Best Director

*Akira Kurosawa
Shichinin no Samurai - 1954
Rashômon - 1951
Ran - 1985


*Alfred Hitchcock
Vertigo - 1958
Psycho - 1960
Rear Window - 1954

*Billy Wilder
Some Like it Hot - 1959
The Seven Year Itch - 1955
The Apartament - 1960

*Charles Chaplin
City Lights - 1931
The Gold Rush - 1925
Modern Times - 1936

*Clint Eastwood
Unforgiven - 1992
Letters from Iwo Jima - 2006
Mystic River - 2003

*Federico Fellini
8 ½ - 1963
La Dolce Vita - 1960
Amarcord - 1974

*Francis Ford Coppola
The Godfather - 1972
The Godfather Part II - 1974
Apocalypse Now - 1979

*Jean Renoir
La Règle du Jeu - 1939
La Grande Illusion - 1937
La Bête Humaine - 1938

*John Ford
The Searchers - 1956
Stagecoach - 1939
The Grapes of Wrath - 1940

*Martin Scorsese
Raging Bull - 1980
Goodfellas - 1990
The Departed - 2006

*Orson Welles 
Citizen Kane - 1941
Touch of Evil - 1958
The Magnificent Ambersons - 1942

*Roman Polanski
Chinatown - 1974
Rosemary's Baby - 1968
The Pianist - 2002

*Stanley Kubrick
2001, a Space Odissey - 1968
Dr. Strangelove - 1964
The Shining - 1980

*Steven Spielberg 
Schindler's List - 1993
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial - 1982
Raiders of the Lost Ark - 1981