Year-End Lists

A browsable archive of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

Justin Chang: The Best Movies of 2020

12 December 2020

Justin Chang: The Best Movies of 2020, as published by The Los Angeles Times. Visit the Times to see how Chang's choices are presented in pairs: "As has become standard practice, I’ve listed my favorite titles as a series of thematic pairings. Treat them as double bills, or just as another reminder that art never takes place in a vacuum."

[see also 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016]

  1. Vitalina VarelaPedro Costa
  2. TimeGarrett Bradley
  3. NomadlandChloé Zhao
  4. First CowKelly Reichardt
  5. Martin EdenPietro Marcello
  6. I'm Thinking of Ending ThingsCharlie Kaufman
  7. City HallFrederick Wiseman
  8. CollectiveAlexander Nanau
  9. Never Rarely Sometimes AlwaysEliza Hittman
  10. BeanpoleKantemir Balagov