Another Girl Another Planet (1992) A tribute to French New Wave romanticism done up in down 'n out East Village Pixelvision and blown up to evocatively grainy 16mm. Two Cool guys - one married, one not; one voyeuristic, one narcissistic - actually seem to believe that the women in their lives matter more to them than they do to each other. Almereyda's ears are even sharper than his eyes - the dialogue, indeed the entire sound track, is dazzling.
Aliens (1993) Two young boys discuss their favorite movies and the nature of 'passive resistance' while playing a video game.
At Sundance (1995) Co-directed with Amy Hobby - A group portrait of filmmakers attending the 1995 Sundance Film Festival. Featuring Matthew Harrison, Richard Linklater, Ethan Hawke, Todd Haynes, Greg Araki, Abel Ferrara, Atom Egoyan, James Gray, Robert Redford, Haskell Wexler, among many others.
The Rocking Horse Winner (1997) D.H. Lawrence's story about luck, loss, and the need for more money, transplanted to contemporary Los Angeles.