Jørgen Leth

A Sunday in Hell; The Perfect Human

Denmark

Voted in the directors’ poll

Voted for

Apocalypse Now

1979

Francis Ford Coppola

Goodfellas

1990

Martin Scorsese

Gospel According to St Matthew, The

1964

Pier Paolo Pasolini

Killing of a Chinese Bookie, The

1976

John Cassavetes

M

1931

Fritz Lang

Maltese Falcon, The

1941

John Huston

Once Upon a Time in the West

1968

Sergio Leone

Passion of Joan of Arc

1927

Carl Theodor Dreyer

Rear Window

1954

Alfred Hitchcock

Vivre Sa Vie

1962

Jean-Luc Godard

Comments

I could have chosen the classics which to me are the absolute best in film history. But I would like to add some spice and films that meant something for me personally. I chose to include a few films which for me represent audacity and experiment, and a nod to documentary.

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