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.

Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2011

13 January 2012

Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2011

[see also 2010s, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012]

  1. This is Not a FilmJafar Panahi & Mojtaba Mirtahmasb
  2. The Turin HorseBéla Tarr & Agnes Hranitzky
  3. House of PleasuresBertrand Bonello
  4. DreilebenChristian Petzold, Dominik Graf, Christoph Hochhäuser
  5. Once Upon a Time in AnatoliaNuri Bilge Ceylan
  6. The Tree of LifeTerrence Malick
  7. Kill ListBen Wheatley
  8. It’s the Earth Not the MoonGonçalo Tocha
  9. Sleeping SicknessUlrich Köhler
  10. The Kid with a BikeJean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne