Juan Carlos Fresnadillo

28 Weeks Later; Intacto

Spain

Voted in the directors’ poll

Voted for

Apartment, The

1960

Billy Wilder

Blade Runner

1982

Ridley Scott

Executioner, The

1963

Luis García Berlanga

Exterminating Angel, The

1962

Luis Buñuel

Godfather: Part I, The

1972

Francis Ford Coppola

Kramer vs. Kramer

1979

Robert Benton

Paths of Glory

1957

Stanley Kubrick

Postman Always Rings Twice, The

1981

Bob Rafelson

Silence of the Lambs, The

1990

Jonathan Demme

Vertigo

1958

Alfred Hitchcock

Comments

Vertigo is a masterpiece dealing with a common desire: bringing your lost loved one back from the dead.

The Godfather is the best conceptual Shakespearean translation to screen ever.

Paths of Glory is a painful snapshot of human absurdity and cruelty.

Blade Runner is my favourite on the issue of fear of death.

The exterminating angel is an eye-opening nightmare  shot with the clarity of the wisest filmmaker.  Kramer vs. Kramer is a mesmerising, heartbreaking story.

The Executioner is the best cocktail of darkness and humour ever made.

The Apartment is the funniest recognition of the social climber that everybody has inside.

The Postman Always Rings Twice is an intense and erotic tragedy on death and love and the movie I have watched the most.

The Silence of the Lambs – or how sometimes darkness is the most exciting and healing place…

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