Slant: 50 Best Films of 2016

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Toni Erdmann - Maren Ade

Slant Magazine: 50 Best Films of 2016

  1. Toni Erdmann – Maren Ade
  2. O.J.: Made in America – Ezra Edelman
  3. Happy Hour – Ryûsuke Hamaguchi
  4. Cemetery of Splendour – Apichatpong Weerasethakul
  5. Elle – Paul Verhoeven
  6. Paterson – Jim Jarmusch
  7. Moonlight – Barry Jenkins
  8. Cameraperson – Kirsten Johnson
  9. Manchester by the Sea – Kenneth Lonergan
  10. The Treasure – Corneliu Porumboiu
  11. Right Now, Wrong Then – Hong Sang-soo
  12. No Home Movie – Chantal Akerman
  13. Knight of Cups – Terrence Malick
  14. Sunset Song – Terence Davies
  15. The Love Witch – Anna Biller
  16. Certain Women – Kelly Reichardt
  17. Everybody Wants Some!! – Richard Linklater
  18. Love & Friendship – Whit Stillman
  19. The Illinois Parables – Deborah Stratman
  20. Homo sapiens – Nikolaus Geyrhalter
  21. Kate Plays Christine – Robert Greene
  22. The Academy of Muses – José Luis Guerín
  23. Fire at Sea – Gianfranco Rosi
  24. Homeland (Iraq Year Zero) – Abbas Fahdel
  25. The Neon Demon – Nicolas Winding Refn
  26. Kaili Blues – Bi Gan
  27. In the Shadow of Women – Philippe Garrel
  28. Aquarius – Kleber Mendonça Filho
  29. Neon Bull – Gabriel Mascaro
  30. Hail, Caesar! – Joel & Ethan Coen
  31. The Other Side – Roberto Minervini
  32. The Lobster – Yorgos Lanthimos
  33. Wiener-Dog – Todd Solondz
  34. 20th Century Women – Mike Mills
  35. Mia Madre – Nanni Moretti
  36. Aferim! – Radu Jude
  37. The Fits – Anna Rose Holmer
  38. Midnight Special – Jeff Nichols
  39. Little Men – Ira Sachs
  40. Cosmos – Andrzej Zulawski
  41. Henry Gamble’s Birthday Party – Stephen Cone
  42. Do Not Resist – Craig Atkinson
  43. The Handmaiden – Park Chan-wook
  44. Mountains May Depart – Jia Zhang-ke
  45. Demon – Marcin Wrona
  46. Creepy – Kiyoshi Kurosawa
  47. Things to Come – Mia Hansen-Løve
  48. I Am Not Madame Bovary – Feng Xiaogang
  49. 13th – Ava DuVernay
  50. Fort Buchanan – Benjamin Crotty