Sight & Sound Poll: Top 35 Films of 2015

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Sight & Sound Poll: Top 35 Films of 2015 (a poll of 168 critics)

  1. The Assassin – Hou Hsiao-Hsien
  2. Carol – Todd Haynes
  3. Mad Max: Fury Road – George Miller
  4. Arabian Nights – Miguel Gomes
  5. Cemetery of Splendour – Apichatpong Weerasethakul
  6. No Home Movie – Chantal Akerman
  7. 45 Years – Andrew Haigh
  8. Son of Saul – László Nemes
  9. [tie] Amy – Asif Kapadia
  10. [tie] Inherent Vice – Paul Thomas Anderson
  11. [tie] Anomalisa – Charlie Kaufman & Duke Johnson
  12. [tie] It Follows – David Robert Mitchell
  13. Phoenix – Christian Petzold
  14. Girlhood – Céline Sciamma
  15. [tie] Hard to Be a God – Aleksey German
  16. [tie] Inside Out – Pete Docter
  17. [tie] Tangerine – Sean Baker
  18. [tie] Jafar Panahi’s Taxi – Jafar Panahi
  19. Horse Money – Pedro Costa
  20. [tie] The Look of Silence – Joshua Oppenheimer
  21. Clouds of Sils Maria – Olivier Assayas
  22. [tie] The Duke of Burgundy – Peter Strickland
  23. [tie] Timbuktu – Abderrahmane Sissako
  24. [tie] The Forbidden Room – Guy Maddin
  25. [tie] My Golden Days – Arnaud Desplechin
  26. Force Majeure – Ruben Östlund
  27. [tie] Blackhat – Michael Mann
  28. [tie] The Diary of a Teenage Girl – Marielle Heller
  29. [tie] Evolution – Lucile Hadzihalilovic
  30. [tie] Ex Machina – Alex Garland
  31. [tie] Heart of a Dog – Laurie Anderson
  32. [tie] The Lobster – Yorgos Lanthimos
  33. [tie] Right Now, Wrong Then – Hong Sang-soo
  34. [tie] Room – Lenny Abrahamson
  35. [tie] Sunset Song – Terence Davies