José Luis Cienfuegos

Director, Sevilla Film Festival

Spain

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

Arrebato

1979

Iván Zulueta

El Dorado

1966

Howard Hawks

Germany Year Zero

1948

Roberto Rossellini

God's Comedy

1995

João César Monteiro

Gummo

1997

Harmony Korine

Kiss Me Deadly

1955

Robert Aldrich

Mouchette

1966

Robert Bresson

Ordet

1955

Carl Theodor Dreyer

Pierrot le Fou

1965

Jean-Luc Godard

Supervixens

1975

Russ Meyer

Comments

This list tries to mix my sentimental education as a cinephile with the conviction that movies that figure [in textbooks] are not always those that advance the history and language of cinema. Rigour and entertainment: that has always been my motto.

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