Dan Georgakas

Director, Greek American Studies Project, Queens College, CUNY

US/Greece

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

Battle of Algiers, The

1966

Gillo Pontecorvo

Battleship Potemkin

1925

Sergei M Eisenstein

Casablanca

1942

Michael Curtiz

Citizen Kane

1941

Orson Welles

Godfather: Part II, The

1974

Francis Ford Coppola

Ikiru

1952

Akira Kurosawa

Rashomon

1950

Akira Kurosawa

Salvatore Giuliano

1962

Francesco Rosi

Singin' in the Rain

1951

Stanley Donen/Gene Kelly

Travelling Players, The

1975

Theodoros Angelopoulos

Comments

I am always conflicted when it comes to ten best, so this are just the ten that made the most personal impact on me.

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