Rightwing Film Geek

Top 10 this year

1. Cameraperson (Kirsten Johnson, USA)
2. Manchester by the Sea (Kenneth Lonergan, USA)
3. The Witch: A New England Folk Tale (Robert Eggers, USA)
4. Love and Friendship (Whit Stillman, Britain)
5. Everybody Wants Some!! (Richard Linklater, USA)
6. Hell or High Water (David Mackenzie, USA)
7. Kate Plays Christine (Robert Greene, USA)
8. Julieta (Pedro Almodovar, Spain)
9. The Birth of a Nation (Nate Parker, USA)
10. The Treasure (Corneliu Porumboiu, Romania)

HONORABLE MENTIONS
English fiction:
Kubo and the Two Strings (Travis Knight, USA); Little Men (Ira Sachs, USA); Hacksaw Ridge (Mel Gibson, USA); Loving (Jeff Nichols, USA); I, Daniel Blake (Ken Loach, Britain); Indignation (James Schamus, USA); Absolutely Fabulous (Mandie Fletcher, Britain)

Foreign fiction:
Aferim! (Radu Jude, Romania); Our Little Sister (Hirokazu Kore-eda, Japan); Elle (Paul Verhoeven, France); The Mermaid (Stephen Chow, China); Under the Shadow (Babak Anvari, Britain/Iran)

Documentary:
Author: The JT Leroy Story (Jeff Feuerzig, USA); Weiner (Josh Kriegman and Elyse Steinberg, USA); Nuts! (Penny Lane, USA); Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World (Werner Herzog, USA); The Lovers & the Despot (Robert Cannan and Ross Adam, USA/South Korea); Eat That Question: Frank Zappa in His Own Words (Thorsten Schutte, Germany/USA)

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