Year-End Lists

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


  1. Chicago Reader: Ben Sachs: 20 Best Films of 2011
  2. New Yorker: Richard Brody: 26 Best Films of 2011
  3. Village Voice Film Poll: Jonathan Rosenbaum: Favorite Films of 2011
  4. TIFF Cinematheque: The Best of the Decade: An Alternative View
  5. Film Comment Poll: 50 Best Released Films of 2011
  6. Chicago Reader: Ben Sachs: 25 Favorite Movies of the 2010s
  7. Slant: 25 Best Films of 2011
  8. IndieWire Poll: Best Films of 2011
  9. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2011