Michael Apted

7 Up; The World Is Not Enough

UK

Voted in the directors’ poll

Voted for

2001: A Space Odyssey

1968

Stanley Kubrick

1963

Federico Fellini

Battle of Algiers, The

1966

Gillo Pontecorvo

Breathless

1960

Jean-Luc Godard

Citizen Kane

1941

Orson Welles

Hustler, The

1961

Robert Rossen

Kes

1969

Ken Loach

Night and Fog

1955

Alain Resnais

Seventh Seal, The

1957

Ingmar Bergman

Some Like It Hot

1959

Billy Wilder

Comments

I wanted to cover different genres. My list reflects films that I considered groundbreaking and that had a powerful influence on my own work. Number 11 would be: Nashville (Robert Altman).

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