How the directors and critics voted

Kent Jones
Film Comment

Top Ten

  1. Sunrise (Murnau)
  2. The Story of the Late Chrysanthemums (Mizoguchi)
  3. Wagon Master (Ford)
  4. The Magnificent Ambersons (Welles)
  5. Voyage to Italy (Rossellini)
  6. Ordet (Dreyer)
  7. 2001: A Space Odyssey (Kubrick)
  8. A Woman under the Influence (Cassavetes)
  9. Fanny and Alexander (Bergman)
  10. L'Argent (Bresson)


The exclusion of short films is regrettable, and perhaps something you may want to re-think in the future.

Last Updated: 03 Aug 2011