Richard Brody: 35 Best Movies of 2016

Richard Brody: 35 Best Movies of 2016 (as published by The New Yorker)

  1. Little Sister – Zach Clark
  2. Moonlight – Barry Jenkins
  3. Sully – Clint Eastwood
  4. Viktoria – Maya Vitkova
  5. Love & Friendship – Whit Stillman
  6. Men Go to Battle – Zachary Treitz
  7. Wiener-Dog – Todd Solondz
  8. Kate Plays Christine – Robert Greene
  9. Happy Hour – Ryûsuke Hamaguchi
  10. Knight of Cups – Terrence Malick
  11. Hail, Caesar! – Joel & Ethan Coen
  12. Everybody Wants Some!! – Richard Linklater
  13. The Love Witch – Anna Biller
  14. Krisha – Trey Edward Shults
  15. Pete’s Dragon – David Lowery
  16. Mountains May Depart – Jia Zhang-ke
  17. For the Plasma – Bingham Bryant and Kyle Molzan
  18. 13th – Ava DuVernay
  19. Manchester by the Sea – Kenneth Lonergan
  20. No Home Movie – Chantal Akerman
  21. The Witness – James D. Solomon
  22. Certain Women – Kelly Reichardt
  23. Sunset Song – Terence Davies
  24. Dog Eat Dog – Paul Schrader
  25. The Treasure – Corneliu Porumboiu
  26. Tower – Keith Maitland
  27. Nuts! – Penny Lane
  28. Mia Madre – Nanni Moretti
  29. Southside with You – Richard Tanne
  30. Michael Moore in TrumpLand – Michael Moore
  31. The Birth of a Nation – Nate Parker
  32. Right Now, Wrong Then – Hong Sang-soo
  33. Embrace of the Serpent – Ciro Guerra
  34. Silence – Martin Scorsese
  35. Hidden Figures – Theodore Melfi