Pablo Stoll

Whisky; 25 Watts


Voted in the directors’ poll

Voted for

Apartment, The


Billy Wilder

Dependent, The

Leonardo Favio



Alexander Payne

Executioner, The


Luis García Berlanga

Memories of Underdevelopment


Tomás Gutiérrez Alea

Night of the Living Dead, The


George A Romero

Rio 40 Graus


Nelson Pereira dos Santos

Rio Bravo


Howard Hawks

Stranger than Paradise


Jim Jarmusch

Ciénaga, La


Lucrecia Martel


Rio 40 gradus: Few times has cinema portrayed so beautifully the core of a city.

Rio Bravo: What else is there to say about it? The best opening sequence ever?

The Apartment: “Shut up and deal.”

El Verdugo: The best work of Berlanga and Ascona, and they were the best.

Memorias del Subdesarrollo: A revolutionary film about the limits of a revolution.

The Night of the Living Dead: The most political film of the 60s.

El Dependiente: The best film of a great filmaker: Leonardo Favio is the only still active Latin-American film master.

Stranger than Paradise: “I don’t know Willy, poor guy. God, you shouldn’t have given him such a hard time. Can you imagine working in a factory?” “No, I can’t. You know I feel bad.”

Election: “Pick Flick!”

La Ciénaga: The best film of the new Latin-American cinema. It’s Lucrecia’s world, the rest of us just live in it.

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