Richard Brody: 30 Best Movies of 2015

Richard Brody: 30 Best Movies of 2015 (as published by The New Yorker)

  1. Chi-Raq – Spike Lee
  2. Li’l Quinquin – Bruno Dumont
  3. Queen of Earth – Alex Ross Perry
  4. Heaven Knows What – Ben Safdie and Joshua Safdie
  5. Jafar Panahi’s Taxi – Jafar Panahi
  6. Timbuktu – Abderrahmane Sissako
  7. In Jackson Heights – Frederick Wiseman
  8. Mistress America – Noah Baumbach
  9. Stinking Heaven – Nathan Silver
  10. Arabian Nights – Miguel Gomes
  11. Carol – Todd Haynes
  12. Trainwreck – Judd Apatow
  13. Digging for Fire – Joe Swanberg
  14. Wild Canaries – Lawrence Michael Levine
  15. Results – Andrew Bujalski
  16. Creed – Ryan Coogler
  17. The Princess of France – Matías Piñeiro
  18. Field Niggas – Khalik Allah
  19. Iris – Albert Maysles
  20. Irrational Man – Woody Allen
  21. Da Sweet Blood of Jesus – Spike Lee
  22. Uncertain Terms – Nathan Silver
  23. Young Bodies Heal Quickly – Andrew T. Betzer
  24. By the Sea – Angelina Jolie
  25. While We’re Young – Noah Baumbach
  26. Entertainment – Rick Alverson
  27. Approaching the Elephant – Amanda Wilder
  28. In the Name of My Daughter – André Téchiné
  29. Buzzard – Joel Potrykus
  30. Fifty Shades of Grey – Sam Taylor-Johnson