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