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.
2012 Movies

Cahiers du Cinéma: Top Ten Films of 2012

26 November 2012

Cahiers du Cinéma: Top Ten Films of 2012

[see also 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2011]

  1. Holy MotorsLeos Carax
  2. CosmopolisDavid Cronenberg
  3. TwixtFrancis Ford Coppola
  4. 4:44 Last Day on EarthAbel Ferrara
  5. [tie] In Another CountryHong Sang-soo
  6. [tie] Take ShelterJeff Nichols
  7. Go Go TalesAbel Ferrara
  8. TabuMiguel Gomes
  9. [tie] FaustAleksandr Sokurov
  10. Keep the Lights OnIra Sachs