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.

Seventh Row: 50 Favourite Films of the Decade

01 December 2019

Seventh Row: 50 Favourite Films of the Decade

  1. Oslo, August 31stJoachim Trier
  2. Certain WomenKelly Reichardt
  3. MouthpiecePatricia Rozema
  4. Leave No TraceDebra Granik
  5. WeekendAndrew Haigh
  6. Call Me by Your NameLuca Guadagnino
  7. Rhymes for Young GhoulsJeff Barnaby
  8. Portrait of a Lady on FireCéline Sciamma
  9. Sergio and SergeiErnesto Daranas
  10. Stories We TellSarah Polley
  11. You Were Never Really HereLynne Ramsay
  12. The BurdenNiki Lindroth von Bahr
  13. The Deep Blue SeaTerence Davies
  14. ProximaAlice Winocour
  15. Louder Than BombsJoachim Trier
  16. Personal ShopperOlivier Assayas
  17. Charlie's CountryRolf de Heer
  18. RawJulia Ducournau
  19. CoriolanusRalph Fiennes
  20. UnsaneSteven Soderbergh
  21. AquariusKleber Mendonça Filho
  22. ArchipelagoJoanna Hogg
  23. The Look of SilenceJoshua Oppenheimer
  24. TransitChristian Petzold
  25. We Are the Best!Lukas Moodysson
  26. At BerkeleyFrederick Wiseman
  27. SelmaAva DuVernay
  28. Wild Nights with EmilyMadeleine Olnek
  29. Paddington 2Paul King
  30. TimbuktuAbderrahmane Sissako
  31. Their FinestLone Scherfig
  32. Angels Wear WhiteVivian Qu
  33. Hail, Caesar!Joel & Ethan Coen
  34. Lean On PeteAndrew Haigh
  35. Our Loved OnesAnne Émond
  36. The LevellingHope Dickson Leach
  37. WadjdaHaifaa al-Mansour
  38. NerudaPablo Larraín
  39. Ninth FloorMina Shum
  40. TomboyCéline Sciamma
  41. Support the GirlsAndrew Bujalski
  42. The Miseducation of Cameron PostDesiree Akhavan
  43. Our Little SisterHirokazu Kore-eda
  44. Enough SaidNicole Holofcener
  45. The Kid with a BikeJean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne
  46. No Home MovieChantal Akerman
  47. Clouds of Sils MariaOlivier Assayas
  48. Private LifeTamara Jenkins
  49. Dreams of a LifeCarol Morley
  50. The Riot ClubLone Scherfig