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.

Melissa Anderson: 10 Best Movies of 2016

11 December 2016

Melissa Anderson: 10 Best Movies of 2016, as published by Artforum

[see also 2018, 2015]

  1. MoonlightBarry Jenkins
  2. Toni ErdmannMaren Ade
  3. O.J.: Made in AmericaEzra Edelman
  4. Happy HourRyûsuke Hamaguchi
  5. Fort BuchananBenjamin Crotty
  6. Born in FlamesLizzie Borden
  7. RegroupingLizzie Borden
  8. An Early Clue to the New Direction: Queer Cinema Before Stonewall, Film Society of Lincoln Center, New York
  9. The OrnithologistJoão Pedro Rodrigues
  10. EllePaul Verhoeven
  11. Hermia & HelenaMatías Piñeiro