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.

Anne Thompson: 12 Best Films of 2017

02 December 2017

Anne Thompson: 12 Best Films of 2017, as published by IndieWire

[see also 2019, 2016, 2015, 2011]

  1. The Shape of WaterGuillermo del Toro
  2. Lady BirdGreta Gerwig
  3. Faces PlacesAgnès Varda and JR
  4. Blade Runner 2049Denis Villeneuve
  5. Darkest HourJoe Wright
  6. LovelessAndrey Zvyagintsev
  7. DunkirkChristopher Nolan
  8. First They Killed My FatherAngelina Jolie
  9. The Florida ProjectSean Baker
  10. The Big SickMichael Showalter
  11. MudboundDee Rees
  12. The BreadwinnerNora Twomey