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.

Cinema Scope: Top 15 Films of 2012

18 January 2013

Cinema Scope: Top 15 Films of 2012

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

  1. LeviathanLucien Castaing-Taylor and Véréna Paravel
  2. TabuMiguel Gomes
  3. Holy MotorsLeos Carax
  4. The MasterPaul Thomas Anderson
  5. Django UnchainedQuentin Tarantino
  6. ViolaMatías Piñeiro
  7. The Last Time I Saw MacaoJoão Pedro Rodrigues and João Rui Guerra da Mata
  8. autrement, la MolussieNicolas Rey
  9. Neighboring SoundsKleber Mendonça Filho
  10. Moonrise KingdomWes Anderson