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.

La Internacional Cinéfila Poll: Best Movies of 2017

29 December 2017

La Internacional Cinéfila Poll: Best Movies of 2017 (an annual survey of 135 critics, programmers, festival directors and filmmakers from 36 countries, organized by Roger Koza)

[see also 2018, 2016, 2015]

  1. ZamaLucrecia Martel
  2. The Other Side of HopeAki Kaurismäki
  3. WesternValeska Grisebach
  4. On the Beach at Night AloneHong Sang-soo
  5. The Nothing FactoryPedro Pinho
  6. Twin Peaks: The ReturnDavid Lynch

    Honorable Mentions

  1. The Day AfterHong Sang-soo
  2. Good TimeBen Safdie and Joshua Safdie
  3. Ex Libris: New York Public LibraryFrederick Wiseman
  4. The Wandering Soap OperaRaoul Ruiz and Valeria Sarmiento
  5. ArabyJoão Dumans and Affonso Uchôa
  6. In the Intense NowJoão Moreira Salles
  7. Lover for a DayPhilippe Garrel