Favourite Film Noir
The Lady From Shanghai
The Asphalt Jungle
Pepe Le Moko
A masterpiece: Shanghai Express
The minimalist but insightful Tokyo Story
My taste for World cinema started with Leningrad Cowboys Go America.
Mike Leigh's films
Luis Buñuel's movies especially The Criminal life of Archibaldo de la Cruz and The Exterminating Angel.
Vittorio Di Sica Films
The Browning Version
Harold And Maude
KES Ken Loach
Barry Lyndon first and then the rest of all Stanley Kubrick films.
Orlando by Sally Potter has to be my favourite contemporary film.
Other directors I really really like:
Pedro Almodovar (Although I'm getting kind of bored with Penelope Cruz in his films)
Wong Kar Wai
I'm obsessed about Film Noir and silent movies.
I love Hollywood films from the 20's, 30's, 40's and 50's.
I'm a big fan of German Expressionism.
British New Wave as opposed to French New wave as I understand it better.
1920's and 1930's Cinema of the Soviet Union.
Post-II World War Japanese films.
I enjoy a bit of Bollywood and more serious Indian cinema.
Movies that are kind of special to me:
Saturday Night and Sunday Morning
Pepe Le Moko
Nosotros los pobres, Usteds los ricos
Superman (as it was my very first movie at the cinema)
Mother and 10 Days That Shook The World
The Blue angel
Shadow of A Doubt
Ladri Di Biciclette