Movies: Shaun of the Dead; Pan's Labyrinth; The Fountain; This is England; 2001: A Space Odyssey; Star Wars; Capturing the Friedmans; Jacob's Ladder;
TV: Buffy the Vampire Slayer; Firefly; Black Books; Flight of the Concords; The Wire; Bagpuss; The Moomins.
Music: The Mountain Goats; The National; The Smiths; The Decemberists; Tori Amos; Radiohead; The Magnetic Fields; Bob Dylan; Merekats; Pictures in the Sand; Joanna Newsom.
Food: Green tea/White tea. It's a ritual.