Michael T Vollmann

Filmmaker

Cleared for takeoff.

INTAKE

BOOKS

Nineteen Eighty-Four  |  George Orwell

Slaughterhouse-Five  |  Kurt Vonnegut

 

FILMS

Inception (2010)  |  Christopher Nolan

Wonder Woman (2017)  |  Patty Jenkins

The African Queen (1951)  |  John Huston

Coco (2017)  |  Lee Unkrich & Adrian Molina

Prelude to War (1942)  |  Frank Capra

Drive (2011)  |  Nicolas Winding Refn

Basic Instinct (1992)  |  Paul Verhoeven

Carol (2015)  |  Todd Haynes

Voyeur (2017)  |  Myles Kane & Josh Koury

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)  |  Gareth Edwards

Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)  |  Rian Johnson

Ten Meter Tower (short)  |  Maximilien Van Aertryck & Axel Danielson

Moonlight (2016)  |  Barry Jenkins

Schindler's List (1993)  |  Steven Spielberg

Whose Streets? (2017)  |  Sabaah Folayan & Damon Davis

Raw (2016)  |  Julia Ducournau

It Follows (2014)  |  David Robert Mitchell

The Lobster (2015)  |  Yorgos Lanthimo

Give Me Future (2017)  |  Austin Peters

The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography (2016)  |  Errol Morris

I Am Another You (2017)  |  Nanfu Wang

The Blood Is at the Doorstep (2017)  |  Erik Ljung

Strad Style (2017)  |  Stefan Avalos

Dear Coward on the Moon (2017)  |  Carol Brandt

Quest (2017)   |  Jonathan Olshefski #MFF2017

Lemon (2017)  |  Janicza Bravo

The Force (2017)  |  Peter Nicks

Manlife (2017)  |  Ryan Sarnowski

The Founder (2016)   |  John Lee Hancock

Get Me Roger Stone (2017)  |  Dylan Banks, Daniel DiMauro & Morgan Pehme

Moana  |  Ron Clements & John Musker

The Little Prince (2015)  |  Mark Osborne

Ghosts of Abu Ghraib (2007)  |  Rory Kennedy

Newtown (2016)  |  Kim Snyder

Hidden Figures (2016  |  Theodore Melfi

La La Land (2016)  |  Damien Chazelle

Force Majeure (2014)  |  Ruben Östlund

Mulholland Dr. (2001)  |  David Lynch

I watched: Ramblin' Freak (2017)  |  Parker Smith

Glory Daze: The Life and Times of Michael Alig (2015)  |  Ramon Fernández

Beware the Slenderman (2016)  |  Irene Taylor Brodsky

Can You Dig This (2015)  |  Delila Vallot

Ain't Them Bodies Saints (2013)  |  David Lowery

The Panic in Needle Park (1971)  |  Jerry Schatzberg

The Big Short (2015)  |  Adam McKay

The Hustler (1961)  |  Robert Rossen

Iris (2014)  |  Albert Maysles

Patton (1970)  |  Franklin J. Schaffner

Amanda Knox (2016)  |  Rod Blackhurst & Brian McGinn

Dope (2015)  |  Rick Famuyiwa

Life Itself (2014)   |  Steve James

Stranger Fruit (2017)  |  Jason Pollock

Dealt (2017)  |  Luke Korem

Spettacolo (2017)  |  Jeff Malmberg & Chris Shellen

The Work (2017)  |  Jairus McLeary & Gethin Aldous

Nobody Speak: Hulk Hogan, Gawker and Trials of a Free Press (2017)  |  Brian Knappenberger

Mommy Dead and Dearest (2017)  |  Erin Lee Carr

The Usual Suspects (1995)  |  Bryan Singer

The Witness (2015)  |  James D. Solomon

Tony Robbins: I Am Not Your Guru (2016)  |  Joe Berlinger

3½ Minutes, Ten Bullets (2015)  |  Marc Silver

Sling Blade (1996)  |  Billy Bob Thornton

Peace Officer (2015)  |  Brad Barber & Scott Christopherson

For Grace (2015)  |  Mark Helenowski & Kevin Pang

Salesman (1968)  |  Albert Maysles, David Maysles & Charlotte Zwerin

Inglourious Basterds (2009)  |  Quentin Tarantino

Django Unchained (2012)  |  Quentin Tarantino

The Russian Woodpecker (2015)  |  Chad Gracia

The Martian (2015)  |  Ridley Scott

Ex Machina (2015)  |  Alex Garland

Brother's Keeper (1992)  |  Joe Berlinger & Bruce Sinofsky

Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)  |  J.J. Abrams

Confidentially Yours (1983)  |  François Truffaut

Grey Gardens (1975)  |  Albert Maysles, David Maysles, Ellen Hovde, Muffie Meyer

A Brief History of Time (1991)  |  Errol Morris

Night on Earth (1991)  |  Jim Jarmusch

Mystery Train (1989)  |  Jim Jarmusch

Chef (2014)  |  Jon Favreau

They Have Escaped (2014)  |  J.-P. Valkeapää

30 Seconds Away: Breaking the Cycle (2015)  |  Faith Kohler

Violet (2014)  |  Bas Devos

Take the Dog  |  Carol Brandt & Andrew Tolstedt

Nicola Costantino: La artefacta (2015)  |   Natalie Cristiani

Atari: Game Over (2014)  |  Zak Penn

Permanent Vacation (1980)  |  Jim Jarmusch

Intake

Werckmeister Harmonies (2000)  |  Béla Tarr & Ágnes Hranitzky ***

Damnation (1988)  |  Béla Tarr **

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)  |  Joel & Ethan Coen ***

Dallas Buyers Club (2013)  |  Jean-Marc Vallée ****

Noah (2014)  |  Darren Aronofsky **

First Comes Love (2013)  |  Nina Davenport ****

Beware of Mr. Baker (2012)  |  Jay Bulger ***

Gone Girl (2014)  |  David Fincher ***

The Night of the Hunter (1955)  |  Charles Laughton ***

Inside Out (2015)  |  Pete Docter & Ronaldo Del Carmen ***

All Things Must Pass (2015)  |   Colin Hanks **

Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine (2015)  |  Alex Gibney ***

I Want to Be a King (2015)  |   Mehdi Ganji ***

Capturing the Friedmans (2003)  |  Andrew Jarecki *****

Stories We Tell (2012)  |  Sarah Polley ***

The Overnighters (2014)  |  Jesse Moss ****

Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck (2015)   |  Brett Morgen ***

Intake

Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God (2012)  |  Alex Gibney ****

Girls, Season 5 (2015) **

How to Change the World (2015)  |  Jerry Rothwell ***

The Cult of JT LeRoy (2014)   | Marjorie Sturm ***

Deprogrammed (2015)  |  Mia Donovan ***

Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made (2015)  |  Jeremy Coon & Tim Skousen ****

The Wolfpack (2015)  |  Crystal Moselle ***

Welcome to Leith (2015)  |  Michael Beach Nichols & Christopher K. Walker ****

Thought Crimes (2015)  |  Erin Lee Carr ***

The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst (2015)  |  Andrew Jarecki ****

Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief (2015)  |  Alex Gibney *****

24 Exposures (2013)  |  Joe Swanberg **

Drinking Buddies (2013)  |  Joe Swanberg ****

Red Army (2014)  |  Gabe Polsky ***

The Wolf of Wallstreet (2013)  |  Martin Scorsese ****

Greenberg (2010)  |  Noah Baumbach **

Intake

Whitey: United States of America v. James J. Bulger (2014)  |  Joe Berlinger**

Somewhere (2010)  |  Sofia Coppola**

Twenty Feet from Stardom (2013)  |  Morgan Neville***

Bernie (2011)  |  Richard Linklater***

Boogie Nights (1997)  |  Paul Thomas Anderson***

Punch Drunk Love (2002)  |  Paul Thomas Anderson****

There Will Be Blood (2007)  |  Paul Thomas Anderson*****

The Master (2012)  |  Paul Thomas Anderson****

The One I Love (2014)  |  Charlie McDowell***

The Overnight (2015)  |  Patrick Brice**

Intake

Best of Enemies (2015)  |  Robert Gordon & Morgan Neville***

Pervert Park (2014)  |  Frida Barkfors & Lasse Barkfors***

Finders Keepers (2015)  |  Bryan Carberry & J. Clay Tweel*****

The Nightmare (2015)  |  Kevin R. Hershberger****

Chuck Norris vs. Communism (2015)  |  Ilinca Calugareanu****

The Overnight (2015)  |  Patrick Brice**

Intake

Interstellar (2014)  | Christopher Nolan****

The Limits of Control (2009)  | Jim Jarmusch***

Dirty Wars (2013)  |  Rick Rowley***

The Unkown Known (2013) :/  |  Errol Morris*****