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  • Run Lola Run (1998, Ger.), d. Tom Tykwer – fast paced, tension filled, unmissable
  • Being John Malkovich (1999), d. Spike Jonze – thoroughly odd, totally without sense, very clever
  • Shallow Grave (1994, UK), d. Danny Boyle – very violent, darkly humorous, entirely engaging
  • Happiness (1998), d. Todd Solondz- depressing, very real and thoroughly independent
  • Slacker (1991), d. Richard Linklater – artless, inventive, classicTop ten independent films
  • Withnail And I (1987, UK), d. Bruce Robinson – A. Complete. Masterpiece
  • Memento (2000), d. Christopher Nolan – so simple, so clever, so amazing
  • Donnie Darko (2001), d. Richard Kelly – a giant rabbit and jet engines…
  • Reservoir Dogs (1992), d. Quentin Tarantino – bloody, influential, disturbing
  • Clerks (1994), d. Kevin Smith – raw, funny, and brilliant