Michel Ciment in March 2010
Michel Ciment (French: [simɑ̃]; born 26 May 1938 in Paris) is a French film critic and the editor of the cinema magazine Positif.
Ciment is a Chevalier of the Order of Merit, Chevalier of the Legion of Honour, Officer in the Order of Arts and Letters, and the former president of FIPRESCI.
Ciment participated in the 2012 Sight & Sound critics' poll, where he listed his ten favorite films as follows: 2001: A Space Odyssey, The Earrings of Madame de..., Fellini's Casanova, Persona, Providence, The Rules of the Game, Salvatore Giuliano, Sansho the Bailiff, Sunrise, and Trouble in Paradise.
Film festival juror
Honours and distinctions