Shohei Imamura's Acclaimed Films

The table below lists the films for this director that have been cited in TSPDT's current editions of The 1,000 Greatest Films and 21st Century's Most Acclaimed Films' polls. The Greatest column lists the ranking within the Greatest Films poll, and the 21stC column lists the ranking within the 21st Century poll.
YearTitleMinsColGreatest21stC
1961Pigs and Battleships108BW33770
1963Insect Woman, The123BW10560
1964Intentions of Murder150Col14580
1966Pornographers, The128BW27440
1967Man Vanishes, A130BW31650
1968Profound Desires of the Gods173Col21550
1970History of Postwar Japan as Told by a Bar Hostess105BW70870
1979Vengeance is Mine129Col7140
1981Eijanaika151Col34930
1983Ballad of Narayama, The130Col9040
1989Black Rain123BW19720
1997Eel, The117Col55960
1998Dr. Akagi129Col136550
2001Warm Water Under a Red Bridge119Col69161145
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