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Richard Peña (Sight & Sound) Top 10 Films

Richard Peña is the former program director of the Film Society of Lincoln Center (organisers of the New York Film Festival and the New Directors/New Films Festival) and a Professor of Professional Practice at the School of The Arts at Columbia University. Below are top 10 choices for Sight & Sound’s Critics Film Poll 2012.

L’Eclisse 1962 Michelangelo Antonioni
Late Spring 1949 Ozu Yasujirô
Mirror 1974 Andrei Tarkovsky
Région Centrale, La 1971 Michael Snow
Règle du jeu, La 1939 Jean Renoir
Sansho the Bailiff 1954 Mizoguchi Kenji
Searchers, The 1956 John Ford
2 or 3 Things I Know About Her 1967 Jean-Luc Godard
Two Stage Sisters 1964 Xie Jin
Wind Will Carry Us, The 1999 Abbas Kiarostami