Lone Scherfig

Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself; An Education

Denmark

Voted in the directors’ poll

Voted for

1900

1976

Bernardo Bertolucci

Apartment, The

1960

Billy Wilder

Breaking the Waves

1996

Lars von Trier

Breathless

1960

Jean-Luc Godard

East of Eden

1955

Elia Kazan

Fanny and Alexander

1984

Ingmar Bergman

Lust Caution

2007

Ang Lee

Songs from the Second Floor

2000

Roy Andersson

White Ribbon, The

2009

Michael Haneke

Wind that Shakes the Barley, The

2006

Ken Loach

Comments

Bicycle Thieves, Taxi Driver and The Godfather belong here as well, but I’m sure they are on many of the other lists and will end up among ten best.

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