Graham Shirley

Historian; Senior Curator, National Film & Sound Archive of Australia

Australia

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

Breathless

1960

Jean-Luc Godard

Casablanca

1942

Michael Curtiz

Citizen Kane

1941

Orson Welles

Gone with the Wind

1939

Victor Fleming

Greed

1925

Erich von Stroheim

It Happened One Night

1934

Frank Capra

Nashville

1975

Robert Altman

Sunrise

1927

F. W. Murnau

Three Colours: Blue

1993

Krzysztof Kieslowski

Vertigo

1958

Alfred Hitchcock

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