Manuel Peláez

Writer & critic

Voted for

Sansho the Bailiff1954Kenji Mizoguchi
HIGANBANA1958Yasujirō Ozu
Ordet1955Carl Th. Dreyer
The Magnificent Ambersons1942Orson Welles
Red Desert1964Michelangelo Antonioni
Au hasard Balthazar1966Robert Bresson
By the Bluest of Seas1935Boris Barnet
L'Amour d'une femme1954Jean Grémillon
Gertrud1964Carl Th. Dreyer
The Quince Tree Sun1992Víctor Erice


Ten films, ten films among hundreds of others, all strong in cinematic form and also wide open, a world in themselves and the world in them.