste

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