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.

Michael Sicinski: Top 10 Films of 2016

31 December 2016

Michael Sicinski: Top 10 Films of 2016 (limited to “poll-eligible” films)

[see also The 30 Best Avant-Garde Feature Films of the Decade, Top 30 Experimental Films of 2018, Top 50 Films of 2018, Top 25 Films of 2017, Top 12 Films of 2014, Top 10 Films of 2013, Top 12 Films of 2012]

  1. Cemetery of SplendorApichatpong Weerasethakul
  2. AquariusKleber Mendonça Filho
  3. Toni ErdmannMaren Ade
  4. Homo sapiensNikolaus Geyrhalter
  5. Right Now, Wrong ThenHong Sang-soo
  6. CamerapersonKirsten Johnson
  7. The Love WitchAnna Biller
  8. The FitsAnna Rose Holmer
  9. MoonlightBarry Jenkins
  10. Love & FriendshipWhit Stillman