Brad Stevens

Brad Stevens

Film critic; film author; Sight & Sound contributor
Voted in the critics poll

Voted for:

Café Lumiere 2003 Hsiao-hsien Hou
Heaven's Gate 1980 Michael Cimino
Letter From an Unknown Woman 1948 Max Ophüls
Life of Oharu, The 1952 Mizoguchi Kenji
Mikey and Nicky 1976 Elaine May
New Rose Hotel 1998 Abel Ferrara
Out 1 1990 Jacques Rivette
Règle du jeu, La 1939 Jean Renoir
Tokyo Story 1953 Ozu Yasujirô
Wife 1953 Naruse Mikio


These are the ten films I would rescue from a fire. I would also like to rescue Hellman’s Two-Lane Blacktop, Peckinpah’s Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid, Welles’ Citizen Kane, Hitchcock’s Vertigo, Minnelli’s Some Came Running, Dylan’s Renaldo & Clara, Cassavetes’ The Killing of a Chinese Bookie, Antonioni’s La Notte, Pabst’s Pandora’s Box, Lynch’s Inland Empire, Cammell/Roeg’s Performance, Iosseliani’s Adieu, Plancher des Vaches!, Villaverde’s Water and Salt, Yang’s That Day, on the Beach and Tsai’s Vive L’Amour.