David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2015

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This year’s installment of David Ehrlich’s always enjoyable video countdown: 25 Best Films of 2015.

  1. Carol – Todd Haynes
  2. World of Tomorrow – Don Hertzfeldt
  3. Phoenix – Christian Petzold
  4. The Look of Silence – Joshua Oppenheimer
  5. A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence – Roy Andersson
  6. The Duke of Burgundy – Peter Strickland
  7. Eden – Mia Hansen-Løve
  8. Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter – David Zellner
  9. Mistress America – Noah Baumbach
  10. Mad Max: Fury Road – George Miller
  11. Clouds of Sils Maria – Olivier Assayas
  12. Magic Mike XXL – Gregory Jacobs
  13. Tokyo Tribe – Shion Sono
  14. Anomalisa – Charlie Kaufman & Duke Johnson
  15. Listen to Me Marlon – Stevan Riley
  16. Black Coal, Thin Ice – Diao Yinan
  17. Heaven Knows What – Ben Safdie and Joshua Safdie
  18. The Hateful Eight – Quentin Tarantino
  19. The Mend – John Magary
  20. James White – Josh Mond
  21. The Forbidden Room – Guy Maddin
  22. Junun – Paul Thomas Anderson
  23. Mustang – Deniz Gamze Ergüven
  24. Tangerine – Sean Baker
  25. Girlhood – Céline Sciamma