A to Z

This is a list of films I see fit the (my?) characteristics of Slow Cinema. I will update this list every time I come across a new film. The list only includes films I have personally seen. So unless I get my hands on some films that are mentioned on other website, I won’t list them here.

A

A place called Lloyd – Sebastian Cordes (2015) [review here]
A souvenir from Switzerland – Sorayos Prapapan (2016)
Ascension – Pedro Peralta (2016)
A Short Film About the Indio National – Raya Martin (2005) [review here]
Adela – Adolfo Alix Jr (2008)
Alamar – Pedro Gonzales-Rubio (2009) [review here]
Ananke – Claudio Romano (2016) [review here]
Another Year – Shengze Zhu (2016) [review here]
Artificial Paradise – Yulene Olaizola (2011)
Avanti Popolo – Michael Wahrmann (2012)

B

Bal – Semih Kaplanoglu (2010) [review here]
Battle in Heaven – Carlos Reygadas (2005)
Behemoth – Zhao Liang (2015) [review here]
Bestiaire – Denis Côté (2012) [review here]
Birdsong – Albert Serra (2008) [review here]
Bitter Money – Wang Bing (2016) [review here]
Blissfully Yours – Apichatpong Weerasethakul (2002)
Bovines – Emmanuel Gras (2011)
Butterflies Have No Memories – Lav Diaz (2009)

C

Centaur – Aleksandra Niemczyk (2016) [review here]
Century of Birthing – Lav Diaz (2011)
Colossal Youth – Pedro Costa (2006)
Cochihza – Khristine Gillard (2013) [review here]
Costa da Morte – Lois Patino (2013) [review here]

D

Dead Slow Ahead – Mauro Herce (2015)
D’Est – Chantal Akerman (1993)
Daughter…Father…Daughter – Panahbarkhoda Rezaee (2011) [review here]
Damnation – Béla Tarr (1988)
Death in the Land of Encantos – Lav Diaz (2007) [review here]
Distant – Zhengfan Yang (2013) [review here, interview with the director here]
Dream and Silence – Jaime Rosales (2012)

E

Eternity – Sivaroj Kongsakul (2010) [review here]
Evolution of a Filipino Family – Lav Diaz (2004) [review here]

F

Fajr – Lois Patino (2017)
Father and Son – Aleksandr Sokurov (2003)
Fengming, a Chinese memoir – Wang Bing (2007) [review here]
Five – Abbes Kiarostami (2003) [review here]
Florentina Hubaldo CTE – Lav Diaz (2012) [review here]
Fogo – Yulene Olaizola (2012) [review here]
For a son – Suranga Katumgampala (2016) [review here]
Frost – Fred Kelemen (1997)

G

Good Bye, Dragon Inn – Tsai Ming-liang (2003)
Good Luck – Ben Russell (2017) [review here]

H

Havarie – Philip Scheffner (2016) [review here]
Hele Sa Hiwagang Hapis – Lav Diaz (2016) [review here]
Heremias Book I, The Legend of the Lizard Princes – Lav Diaz (2005)
Homo Sapiens – Nikolaus Geyrhalter (2016) [review here]
Honour of Knights – Albert Serra (2006)
Horse Money – Pedro Costa (2014) [review here]

I

I Don’t Want to Sleep Alone – Tsai Ming-liang (2006)
Inori – Pedro Gonzales-Rubio (2012) [review here]
In The Crosswinds – Martti Helde (2014) [review here]
Imburnal – Sherad Anthony Sanchez (2008) [review here]
Interview with the Earth – Nicolás Pereda (2008) [review here]
Into Great Silence – Philip Gröning (2005) [review here]

J

Japon – Carlos Reygadas (2002)
Jauja – Lisandro Alonso (2014) [review here]
Jeanne Dielman, 23 quai de commerce, 1080 Bruxelles – Chantal Akerman (1975) [review here]
Journey on the Plain – Béla Tarr (1995) [review here]
Journey to the West – Tsai Ming-liang (2013) [review here]

K

Krisana – Fred Kelemen (2005) [review here]

L

Là-bas – Chantal Akerman (2006) [review here]
La Libertad – Lisandro Alonso (2001)
Le Quattro Volte – Michelangelo Frammartino (2010)
Leave it for tomorrow, for night has fallen – Jet Leyco (2013) [review here]
Letters from the Desert – Michela Occhipinti (2010) [review here]
Life after Life – Zhang Hanyi (2016) [review here]
Linefork – Vic Rawlings, Jeff Silva (2016) [review here]
Liverpool – Lisandro Alonso (2008) [review here]
Living – Vassily Sigarev (2012)
Los Ausentes – Nicolas Pereda (2014) [review here]
Los Muertos – Lisandro Alonso (2004)

M

Malaventura – Michel Lipkes (2011) [review here]
Manakamana – Stephanie Spray, Pacho Velez (2013) [review here]
Man with no name – Wang Bing (2010) [review here]
Mekong Hotel – Apichatpong Weerasethakul (2012)
Melancholia – Lav Diaz (2008) [review here]
Métropole – Ozal Emier, Virginie Le Borgne (2016) [review here]
Milky Way – Benedek Fliegauf (2007) [review here]
Mirror – Andrei Tarkovsky (1975)
Moloch – Aleksandr Sokurov (1999)
Mother and Son – Aleksandr Sokurov (1997) [review here]
Mrs Fang – Wang Bing (2017) [review here]
Mula sa Kung Ano ang Noon – Lav Diaz (2014) [review here]
My Way Home – Miklós Jancsó (1964)

N

Nang Matapos Ang Ulan – Lav Diaz (2006) [review here]
News from Home – Chantal Akerman (1977) [review here]
No Home Movie – Chantal Akerman (2015) [review here]
No No Sleep – Tsai Ming-liang (2015) [review here]
Norte, The End of History – Lav Diaz (2013) [review here and here]
Nostalghia – Andrei Tarkovsky (1983)

O

Osmosis – Nasos Karabelas (2016)
Oxhide I – Liu Jiayin (2005) [review here]
Oxhide II – Liu Jiayin (2009) [review here]

P

People’s Park – Libbie Cohn and JP Sniadecki (2012) [review here]
Perpetuum Mobile – Nicolas Pereda (2009) [review here]
Post Tenebras Lux – Carlos Reygadas (2012) [review here]
Prologue – Béla Tarr (2004)
Prologue to the Great Desparecido – Lav Diaz (2013) [review here]

Q

R

Remains – Yotam Ben-David (2016) [review here]
Resistente – Renate Costa and Salla Sorri (2012)
Russian Ark – Aleksandr Sokurov (2002)

S

Sátántángo – Béla Tarr (1994)
Seaworld – Hing Tsang (2016) [review here]
Silent Light – Carlos Reygadas (2007)
Silence in Dreamland – Tito Molina (2013) [review here]
Sixty Spanish Cigarettes – Mark John Ostroswki (2014) [review here]
Sleep Has Her House – Scott Barley (2017) [review here]
Slow – Sascha Seifert (2013) [review here]
Solitude at the End of the World – Carlos Casas (2005)
Son of the lovely capitalism – Suranga Katugampala (2015) [review here, interview with the director here]
Stalker – Andrei Tarkovsky (1979)
Steam of Life – Joonas Berghäll and Mika Hotakainen (2010)
Storm Children, Book One – Lav Diaz (2014) [review here]
Stray Dogs – Tsai Ming-liang (2013) [review here]
Summer of Goliath – Nicolás Pereda (2010)
Sut – Semih Kaplanoglu (2008)
Syndromes and a Century – Apichatpong Weerasethakul (2006)

T

Ta’ang – Wang Bing (2016) [review here]
The aftermath of the inauguration of the public toilet at kilometer 375 – Omar El Zohairy (2014)
The Ditch – Wang Bing (2010) [review here]
The ebb of forgetting – Liryc de la Cruz (2016)
The Hole – Tsai Ming-liang (1998)
The Man from London – Béla Tarr (2007) [review here]
The Pot and the Oak – 
Kiarash Anvari (2017)
The Red and the White – Miklós Jancsó (1967)
The River – Tsai Ming-liang (1997)
The River Used to be a Man – Jan Zabeil (2011)
The Round-up – Miklós Jancsó (1965)
The Royal Road – Jenni Olson (2014) [review here and interview with the director here]
The Sacrifice – Andrei Tarkovsky (1986) [review here]
The Sun – Aleksandr Sokurov (2005)
The Turin Horse – Béla Tarr (2011)
The Wayward Cloud – Tsai Ming-liang (2005)
Three Sisters – Wang Bing (2012) [review here]
Todo, en fin, el silencio lo ocupaba – Nicolas Pereda (2010)
Transatlantique – Félix Dufour-Laperrière (2014) [review here]
Tremor, Es ist immer Krieg – Annik Leroy (2017) [review here]
Two Years at Sea – Ben Rivers (2011) [review here]

U

Un Lac – Philippe Grandrieux (2008)
Uncle Boonmee who can recall his past lives – Apichatpong Weerasethakul (2010)
Uzak – Nuri Bilge Ceylan (2002) [review here]

V

Visage – Tsai Ming-liang (2009) [review here]
Vive L’Amour – Tsai Ming-liang (1994) [review here]

W

Walker – Tsai Ming-liang (2012)
Wanderer – Martynas Kundrotas (2016) [review here]
West of the Tracks – Wang Bing (2003) [review here]
What Time Is It Over There? – Tsai Ming-liang (2001)
Where are you going? – Zhengfan Yang (2016) [review here]
Werckmeister Harmonies – Béla Tarr (2000)
Wolfy – Vassily Sigarev (2009)

X

Y

Yumurta – Semih Kaplanoglu (2007)

Z