- Frozen River
- Happy Go Lucky
- Trouble the Water
- Slumdog Millionaire (sorry Brit)
- Across the Universe (on DVD)
Why did I love these films? They were unusual, had that quality of “strangeness”* that sets a work of art apart from the merely “extremely well done.”
*Harold Bloom’s term/The Western Canon. Despite many disagreements with Bloom’s argument, I can adopt “strangeness” wholeheartedly.