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.

Scott Foundas: 10 Best Films of 2012

21 December 2012

Scott Foundas: 10 Best Films of 2012, as submitted to the Village Voice Film Poll

[see also 2013]

  1. Zero Dark ThirtyKathryn Bigelow
  2. The MasterPaul Thomas Anderson
  3. AmourMichael Haneke
  4. BarbaraChristian Petzold
  5. Django UnchainedQuentin Tarantino
  6. The Turin HorseBéla Tarr & Agnes Hranitzky
  7. Once Upon a Time in AnatoliaNuri Bilge Ceylan
  8. The Dark Knight RisesChristopher Nolan
  9. Holy MotorsLeos Carax
  10. This Is 40Judd Apatow