Top 101 World class Film Directors

101 best fim directors list

In the world of moving pictures, many people of the world have tried to reach their experiences to the audience. That is why we will save place for those selected people here. The list of selected film directors is shown here, through their films, they have made the society aware of the imaginary world, the real world and the different isms from both of them. So Simultaneously, a new text of film-making has reached the audience. The following is a list of some of the top 101 World Class Film Directors. Which are listed on the basis of their films and knowledge of films. These are all film directors whose identity is with their films and these people can never be forgotten in world cinema. There are some film directors in this list who are also writers and producers. Those who write their own films and direct themselves.

Upcoming new film directors and actors should know about these 101 world class film directors. They should read them and their films should also be read well.
If any of our regular readers see something missing in this list or want to nominate the name of a world class film directors, then you can reach us via email. We will not hesitate to expand the list of entire film directors. Our main objective is to provide correct and accurate and updated information to the readers.
All these film directors are themselves a film-making and acting school. We will continue to talk to you about these precious things.

Here is Top 101 World class Film Directors List.

1. D.W. Griffith

Director | The Birth of a Nation

2. Sergei M. Eisenstein

Director | Aleksandr Nevskiy

3. Georges Méliès

Director | À la conquête du pôle

4. Charles Chaplin

Writer | The Great Dictator

5. John Ford

Director | The Quiet Man

6. Akira Kurosawa

Writer | Kakushi-toride no san-akunin

7. Alfred Hitchcock

Director | Psycho

8. Buster Keaton

Actor | The General

9. Fritz Lang

Actor | Le mépris

10. Luis Buñuel

Writer | Belle de jour

11. Frank Capra

Director | It’s a Wonderful Life

12. Jean Renoir

Writer | La règle du jeu

13. Ingmar Bergman

Writer | Persona

14. Robert Bresson

Writer | Au hasard Balthazar

15. Orson Welles

Actor | Citizen Kane

16. Jean-Luc Godard

Director | Vivre sa vie: Film en douze tableaux

17. Roberto Rossellini

Writer | Paisà

18. John Huston

Director | The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

19. Vittorio De Sica

Director | Ladri di biciclette

20. Billy Wilder

Writer | The Apartment

21. François Truffaut

Writer | La nuit américaine

22. Sidney Lumet

Director | 12 Angry Men

23. Yasujirô Ozu

Director | Tôkyô monogatari

24. David Lean

Director | The Bridge on the River Kwai

25. Kenji Mizoguchi

Director | Ugetsu monogatari

26. Stanley Kubrick

Director | 2001: A Space Odyssey

27. Krzysztof Kieslowski

Writer | Trois couleurs: Bleu

28. Francis Ford Coppola

Producer | Apocalypse Now

29. Federico Fellini

Writer | Amarcord

30. Steven Spielberg

Producer | Schindler’s List

31. Wim Wenders

Director | Der Himmel über Berlin

32. Martin Scorsese

Director | Taxi Driver

33. Michael Haneke

Writer | Caché

34. Sergio Leone

Writer | Once Upon a Time in America

35. Aleksandr Sokurov

Director | Russkiy kovcheg

36. Woody Allen

Writer | Manhattan

37. K. Balachander

Director | Ek Duuje Ke Liye

38. Satyajit Ray

Writer | Pather Panchali

39. Tim Burton

Producer | Edward Scissorhands

40. Andrei Tarkovsky

Writer | Solyaris

41. David Lynch

Writer | Twin Peaks

42. Majid Majidi

Director | Bacheha-Ye aseman

43. Ridley Scott

Producer | The Martian

44. Pedro Almodóvar

Writer | Hable con ella

45. Clint Eastwood

Actor | Million Dollar Baby

46. Bernardo Bertolucci

Writer | Ultimo tango a Parigi

47. Yash Chopra

Producer | Veer-Zaara

48. Roman Polanski

Director | Chinatown

49. Kar-Wai Wong

Writer | Yi dai zong shi

50. Quentin Tarantino

Writer | Reservoir Dogs

51. Deepa Mehta

Director | Fire

52. David Fincher

Director | Se7en

53. Abbas Kiarostami

Writer | Copie conforme

54. Ron Howard

Actor | Arrested Development

55. Mani Ratnam

Writer | Dil Se..

56. Ang Lee

Director | Wo hu cang long

57. James Cameron

Writer | Avatar

58. Giuseppe Tornatore

Writer | La migliore offerta

59. Bharathiraja

Director | Karuththamma

60. Joel Coen

Producer | The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

61. Ethan Coen

Producer | The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

62. Adoor Gopalakrishnan

Director | Mathilukal

63. Mira Nair

Director | Monsoon Wedding

64. Terrence Malick

Writer | Days of Heaven

65. Hayao Miyazaki

Director | Sen to Chihiro no kamikakushi

66. Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Writer | Faustrecht der Freiheit

67. Agnès Varda

Director | Sans toit ni loi

68. Christopher Nolan

Writer | Interstellar

69. Aki Kaurismäki

Producer | Le Havre

70. Wes Anderson

Director | Fantastic Mr. Fox

71. Yimou Zhang

Director | Ying xiong

72. Ki-duk Kim

Writer | Bin-jip

73. Paul Thomas Anderson

Director | Punch-Drunk Love

74. Alejandro G. Iñárritu

Producer | The Revenant

75. M. Night Shyamalan

Producer | Lady in the Water

76. Gaspar Noé

Director | Climax

77. Darren Aronofsky

Director | Pi

78. Chan-wook Park

Director | Ah-ga-ssi

79. Alfonso Cuarón

Writer | Gravity

80. Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Producer | Bajirao Mastani

81. Denis Villeneuve

Director | Blade Runner 2049

82. Lars von Trier

Writer | Dancer in the Dark

83. Anurag Kashyap

Producer | Gangs of Wasseypur

84. Guy Ritchie

Director | Sherlock Holmes

85. Asghar Farhadi

Writer | Darbareye Elly

86. Bong Joon Ho

Writer | Snowpiercer

87. Edgar Wright

Director | Shaun of the Dead

88. J.C. Chandor

Producer | A Most Violent Year

89. Duncan Jones

Director | Moon

90. Derek Cianfrance

Director | Blue Valentine

91. Scott Cooper

Director | Crazy Heart

92. Jeff Nichols

Writer | Take Shelter

93. Damien Chazelle

Writer | Whiplash

94. Shane Carruth

Composer | Upstream Color

95. Rajkumar Hirani

Writer | PK

96. Ashutosh Gowariker

Writer | Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India

97. S.S. Rajamouli

Writer | Bãhubali: The Beginning

98. S. Shankar

Writer | Anniyan

99. Vetrimaaran

Writer | Visaaranai

100. Steve McQueen

Director | 12 Years a Slave

101. Spike Lee

Director | Do the Right Thing

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