• Kyodo


The 1953 film “Tokyo Story” by Yasujiro Ozu has been voted “the greatest film ever made” in a poll of movie directors conducted once a decade by a British magazine, the BBC said Thursday.

In the British Film Institute’s monthly publication Sight and Sound, Ozu’s work was the top choice of 358 directors, including Woody Allen, Martin Scorsese, Francis Ford Coppola, Mike Leigh and Quentin Tarantino.

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