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.
2016 Movies

Scott Tobias: Top 10 Films of 2016

22 December 2016

Scott Tobias: Top 10 Films of 2016 as submitted to the Village Voice Film Poll and the Indiewire poll

[see also 2018, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011]

  1. Manchester by the SeaKenneth Lonergan
  2. Toni ErdmannMaren Ade
  3. SilenceMartin Scorsese
  4. The HandmaidenPark Chan-wook
  5. PatersonJim Jarmusch
  6. Right Now, Wrong ThenHong Sang-soo
  7. MoonlightBarry Jenkins
  8. JackiePablo Larraín
  9. EllePaul Verhoeven
  10. AquariusKleber Mendonça Filho