Nuri Bilge Ceylan

Uzak (Distant); Once Upon a Time in Anatolia

Turkey

Voted in the directors’ poll

Voted for

Andrei Rublev

1966

Andrei Tarkovsky

Au Hasard Balthazar

1966

Robert Bresson

Avventura, L'

1960

Michelangelo Antonioni

eclisse, L'

1962

Michelangelo Antonioni

Late Spring

1949

Ozu Yasujirô

Man Escaped, A

1956

Robert Bresson

Mirror

1974

Andrei Tarkovsky

Scenes from a Marriage

1995

Ingmar Bergman

Shame, The

1968

Ingmar Bergman

Tokyo Story

1953

Ozu Yasujirô

Comments

S&S editors' note: Nuri Bilge Ceylan specified an order of preference for his votes which we are currently unable to impose over the alphabeticised version above. His preferred order is as follows: 

1. Mirror (Tarkovsky)

2. Andrei Rublev (Tarkovsky)

3. Tokyo Story (Ozu)

4. Late Spring (Ozu)

5. A Man Escaped (Bresson)

6. Au hasard Balthazar (Bresson)

7. Shame (Bergman)

8. Scenes from a Marriage (Bergman)

9. L'avventura (Antonioni)

10. L'eclisse (Antonioni)

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