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.

Ed Gonzalez: Top 20 Films of 2012

13 January 2013

Ed Gonzalez: Top 20 Films of 2012, as published by Slant Magazine

[see also 2019, 2018, 2017, 2011]

  1. This is Not a FilmJafar Panahi & Mojtaba Mirtahmasb
  2. The Kid with a BikeJean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne
  3. Neighboring SoundsKleber Mendonça Filho
  4. Zero Dark ThirtyKathryn Bigelow
  5. Las AcaciasPablo Giorgelli
  6. Jiro Dreams of SushiDavid Gelb
  7. Girl Walk // All DayJacob Krupnick
  8. Oslo, August 31stJoachim Trier
  9. 5 Broken CamerasEmad Burnat and Guy Davidi
  10. Sleepless NightFrédéric Jardin