James Bell

Features editor, Sight & Sound

UK

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

Barry Lyndon

1975

Stanley Kubrick

Green Ray, The

1986

Eric Rohmer

Intentions of Murder

1964

Imamura Shohei

Late Chrysanthemums

1954

Naruse Mikio

Life and Death of Colonel Blimp, The

1943

Michael Powell/Emeric Pressburger

Only Son, The

1936

Ozu Yasujirô

Shoah

1985

Claude Lanzmann

Tree of Life, The

2010

Terrence Malick

Trouble in Paradise

1932

Ernst Lubitsch

Vertigo

1958

Alfred Hitchcock

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