Ross Lipman

Film restorationist

US

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

Andrei Rublev

1966

Andrei Tarkovsky

Bicycle Thieves, The

1948

Vittorio de Sica

End, The

1953

Christopher Maclaine

Fanny and Alexander

1984

Ingmar Bergman

Meshes of the Afternoon

1943

Maya Deren/Alexander Hammid

Palms

1994

Artur Aristakisian

Passion of Joan of Arc

1927

Carl Theodor Dreyer

Pather Panchali

1955

Satyajit Ray

Playtime

1967

Jacques Tati

Soldier's Prayer, A (Human Condition Trilogy Part 3)

1960

Kobayashi Masaki

Comments

The chosen films are sections of a stream in motion, yet each contains the whole of the stream. I’ve tried to sift works across time, regions and forms, but primarily feel my failure to do so.

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