Walter Salles

Central Station; The Motorcycle Diaries

Brazil

Voted in the directors’ poll

Voted for

1963

Federico Fellini

Andrei Rublev

1966

Andrei Tarkovsky

Apocalypse Now

1979

Francis Ford Coppola

City Lights

1931

Charles Chaplin

Memories of Underdevelopment

1968

Tomás Gutiérrez Alea

Passenger, The

1974

Michelangelo Antonioni

Passion of Joan of Arc

1927

Carl Theodor Dreyer

Pierrot le Fou

1965

Jean-Luc Godard

Barren Lives

1963

Nelson Pereira dos Santos

Hour of the Wolf

1968

Ingmar Bergman

Comments

There are also two recent films that could be part of this list: Once upon a Time in Anatolia (Nuri Bilge Ceylan) and Still Life (Jia Zhangke).

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