Dana Stevens: 15 Best Movies of 2012

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The Queen of Versailles

Dana Stevens: 15 Best Movies of 2012 (as published by Slate, alphabetically)

  • Amour – Michael Haneke
  • How to Survive a Plague – David France
  • Lincoln – Stephen Spielberg
  • The Master – Paul Thomas Anderson
  • Once Upon a Time in Anatolia – Nuri Bilge Ceylan
  • The Queen of Versailles – Lauren Greenfield [pictured]
  • Take This Waltz – Sarah Polley
  • The Turin Horse – Béla Tarr
  • Zero Dark Thirty – Kathryn Bigelow

Runners-Up

  • The Central Park Five – Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, and David McMahon
  • The Grey – Joe Carnahan
  • Holy Motors – Leos Carax
  • Rust and Bone – Jacques Audiard
  • This is Not a Film – Jafar Panaji & Mojtaba Mirtahmasb