10/10: Pedro Costa

The director of Horse Money and Colossal Youth lists his ten favorite films from the last ten years.

-in alphabetical order-

1. Un Conte de Michel de Montaigne (Jean-Marie Straub, 2012, France)

2. Fengming, a Chinese Memoir (Wang Bing, 2007, China)

3. Film Socialisme (Jean-Luc Godard, 2010, France)

4. La Guerre d’Algérie! (Jean-Marie Straub, 2014, France)

5. If I Were a Thief… I’d Steal (Paulo Rocha, 2013, Portugal)

6. The Itinerary of Jean Bricard (Jean-Marie Straub, Daniéle Huillet, 2008, France)

7. The Strange Case of Angelica (Manoel de Oliveira, 2010, Portugal)

8. Syndromes and a Century (Apichatpong Weerasethakul, 2006, Thailand)

9. These Encounters of Theirs (Jean-Marie Straub, Danièle Huillet, 2006, France)

10. Visit, or Memories and Confessions (Manoel de Oliveira, 1982/released 2015, Portugal)


Pedro Costa’s Casa de Lava is available to own on Blu-ray and DVD.

10/10 is an ongoing series in which we ask cinephiles to name their ten favorite films from the last ten years (currently, between 2006 and 2016).