decade daily: D

decade daily: D

Last week, I participated in the annual Film Comment best of the decade survey. They sent along a list of some 1,000 films to consider when ranking the roster. Each day this month I’m posting the films from one letter of that list.

Today: D

What are some great movies that start with the letter ‘D’?

The full list follows after the jump…

Dancer in the Dark – Lars von Trier, 2000, Denmark/France/Sweden/Italy/Germany/Norway/Netherlands/Iceland/Finland/UK/USA
The Darjeeling Limited – Wes Anderson, 2007, U.S.
The Dark Knight – Christopher Nolan, 2008, U.S.
Darwin’s Nightmare – Hubert Sauper, 2004, Austria/Belgium/France/Canada/Finland/Sweden
Daughter From Danang – Gail Dolgin and Vincent Franco, 2002, US
The Day I Became a Woman – Marzieh Makhmalbaf, 2000, Iran
The Day I Will Never Forget – Kim Longinotto, 2002, UK
Day Night Day Night – Julia Loktev, 2006, U.S./Germany/France
Dead Time – Joko Anwar, 2007, Indonesia
Death in the Land of Encantos – Lav Diaz, 2007, Philippines
The Death of Mr. Lazarescu – Cristi Puiu, 2005, Romania
Death Proof – Quentin Tarantino, 2007, USA
Death Race – Paul W.S. Anderson, 2008, U.S./Germany/U.K.
Deep Breath – Damien Odoul, 2001, France
The Deep End – Scott McGehee and David Siegel, 2001, USA
Déjà Vu – Tony Scott, 2006, U.S./U.K.
Delbaran – Abolfazl Jalili, 2001, Iran/Japan
demonlover – Olivier Assayas, 2002, France
Le Dernier des immobiles – Nicola Sornaga, 2003, France
Les destinees sentimentales – Olivier Assayas, 2000, France/Switzerland
The Departed – Martin Scorsese, 2006, USA/Hong Kong
Dernier maquis – Rabah Amuer-Zaïmeche, 2008, France/Algeria
The Devil and Daniel Johnston – Jeff Feuerzeig, 2005, US
Devils on The Doorstep – Wen Jiang, 2000, China
Did Wolff von Amerongen commit bankruptcy crime? – Gerhard Benedikt Friedl, 2004
Dig! – Ondi Timoner, 2004, US
Dirty Pretty Things – Stephen Frears, 2003 U.K.
A Dirty Shame – John Waters, 2004, USA
Distant – Nuri Bilge Ceylan, 2003, Turkey
Distant Lights – Hans-Christian Schmid, 2003, Germany
Divine Intervention – Elia Suleiman, 2002, France/Palestine
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly – Julian Schnabel, 2007, France/U.S.
Dog Days – Ulrich Seidl, 2001, Austria
A Dog’s Day – Murali Nair, 2001, India
Dogville – Lars von Trier, 2003, Denmark/Sweden/France/UK/Germany/Finland/Italy/Netherlands/Norway
Domino – Tony Scott, 2005, USA
Dong – Jia Zhang-ke, 2006, Hong Kong/China
Donnie Darko – Richard Kelly, 2001, USA
Doppelganger – Kiyoshi Kurosawa, 2003, Japan
The Door of Ceuta – Pedro Pinho and Fredrico Lobo, 2008, Morocco/Portugal
Doubt – John Patrick Shanley, 2008, U.S.
Downfall – Oliver Hirschbiegel, 2004, Germany/Italy/Austria
The Duchess of Langeais – Jacques Rivette, 2007, France/Italy
Duck Season – Fernando Eimbcke, 2004, Mexico
Dust – Hartmut Bitomsky, 2007, Germany

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