The Formula of 100 Best Directors

The formula for calculating the 100 BEST DIRECTORS:

The Formula of 100 Best Directors

My selection consists of the festivals that are members of FIAPF (International Federation of Film Producers Associations). The FIAPF includes film festivals such as competitive and non-competitive. The other festivals are a “Notable” and “Independent films”. I call this selection “Awards”.
Additionally, this list has been compiled from a large resource of film lists according to “TSPDT“, “Ranker“, “AMC” and “The Guardian“.
(update March 2015, next update 2020)


Notable festivals.....Golden Globe AwardUSA
CompetitiveOSCARAcademy AwardsUSA
Competitive.....The Cannes International Film FestivalFrance
CompetitiveBIFFBerlin International Film FestivalGermany
CompetitiveVFFVenice Film FestivalItaly
CompetitiveBAFTABritish Academy of Film and Television ArtsGB
CompetitiveIFFRInternational Film Festival RotterdamThe Netherland
CompetitiveMIFFMoscow International Film FestivalRussia
CompetitiveSIFFSeattle International Film FestivalUSA
Non-CompetiiveBFILondon Film FestivalGB
Non-CompetiiveTIFFToronto International Film FestivalCanada
Independent filmsIFFI (Goa)International Film Festival of IndiaIndia
Independent filmsKVIFFKarlovy Vary International Film FestivalCzech Republic
Independent films.....Mar del Plata International Film FestivalSpain
Independent films.....San Sebasti√°n International Film FestivalSpain
Independent filmsSIFFShanghai International Film FestivalChina
Independent filmsTIFF (Tokyo)Tokyo International Film FestivalJapan
Independent filmsWIFFWarsaw International Film FestivalPoland

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