Mikhail Iampolski

Associate professor, comparative literature, Russian and Slavic studies, New York University

US/Russia

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

Citizen Kane

1941

Orson Welles

Harakiri

1962

Kobayashi Masaki

Ivan the Terrible

1945

Sergei M Eisenstein

Music Room, The

1958

Satyajit Ray

Ordet

1955

Carl Theodor Dreyer

Seven Samurai

1954

Akira Kurosawa

Stone, The

1992

Aleksandr Sokurov

Stromboli

1950

Roberto Rossellini

Third Man, The

1949

Carol Reed

Vertigo

1958

Alfred Hitchcock

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