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.
2011 Movies

Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2011

13 January 2012

Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2011

[see also 2017, 2014, 2013, 2012]

  1. This is Not a FilmJafar Panahi & Mojtaba Mirtahmasb
  2. The Turin HorseBéla Tarr
  3. House of Pleasures [L’Apollonide: Souvenirs de la maison close] [House of Tolerance]Bertrand Bonello
  4. DreilebenChristian Petzold, Dominik Graf, Christoph Hochhäuser
  5. Once Upon a Time in AnatoliaNuri Bilge Ceylan
  6. The Tree of LifeTerrence Malick
  7. Kill ListBen Wheatley
  8. It’s the Earth Not the MoonGonçalo Tocha
  9. Sleeping SicknessUlrich Köhler
  10. The Kid with a BikeJean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne