Dreyer. I can surely appreciate ordet and vampyr but really Dreyer doesn’t sniff my top 50 if it isn’t for joan of arc. I think more of it every time I see it and it is truly one of the
Kieslowski. I’ll be the first to admit I still have some work to do on Kiewlowski’s work in the late 70’s and early to mid-80’s. His strengths here are his brilliant 572-minute top 10 of
Chaplin. Chaplin’s filmography suggests a much better fate than where I’ve got him at here-- outside of my top 50. I’m lower on most of his films than the TSPDT consensus so that’s one thing.