Year-End Lists

A browsable archive of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

Darren Hughes: 10 Best Films of 2012

03 January 2013

Darren Hughes: 10 Best Films of 2012 (as published at Long Pauses, where he also has lists of favorite unreleased films, favorite discoveries, and “Movie Recommendations for People Who Don’t Like the Kinds of Movies I Like”)

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

  1. The Loneliest PlanetJulia Loktev
  2. Once Upon a Time in AnatoliaNuri Bilge Ceylan
  3. BarbaraChristian Petzold
  4. Almayer’s FollyChantal Akerman
  5. Holy MotorsLeos Carax
  6. The Day He ArrivesHong Sang-soo
  7. A Burning Hot SummerPhilippe Garrel
  8. HaywireSteven Soderbergh
  9. The Kid with a BikeJean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne
  10. Neighboring SoundsKleber Mendonça Filho