Minimalist cinema is related to the art and philosophy of minimalism.

Notable filmmakers

This type of film includes the works of directors like Robert Bresson,[1] Chloe Zhao,[2] Kelly Reichardt,[3] Yasujiro Ozu,[4][5] Gus van Sant,[6][7] Andy Warhol,[8] Morgan Fisher,[9] Don Hertzfeldt,[10] James Benning,[11] Jafar Panahi,[12] Jim Jarmusch,[13] Alexander Sokurov,[14] Norman McLaren,[15] Michelangelo Antonioni,[16] Hollis Frampton,[17] Peter Roehr,[18] Ernie Gehr,[19] John Cassavetes,[20] Michael Snow,[21] Larry Gottheim[22] and Abbas Kiarostami.[23][24]

List of notable minimalist films

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See also

References

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  2. ^ The art of Chloe Zhao, Arts - THE BUSINESS TIMES
  3. ^ Kelly Reichardt: Powerfully Observant|MoMA
  4. ^ The Beginner's Guide: Yasujiro Ozu, Director|Film Inquiry
  5. ^ The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp, Directed by The Archers|Talk Cinema
  6. ^ Minimalism and art-cinema narration in Gus van Sant's Gerry, Elephant and Last Days - Iowa State University
  7. ^ The Tarkovsky legacy: Andrei Tarkovsky and his arthouse impact|Sight & Sound|BFI
  8. ^ Warhol Film Screening——Minimalism and Seriality: Part II|Whitney Museum of American Art
  9. ^ One Sound After Another: Film and West Coast Minimalism|Walker Art Center
  10. ^ The Burden of Other People's Thoughts: Don Hertzfeldt Talks ‘World of Tomorrow Episode Two’|Animation World Network
  11. ^ The Love Witch director Anna Biller: ‘I’m in conversation with the pornography all around us’|Movies|The Guardian
  12. ^ Review: From Iran, '3 Faces' Finds Nuance In The Clash Of Old And New : NPR
  13. ^ FILM VIEW; The Giddy Minimalism of Jim Jarmusch - The New York Times
  14. ^ Bloomsbury Collections - The Cinema of Alexander Sokurov
  15. ^ Norman McLaren - Google Books (pg.140)
  16. ^ The Master of Minimalism / Retrospective of filmmaker Michelangelo Antonioni's innovative films spans six decades - SFGATE
  17. ^ A Hollis Frampton Odyssey Blu-ray Review | High Def Digest
  18. ^ Pop cinema: aesthetic conversations between art and the moving-image - ERA
  19. ^ J. Hoberman on Ernie Gehr - Artfourm International
  20. ^ HUSBANDS: Saturdays are for the Boys - Hyperreal Film Club
  21. ^ Light Cone - Michael Snow
  22. ^ Light Cone - FIVE FILMS BY LARRY GOTTHEIM
  23. ^ Abbas Kiarostami: Life as Art|BAMPFA
  24. ^ What Makes Kiarostami a Modern Master? Start Here - The New York Times
  25. ^ 10 Great Minimalist Films That Are Worth Your Time - Taste of Cinema
  26. ^ 10 Great Minimalist Films That Are Worth Your Time - Taste of Cinema - Page 2 - Taste of Cinema
  27. ^ Best Minimalist Movies|12 Top Minimalism Films Ever - Cinemaholic
  28. ^ 10 Minimalist Horror Movies|The Young Folks
  29. ^ 6 Minimalist Sci Fi Movies to Watch - TectoGizmo
  30. ^ 20 Minimalist Movies Which Redefined Film-Making - Storypick
  31. ^ Memory and Minimalism in Roma|Medium
  32. ^ Industrial Arts: Michelangelo Antonioni's Red Desert and Minimalism and Land Art - National Gallery of Art
  33. ^ Look of the Week: the sleek futuristic minimalism of Gattaca|SYFY WIRE
  34. ^ 9 Minimalist Films That Will Open Your Eyes - Minimal Daily
  35. ^ Repast is prologue - Los Angeles Times
  36. ^ Minimalism Takes Flight : Hyperallergic
  37. ^ The Best Movies of 2020|IndieWire
  38. ^ 20 Most Underrated Movies of the Decade (2010-2019) - The Cinemaholic
  39. ^ The Best Independent Films of 2020|Flickering Myth
  40. ^ Acting Naturally — Point of View Magazine
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  42. ^ 'Away' review - The Hollywood Reporter
  43. ^ Here Are Six Indie Animated Features That Deserve An Oscar Nomination This Year|Cartoon Brew
  44. ^ ORIGINAL-CIN YEAR IN REVIEW: 2020’S BEST AND WORST MOVIES —— Original Cin
  45. ^ This new Netflix short shows how parents grieve after a tragedy - Legacy.com
  46. ^ Minimalist movies: 5 different approach|Yapim Ekibi
  47. ^ BEYOND THE BLACK RAINBOW — Film Review — ZekeFilm
  48. ^ Interview: “Beyond The Black Rainbow” Director Panos Cosmatos Talks His Bizarre Sci-Fi/Horror Fever Dream|Complex
  49. ^ Best Films of the 1950s|White City Cinema
  50. ^ That's not my finger! and the rest of this week's movies|Bleader
  51. ^ Chantal Akerman: celebrating the exquisite cinematic moments of a tremendous talent|Chantal Akerman|The Guardian
  52. ^ Review|This '50s Danish flick will keep you on your toes - The Crimson White
  53. ^ Yasujiro Ozu: like Austen, he tells the same satisfying story again and again|Movies|The Guardian
  54. ^ Clerks: 10 Ways It Established Kevin Smith's Style|ScreenRant
  55. ^ The Rise of Minimalist Filmmaking, and Analysis of Best Picture of Best Picture Oscar Winner 'Nomadland' - Hollywood Insider
  56. ^ Gerry|NW Film Center
  57. ^ Androgyny and aliens in eighties cult film 'Liquid Sky' on Amazon Prime Video - Stream On Demand
  58. ^ Toronto Review: Godfrey Reggio Celebrates 30 Years Since 'Koyaanisqatsi' With Extraordinary Philip Glass-Scored 'Visitors'|IndieWire
  59. ^ After Koyaanisqatsi, Godfrey Reggio's Visitors : The Conversation
  60. ^ Jim Jarmusch|AV Club
  61. ^ Baghead - CINEMABLEND
  62. ^ Baghead - Paste
  63. ^ Indie film pulls nothing interesting out of the bag - Baltimore Sun
  64. ^ An exploration of foreign films: Unique cinematography and minimalist themes distinguish ‘Tokyo Story’|The Stanford Daily
  65. ^ 10 Essential Aki Kaurismaki Films - High On Films
  66. ^ 47th Chicago International Film Festival Report Card|White City Cinema
  67. ^ 10 essential films from the 'Minimalist' genre|Far Out Magazine
  68. ^ Abbas Kiarostami: sophisticated, self-possessed master of cinematic poetry|Abbas Kiarostami|The Guardian
  69. ^ TASTE OF CHERRY|Cleveland Institute of Art
  70. ^ Scott MacDonald on Hollis Frampton - Artfourm International
  71. ^ In Hollis Frampton's 'Surface Tension', a Stroll Through 1968 New York, in 160 Seconds - The New York Times
  72. ^ The Complete Works of Influential Experimental Filmmaker Michael Snow Come to New York - Hyperallergic
  73. ^ Duel at 50: Steven Spielberg's debut remains a ferocious thriller|Steven Spielberg|The Guardian
  74. ^ Denis Villeneuve's Dune Shows the Limits of the Filmmaker's Sci-Fi|Collider
  75. ^ The Red Turtle review — rapturous minimalism from Studio Ghibli|Film|The Guardian
  76. ^ The Best 90s Movies|Incredible Films From The 1990s|Time Out
  77. ^ Why Critics Hate the Movies You Love|The Young Ones
  78. ^ The Woman Who Ran (2020)|MUBI
  79. ^ Film of the week:Certain Women, Kelly Reichardt's minimalist Montana triptych|BFI
  80. ^ A Brief Introduction to the Remarkable Films of Kelly Reichardt|AnOther Magazine
  81. ^ 'Koyaanisqatsi' renews emotion in minimalist film - Deseret News
  82. ^ The 50 Best First Films Ever Made - MTV
  83. ^ A Century of Inspiration - The American Cinematographer
  84. ^ The 10 Most Cinematic Movies With Minimalist Plot — Page 2 — Taste of Cinema
  85. ^ The 10 Most Cinematic Movies With Minimalist Plot — Taste of Cinema
  86. ^ 10 Films That Prove That Silence Is Golden|Collider
  87. ^ 'The Tragedy of Macbeth' is magnificent as it is minimalist - The Boar
  88. ^ Enter the Nightmarish World of Joel Coen's 'The Tragedy of Macbeth' - The Atlantic
  89. ^ Maslin, Janet (September 15, 1999). "'American Beauty': Dad's Dead, and He's Still a Funny Guy". The New York Times. Archived from the original on June 3, 2020. Retrieved August 20, 2020.
  90. ^ Film review: Coen takes a bold approach to filming 'The Tragedy of Macbeth' — Sightlines
  91. ^ Ernie Gehr's 'Serene Velocity', 'The Red Shoes', 'Dog House' and more: Beyond the Multiplex - oregonlive.com
  92. ^ FILM NOTES - The Washington Post
  93. ^ Brick: How Rian Johnson Used Film Noir to Depict High School - MovieWeb
  94. ^ Winter's Bone: How the Barren Sights and Sounds Create Fear|Collider
  95. ^ Movies That Did Wonders With a Budget of Under $1 Million|Collider
  96. ^ The 50 Best Movies on HBO Max Right Now - The New York Times
  97. ^ Is this the worst film ever made? - BBC Culture
  98. ^ Jenny Slate on voicing the melancholy "Marcel the Shell" and creating a laugh "that's not creepy"|Salon.com
  99. ^ The Harry Potter Directors' Best Movies (Not In The Wizarding World), According to IMDb
  100. ^ 100 Greatest Animated Shorts / Gerald McBoing Boing / Robert Cannon - Skwigly Animation Magazine
  101. ^ When Magoo Flew - Google Books (pg.106)
  102. ^ Begone Dull Care – Senses of Cinema
  103. ^ Bringing a John Cassavetes Classic to the Stage With a Volcanic Performance - Hyperallergic
  104. ^ Artist of the week 20: Michael Snow|Culture|The Guardian
  105. ^ Spike & Mike's Animation Fest Is Back - The Santa Barbara Independent
  106. ^ "Horror's Minimalist Masterpiece: 'Halloween'".
  107. ^ 10 Best Animated Films That Should Have Been Nominated For Best Picture|Collider