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Arts & Faith Top 25 Films on "Waking Up" Nominations Thread

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Title: Wings of Desire
Director: Wim Wenders
Year: 1987
Language: German, English, French, Turkish, Hebrew, Spanish, Japanese
IMDB Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0093191/
YouTube Link (a clip of/trailer for the film): 

Link to the A&F thread on the film (if there is one): There is one! From 2003! http://artsandfaith.com/index.php?/topic/224-wings-of-desire-1987/

 


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Title: Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Director: Steven Spielberg
Year: 1977
Language: English, French, Spanish
IMDB Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0075860/
YouTube Link (a clip of/trailer for the film): 

 

Link to the A&F thread on the film (if there is one): http://artsandfaith.com/index.php?/topic/15996-close-encounters-of-the-third-kind/

 


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Title: The Secret of Kells
Director: Tomm Moore
Year: 2009
Language: English
IMDB Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0485601/?ref_=nv_sr_1
YouTube Link (a clip of/trailer for the film): 

 

 

http://artsandfaith.com/index.php?/topic/24766-the-secret-of-kells/

 


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Title: Almost Famous
Director: Cameron Crowe
Year: 2000
Language: English
IMDB Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0181875/
YouTube Link (a clip of/trailer for the film): 

 


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Title: Picnic at Hanging Rock
Director: Peter Weir
Year: 1975
Language: English, French
IMDB Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0073540/
YouTube Link (a clip of/trailer for the film): 

 

http://artsandfaith.com/index.php?/topic/638-picnic-at-hanging-rock/

 


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Title: Something, Anything
Director: Paul Harrill
Year: 2014
Language: English
IMDB Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2461126/
YouTube Link (a clip of/trailer for the film): 

http://artsandfaith.com/index.php?/topic/29428-something-anything-2014/

 


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Title: 4 Months, 3 Weeks, and 2 Days
Director: Cristian Mungiu
Year: 2007
Language: Romanian
IMDB Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1032846/
YouTube Link (a clip of/trailer for the film):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xzitmvuOLKE
Link to the A&F thread on the film (if there is one): http://artsandfaith.com/index.php?/topic/17076-4-months-3-weeks-2-days/

 

Edited by Brian D

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Second Almost Famous and The New World.

Edited by Evan C

"Anyway, in general I love tragic artists, especially classical ones."

"Even the forms for expressing truth can be multiform, and this is indeed necessary for the transmission of the Gospel in its timeless meaning."

- Pope Francis, August 2013 interview with Antonio Spadaro

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Second Wings of Desire.

I also want to point out that my nominee 4 Months, 3 Weeks, and 2 Days is listed in bold on the compiled list of nominees, but it has not yet (alas!) been seconded.  Seconds, anyone?

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I second All Quiet on the Western Front.


"Anyway, in general I love tragic artists, especially classical ones."

"Even the forms for expressing truth can be multiform, and this is indeed necessary for the transmission of the Gospel in its timeless meaning."

- Pope Francis, August 2013 interview with Antonio Spadaro

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