11/07/2012

Ranking the Viennale 2012 (plus link to my roundup)

I take today's publication of my Viennale roundup (to be found here, in German) as an occasion to also share my overall ranking of the festival:

***** San Zimei/Three Sisters (Wang Bing, 2012)
***** Trás-os-Montes (Antónia Reis und Margarida Cordeiro, 1976)
***** Che Sau/Motorway (Soi Cheang, 2012)
***** Mekong Hotel (Apichatpong Weerasethakul, 2012)
**** Annuška (Boris Barnet, 1959)
**** Os Verdes Anos (Paulo Rocha, 1963)
**** Da-reun na-ra-e-suh/In Another Country (Hong Sang-soo, 2012)
**** Spione (Fritz Lang, 1928)
**** Donovan's Reef (John Ford, 1963)
*** Rite of Spring (Mona Vǎtǎmanu & Florin Tudor, 2010)
*** Human Desire (Fritz Lang, 1954)
*** Ai to makoto/For Love's Sake (Miike Takashi, 2012)
*** ...Quando Troveja (Manuel Mozos, 1999)
*** Chiri (Naomi Kawase, 2012)
*** Ensayo final para utopía/Dress rehearsal for utopia (Andrés Duque, 2012)
*** Dark Horse (Todd Solondz, 2011)
*** Après mai (Olivier Assayas, 2012)
** Sinapupunan/Thy Womb (Brillante Mendoza, 2012)
** Csak a szél (Benedek Fliegauf, 2012)
** Fidaï (Damien Ounouri, 2012)
** Beul-la-in-deu/Blind (Ahn Sang-hoon, 2011)
* Tower (Kazik Radwanski, 2012)
* Killer Joe (William Friedkin, 2011)