Daisuke Akasaka

Critic

Japan

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

Arguments and a Story or Reason, Debate and a Tale

1974

Ritwik Ghatak

Colour of Pomegranates, The

1968

Sergei Parajanov

Crucified Lovers, The

1954

Mizoguchi Kenji

Gyakushu Gokumon Toride/Les Paysans opprimés

Tomu Uchida

Not Reconciled

1965

Jean-Marie Straub/Danièle Huillet

Numéro deux

1975

Jean-Luc Godard/Anne-Marie Miéville

Painted Lady, The

1912

D.W. Griffith

Satin Slipper, The

1985

Manoel de Oliveira

Stagecoach

1939

John Ford

Union of the Great Cause, The

1927

Kozintsev and Leonid Trauberg

Comments

I had to exclude too many films: Hollywood B movies, Renoir, Dreyer, Buñuel, Murnau, Bresson, Rossellini, Warhol, Barnet, Dovzhenko, Ozu, Seijun Suzuki, Tai Kato, Naruse, Makino, Masumura, Nakagawa, Yamatoya, Tati, Robbe-Grillet, Carmelo Bene, Rocha, Ruiz, Kiarostami, nikkatsu roman porno movies, great documentaries (Nestler, Bitomsky, Farocki, Keuken, Wiseman)… and Déjeuner du chat (Louis Lumière 1895).

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