An eclectic list of films that will expand your material vocabulary and understanding. Films with an * indicate those in our collection, available for 2-day checkout. 

The Absent House* (2013)
Roben Abruna

Between the Folds (2008)
Vanessa Gould

Brazil (1985)
Terry Gilliam

César’s Bark Canoe (1971)

Cutie and the Boxer (2013)
Zachary Heinzerling

Dong (2006)
Jia Zhangke

The Five Obstructions (2003)
Lars Von Trier
Jørgen Leth

Gerhard Richter Painting (2011)
Corinna Belz

Happy People: A Year in the Taiga (2010)
Werner Herzog
Dmitry Vasyukov

How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? (2012)
Carlos Carcas, Norberto López Amado

Jodorovsky's Dune (2014)
Frank Pavich

Koolhaas Houselife (2010)
Ila Bêka, Louise Lemoine

Manufactured Landscapes (2006)
Jennifer Baichwal
Edward Burtynsky

Metropolis (1927)
Fritz Lang

Plastic Paradise* (2014)
Angela Sun

Reconversao* (2012)
Thom Anderson

Safe (1995)
Todd Haynes
Starring Julianne Moore

Samsara (2011)
Ron Fricke

Sukkah City* (2014)
Jason Hutt

Synecdoche, New York (2008)
Charlie Kaufman

Visual Acoustics: The Modernism of Julius Shulman (2010)
Eric Bricker

Waste Land (2010)
Lucy Walker, João Jardim, Karen Harley

The White Diamond (2005)
Werner Herzog

Making Of:  Winged Migration (2001)
Jacques Cluzaud, Michel Debats, Jacques Perrin