Chris Chang

Contributing editor, Film Comment

US

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

Birth

2004

Jonathan Glazer

Cold Water

Olivier Assayas

Deliverance

1972

John Boorman

Enter the Dragon

1973

Robert Clouse

Lovers on the Bridge, The

1991

Leos Carax

Minority Report

2002

Steven Spielberg

Now, Voyager

1942

Irving Rapper

Performance

1970

Donald Cammell/Nicolas Roeg

Ten Commandments, The

1923

Cecil B DeMille

Texas Chainsaw Massacre, The

1974

Tobe Hooper

Comments

If your top ten is not daft then it is, by my definition, insincere. I regret the absence of Godard, Hitchcock, Dryer, Bresson, Mizoguchi, Ozu, Renoir and Bergman, but (full disclosure) Welles did make the shortlist.

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