Li Cheuk-to

Artistic director, Hong Kong International Film Festival

Hong Kong

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

2001: A Space Odyssey

1968

Stanley Kubrick

Avventura, L'

1960

Michelangelo Antonioni

Days of Being Wild

1990

Wong Kar Wai

Late Spring

1949

Ozu Yasujirô

Life and Nothing More

1992

Abbas Kiarostami

Man with a Movie Camera

1929

Dziga Vertov

Metropolis

1927

Fritz Lang

Passion of Joan of Arc

1927

Carl Theodor Dreyer

Spring in a Small Town

1948

Fei Mu

Two or Three Things I Know About Her…

1967

Jean-Luc Godard

Comments

I tried to include only films that are aesthetically accomplished and important in the development of film language and history, as well as that had the biggest impact on my view of cinema. But there are, of course, so many more that deserve a place in such a list.

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