In our 30th, year the members of the Film Section voted for the best film from the best films of the previous three decades and the winner was APOCALYPSE NOW.


          2010 THE SOCIAL NETWORK David Fincher

          2009 A PROPHET Jacques Audiard

          2008 THE WRESTLER Darren Aronofsky

          2007 NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN Ethan and Joel Coen

          2006 UNITED 93 Paul Greengrass

          2005 BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN  Ang Lee

          2004 SIDEWAYS Alexander Payne

          2003 MASTER AND COMMANDER Peter Weir

          2002 ABOUT SCHMIDT Alexander Payne

          2001 MOULIN ROUGE Baz Luhrman

          2000 BEING JON MALKOVICH  Spike Jonze

          1999 AMERICAN BEAUTY  Sam Mendes

          1998 SAVING PRIVATE RYAN Steven Spielberg

          1997 L.A. CONFIDENTIAL Curtis Hanson

          1996 FARGO Joel Coen

          1995 BABE Chris Noonan

          1994 SCHINDLER¹S LIST Steven Spielberg

          1993 THE PIANO Jane Campion

          1992 UNFORGIVEN  Clint Eastwood

          1991 THELMA AND LOUISE  Ridley Scott

          1990 CRIMES AND MISDEMEANORS  Woody Allen


          1988 HOUSE OF GAMES David Mamet

          1987 HOPE AND GLORY John Boorman

          1986 A ROOM WITH A VIEW James Ivory

          1985 THE PURPLE ROSE OF CAIRO Woody Allen

          1984 PARIS TEXAS Wim Wenders

          1983 KING OF COMEDY Martin Scorsese

          1982 MISSING Costa-Gavras

          1981 CHARIOTS OF FIRE Hugh Hudson

          1980 APOCALYPSE NOW Francis Ford Coppola