Violeta Kovacsics

Film critic, Caimán Cuadernos de Cine

Spain

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

Amour fou, L'

1968

Jacques Rivette

Cat People

1943

Jacques Tourneur

Enfant Secret, L'

1983

Philippe Garrel

Errand Boy, The

1961

Jerry Lewis

Faces

1968

John Cassavetes

Johnny Guitar

1954

Nicholas Ray

Persona

1966

Ingmar Bergman

Red River

1947

Howard Hawks/Arthur Rosson

Spione

1928

Fritz Lang

Vertigo

1958

Alfred Hitchcock

Comments

These are the films and filmmakers that allowed me to consider film history in perspective. With them, I started to dig deeper in the idea of authorship, to understand the history of cinema, to appreciate film genres and to build my own voice and my gaze over film.

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