Movies That Changed Sean Baker

Need a movie recommendation? Take one from Sean Baker (Tangerine, The Florida Project).

Movies That Changed Sean Baker is the first in a REELYDOPE original series where we ask directors and actors to discuss the films that have made an impact on their lives. From the 1931 version of Frankenstein to 2017’s The Square, Sean Baker walks us through the films that marked his childhood up to the best films coming out this year. Get off that Netflix queue and watch something that you’ll remember.

No attention span? Here’s Sean Baker’s complete list of films:

  • 0:08 – Frankenstein – Dir. James Whale – 1931
  • 0:18 – Dracula – Dir. Tod Browning – 1931
  • 0:20 – Creature From The Black Lagoon – Dir. Jack Arnold – 1954
  • 0:50 – Star Wars – Dir. George Lucas
  • 0:55 – Close Encounters of the Third Kind – Dir. Steven Spielberg – 1977
  • 0:58 – Jaws – Dir. Steven Spielberg – 1977
  • 1:11 – Dawn of the Dead – Dir. George A. Romero – 1978
  • 1:20 – Get Out – Dir. Jordan Peele – 2017
  • 1:35 – Do The Right Thing – Dir. Spike Lee – 1989
  • 1:37 – Mystery Train – Dir. Jim Jarmusch – 1989
  • 1:49 – Naked – Dir. Mike Leigh – 1993
  • 1:57 – Claire’s Knee – Dir. Éric Rohmer – 1970
  • 2:08 – John Cassavetes
  • 2:28 – The Idiots – Dir. Lars Von Trier – 1998
  • 2:40 – Take Out – Dir. Sean Baker and Shih-Ching Tsou – 2004
  • 3:12 – Import Export – Dir. Ulrich Seidl – 2007
  • 3:14 – The Paradise Trilogy – Dir. Ulrich Seidl
  • 3:22 – Involuntary – Dir. Ruben Östlund – 2008
  • 3:24 – Play – Dir. Ruben Östlund – 2011
  • 3:25 – Force Majeure – Dir. Ruben Östlund – 2014
  • 3:26 – The Square – Dir. Ruben Östlund – 2017
  • 3:34 – Bad Lieutenant – Dir. Abel Ferrara – 1992
Producer – Theo Schear, http://www.theoschear.com

T. Anthony Schear doesn’t accept the status quo. His progressivist rebellion from the status quo substantiates his opinions. These are ideas you’ve never heard before, which make you think: Where did these thoughts come from? Are they potentially concerning?  Wiki | Portfolio