Paste: 50 Best Movies of 2015

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Paste Magazine: 50 Best Movies of 2015

  1. Chi-Raq – Spike Lee
  2. Cartel Land – Matthew Heineman
  3. The Tribe – Miroslav Slaboshpitsky
  4. White God – Kornél Mundruczó
  5. Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem – Ronit Elkabetz and Shlomi Elkabetz
  6. The End of the Tour – James Ponsoldt
  7. Anomalisa – Charlie Kaufman & Duke Johnson
  8. Time Out of Mind – Oren Moverman
  9. Mad Max: Fury Road – George Miller
  10. Mistress America – Noah Baumbach
  11. Experimenter – Michael Almereyda
  12. Eden – Mia Hansen-Løve
  13. Phoenix – Christian Petzold
  14. Heart of a Dog – Laurie Anderson
  15. Iris – Albert Maysles
  16. The Hateful Eight – Quentin Tarantino
  17. Love & Mercy – Bill Pohlad
  18. Janis: Little Girl Blue – Amy Berg
  19. The Assassin – Hou Hsiao-Hsien
  20. Mississippi Grind – Ryan Fleck and Anna Boden
  21. Seymour: An Introduction – Ethan Hawke
  22. Son of Saul – László Nemes
  23. Inside Out – Pete Docter
  24. Western – Bill Ross
  25. Hard to Be a God – Aleksey German
  26. James White – Josh Mond
  27. Spotlight – Tom McCarthy
  28. Ex Machina – Alex Garland
  29. Amy – Asif Kapadia
  30. Star Wars: The Force Awakens – J.J. Abrams
  31. I’ll See You in My Dreams – Brett Haley
  32. Beasts of No Nation – Cary Joji Fukunaga
  33. Room – Lenny Abrahamson
  34. The Mend – John Magary
  35. Brand: A Second Coming – Ondi Timoner
  36. It Follows – David Robert Mitchell
  37. While We’re Young – Noah Baumbach
  38. (T)ERROR – Lyric R. Cabral and David Felix Sutcliffe
  39. Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation – Christopher McQuarrie
  40. The Big Short – Adam McKay
  41. Listen to Me Marlon – Stevan Riley
  42. Timbuktu – Abderrahmane Sissako
  43. ’71 – Yann Demange
  44. Trainwreck – Judd Apatow
  45. Sicario – Denis Villeneuve
  46. The Revenant – Alejandro González Iñárritu
  47. The New Girlfriend – François Ozon
  48. Results – Andrew Bujalski
  49. Dope – Rick Famuyiwa
  50. Tangerine – Sean Baker