David Ehrlich: 25 Best Films of 2016

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This year’s installment of David Ehrlich’s always enjoyable video countdown: 25 Best Films of 2016.

  1. Moonlight – Barry Jenkins
  2. Sunset Song – Terence Davies
  3. Jackie – Pablo Larraín
  4. O.J.: Made in America – Ezra Edelman
  5. A Bigger Splash – Luca Guadagnino
  6. Kubo and the Two Strings – Travis Knight
  7. The Fits – Anna Rose Holmer
  8. La La Land – Damien Chazelle
  9. The Lobster – Yorgos Lanthimos
  10. The Love Witch – Anna Biller
  11. The Handmaiden – Park Chan-wook
  12. Toni Erdmann – Maren Ade
  13. Indignation – James Schamus
  14. American Honey – Andrea Arnold
  15. The Witch – Robert Eggers
  16. Hail, Caesar! – Joel & Ethan Coen
  17. Silence – Martin Scorsese
  18. Swiss Army Man – Dan Kwan and Daniel Scheinert
  19. Manchester by the Sea – Kenneth Lonergan
  20. Always Shine – Sophia Takal
  21. Things to Come – Mia Hansen-Løve
  22. Kate Plays Christine – Robert Greene
  23. Lemonade – Beyoncé Knowles Carter and Kahlil Joseph with Jonas Åkerlund, Melina Matsoukas, Dikayl Rimmasch, Mark Romanek and Tod Tourso
  24. High-Rise – Ben Wheatley
  25. Weiner – Josh Kriegman and Elyse Steinberg