Petra Seliskar

Okno

Slovenia

Voted in the directors’ poll

Voted for

Animals Are Beautiful People

1974

Jamie Uys

Argentinian Lesson, The

Wojciech Staron

Edge of Dreaming, The

Amy Hardie

Fela Kuti

Green Grin

Grey Gardens

1975

Maysles Brothers

Human Remains

1998

Jay Rossenblatt

La vida loca

2008

Christian Paved

Man with a Movie Camera

1929

Dziga Vertov

Mein Liebster Feind

1999

Klaus Kinski

Sex Pistols -The Filth and The Fury

1999

Julien Temple

Comments

This is harder then I thought. Documentaries are my first love but there are lots of films that in one way or another shaped my life at certain periods.

Man with a Movie Camera: An honest self-portrait of what we documentarists still do, not in a much more sophisticated way.

Animals Are Beautiful People: Funny documentary! These are the beautiful people, Without question one of my favourite beginnings of a film.

Mein liebster Feind: A film that every filmmaker should see before entering a film school and forgetting himself.

La vida loca: Sometimes film takes it all, a film in a life circle.

Grey Gardens: This film proves that reality is better then fiction!

The Edge of Dreaming: A brave and special way in to ones deepest fears.

Human Remains: Honest, funny, creative and inventive way to engage with so many unseen historical documentaries.

Argentinian Lesson: It is hard to be a filmmaker and a parent. This film proves it is possible.

Fela Kuti: Amazing character and an ethical approach to a situation where is difficult to talk about ethics.

The Filth and the Fury: A nice way of provoking insight to my kind of teenagers.

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