Christopher Makes Lists

After reading Nick Hornby's "High Fidelity", I realized I, like the fictional Rob Gordon, am a constant list maker. This blog is a medium for me to record a few of the innumerable.

Best Recent Cinematographers:

1) Robert Yeoman (The Life Aquatic, The Squid and the Whale)

2) Roger Deakins (The Big Lebowski, A Beautiful Mind)

3) Jeff Cronenweth (Fight Club, Social Network)

4) Wally Pfister (Inception, Momento)

5) Matthew Libatique (Requiem for a Dream, Black Swan)

6) Andrew Lesnie (The Lord of the Rings)

Best Concerts/Festivals I’ve Attended:

1) Dr. Dog with openers Buried Beds, The Head & The Heart @ The Cannery Ballroom, Nashville, TN

2) Ben Folds with opener Kate Miller-Heidke @ Shippensburg University, Shippensburg, PA

3) MGMT, The Flaming Lips, The Avett BrothersWilco @ Beale Street Music Festival 2011, Memphis, TN

4) Architecture in Helsinki @ The Black Cat, Washington, DC

5) The National, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeroes, Matt & Kim, Public Enemy, Sara Bareilles @ Vanderbilt University Rites of Spring Music Festival, Nashville, TN

Most Attractive Female Singers:

1) Zooey Deschanel (She & Him)

2) Charity Thielen (The Head & The Heart)

3) Beatrice Martin (Coeur De Pirate)

4) Lana Del Rey

5) Emily Haines (Metric)