Amit Dutta

Nainsukh; Sonchidi

India

Voted in the directors’ poll

Voted for

Andrei Rublev

1966

Andrei Tarkovsky

Distant Thunder

1973

Satyajit Ray

Lancelot Du Lac

1974

Robert Bresson

Late Spring

1949

Ozu Yasujirô

My Ain Folk

1973

Bill Douglas

My American Uncle

1980

Alain Resnais

Arguments and a Story or Reason, Debate and a Tale

1974

Ritwik Ghatak

Rikyu

1989

Teshigahara Hiroshi

Saint Dnyaneshwar

Vishnupant Govind Damle/Sheikh Fattelal

Shadows of Our Forgotten Ancestors

1964

Sergei Parajanov

Comments

This list could have been so different ten years earlier, and it might change few years later, but I deeply appreciate the values these films carry within. Films like these show what an important role cinema can play in our lives, thus reinstating one's faith in it.

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