Ben Sachs: 20 Best Films of 2011

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Ben Sachs: 20 Best Films of 2011 [as published by The Chicago Reader] [more commentary]

  1. Aurora – Cristi Puiu
  2. Secret Sunshine – Lee Chang-dong
  3. Film Socialisme – Jean-Luc Godard
  4. Goodbye, First Love – Mia Hansen-Løve
  5. Poetry – Lee Chang-dong
  6. The Strange Case of Angelica – Manoel de Oliveira
  7. Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame – Tsui Hark
  8. Target – Alexander Zeldovich
  9. 13 Assassins – Takashi Miike
  10. And Everythign is Going Fine – Steven Soderbergh
  11. Don’t Go Breaking My Heart – Johnnie To & Wai Ka-fai
  12. Once Upon a Time in Anatolia – Nuri Bilge Ceylan
  13. The Tree of Life – Terence Malick
  14. Mysteries of Lisbon – Raoul Ruiz
  15. The Skin I Live In – Pedro Almodóvar
  16. Restoration – Joseph Madmony
  17. Another Year – Mike Leigh
  18. Ne Change Rien – Pedro Costa
  19. Miss Bala – Gerardo Naranjo
  20. The Turin Horse – Béla Tarr & Agnes Hranitzky