Catherine Portuges

Director & Professor, Interdepartmental Program in Film Studies; Curator, Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA

US

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

1963

Federico Fellini

Battleship Potemkin

1925

Sergei M Eisenstein

Bicycle Thieves, The

1948

Vittorio de Sica

Breathless

1960

Jean-Luc Godard

City Lights

1931

Charles Chaplin

enfants du paradis, Les

1945

Marcel Carné

grande illusion, La

1937

Jean Renoir

Journey to Italy

1954

Roberto Rossellini

Rear Window

1954

Alfred Hitchcock

Sunset Blvd.

1950

Billy Wilder

Comments

Each of my selection has had a profound, formative and enduring influence on my vision of cinema and my practice as a film scholar, professor and curator.

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