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.
2017 Movies

Dan Sallitt: Favorite Films of 2017

18 January 2018

Dan Sallitt: Favorite Films of 2017, of those “that played at least one week in Manhattan for the first time in 2017, in approximate order of preference”

[see also 2012]

  1. Staying VerticalAlain Guiraudie
  2. The Unknown GirlJean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne
  3. Mister UniversoTizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel
  4. How Heavy This HammerKazik Radwanski
  5. DownsizingAlexander Payne
  6. i hate myself :)Joanna Arnow
  7. Hermia & HelenaMatías Piñeiro
  8. The Wedding PlanRama Burshtein
  9. Marjorie PrimeMichael Almereyda
  10. Slack BayBruno Dumont
  11. PaulinaSantiago Mitre
  12. A Ghost StoryDavid Lowery