• Man with a Movie Camera Man with a Movie Camera
  • Shoah Shoah
  • Sans Soleil Sans Soleil
  • Night and Fog Night and Fog
  • The Thin Blue Line The Thin Blue Line

Sight & Sound: The Critic's Best Documentaries

From the September 2014 Issue of Sight & Sound:

What are the greatest documentaries ever made? We polled 340 critics, programmers…

  • Man with a Movie Camera Man with a Movie Camera
  • Shoah Shoah
  • Sans Soleil Sans Soleil
  • Night and Fog Night and Fog
  • The Thin Blue Line The Thin Blue Line
  • Vertigo Vertigo
  • Citizen Kane Citizen Kane
  • Tokyo Story Tokyo Story
  • Man with a Movie Camera Man with a Movie Camera
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

Sight & Sound 2012 Academics Poll

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In 2012 Sight & Sound magazine sent out 846 invitations to film experts to vote in a critics poll of the…

  • Tokyo Story Tokyo Story
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Citizen Kane Citizen Kane
  • 8½
  • Taxi Driver Taxi Driver

Sight & Sound 2012 Directors Poll Extended

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The Sight & Sound Directors Poll is arguably more interesting than the Critics Poll, or at least it's true to say…

  • Hunger Hunger
  • There Will Be Blood There Will Be Blood
  • WALL·E WALL·E
  • Gomorrah Gomorrah
  • A Christmas Tale A Christmas Tale

Sight and Sound 2008-2013 best films poll

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Luis Baia 60 films

Sight and Sound 2008-2013 best films poll, 10 best films per year, as selected in the magazine

  • Tokyo Story Tokyo Story
  • The Rules of the Game The Rules of the Game
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • The Searchers The Searchers
  • Man with a Movie Camera Man with a Movie Camera
  • Tokyo Story Tokyo Story
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Citizen Kane Citizen Kane
  • 8½
  • Taxi Driver Taxi Driver
  • Vertigo Vertigo
  • Citizen Kane Citizen Kane
  • Tokyo Story Tokyo Story
  • The Rules of the Game The Rules of the Game
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

Sight and Sound Top 250 Critics

Luis Baia

Luis Baia 250 films

2012 critics list from Sight and Sound. Best 250 films of all time

  • Vertigo Vertigo
  • Citizen Kane Citizen Kane
  • Tokyo Story Tokyo Story
  • The Rules of the Game The Rules of the Game
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

Sight & Sound 2012 Critics' Top 250

J.T. Moore

J.T. Moore 250 films

From the critics' 2012 poll. There are ties that are not noted in this list.

  • Tokyo Story Tokyo Story
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Citizen Kane Citizen Kane
  • 8½
  • Taxi Driver Taxi Driver
  • Tokyo Story Tokyo Story
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Citizen Kane Citizen Kane
  • 8½
  • Taxi Driver Taxi Driver

BFI 2012 Director's top 100 films

Andrew Liverod

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Once a decade Sight & Sound asks critics to select the Greatest Films of All Time. We’re proud that, thanks to…

  • The Brothers Karamazov The Brothers Karamazov
  • Casablanca Casablanca
  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop…
  • High Noon High Noon
  • King Solomon's Mines King Solomon's Mines

George A. Romero's Ten Favorite Films

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These are George Romero's 10 favorite films according to Sight & Sound from 2002. Although he listed them alphabetically, he cited…