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.

Dan Sallitt: Favorite Films of 2019

02 January 2020

Dan Sallitt: Favorite Films of 2019, of those "that played at least one week in Manhattan for the first time in 2019, in approximate order of preference"

[see also 2010s, 2018, 2017, 2012]

  1. StyxWolfgang Fischer
  2. GrassHong Sang-soo
  3. DianeKent Jones
  4. Los ReyesIvan Osnovikoff and Bettina Perut
  5. Our TimeCarlos Reygadas
  6. In My RoomUlrich Köhler
  7. Light from LightPaul Harrill
  8. The ChambermaidLila Avilés
  9. Dragged Across ConcreteS. Craig Zahler
  10. The CrossingBai Xue
  11. Once Upon a Time... in HollywoodQuentin Tarantino