Ginette Vincendeau

Professor, King’s College London

UK

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

Cleo from 5 to 7

1962

Agnès Varda

Corbeau, Le

1943

Henri-Georges Clouzot

Do The Right Thing

1989

Spike Lee

grande illusion, La

1937

Jean Renoir

Haine, La

1995

Mathieu Kassovitz

Leopard, The

1963

Luchino Visconti

mépris, Le

1963

Jean-Luc Godard

Samouraï, Le

1967

Jean-Pierre Melville

Touchez pas au grisbi

1954

Jacques Becker

Wild Strawberries

1957

Ingmar Bergman

Comments

This reflects the national cinemas, genres and actors I know best rather than an all-encompassing view of the cinema.

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