M. Leary: 24 Favorite Films of 2015

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Li’l Quinquin - Bruno Dumont

M. Leary: 24 Favorite Films of 2015 (as posted to Medium)

  1. Li’l Quinquin – Bruno Dumont
  2. Horse Money – Pedro Costa
  3. Experimenter – Michael Almereyda
  4. Hard to Be a God – Aleksey German
  5. Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem – Ronit Elkabetz and Shlomi Elkabetz
  6. Mad Max: Fury Road – George Miller
  7. Jauja – Lisandro Alonso
  8. Phoenix – Christian Petzold
  9. Man from Reno – Dave Boyle
  10. Mississippi Grind – Ryan Fleck and Anna Boden

Other films that could have just as easily made it on this list

  • About Elly – Asghar Farhadi
  • The Assassin – Hou Hsiao-Hsien
  • Black Coal, Thin Ice – Diao Yinan
  • The Kindergarten Teacher – Nadav Lapid
  • Listen to Me Marlon – Stevan Riley
  • Love & Mercy – Bill Pohlad
  • The Mend – John Magary
  • Mustang – Deniz Gamze Ergüven
  • Paddington – Paul King
  • Queen of Earth – Alex Ross Perry
  • Results – Andrew Bujalski
  • Something, Anything – Paul Harrill
  • Timbuktu – Abderrahmane Sissako
  • World of Tomorrow – Don Hertzfeldt