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Films I Watched, December 2019

DECEMBER 2019 94. Uncut Gems (2019) / dir. Josh and Benny Safdie Sierra Vista Cinemas (Clovis) 93. Queen & Slim (2019) / dir. Melina Matsoukas Manchester Stadium (Fresno) 92. Little Women (2019) / dir. Greta Gerwig Manchester Stadium (Fresno) 91. … Continue reading

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Favorite Films of 2019

TOP 5 Booksmart / dir. Olivia Wilde The Farewell / dir. Lulu Wang The Last Black Man in San Francisco / dir. Joe Talbot Parasite / dir. Joon-ho Bong The Souvenir / dir. Joanna Hogg HONORABLE MENTION Ash is Purest … Continue reading

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Rewind 2013: 10 Good Things That Happened To Me

Inspired by a year-end list made by my friend, colleague, and former student Olga Verkhotina, I decided to sit down and reflect on at least 10 good things that happened to me this past year. 1. Sharing my 100 Days, … Continue reading

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Rewind 2013: Best albums

I have always been a list maker, especially when it comes to music. I even have a whole separate category for lists here on my blog that includes past year-end best-of lists and tons of old playlists from a few … Continue reading

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Rewind 2011: Best media

Here is my list of favorite media for 2011. In the past, I have made a top movies list, but this year I just didn’t get out to see as many first-run films as I would have liked. So I … Continue reading

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Rewind 2011: Best songs 1-10

Here is my Top 10 songs of 2011 list, complete with fun links and videos to keep you well distracted. Click here to see the second part of the list, songs 11-20. This was a terrific year for indie music, … Continue reading

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Rewind 2011: Best songs 11-20

Here’s the first of two installments of my favorite songs of 2011. Again, these aren’t THE tops, they’re only MY tops! Part two will be posted on Friday, so you can have two full days to lick your chops in … Continue reading

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