Best Films of All Time by Country

Selected by Piero Scaruffi
(Needless to say, it is not easy to determine the nationality of a film: the place where it was made, the place where it was released, the country that funded it, the birthplace of the filmmaker...?)
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Best Yugoslavian Films of All Time

(All Serbian unless otherwise noted)
8.2 Emir Kusturica: Podzemlje/ Underground (1995)
7.5 Emir Kusturica: Crna Macka Beli Macor/ Black Cat White Cat (1998) and photographed by Thierry Arbogast,
7.5 Dusan Makavejev: Sweet Movie (1974)
7.2 Goran Paskaljevic: Bure Baruta/ Cabaret Balkan (1998)
7.2 Dusan Makavejev: W.R. - Misterije Organizma/ W.R.- Mysteries of the Organism (1971)
7.1 Jasmila Zbanic: Quo Vadis Aida? (2020)
7.0 Srdjan Dragojevic: Lepa Sela, Lepo Gore/ Pretty Village, Pretty Flame (1996)
7.0 Srdan Golubovic: Otac/ Father (2020)
7.0 Emir Kusturica: Dom za Vesanje/ Time of the Gypsies (1989)
7.0 Emir Kusturica: Otac na Sluzbenom Putu/ When Father Was Away on Business (1985)
7.0 Dusan Makavejev: W.R. (1971)
7.0 Dusan Makavejev: Ljubavni Slucaj Ili Tragedija Sluzbenice PTT/ Love Affair or the Tragedy of a Switchboard Operator (1967)
7.0 Aleksandr Petrovic: Skupljaci Perja/ I Even Met Happy Gypsies (1967)
7.0 Goran Paskaljevic: Cuvar Plaze u Zimskom Periodu/ Beach Guard in Winter (1976)
7.0 Ivana Mladenovic: Soldatii - Poveste din Ferentari/ Soldiers - A Story from Ferentari (2017)
7.0 Blerta Basholli: Zgjoi/ Hive (2021) - Kosovo
7.0 Milcho Manchevski: Senki/ Shadows (2007) - Macedonia
7.0 Milcho Manchevski: Pred Dozdot/ Before the Rain (1994) - Macedonia
7.0 Ivo Trajkov: Golemata Voda/ The Great Water (2004) - Macedonia
7.0 Danis Tanovic: An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker (2013) - Bosnia
7.0 Karpo Godina: Splav Meduze/ The Medusa Raft (1980)

Frequently mentioned but not my favorites (yet):
Dragoljub Aleksic: Nevinost bez Zastite/ Innocence Unprotected (1942)
Ljubomir Radicevic: Ljubav i moda / Love and Fashion (1960)
Zivojin Pavlovic: Kad Budem Mrtav i Beo/ When I Am Dead and Gone (1967)
Zelimir Zilnik: Rani Radovi (1969)
Kreso Golik: Tko Pjeva Zlo ne Misli/ One Song a Day Takes Mischief Away (1970) - Croatia
Goran Markovic: Specijalno Vaspitanje/ Special Education (1977)
Zoran Tadic: Ritam Zlocina/ Rhythm of the Crime (1981)
Goran Markovic: Sabirni Centar/ The Meeting Point (1989)
Goran Markovic: Vec Vidjeno/ Deja Vu/ Reflections (1987)
Goran Markovic: Tito i Ja/ Tito and Me (1992)
Zivko Nikolic: Beštije/ Le Bestie (1977)
Lordan Zafranovic: Okupacija u 26 Slika/ Occupation in 26 Pictures (1978)
Slobodan Sijan: Who’s That Singing Over There? (1980)
Slobodan Sijan: Maratonci Trce Pocasni Krug/ The Marathon Family (1982)
Slobodan Sijan: Davitel Protiv Davitelja/ Strangler vs Strangler (1984)
Misa Radivojevic: Decko Koji Obecava/ The Promising Boy (1981)
Branko Baletic: Balkan Express (1983)
Dusan Kovacevic & Bozidar Nikolic: Balkanski Spijun/ Balkan Spy (1984)
Srdjan Dragojevic: Mi Nismo Andjeli/ We Are Not Angels (1992)
Vladimir Blazevski: Bulevar Revolucije (1992)
Darko Bajic: Crni Bombarder/ The Black Bomber (1992)
Zdravko Sotra: Lajanje na zvezde / Barking at the Stars (1998)
Danis Tanovic: No Man's Land (2001)
Dušan Kovacevic: Profesionalac/ The Professional (2003)
Jasmila Zbanic: Grbavica (2006)
Srdan Golubovic: Krugovi/ Circles (2013)
Ivan Zivkovic: Hadersfild/ Huddersfield (2007)
Srdjan Spasojevic: A Serbian Film (2010)
Radivoje Andric: Munje/ Dudes (2001)
Radivoje Andric: Kad Porestem Bicu Kengur/ When I Grow Up I’ll Be A Kangaroo (2004)
Stevan Filipovic: Šišanje/ Skinning (2010)
Other former Yugoslavian states:
Dalibor Matanic: Fine Mrtve Djevojke/ Fine Dead Girls (2002) - Croatia
Vinko Bresan: Kako je Poceo Rat na Mom Otoku/ How the War Started on my Island (1997) - Croatia
Ademir Kenovic: Ovo Malo Duse (1987) - Bosnia
Ademir Kenovic: Kuduz (1989) - Bosnia
Ademir Kenovic: Savrseni Krug/ The Perfect Circle (1997) - Bosnia
Jasmin Dizdar: Beautiful People (1999) - Bosnia

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