Mehrnaz Saeedvafa

Professor, Columbia College, Chicago

US

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

City Lights

1931

Charles Chaplin

Close-Up

1989

Abbas Kiarostami

Colour of Pomegranates, The

1968

Sergei Parajanov

Distant Voices, Still Lives

1988

Terence Davies

House is Black, The

1962

Forough Farrokhzad

Ladies Man, The

1961

Jerry Lewis

Long Voyage Home, The

1940

John Ford

Man Escaped, A

1956

Robert Bresson

Paisà

1946

Roberto Rossellini

Passion of Joan of Arc

1927

Carl Theodor Dreyer

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