John Flaus

Critic

Australia

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

Day of Wrath

1943

Carl Theodor Dreyer

Dishonored

1931

Josef von Sternberg

I Walked With a Zombie

1943

Jacques Tourneur

Listen to Britain

1942

Humphrey Jennings/Stewart McAllister

Lola

1961

Jacques Demy

Man with a Movie Camera

1929

Dziga Vertov

Metropolis

1927

Fritz Lang

Pather Panchali

1955

Satyajit Ray

Tokyo Story

1953

Ozu Yasujirô

Two-Lane Blacktop

1971

Monte Hellman

Comments

With trepidation I submit these – I say “trepidation” because I have not been able to strike a satisfactory accord between the criteria; I merely submit my list with acknowledgment but without resolution of their respective values.

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