How the directors and critics voted

Ken Loach

Top Ten

  1. À bout de souffle (Godard)
  2. The Battle of Algiers (Pontecorvo)
  3. A Blonde in Love (Forman)
  4. Bicycle Thieves (De Sica)
  5. Closely Observed Trains (Menzel)
  6. Fireman's Ball (Forman)
  7. Jules et Jim (Truffaut)
  8. La Règle du jeu (Renoir)
  9. The Tree of the Wooden Clogs (Olmi)
  10. Wild Strawberries (Bergman)


Here are the films I've enjoyed - not a top ten, because I don't have a good enough memory to make such an evaluation. No doubt I shall remember more once I've sent off the list.

Last Updated: 03 Aug 2011