Updated: September 1st, 2023
Reverting back to the top film per director system since I found it too hard to update before. I have a 5 feature film minimum for a director to qualify so just starting or slow-working contemporary geniuses will have to wait. Or I will have to wait.
For directors who primarily work in the short form and are unlikely or slow to make five features, I’ll make an exception on the condition that I’ve seen at least 10 of their features and shorts combined. If I’ve seen at least 5 feature films from a director, then their short films are excluded from the average rating or ranking.
Directors where I’ve seen 10+ of their films have…