Nico Baumbach

Assistant professor of Film Studies, Columbia University

US

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

Black Girl

1965

Ousmane Sembene

Close-Up

1989

Abbas Kiarostami

Grin Without a Cat, A

1977

Chris Marker

I Was Born, But…

1932

Ozu Yasujirô

In a Lonely Place

1950

Nicholas Ray

Land Without Bread

1933

Luis Buñuel

Man Escaped, A

1956

Robert Bresson

Man with a Movie Camera

1929

Dziga Vertov

Sherlock Jr

1924

Buster Keaton

Vertigo

1958

Alfred Hitchcock

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