Film #8 in my March Around the World is a 2006 film from Chad – DRY SEASON directed by Mahamat-Saleh Haroun on The Criterion Channel. 🎥 🇹🇩

Watching ‎a film from Mexico set in Newfoundland as stop #7 in March Around The World with Yulene Olaizola’s 2012 film FOGO on MUBI. 🎥 🇲🇽

Watching a film from Morocco as #6 in my March Around the World – ‎ABOUT SOME MEANINGLESS EVENTS from 1974 directed by Mostafa Derkaoui on MUBI. 🎥 🇲🇦

Blue sky reflected in a cup of coffee.

Window reflected in coffee in mug.

March Around the World film #5 is the Norwegian film ‎THE WAYWARD GIRL directed by Edith Carlmar from 1959 on MUBI. 🎥 🇳🇴

Continuing my March Around the World with the Chinese film ‎24 CITY from 2007 directed by Jia Zhangke 🎥

Fresh sourdough bread.

Sourdough bread cooling on metal rack.

Watching ‎Elaine May’s darkly funny 1971 film A NEW LEAF again on The Criterion Channel. 🎥

Film #3 of March Around the World is from Czechoslovakia in 1970 – ‎FRUIT OF PARADISE directed by Věra Chytilová on The Criterion Channel. 🎥

Film #2 in my March Around the World 2021 from Senegal is Ousmane Sembène’s 1968 film ‎MANDABI on The Criterion Channel. 🎥

Starting March Around the World 2021 with Aotera / New Zealand and the 2017 film ‎WARU directed by Briar Grace Smith, Casey Kaa, Ainsley Gardiner, Katie Wolfe, Chelsea Cohen, Renae Maihi, Awanui Simich-Pene, and Paula Whetu Jones.

Looking forward to the March Around the World Challenge this year. The goal is to watch 30 feature films you haven’t seen from 30 different countries. You need to watch 1 film from a featured country which is New Zealand / Aotearoa this year.

It’s been exactly a year since I’ve seen a film in a movie theatre. The last (and only) film I watched in a theatre in 2020 was PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE on February 29.

Looking up at a crow in a tree. Day 28: Up of the February Photoblogging Challenge.

Crow in branches of a tree.

Best new-to-me films for February 2021: A TRIBUTE TO MALCOLM X, PREPARATIONS TO BE TOGETHER FOR AN UNKNOWN PERIOD OF TIME, NATIONTIME, A COLONY, CROSSING DELANCEY, ZAMA, MY SALINGER YEAR.

Watching ‎Robin Campillo’s brilliant 2017 film BPM again. 🎥

These Ethiopian Berbere spices are really showing off. Day 27: Pompasetting of the February Photoblogging Challenge.

Finally uploaded the blog post about my Favourite Films of 2020 to my blog. Most of them are available through various streaming services now.

One of my favourite things to do on Friday is to bake a pizza. Day 26: Favourite of the February Photoblogging Challenge.

Cheese pizza cooling on rack.

A book from the days when I was working more with code. Day 25: Code of the February Photoblogging Challenge.

Books stacked up on shelf.

Watching ‎Amber Sealey’s 2016 film NO LIGHT AND NO LAND ANYWHERE on MUBI. 🎥

Orecchiette pasta which looks like little baby ears. Day 24: Baby of the February Photoblogging Challenge.

Orecchiette pasta.

Banana tree. Day 23: Banana of the February Photoblogging Challenge.

Bananas on tree.

Listening to Daft Punk and dancing around the house as I make supper.

Keyboard that I use to spell words. Day 22: Spell of the February Photoblogging Challenge.