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.

Jordan Cronk: Top 20 Films of 2018

07 December 2018

Jordan Cronk: Top 20 Films of 2018, as posted to Twitter

[see also 2017]

  1. The Other Side of the WindOrson Welles
  2. ZamaLucrecia Martel
  3. Jeannette: The Childhood of Joan of ArcBruno Dumont
  4. WesternValeska Grisebach
  5. Dead SoulsWang Bing
  6. Good LuckBen Russell
  7. Infinite FootballCorneliu Porumboiu
  8. PROTOTYPEBlake Williams
  9. All the Cities of the NorthDane Komljen
  10. First ReformedPaul Schrader
  11. Lover for a DayPhilippe Garrel
  12. El mar la marJoshua Bonnetta and J.P. Sniadecki
  13. The Day AfterHong Sang-soo
  14. Scarred HeartsRadu Jude
  15. MillaValérie Massadian
  16. BurningLee Chang-dong
  17. Personal ProblemsBill Gunn
  18. Notes on an AppearanceRicky D'Ambrose
  19. Classical PeriodTed Fendt
  20. Shoah: Four SistersClaude Lanzmann