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.
2018 Movies

John Waters: 10 Best Films of 2018

01 December 2018

John Waters: 10 Best Films of 2018, as published by Artforum

[see also 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011]

  1. Jeannette: The Childhood of Joan of ArcBruno Dumont
  2. American AnimalsBart Layton
  3. Nico, 1988Susanna Nicchiarelli
  4. Mom and DadBrian Taylor
  5. BlindspottingCarlos López Estrada
  6. The Green FogGuy Maddin, Evan Johnson, and Galen Johnson
  7. CustodyXavier Legrand
  8. Sollers PointMatthew Porterfield
  9. Let It Fall: Los Angeles 1982-1992John Ridley
  10. Permanent Green LightDennis Cooper and Zac Farley