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.

Les Inrocks: Best Films of 2017

21 December 2017

Les Inrockuptibles: Best Films of 2017

[see also 2013, 2012, 2011]

  1. BPM (Beats Per Minute)Robin Campillo
  2. Certain WomenKelly Reichardt
  3. WonderstruckTodd Haynes
  4. Ismael’s GhostsArnaud Desplechin
  5. Yourself and YoursHong Sang-soo
  6. Good TimeBen Safdie and Joshua Safdie
  7. Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime WalkAng Lee
  8. Let the Sunshine InClaire Denis
  9. BarbaraMathieu Amalric
  10. The Lost City of ZJames Gray
  11. LoganJames Mangold
  12. SplitM. Night Shyamalan
  13. Logan LuckySteven Soderbergh
  14. The House by the SeaRobert Guédiguian
  15. The Day AfterHong Sang-soo
  16. SayonaraKôji Fukada
  17. The Edge of SeventeenKelly Fremon Craig
  18. Jeannette: The Childhood of Joan of ArcBruno Dumont
  19. Get OutJordan Peele
  20. Sleeping BeautyAdolfo Arrieta