Michael Glawogger

Workingman's Death; Whore’s Glory

Austria

Voted in the directors’ poll

Voted for

Vivan las Antipodas!

Victor Kossakovsky

Age of the Earth, The

1980

Glauber Rocha

All of my Life

1966

Bruce Baillie

Come And See

1985

Elem Klimov

Fata Morgana

1971

Werner Herzog

Forest of Bliss

1986

Robert Gardner

How Yukong Moved the Mountains

1976

Joris Ivens/Marceline Loridan Ivens

In The Mood For Love

2000

Wong Kar Wai

Mothlight

1963

Stan Brakhage

Unsere Afrikareise

1961

Peter Kubelka

Comments

The question about the best films of all times is also question about you as a filmmaker. How do you define yourself through the films of others? So for one I chose three experimental films, three narrative features and four documentaries, and I wanted all of them to have a poetic quality and a strong visual, rhythmic and almost haptic tone. In those films, the art of cinema not compromised by simple storytelling, journalism or other alien approaches. Those films are true to the art of cinema.

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