Annual Top Tens: 2010s (grouped by year of premiere; very much a work in progress)

2016


SWEET DREAMS (Marco Bellocchio)
SULLY (Clint Eastwood)
PERSONAL SHOPPER (Olivier Assayas)
NOCTURAMA (Bertrand Bonello)
AQUARIUS (Kleber Mendonça Filho)
THINGS TO COME (Mia Hansen-Løve)
SILENCE (Martin Scorsese)
CREEPY (Kiyoshi Kurosawa)
YOURSELF AND YOURS (Hong Sang-soo)
ARRIVAL (Denis Villeneuve)

The Son of Joseph (Eugène Green); The Death of Louis XIV (Albert Serra); Slack Bay (Bruno Dumont); The Untamed (Amat Escalante); Hermia & Helena (Matias Pineiro).

2015

MOUNTAINS MAY DEPART (Jia Zhangke)
JOURNEY TO THE SHORE (Kiyoshi Kurosawa)
CEMETERY OF SPLENDOUR (Apichatpong Weerasethakul)
BLACKHAT (Michael Mann)
KNIGHT OF CUPS (Terrence Malick)
MISTRESS AMERICA (Noah Baumbach)
CAROL (Todd Haynes)
MIA MADRE (Nanni Moretti)
IN JACKSON HEIGHTS (Frederick Wiseman)
HAPPY HOUR (Ryusuke Hamaguchi)

Right Now, Wrong Then (Hong Sang-soo); Kaili Blues (Bi Gan); Bridge of Spies (Steven Spielberg); The Assassin (Hou Hsiao-hsien); Murmur of the Hearts (Sylvia Chang).

2014

PASOLINI (Abel Ferrara)
HILL OF FREEDOM (Hong Sang-soo)
NATIONAL GALLERY (Frederick Wiseman)
JERSEY BOYS (Clint Eastwood)
THE IRON MINISTRY (J.P. Sniadecki)
POMPEII (Paul W.S. Anderson)
WELCOME TO NEW YORK (Abel Ferrara)
JAUJA (Lisandro Alonso)
MAPS TO THE STARS (David Cronenberg)
PHOENIX (Christian Petzold)

Gone Girl (David Fincher); From What is Before (Lav Diaz); Two Days, One Night (Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne); American Sniper (Clint Eastwood); Horse Money (Pedro Costa).

2013

STRAY DOGS (Tsai Ming-liang)
NOBODY'S DAUGHTER HAEWON (Hong Sang-soo)
BASTARDS (Claire Denis)
REAL (Kiyoshi Kurosawa)
AFTER EARTH (M. Night Shyamalan)
THE WIND RISES (Hayao Miyazaki)
THE BLING RING (Sofia Coppola)
SEVENTH CODE (Kiyoshi Kurosawa)
STORY OF MY DEATH (Albert Serra)
MANAKAMANA (Stephanie Spray & Pacho Velez)

The Tale of The Princess Kaguya (Isao Takahata); Man of Steel (Zack Snyder); Only Lovers Left Alive (Jim Jarmusch); Why Don't You Play In Hell? (Sion Sono); Our Sunhi (Hong Sang-soo).

2012

LIKE SOMEONE IN LOVE (Abbas Kiarostami)
COSMOPOLIS (David Cronenberg)
BEYOND THE HILLS (Cristian Mungiu)
HOLY MOTORS (Leos Carax)
DRUG WAR (Johnnie To)
LEVIATHAN (Lucien Castaing-Taylor & Verena Paravel)
PASSION (Brian De Palma)
ACE ATTORNEY (Takashi Miike)
TO THE WONDER (Terrence Malick)
YOU AIN'T SEEN NOTHIN' YET (Alain Resnais)

People's Park (J.P. Sniadecki & Libbie Dina Cohn); Post Tenebras Lux (Carlos Reygadas); Resident Evil: Retribution (Paul W.S. Anderson); Spring Breakers (Harmony Korine); Moonrise Kingdom (Wes Anderson).

2011

THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO (David Fincher)
TWIXT (Francis Ford Coppola)
HOUSE OF TOLERANCE (Bertrand Bonello)
THE DAY HE ARRIVES (Hong Sang-soo)
MONEYBALL (Bennett Miller)
4:44 LAST DAY ON EARTH (Abel Ferrara)
MARGARET (Kenneth Lonergan)
BACK TO STAY (Milagros Mumenthaler)
LE HAVRE (Aki Kaurismaki)
CORPO CELESTE (Alice Rohrwacher)

I Wish (Hirokazu Koreeda); Life Without Principle (Johnnie To); A Dangerous Method (David Cronenberg); The Kid With A Bike (Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne); J. Edgar (Clint Eastwood).

2010

THE STRANGE CASE OF ANGELICA (Manoel de Oliveira)
CERTIFIED COPY (Abbas Kiarostami)
HEREAFTER (Clint Eastwood)
THE SOCIAL NETWORK (David Fincher)
SOMEWHERE (Sofia Coppola)
UNCLE BOONMEE WHO CAN RECALL HIS PAST LIVES (Apichatpong Weerasethakul)
TUESDAY, AFTER CHRISTMAS (Radu Muntean)
THE WARD (John Carpenter)
MYSTERIES OF LISBON (Raul Ruiz)
WINTER VACATION (Li Hongqi)

Aurora (Cristi Puiu); Shutter Island (Martin Scorsese); Archipelago (Joanna Hogg); Unstoppable (Tony Scott); Oki's Movie (Hong Sang-soo).

No comments:

Post a Comment