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.

James Quandt: 10 Best Films of 2017

01 December 2017

James Quandt: 10 Best Films of 2017, as published by Artforum

[see also 2018, 2016, 2015, 2014]

  1. The Boat is Leaking. The Captain Lied.exhibition at Fondazione Prada
  2. Jean Vigo retrospective at Il Cinema Ritrovato
  3. ZamaLucrecia Martel
  4. WesternValeska Grisebach
  5. The Nothing FactoryPedro Pinho
  6. Faces PlacesAgnès Varda and JR
  7. ClosenessKantemir Balagov
  8. 12 DaysRaymond Depardon
  9. CanibaVéréna Paravel and Lucien Castaing-Taylor
  10. Ex Libris: New York Public LibraryFrederick Wiseman