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.

Reverse Shot: 10 Best Films of 2011

03 January 2012

Reverse Shot: 10 Best Films of 2011

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

  1. The Tree of LifeTerrence Malick
  2. Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past LivesApichatpong Weerasethakul
  3. Certified CopyAbbas Kiarostami
  4. Nostalgia for the LightPatricio Guzmán
  5. Meek’s CutoffKelly Reichardt
  6. Mysteries of LisbonRaoul Ruiz
  7. The Autobiography of Nicolae CeauşescuAndrei Ujica
  8. Take ShelterJeff Nichols
  9. The ArborClio Barnard
  10. Extraordinary StoriesMariano Llinás