Stanley donen) contempt (dir jean-luc godard) 8 ½ (dir federico fellini) the birds (dir alfred hitchcock) high and low (dir akira kurosawa) billy liar (dir john schlesinger) the leopard (dir luchino visconti) the big city (dir satyajit ray) the hud (dir martin ritt) the fire within (dir louis malle) the caretakers ( dir. I do love your blog, excellent work especially on directors and top 10's great coverage on hitchcock, kubrick, scorsese and polanski 4 of my top 5, along with hawks and pta hugging in there as well starting to check soderbergh's work as i see him as one of your favorites haven't delved into foreign cinema just yet. Alfred hitchcock unleashed a twofer: the formulaic but mesmerizing dial m for murder showed again what he could do with the constraints of a stage play federico fellini, scriptwriter for rossellini on rome, open city (1945) and now with a couple of apprentice works under his belt, issued his first. Ingmar bergman evaluates his fellow filmmakers — the “affected” godard, “ infantile” hitchcock & sublime tarkovsky most of us who still religiously attend screenings of films by the most respected european directors of the twentieth century have circled the wagons: even if we far prefer, say, fellini to.
British-born alfred hitchcock and charlie chaplin are both mentioned but only for the movies that they made in hollywood personally, almost any early film by the bengali director satyajit ray is better than most of the films by renoir, vigo, godard, resnais, bresson, cocteau, rohmer or even the great. 501 movie directors: a comprehensive guide to the greatest filmmakers [ steven jay schneider] on amazoncom free such major figures as sergei eisenstein, martin scorsese, alfred hitchcock, fritz lang, leni riefenstahl, orson welles, federico fellini, steven spielberg, robert altman, and many, many others. This thesis focuses on the works of alfred hitchcock, british born director, who is one of the most recognized movie directors to ingmar bergman, federico fellini, luis bunuel, or jean-luc godard‖ (truffaut hitchcock 18) in particular prior to the akira kurosawa, satyajit ray alfred hitchcock, howard hawks or jean. Federico fellini's 8 ½ opens with a dream sequence that embodies the entire picture as few first scenes have in the sequence, troubled filmmaker one of his associates has a list of reasons guido's latest project will not work, a list that may prevent guido's dreams from being put to film played by marcello.
Greatest film directors of all-time: these honored selections are designed as a tribute to some of the greatest directors of predominantly english-language these choices are meant to encourage discussion and comparison, and to educate filmgoers about some of film history's most legendary and influential forces in. Alfred hitchcock) greed (1925, dir erich von stroheim) modern times (1936, dir charlie chaplin) la belle et la bete (1946, dir jean cocteau) goodfellas ( 1990, dir martin scorsese) los olvidados (1950, dir luis bunuel) nosferatu ( 1922, dir fw murnau) 8 1/2 (1963, dir federico fellini). By directors: jean-jacques beineix, charles chaplin, jean cocteau, sergei eisenstein, federico fellini, mike figgis, terry gilliam, peter greenaway, alfred hitchcock, dennis hopper, john huston, derek jarman, kitano takeshi, stanley kubrick, kurosawa akira, fritz lang, alan parker, gordon parks, satyajit ray, martin.
American film director, best remembered for directing various classic films such as a clockwork orange, the shining, full metal jacket, spartacus, paths of glory , lolita, dr strangelove height of alfred hitchcock his home page bio states satyajit ray, standing 6'-4 tall, was a towering figure in the world of cinema. Born in bengal, india, soumitra chatterjee was a radio announcer and a college graduate with a degree in bengali literature before being cast by the bengali director satyajit ray as the adult apu in the final installment of ray's apu trilogy, the world of apu (1959) chatterjee then went on to appear in 141. 13 the night of the hunter (charles laughton, 1955) 14 ugetsu monogatari ( kenji mizoguchi, 1953) 15 rio bravo (howard hawks, 1959) 16 wild strawberries (ingmar bergman, 1957) 17 pather panchali (satyajit ray, 1955) 18 north by northwest (alfred hitchcock, 1959) 19 la strada (federico fellini, 1954) 20. Introduction steven spielberg is both a phenomenon and a film director he is without comparison in american film history, combining a feeling for audience and genres that resembles the moguls of the classic period, such as zanuck and selznick, with an attention to craft as formidable as ford and hawks.
Over the last hundred years or so the world of cinema has been illuminated by a myriad of visionary artists who revolutionized the medium by reinventing it from time to time: be it georges méliès, d w griffith, sergei eisenstein, charles chaplin, f w murnau, fritz lang, roberto rossellini, alfred hitchcock. Satyajit ray painted a dark and searing examination of urban life in his masterful calcutta trilogy seemabaddha was the second installment of the trilogy my response might easily be different if you'd brought up this discussion some other day, as jana aranya (the middleman) too was no less a work. Nice work, iain - it's good to run surveys like this every couple years i suppose when a bunch of people vote, they'll generally end up picking most of the same films, so the most interesting effect is comparing them over time kind of notable no films by satyajit ray or any other movies by asian directors. The big city (mahanagar) satyajit ray the birds alfred hitchcock charade stanley donen a child is waiting john cassavetes contempt (le mépris) jean- luc godard donovan's reef john ford le doulos jean pierre melville 8 1/2 federico fellini flaming creatures jack smith from russia with love terence young.
The work of alfred hitchcock and steven spielberg come to mind today i encountered the same problem in looking at the scorsese at work on hugo, 2011 he idolized directors, roberto rossellini, satyajit ray, ingmar bergman, michelangelo antonioni, and federico fellini it would seem scorsese. Federico fellini had worked as a scriptwriter for rossellini before directing in the 1950s an impressive series of films whose form was neorealist but whose content serious postwar indian cinema was for years associated with the work of satyajit ray, a director of singular talent who produced the great apu trilogy ( pather. Ernst ingmar bergman was a swedish director, writer, and producer who worked in film, television, theatre and radio considered to be among the most accomplished and influential filmmakers of all time, bergman's renowned works include smiles of a summer night (1955), the seventh seal (1957), wild strawberries.
Satyajit ray is multi-tasking in ways you would expect most directors to do during a shoot, but there is something poetically apt about this busy yet a book review , he airily dismissed francois truffaut's efforts to present alfred hitchcock as a serious artist) was the same man who admitted in an essay that if. An art film is typically a serious, independent film, aimed at a niche market rather than a mass market audience it is intended to be a serious, artistic work, often experimental and not designed for mass appeal, made primarily for aesthetic reasons rather than commercial profit, and contain unconventional or highly.
Wim wenders by christophe von hohenberg, portraits of new york director of two of my favourite movies - paris, texas and wings of film director federico fellini during the shooting of photo by tazio secchiaroli james stewart, grace kelly, alfred hitchcock / production still from mr hitchcock's rear window. 1 introduction this thesis focuses on the works of alfred hitchcock, british born director, who is one of the was quickly impressed with the superior resources of the american studios compared with the financial limits he to ingmar bergman, federico fellini, luis bunuel, or jean-luc godard‖ (truffaut hitchcock 18. In turn, these films are critiqued and compared to releases that share the same year and features that were released prior to them and psycho, which are the strongest films made by legendary directors federico fellini, michelangelo antonioni, jean-luc godard, and alfred hitchcock, respectively.