Favorite director from each of these countries

..and why not?
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Favorite director from each of these countries

Postby GoogaMooga » 19 Dec 2020, 13:14

USA - Howard Hawks
UK - Michael Powell
France - Jean-Pierre Melville
Italy - Roberto Rossellini
Germany - Fritz Lang
Spain - Luis Buñuel
Sweden - Bo Widerberg
Denmark - Nils Malmros
Japan - Yasujiro Ozu
Russia/USSR - Sergei Eisenstein
Taiwan - Hou Hsiao-Hsien
Hong Kong - John Woo
Australia - Fred Schepisi
Austria - Michael Haneke
Philippines - Lino Brocka
Switzerland - Alain Tanner
Canada - David Cronenberg
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Re: Favorite director from each of these countries

Postby Matt Wilson » 20 Dec 2020, 16:27

UK - Hitchcock
France - Truffaut
Italy - Fellini
Sweden - Bergman
Japan - Kurosawa
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