Abbas Kiarostami's "Close Up" has been announced among the "Top 50 Greatest Films of All Time". The "Close Up" filmed in 1990 with 31 votes come in at 42nd place.
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Other films at the 42nd were "Pather Panchali" by Satyajit Ray, "Some Like It Hot" by Billy Wilder, "Gertrud" by Carl Dreyer, "Pierrot le fou" by Jean-Luc Godard and "Play Time" by Jacques Tati.
Also "Citizen Kane" by Orson Welles after 50 years at top was replaced by Alfred Hitchcock's "Vertigo".
The British Sight & Sound magazine that publishes the list every 10 years has collected ballots from eight hundred and forty-six critics, programmers and distributors to publish its latest list.
Abbas Kiarostami discusses "Close-Up" - Decision to Make the Movie
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