Richard Brody: 35 Best Movies of 2017

Richard Brody: 35 Best Movies of 2017 (as published by The New Yorker)

  1. Get Out – Jordan Peele
  2. A Quiet Passion – Terence Davies
  3. Good Time – Ben Safdie and Joshua Safdie
  4. A Ghost Story – David Lowery
  5. Slack Bay – Bruno Dumont
  6. Phantom Thread – Paul Thomas Anderson
  7. Beach Rats – Eliza Hittman
  8. Faces Places – Agnès Varda and JR
  9. Song to Song – Terrence Malick
  10. Silvio – Albert Birney and Kentucker Audley
  11. Lady Bird – Greta Gerwig
  12. Columbus – Kogonada
  13. Hermia & Helena – Matías Piñeiro
  14. On the Beach at Night Alone – Hong Sang-soo
  15. Rat Film – Theo Anthony
  16. Strong Island – Yance Ford
  17. The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) – Noah Baumbach
  18. Son of Joseph – Eugène Green
  19. Hissein Habre, a Chadian Tragedy – Mahamat-Saleh Haroun
  20. The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman’s Portrait Photography – Errol Morris
  21. Félicité – Alain Gomis
  22. Dawson City: Frozen Time – Bill Morrison
  23. Colossal – Nacho Vigalondo
  24. I Called Him Morgan – Kasper Collin
  25. The Unknown Girl – Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne
  26. Actor Martinez – Mike Ott and Nathan Silver
  27. Whose Streets? – Sabaah Folayan and Damon Davis
  28. Logan Lucky – Steven Soderbergh
  29. Planetarium – Rebecca Zlotowski
  30. Marshall – Reginald Hudlin
  31. The Lost City of Z – James Gray
  32. Icaros: A Vision – Leonor Caraballo and Matteo Norzi
  33. Mimosas – Oliver Laxe
  34. Wait for Your Laugh – Jason Wise
  35. The Rape of Recy Taylor – Nancy Buirski