Slant: 25 Best Films of 2012

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This is Not a Film

Slant Magazine: 25 Best Films of 2012

  1. This is Not a Film – Jafar Panahi & Mojtaba Mirtahmasb
  2. Holy Motors – Leos Carax
  3. The Deep Blue Sea – Terence Davies
  4. The Kid with a Bike – Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne
  5. The Master – Paul Thomas Anderson
  6. Tabu – Miguel Gomes
  7. Oslo, August 31st – Joachim Trier
  8. Zero Dark Thirty – Kathryn Bigelow
  9. The Turin Horse – Béla Tarr
  10. Moonrise Kingdom – Wes Anderson
  11. Neighboring Sounds – Kleber Mendonça Filho
  12. The Color Wheel – Alex Ross Perry
  13. Cosmopolis – David Cronenberg
  14. The Day He Arrives – Hong Sang-soo
  15. Once Upon a Time in Anatolia – Nuri Bigle Ceylan
  16. Lincoln – Steven Spielberg
  17. How to Survive a Plague – David France
  18. Killer Joe – William Friedkin
  19. Girl Walk // All Day – Jacob Krupnick
  20. Beasts of the Southern Wild – Benh Zeitlin
  21. The Comedy – Rick Alverson
  22. Almayer’s Folly – Chantal Akerman
  23. Attenberg – Athina Rachel Tsangari
  24. Barbara – Christian Petzold
  25. Magic Mike – Steven Soderbergh