A.O. Scott: 20 Best Movies of 2015

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Timbuktu - Abderrahmane Sissako

A.O. Scott: 20 Best Movies of 2015 (as published by The New York Times)

  1. Timbuktu – Abderrahmane Sissako
  2. Inside Out – Pete Docter
  3. Spotlight – Tom McCarthy
  4. [tie] The Big Short – Adam McKay
  5. Heart of a Dog – Laurie Anderson
  6. Carol – Todd Haynes
  7. [tie] Anomalisa – Charlie Kaufman & Duke Johnson
  8. Jafar Panahi’s Taxi – Jafar Panahi
  9. Out 1: Noli Me Tangere [1971] – Jacques Rivette
  10. Mad Max: Fury Road – George Miller
  11. Creed – Ryan Coogler
  12. Results – Andrew Bujalski
  13. [tie] Welcome to Me – Shira Piven
  14. The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution – Stanley Nelson
  15. [tie] What Happened, Miss Simone? – Liz Garbus
  16. The Kindergarten Teacher – Nadav Lapid
  17. Girlhood – Céline Sciamma
  18. [tie] The Diary of a Teenage Girl – Marielle Heller
  19. Grandma – Paul Weitz
  20. [tie] Tangerine – Sean Baker
  21. The End of the Tour – James Ponsoldt