Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists of the year's best music, movies, books, and TV shows. Year-end lists are fingerprints; aggregate statistics are smudges. Therefore, we make no tallies. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its authors, at the source.

Jonathan Rosenbaum: Favorite Films of 2011

22 December 2011

Jonathan Rosenbaum: Favorite Films of 2011 [according to the IndieWire and Village Voice polls]

NOTE: If Rosenbaum posts a list with detailed commentary at his site (or anywhere else), we’ll favor it over these two ballot submissions.

[see also 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2013, 2012]

    indieWIRE Poll

  1. A Brighter Summer DayEdward Yang
  2. PoetryLee Chang-dong
  3. Le quattro volteMichelangelo Frammartino
  4. Mysteries of LisbonRaoul Ruiz
  5. A Dangerous MethodDavid Cronenberg
  6. TerriAzazel Jacobs
  7. Road to NowhereMonte Hellman
  8. The Skin I Live InPedro Almodóvar
  9. Putty HillMatthew Porterfield
  10. HugoMartin Scorsese

    Village Voice Poll

  1. A Brighter Summer DayEdward Yang
  2. PoetryLee Chang-dong
  3. Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past LivesApichatpong Weerasethakul
  4. Film SocialismeJean-Luc Godard
  5. Mysteries of LisbonRaoul Ruiz
  6. Le quattro volteMichelangelo Frammartino
  7. A Dangerous MethodDavid Cronenberg
  8. Certified CopyAbbas Kiarostami
  9. Road to NowhereMonte Hellman
  10. Putty HillMatthew Porterfield