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.

David Fear: 22 Best Documentaries of 2017

18 December 2017

David Fear: 22 Best Documentaries of 2017, as published by Rolling Stone

[see also 2018, 2012, 2011]

  1. Faces PlacesAgnès Varda and JR
  2. The WorkJairus McLeary and Gethin Aldous
  3. All These Sleepless NightsMichal Marczak
  4. Ex Libris: New York Public LibraryFrederick Wiseman
  5. LA 92Daniel Lindsay and T.J. Martin
  6. MachinesRahul Jain
  7. Whose Streets?Sabaah Folayan and Damon Davis
  8. Long Strange TripAmir Bar-Lev
  9. Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond – Featuring a Very Special, Contractually Obligated Mention of Tony CliftonChris Smith
  10. QuestJonathan Olshefski