Happy 1st birthday to my Enchanted By Film website!!
Today, New Year’s Day, marks the 1st anniversary of my website, Enchanted By Film. And what a remarkable year it has been!!! I achieved 6116 views in my first year, despite lagging in posting the past few months (I have the more recent posts finished and just need to update the site over the next few days ;-)). I have also networked with a lot of people through our wordpress blogs,Twitter, and my Facebook page, and through speaking with them, I have been inspired to watch so many new films I would otherwise never have seen, and likewise, through speaking with American cinephiles, I have joined a few film #TCMParties (a definition of which can be seen here).
So the reason I created this website a year ago, was….
- The Last Laugh (F.W. Murnau, 1924)
- Rope (Alfred Hitchcock, 1948)
- The Cabbage Fairy (Alice Guy, 1896)
- Fever Pitch (David Evans, 1997)
- Shadow Of A Doubt (Alfred Hitchcock, 1943)
- Cinderella III: A Twist In Time (Frank Nissen, 2007)
- Love Is All You Need(Susan…
2013 In Films - August Summary
I’m fairly disappointed with the number of silent and classical era films I saw in August (a full list of the films seen in that month can be found here), but I do feel I saw some truly brilliant films throughout the month. I have included 3 animated films within my top 5 of the month, and that is primarily because I feel that animation does not get the recognition it so often deserves, and these three were so wonderful that there is no way they couldn’t find themselves in my top 5. So, here are my top 5 picks for the new-to-me films I saw in August…..