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.

Justine Smith: Top 10 Films of 2019

13 December 2019

Justine Smith: Top 10 Films of 2019, as submitted to the Survey

[see also 2018, 2017]

  1. Uncut GemsBen Safdie and Joshua Safdie
  2. The IrishmanMartin Scorsese
  3. Portrait of a Lady on FireCéline Sciamma
  4. BeanpoleKantemir Balagov
  5. AtlanticsMati Diop
  6. MS Slavic 7Sofia Bohdanowicz and Deragh Campbell
  7. Dark WatersTodd Haynes
  8. One Day in the Life of Noah PiugattukZacharias Kunuk
  9. Little WomenGreta Gerwig
  10. Vitalina VarelaPedro Costa