Alejandro Agresti

Valentin; The Lake House

Argentina

Voted in the directors’ poll

Voted for

Apartment, The

1960

Billy Wilder

Asphalt Jungle, The

1950

John Huston

Best Years of Our Lives, The

1946

William Wyler

Citizen Kane

1941

Orson Welles

Cluny Brown

1946

Ernst Lubitsch

Hannah and Her Sisters

1986

Woody Allen

Kotch

1971

Jack Lemmon

Jour se Leve, Le

1939

Marcel Carné

Red River

1947

Howard Hawks/Arthur Rosson

Twelve O'Clock High

1949

Henry King

Comments

The Best Years of our Life explores all the possibilities of film narrative with a compelling emotional result.

Hannah and her Sisters effortlessly contributed to the advancement of film language and character construction.

Cluny Brown is the real ancestor of all Buñuel’s good movies.

Twelve O’Clock High shows the real horror of war, almost all of it indoors.

And The Apartment: ‘I don´t know what I want but I know how to get it, till I know what I want and then it gets me’.

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