Peter Debruge: 10 Best Films of 2017

Peter Debruge: 10 Best Films of 2017 (as published by Variety)

  1. The Rider – Chloé Zhao
  2. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri – Martin McDonagh
  3. Get Out – Jordan Peele
  4. Call Me by Your Name – Luca Guadagnino
  5. The Distinguished Citizen – Gastón Duprat and Mariano Cohn
  6. Blade Runner 2049 – Denis Villeneuve
  7. The Shape of Water – Guillermo del Toro
  8. The Square – Ruben Östlund
  9. I, Tonya – Craig Gillespie
  10. Lost in Paris – Dominique Abel and Fiona Gordon

Other exceptional movies

  • Brigsby Bear – Dave McCary
  • Contemporary Color – Bill Ross IV and Turner Ross
  • The Florida Project – Sean Baker
  • Heal the Living – Katell Quillévéré
  • Lady Macbeth – William Oldroyd
  • Land of Mine – Martin Zandvliet
  • mother! – Darren Aronofsky
  • Phantom Thread – Paul Thomas Anderson
  • Raw – Julia Ducournau
  • Sweet Virginia – Jamie M. Dagg