contemplative film

Tao Films Selection and Other News

In the last six months, tao films has gone a long way. We started off with a mere six films in January that were replaced by a selection of eight films in April. By now,…


Seaworld – Hing Tsang (2016)

!!! This film is now available on tao films !!! What I like about my job (is it even a job?) is that I always find films that surprise me; films that show me something…



West of the Tracks – Wang Bing (2003)

If you hear people speaking about Slow Cinema, or see lists of films that are usually considered to be part of this genre or this movement (whatever it is), then you will hear or see…


Remains – Yotam Ben-David (2016)

!!! This film is now available on tao films !!! What remains if a relationship, if love, has hit a dead end? We have all been at this point, asking ourselves whether we’re still moving…


Postcards from the Verge – Sebastian Mez (2017)

My, my, my…another strong arthouse film this year. And another one which is too good to be written about, if I’m honest. There are films which cannot be described in words. Sebastian Mez’s Postcards from the Verge…