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* Best Acting
01 Passion of Joan Of Arc. Renee Maria Falconetti (Carl Theodore Dreyer). 1928.
02 A Woman Under The Influence. Gena Rowlands (John Cassavetes). 1974.
03 Abigail's Party. Ensemble (Mike Leigh). 1977.
04 Mikey & Nicky. John Cassavetes, Peter Falk (Elaine May). 1976.
05 Faces. Ensemble (John Cassavetes). 1966.
06 Fanny & Alexander. Ensemble (Ingmar Bergman). 1982.
07 The Earrings Of Madame De.... Ensemble (Max Ophüls). 1953.
08 INLAND EMPIRE. Laura Dern (David Lynch). 2007.
09 The Bicycle Thieves. Ensemble (Vittorio De Sica). 1948.
10 Limelight. Charlie Chaplin, Claire Bloom (Charlie Chaplin). 1952.
11 Late Spring. Setsuko Hara, Chishu Ryu (Yasujiro Ozu). 1949.
12 It's A Wonderful Life. James Stewart, Donna Reed, Henry Travers (Frank Capra). 1946.
13 Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans. Janet Gaynor (F W Murnau). 1927.
14 Dogville. Ensemble (Lars Von Trier). 2003.
15 Sunset Boulevard. Gloria Swanson, Erich Von Stroheim, William Holden, Nancy Olson (Bily Wilder). 1950.
16 Honey. Ensemble (David Ball). 1999.
17 Killer of Sheep. Ensemble (Charles Burnett). 1977.
18 Rebel Without A Cause. James Dean, Sal Mineo, Natalie Wood (Nicholas Ray). 1955.
19 Road Movie. Ensemble (Joseph Strick). 1976.
20 M. Peter Lorre (Fritz Lang). 1931.



* Best Visuals BLACK AND WHITE
01 Breakaway (Bruce Conner, Toni Basil). 1966.
02 Ugetsu Monogatari (Kenji Mizoguchi). 1953.
03 Late Spring (Yasujiro Ozu). 1949.
04 Faces (John Cassavetes). 1968.
05 The Passing (Bill Viola). 1992.
06 The Battle of Algiers (Gillo Pontecorvo). 1966.
07 Killer of Sheep (Charles Burnett). 1977.
08 Blow Job (Andy Warhol). 1963.
09 Free Radicals (Len Lye). 1958.
10 The Passion of Joan Of Arc (Carl Dreyer). 1928.
11 City Lights (Charlie Chaplin). 1931.
12 M (Fritz Lang). 1931.
13 Sunrise: A Song Of Two Humans (F W Murnau). 1927.
14 Metropolis (Fritz Lang). 1927.
15 Grand Café Programme/Ten Actualities (Louis Lumière). 1895.
16 Falstaff: The Chimes At Midnight (Orson Welles). 1965.
17 I'm Too Sad To Tell You (Bas Jan Ader). 1971.
18 Gold Diggers of 1933 (Mervyn LeRoy, Busby Berkeley). 1933.
19 Hiroshima Mon Amour (Alain Resnais). 1959.
20 Throne Of Blood (Akira Kurosawa). 1957.

* Best Visuals COLOUR
01 Stalker (Andrei Tarkovsky). 1979.
02 Cremaster Cycle (Matthew Barney). 1994-2002.
03 The Sacrifice (Andrei Tarkovsky). 1986.
04 Shadows Of Our Forgotten Ancestors (Sergei Parajanov). 1965.
05 Last Chants For A Slow Dance (Jon Jost). 1977.
06 Playtime (Jacques Tati). 1967.
07 Dogville (Lars Von Trier). 2003.
08 Mothlight (Stan Brakhage). 1963.
09 Blow-Up (Michelangelo Antonioni). 1966.
10 Sayat Nova: The Colour Of Pomegranates (Sergei Parajanov). 1968.
11 Fanny & Alexander (Ingmar Bergman). 1982.
12 Barry Lyndon (Stanley Kubrick). 1975.
13 Ran (Akira Kurosawa). 1985.
14 INLAND EMPIRE (David Lynch). 2006.
15 Songs From The Second Floor (Roy Andersson). 2000.
16 Chelsea Girls (Paul Morrissey, Andy Warhol). 1966.
17 Good Morning (Yasujiro Ozu). 1959.
18 The Powers Of Ten (Ray Eames, Charles Eames). 1977.
19 Walking (Ryan Larkin). 1969.
20 Primary Time (Bas Jan Ader). 1974.



* Best Editing/Structure
01 Late Spring. Yoshiyasu Hamamura (Yasujiro Ozu). 1949.
02 La Jetee. Jean Ravel (Chris Marker). 1962.
03 Last Chants For A Slow Dance. Jon Jost (Jon Jost). 1977.
04 Faces. Maurice McEndree, Al Ruban, John Cassavetes (John Cassavetes). 1968.
05 A MOVIE. Bruce Conner (Bruce Conner). 1959.
06 Flesh. Paul Morrissey (Paul Morrissey). 1969.
07 Tokyo Story. Yoshiyasu Hamamura (Yasujiro Ozu). 1953.
08 Stalker. Lyudmila Feiginova (Andrei Tarkovsky). 1979.
09 Breakaway. Bruce Conner (Bruce Conner). 1966.
10 Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles. Patricia Canino (Chantal Akerman). 1975.
11 A Woman Under The Influence. David Armstrong, Sheila Viseltear (John Casavetes). 1974.
12 Pickpocket. Raymond Lamy (Robert Bresson). 1959.
13 Tropic Of Cancer. Sidney Meyers, Sylvia Sarner (Joseph Strick). 1970.
14 The Grand Cafe Programme/Ten Actualities. Louis Lumiere (Louis Lumiere). 1895.
15 The Gold Rush. Charlie Chaplin (Charlie Chaplin). 1925.
16 Falstaff: The Chimes At Midnight. Elena Jaumandreu, Frederick Muller, Peter Parasheles (Orson Welles). 1965.
17 Chelsea Girls. Paul Morrissey, Andy Warhol (Paul Morrissey, Andy Warhol). 1966.
18 Breathless. Cécile Decugis, Lila Herman (Jean-Luc Godard). 1960.
19 The General. Buster Keaton, Sherman Kell (Buster Keaton, Clyde Bruckman). 1926.
20 Straw Dogs. Paul Davies, Tony Lawson, Roger Spottiswoode (Sam Peckinpah). 1971.



* Best Thematic Content/Writing
01 Love Streams. John Cassavetes, Ted Allan (John Cassavetes). 1984.
02 Stalker. Andrei Tarkovsky, Arkadiy Strugatskiy, Boris Strugatskiy (Andrei Tarkovsky). 1979.
03 Abigail's Party. Mike Leigh (Mike Leigh). 1977.
04 Story of the Last Chrysanthemum. Matsutarô Kawaguchi, Shôfû Muramatsu, Yoshikata Yoda (Kenji Mizoguchi). 1939.
05 A Woman Under The Influence. John Cassavetes (John Cassavetes). 1974.
06 Au Hasard, Balthazar. Robert Bresson (Robert Bresson). 1966.
07 Sink Or Swim. Su Friedrich (Su Friedrich). 1990.
08 Jeanne Dielman, 23 quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles. Chantel Akerman (Chantal Akerman). 1975.
09 Sans Soleil. Sandor Krasna (Chris Marker). 1983.
10 . Ennio Flaiano, Tullio Pinelli, Federico Fellini, Brunello Rondi (Federico Fellini). 1963.
11 Interviews With My Lai Veterens. Joseph Strick (Joseph Strick). 1971.
12 The Sacrifice. Andrei Tarkovsky (Andrei Tarkovsky). 1986.
13 Late Spring. Kazuo Hirotsu, Kôgo Noda, Yasujiro Ozu (Yasujiro Ozu). 1949.
14 Honey. David Ball (David Ball). 1999.
15 M Hulot's Holiday. Pierre Aubert, Jacques Lagrange, Henri Marquet, Jacques Tati (Jacques Tati). 1953.
16 Solomon. Stanford Whitmore (John Cassavetes). 1960.
17 Dancer In The Dark. Lars Von Trier, Sjón Sigurdsson (Lars Von Trier). 2000.
18 M. Egon Jacobson, Thea von Harbou, Fritz Lang (Fritz Lang). 1931.
19 Songs From The Second Floor. Roy Andersson (Roy Andersson). 2000.
20 Duck Soup. Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby, Arthur Sheekman, Nat Perrin (Leo McCarey). 1933.



* Best Original Score
01 Vertigo-- Bernard Herrmann (Alfred Hitchcock)-- 1958.
02 The Good, The Bad & The Ugly-- Ennio Morricone (Sergio Leone)-- 1966.
03 The Cremaster Cycle-- Jonathon Bepler (Matthew Barney)-- 1996-2002.
04 8 ½-- Nino Rota (Federico Fellini)-- 1963.
05 Top Hat-- Irving Berlin, Max Steiner (Mark Sandrich)-- 1935.
06 La Dolce Vita-- Nino Rota (Federico Fellini)-- 1960.
07 North By Northwest-- Bernard Herrmann (Alfred Hitchcock)-- 1959.
08 Dancer In The Dark-- Björk (Lars von Trier)-- 2000.
09 All The Vermeers In New York-- Jon A English (Jon Jost)-- 1990.
10 Love Streams-- Bo Harwood (John Cassavetes)-- 1986.
11 Amelie-- Yann Tiersen (Jean-Pierre Jeunet)-- 2001.
12 One From The Heart-- Tom Waits, Crystal Gayle (Francis Ford Coppola)-- 1982.
13 Psycho-- Bernard Herrmann (Alfred Hitchcock)-- 1960.
14 Battle Of Algiers-- Ennio Morricone, Gillo Pontecorvo (Gillo Pontecorvo)-- 1966.
15 Breathless-- Martial Solal (Jean-Luic Godard)-- 1960.
16 La Strada-- Nino Rota (Federico Fellini)-- 1954.
17 The Wicker Man-- Paul Giovanni (Robin Hardy)-- 1973.
18 Throne Of Blood-- Masaru Sato (Akira Kurosawa)-- 1957.
19 Swing Time-- Jerome Kern (George Stevens)-- 1936.
20 A Hard Day's Night-- The Beatles & George Martin (Richard Lester)-- 1964.

* Best Sound Design
01 A Man Escaped. Pierre-André Bertrand (Robert Bresson). 1956.
02 Play Time. Jacques Maumont, Maurice Laumain (Jacques Tati). 1967.
03 Stalker. Eduard Artemiev, Vladimir Sharun (Andrei Tarkovsky). 1979.
04 INLAND EMPIRE. David Lynch, Dean Hurley (David Lynch). 2006.
05 M. Paul Falkenberg, Adolf Jansen (Fritz Lang). 1931.
06 Love Is A Treasure. Peter Nordström (Eija-Liisa Ahtila). 2002.
07 2001: A Space Odyssey. H.L. Bird, Winston Ryder (Stanley Kubrick). 1968.
08 Saute Ma Ville. Chantal Akerman, Patrice (Chantal Akerman). 1968.
09 Apocalypse Now. Walter Murch (Francis Ford Coppola). 1979.
10 Citizen Kane. Bailey Fesler, James G. Stewart, John Aalberg, T.K. Wood (Orson Welles). 1941.
11 Blow-Up. Robin Gregory, Mike Le Mare, J.B. Smith (Michelangelo Antonioni). 1966.
12 Star Wars IV: A New Hope. Ben Burtt, Don MacDougall, Ray West, Bob Minkler, Derek Ball (George Lucas). 1977.
13 Blade Runner. Bud Alper, Peter Pennell (Ridley Scott). 1982.
14 Passion of Joan Of Arc. Carl Theodore Dreyer (Carl Theodore Dreyer). 1928. (ie, the decision to play the film in complete silence).
15 The Magic Flute. Eric Ericson, Peter Hennix, Helmut Muehle (Ingmar Bergman). 1975.
16 Wings of Desire. Axel Arft, Jean-Paul Mugel (Wim Wenders). 1987.
17 Blue. Marvin Black, Markus Dravius (Derek Jarman). 1993.
18 The Face Of Another. Keiji Mori (Hiroshi Teshigahara). 1966.



* Best Documentary
01 Sink Or Swim. Su Friedrich. 1990.
02 Sans Soleil. Chris Marker. 1983.
03 The White Rose. Bruce Conner. 1967.
04 I'm Too Sad To Tell You. Bas Jan Ader. 1971.
05 F For Fake. Orson Welles. 1974.
06 Nails. Philip Borsos. 1979.
07 Grand Café Films/Ten Actualities. Louis Lumière. 1895.
08 Gimme Shelter. Maysles Brothers. 1970.
09 Interviews With My Lai Veterens. Joseph Strick. 1971.
10 Damned If You Don't. Su Friedrich. 1987.
11 N or NW. Len Lye. 1938.
12 Nanook Of The North. Robert J Flaherty. 1922.
13 dont look back. D A Pennebaker. 1967.
14 The Ties That Bind. Su Friedrich. 1985.
15 The Powers Of Ten. Ray Eames, Charles Eames. 1977.
16 The Perfect Human. Jorgen Leth. 1967.
17 Land Without Bread. Luis Bunuel. 1933.
18 Grey Gardens. Maysles Brothers. 1975.
19 Rules Of The Road. Su Friedrich. 1993.
20 Ryan. Chris Landreth. 2004.



* Best Animation
01 Captain Star. Steven Appleby, Frank Cottrell-Boyce, Pete Bishop. 1992.
02 My Neighbor Totoro. Hayao Miyazaki. 1988.
03 the Bill Trilogy. Don Hertzfeldt. 2006, 8, 11.
04 Æon Flux. Peter Chung, Howard Baker. 1991-5.
05 Free Radicals. Len Lye. 1958.
06 A Colour Box/Kaleidoscope. Len Lye. 1935.
07 Allegro Non Troppo. Bruno Bozzetto. 1976.
08 Walking. Ryan Larkin. 1969.
09 Lily and Jim. Don Hertzfeldt. 1997.
10 Downtown. Chris Prynoski, George Krstic, Anne D. Berstein. 1999.
11 Red Hot Riding Hood. Tex Avery. 1943.
12 Neighbors. Norman McLaren. 1952.
13 Millenium Actress. Satoshi Kon. 2001.
14 Duck Amuck. Chuck Jones. 1953.
15 Street Musique. Ryan Larkin. 1972.
16 When The Day Breaks. Amanda Forbis, Wendy Tilby. 1999.
17 The Bear That Wasn't. Chuck Jones, Maurice Noble. 1967.
18 Eye Myth. Stan Brakhage. 1967.
19 When The Wind Blows. Jimmy T. Murakami. 1986.
20 The Fantastic Mr Fox. Wes Anderson. 2009.



MOST COMEDICALLY BRILLIANT FILMS (SELECT 20 OR LESS)
Everybody. Steve Reinke.
Cluny Brown (or better yet, EVERY FUCKING ERNST LUBITSCH MOVIE)
Playtime
Limelight
The General
City Lights
Flesh
Top Hat

Abigail's Party
All The Vermeers In New York
You, The Living

MOST EXHILERATING FILMS (SELECT 20 OR LESS)
Breakaway
Cremaster 3
Sans Soleil
Stalker

MOST HAUNTING/NIGHTMARISH FILMS (SELECT 20 OR LESS)
Vampyr
Seconds
Faces
Ugetsu Monogatari
Cremaster Cycle
INLAND EMPIRE

MOST HEARTBREAKING FILMS (SELECT 20 OR LESS)
It's A Wonderful Life
Late Spring
Blue
The Leopard

MOST MULTI-FACETED FILMS (SELECT 20 OR LESS)
Love Streams
Limelight

MOST PROFOUND/THOUGHT-PROVOKING FILMS (SELECT 20 OR LESS)
Last Chants For A Slow Dance
The Passion of Joan Of Arc



* BEST FILMS OF THE 1890's - 1920's?
01 The Passion of Joan Of Arc. Carl Dreyer. 1928.
02 The General. Buster Keaton. 1927.
03 Metropolis (restored cut). Fritz Lang. 1927.
04 The Circus. Charlie Chaplin. 1928.
05 The Gold Rush. Charlie Chaplin. 1925.
06 Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans. F W Murnau. 1927.
07 Grand Café Films/Ten Actualities. Louis Lumière. 1895.
08 A Man With A Movie Camera. Dziga Vertov. 1929.
09 Battleship Potemkin. Sergei Eisenstein. 1925.
10 Nanook Of The North. Robert J Flaherty. 1922.
11 The Kid. Charlie Chaplin. 1921.
12 Paleface. Buster Keaton. 1922.
13 Steamboat Bill Jr. Buster Keaton. 1928.
14 Nosferatu. F W Murnau. 1922.
15 Our Hospitality. Buster Keaton. 1923.
16 The Birth of a Nation. D W Griffith. 1915.
17 One Week. Buster Keaton, Edward F Cline. 1920.
18 Michael. Carl Dreyer. 1924.
19 Cabinet of Dr Caligari. Robert Wiene. 1920.
20 The Boat. Buster Keaton. 1921.

* BEST FILMS OF THE 1930's?
01 City Lights. Charlie Chaplin. 1931.
02 The Story Of The Last Chrysanthemums. Kenji Mizoguchi. 1939.
03 The Rules Of The Game. Jean Renoir. 1939.
04 Osaka Elegy. Kenji Mizoguchi. 1936.
05 A Colour Box/Kaleidoscope. Len Lye. 1935
06 M. Fritz Lang. 1931.
07 I Was Born, But.... Yasujiro Ozu. 1932.
08 Modern Times. Charlie Chaplin. 1936.
09 N or NW. Len Lye. 1938.
10 Rainbow Dance. Len Lye. 1937.
11 Land Without Bread. Luis Bunuel. 1933
12 Top Hat. Mark Sandritch (Fred Astaire, Hermes Pan). 1935.
13 Swing Time. George Stevens (Fred Astaire, Hermes Pan). 1936.
14 Duck Soup. Leo McCarey. 1933.
15 1860. Alessandro Blasetti. 1936.
16 Gold Diggers of 1933. Mervyn LeRoy, Busby Berkeley. 1933.
17 42nd Street. Lloyd Bacon, Busby Berkeley. 1933.
18 Dames. Busby Berkeley, Ray Enright. 1934.
19 Swinging The Lambeth Walk. Len Lye. 1939.
20 Minnie The Moocher. Dave Fleischer. 1932.

* BEST FILMS OF THE 1940's?
01 Late Spring. Yasujiro Ozu. 1949.
02 The Bicycle Thieves. Vittorio De Sica. 1948.
03 It's A Wonderful Life. Frank Capra. 1946.
04 His Girl Friday. Howard Hawks. 1940.
05 Red Hot Riding Hood. Tex Avery. 1943.
06 Black Narcissus. Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger. 1947.
07 Rope. Alfred Hitchcock. 1948.
08 Monsieur Verdoux. Charlie Chaplin. 1947.
09 To Be Or Not To Be. Ernst Lubitsch. 1942.
10 Citizen Kane. Orson Welles. 1941.
11 The Great Dictator. Charlie Chaplin. 1940.
12 The Grapes Of Wrath. John Ford. 1940.
13 The Red Shoes. Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger. 1948.
14 Double Indemnity. Billy Wilder. 1944.
15 The Maltese Falcon. John Huston. 1941.
16 Meshes Of The Afternoon. Maya Deren, Alexander Hammid. 1943.
17 Muscle Beach. Irving Lerner, Joseph Strick. 1948.
18 They Caught The Ferry. Carl Dreyer. 1948.
19 Un Garibaldino al Convento. Vittorio De Sica. 1942.
20 Fantasia. James Algar, Samuel Armstrong, Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske. 1940.

* BEST FILMS OF THE 1950's?
01 Ugetsu Monogatari (Tales Of Moonlight and Rain). Kenji Mizoguchi. 1953.
02 Limelight. Charlie Chaplin. 1952.
03 Pickpocket. Robert Bresson. 1959.
04 Sansho The Bailiff. Kenji Mizoguchi. 1954.
05 A Man Escaped (The Wind Bloweth Where It Listeth). Robert Bresson. 1956.
06 A MOVIE. Bruce Conner. 1958.
07 Tokyo Story. Yasujiro Ozu. 1953.
08 Free Radicals. Len Lye. 1958.
09 Hiroshima, Mon Amour. Alain Resnais. 1959.
10 Throne Of Blood. Akira Kurosawa. 1957.
11 Good Morning!. Yasujiro Ozu. 1959.
12 Shadows. John Cassavetes. 1959.
13 M Hulot's Holiday. Jacques Tati. 1953.
14 12 Angry Men. Sidney Lumet. 1957.
15 Rebel Without A Cause. Nicholas Ray. 1955.
16 The Earrings Of Madame De.... Max Ophüls. 1953.
17 Mon Oncle. Jacques Tati. 1958.
18 Sunset Blvd. Billy Wilder. 1950.
19 Rashomon. Akira Kurosawa. 1950.
20 I Vitelloni. Federico Fellini. 1953.

* BEST FILMS OF THE 1960's?
01 Faces. John Cassavetes. 1968.
02 Au Hasard, Balthazar. Robert Bresson. 1966.
03 Shadows Of Our Forgotten Ancestors. Sergei Parajanov. 1964.
04 Breakaway. Bruce Conner (w/ Toni Basil). 1967.
05 Chelsea Girls. Paul Morrissey, Andy Warhol. 1966.
06 . Federico Fellini. 1963.
07 The White Rose. Bruce Conner. 1967.
08 Play Time. Jacques Tati. 1967.
09 Mothlight. Stan Brakhage. 1963.
10 The Battle of Algiers. Gillo Pontecorvo. 1966.
11 The Leopard. Luchino Visconti. 1963.
12 Flesh. Paul Morrissey. 1968.
13 Walking. Ryan Larkin. 1969.
14 Blow Job. Andy Warhol. 1963.
15 l'Avventura. Michelangelo Antonioni. 1960.
16 Ten Second Film. Bruce Conner. 1965.
17 Falstaff: Chimes At Midnight. Orson Welles. 1965.
18 La Dolce Vita. Federico Fellini. 1960.
19 Ulysses. Joseph Strick. 1967.
20 Kiss. Andy Warhol. 1963.

* BEST FILMS OF THE 1970's?
01 Stalker. Andrei Tarkovsky. 1979.
02 Last Chants For A Slow Dance. Jon Jost. 1977.
03 A Woman Under The Influence. John Cassavetes. 1974.
04 Killer Of Sheep. Charles Burnett. 1977.
05 Barry Lyndon. Stanley Kubrick. 1975.
06 Abigail's Party. Mike Leigh. 1977.
07 Mikey & Nicky. Elaine May. 1976.
08 Road Movie. Joseph Strick. 1974.
09 F For Fake. Orson Welles. 1973.
10 Mirror. Andrei Tarkovsky. 1975.
11 Trash. Paul Morrissey. 1970.
12 I'm Too Sad To Tell You. Bas Jan Ader. 1971.
13 Nails. Philip Borsos. 1979.
14 Gimme Shelter. Maysles Brothers. 1970.
15 Straw Dogs. Sam Peckinpah. 1971.
16 Jeanne Dielman, 23 quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles. Chantel Akerman. 1975.
17 Tropic Of Cancer. Joseph Strick. 1970.
18 Valse Triste. Bruce Conner. 1979.
19 Interviews With My Lai Veterens. Joseph Strick. 1971.
20 Street Musique. Ryan Larkin. 1972.

* BEST FILMS OF THE 1980's?
01 Love Streams. John Cassavetes. 1984.
02 The Sacrifice. Andrei Tarkovsky. 1986.
03 Fanny & Alexander (long version). Ingmar Bergman. 1982.
04 Sans Soleil. Chris Marker. 1983.
05 Superstar. Todd Haynes. 1983.
06 My Neighbor Totoro. Hayao Miyazaki. 1988.
07 The Ties That Bind. Su Friedrich. 1985.
08 One From The Heart. Francis Ford Coppola. 1982.
09 The Short & Curlies. Mike Leigh. 1987.
10 Damned If You Don't. Su Friedrich. 1987.
11 When The Wind Blows. Jimmy T. Murakami. 1986.
12 The Dante Quartet. Stan Brakhage. 1987
13 The Breakfast Club. John Hughes. 1985.
14 Wings Of Desire. Wim Wenders. 1987.
15 Ran. Akira Kurosawa. 1985.
16 The Meaning Of Life. Monty Python. 1983.
17 The Garden Of Earthly Delights. Stan Brakhage. 1981.
18 Cinema Paradiso. Giuseppe Tornatore. 1988.
19 The Secret of Nimh. Don Bluth. 1982.
20 Hannah And Her Sisters. Woody Allen. 1986.

* BEST FILMS OF THE 1990's?
01 Sink Or Swim. Su Friedrich. 1990.
02 Honey. David Ball. 1999.
03 Gummo. Harmony Korine. 1997.
04 Close-Up. Abbas Kiarostami. 1990.
05 Captain Star. Steven Appleby, Frank Cottrell-Boyce, Pete Bishop. 1992.
06 All The Vermeers In New York. Jon Jost. 1990.
07 To Sleep With Anger. Charles Burnett. 1990.
08 Ermo. Xiaowen Zhou. 1994.
09 Æon Flux. Peter Chung, Howard Baker. 1991-5.
10 Eyes Wide Shut. Stanley Kubrick. 1999.
11 Rules Of The Road. Su Friedrich. 1993.
12 The Celebration. Tomas Vinterberg. 1998.
13 Clerks.. Kevin Smith. 1994.
14 Totally Fucked Up. Gregg Araki. 1993.
15 Rhapsody In August. Akira Kurosawa. 1991.
16 Lily and Jim. Don Hertzfeldt. 1997.
17 The Idiots. Lars Von Trier. 1998.
18 When The Day Breaks. Amanda Forbis, Wendy Tilby. 1999.
19 Cremaster 5. Matthew Barney. 1997.
20 Downtown. Chris Prynoski, George Krstic, Anne D. Berstein. 1999.

* BEST FILMS OF THE 2000's?
01 Cremaster 3/The Order. Matthew Barney. 2002.
02 Dogville. Lars Von Trier. 2003.
03 INLAND EMPIRE. David Lynch. 2006.
04 Russian Ark. Aleksandr Sokurov. 2002.
05 Dancer In The Dark. Lars Von Trier. 2000.
06 Songs From The Second Floor. Roy Andersson. 2000.
07 4 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days. Christian Mingiu. 2007.
08 Everything Will Be OK. Don Hertzfeldt. 2006.
09 You, The Living. Roy Andersson. 2007.
10 Love Is A Treasure. Eija-Liisa Ahtila. 2002.
11 I am so proud of you. Don Hertzfeldt. 2008.
12 Elephant. Gus Van Sant. 2003.
13 The Meaning Of Life. Don Hertzfeldt. 2005.
14 The Five Obstructions. Jorgen Leth, Lars Von Trier. 2003.
15 Y Tu Mama Tambien. Alfonso Cuaron. 2001.
16 Lost In Translation. Sofia Coppola. 2003.
17 Ghost World. Terry Zwigoff. 2001.
18 Millenium Actress. Satoshi Kon. 2001.
19 The Assassination of Jesse James By The Coward Robert Ford. Andrew Dominik. 2007.
20 Before Sunset. Richard Linklater. 2004.



* BEST FILMS EVER?

01 Stalker. Andrei Tarkovsky. 1979.
02 Faces. John Cassavetes. 1968.
03 Late Spring. Yasujiro Ozu. 1949.
04 Last Chants For A Slow Dance. Jon Jost. 1977.
05 The Passion of Joan Of Arc. Carl Dreyer. 1928.
06 Au Hasard, Balthazar. Robert Bresson. 1966.
07 Shadows Of Our Forgotten Ancestors. Sergei Parajanov. 1964.
08 Breakaway. Bruce Conner (w/ Toni Basil). 1967.
09 Sink Or Swim. Su Friedrich. 1990.
10 The Bicycle Thieves. Vittorio De Sica. 1948.
11 City Lights. Charlie Chaplin. 1931.
12 Love Streams. John Cassavetes. 1984.
13 The Sacrifice. Andrei Tarkovsky. 1986.
14 The Story Of The Last Chrysanthemums. Kenji Mizoguchi. 1939.
15 Chelsea Girls. Paul Morrissey, Andy Warhol. 1966.
16 The Rules Of The Game. Jean Renoir. 1939.
17 Ugetsu Monogatari (Tales Of Moonlight and Rain). Kenji Mizoguchi. 1953.
18 Limelight. Charlie Chaplin. 1952.
19 Cremaster 3/The Order. Matthew Barney. 2002.
20 Fanny & Alexander (long version). Ingmar Bergman. 1982.
21 A Woman Under The Influence. John Cassavetes. 1974.
22 Killer Of Sheep. Charles Burnett. 1977.
23 Abigail's Party. Mike Leigh. 1977.
24 Sans Soleil. Chris Marker. 1983.
25 It's A Wonderful Life. Frank Capra. 1946.
26 The General. Buster Keaton. 1927.
27 Metropolis (restored cut). Fritz Lang. 1927.
28 Honey. David Ball. 1999.
29 Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans. F W Murnau. 1927.
30 Dogville. Lars Von Trier. 2003.
31 Play Time. Jacques Tati. 1967.
32 Mikey & Nicky. Elaine May. 1976.
33 . Federico Fellini. 1963.
34 INLAND EMPIRE. David Lynch. 2006.
35 The White Rose. Bruce Conner. 1967.
36 Gummo. Harmony Korine. 1997.
37 Close-Up. Abbas Kiarostami. 1990.
38 Captain Star. Steven Appleby, Frank Cottrell-Boyce, Pete Bishop. 1992.
39 Superstar. Todd Haynes. 1983.
40 My Neighbor Totoro. Hayao Miyazaki. 1988.
41 Mothlight. Stan Brakhage. 1963.
42 The Battle of Algiers. Gillo Pontecorvo. 1966.
43 Flesh. Paul Morrissey. 1968.
44 Grand Café Films/Ten Actualities. Louis Lumière. 1895.
45 A Man Escaped (The Wind Bloweth Where It Listeth). Robert Bresson. 1956.
46 A MOVIE. Bruce Conner. 1958.
47 A Colour Box/Kaleidoscope. Len Lye. 1935
48 Barry Lyndon. Stanley Kubrick. 1975.
49 Road Movie. Joseph Strick. 1974.
50 F For Fake. Orson Welles. 1973.



* WORST FILMS EVER?
01 Ratatoing. Vídeo Brinquedo. 2007.
02 Pink Flamingos. John Waters. 1972.
03 Alphaville. Jean-Luc Godard. 1965.
04 Point Break. Kathryn Bigelow. 1991.
05 Death Proof. Quentin Tarantino. 2007.
06 Crash. Paul Haggis. 2005.
07 Sissy Boy Slap Party. Guy Maddin. 1995.
08 Return To Reason. Man Ray. 1923.
09 Six Figures Getting Sick. David Lynch. 1966.
10 Titanic. James Cameron. 1997.
11 Electronic Labyrinth THX 1138 4EB. George Lucas. 1967.
12 Vinyl. Andy Warhol. 1965.
13 Asparagus. Suzan Pitt. 1979.
14 Tin Toy. John Lasseter. 1988.
15 2010: The Year We Make Contact. Peter Hyams. 1984.
16 WALL-E. Andrew Stanton. 2008.
17 The Net. Irwin Winkler. 1995.
18 Grease. Randal Kleiser. 1978.
19 Psycho. Gus Van Sant. 1998.
20 The Birdcage. Mike Nichols. 1996.