Barbara Scharres

Director of programming Gene Siskel Film Center, School of the Art Institite, Chicago

US

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

Au clair de la lune

1983

André Forcier

Bullet in the Head

1990

John Woo

Four Friends

1981

Arthur Penn

Kings of the Road

1976

Wim Wenders

Late Spring

1949

Ozu Yasujirô

Lawrence of Arabia

1962

David Lean

Once Upon a Time in China (II)

1992

Tsui Hark

Police Story

1985

Jackie Chan

Siberiade

1979

Andrei Konchalovsky

Smell of Camphor, Fragrance of Jasmine

2000

Bahman Farmanara

Comments

This consists of ten films that are meaningful to me. I have made no attempt to determine the relative ‘greatness’ of their place in the history of world cinema.

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