2021 Top Ten List

  • Pig (Michael Sarnoski)
  • In Front of Your Face (Hong Sang-soo)
  • Annette (Leos Carax)
  • Ahed's Knee (Nadav Lapid)
  • Benediction (Terence Davies)
  • Petite Maman (Céline Sciamma)
  • The Power of the Dog (Jane Campion)
  • No Sudden Move (Steven Soderbergh)
  • Cliff Walkers (Zhang Yimou)
  • Onoda (Arthur Harari)
  • Additional 2021 Films By Rating

  • I'm Your Man (Maria Schrader)
  • The Girl and the Spider (Ramon & Silvan Zürcher)
  • Operation Varsity Blues (Chris Smith)
  • Wood and Water (Jonas Bak)
  • Compartment No. 6 (Juho Kuosmanen)
  • A Tale of Love and Desire (Leyla Bouzid)
  • Stowaway (Joe Penna)
  • Drive My Car (Ryusuke Hamaguchi)
  • Teenage Emotions (Frederic Da)
  • France (Bruno Dumont)
  • The Year of the Everlasting Storm (various)
  • Ali & Ava (Clio Barnard)
  • Wheel of Fortune and Fantasy (Ryûsuke Hamaguchi)
  • Montana Story (Scott McGehee & David Siegel)
  • Oxygen (Alexandre Aja)
  • Neptune Frost (Saul Williams & Anisia Uzeyman)
  • The Other Tom. (Rodrigo Plá & Laura Santullo)
  • Prisoners of the Ghostland (Sion Sono)
  • Futura (Pietro Marcello & Francesco Munzi & Alice Rohrwacher)
  • Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar (Josh Greenbaum)
  • The Tsugua Diaries (Maureen Fazendeiro & Miguel Gomes)
  • Judas and the Black Messiah (Shaka King)
  • Lingui: the Sacred Bonds (Mahamet-Saleh Haround)
  • The Ice Road (Jonathan Hensleigh)
  • The Mad Women's Ball (Mélanie Laurent)
  • The Story of My Wife (Ildikó Enyedi)
  • Arthur Rambo (Laurent Cantet)
  • No Man of God (Amber Sealey)
  • Three Floors (Nanni Moretti)
  • Bergman Island (Mia Hansen-Løve)
  • Flag Day (Sean Penn)
  • 12 Mighty Orphans (Ty Roberts)
  • The Power (Corinna Faith)
  • Earwig (Lucile Hadzihalilovic)
  • Wrath of Man (Guy Ritchie)
  • Unclenching the Fists (Kira Kovalenko)
  • Introduction (Hong Sang-soo)
  • Outside the Wire (Mikael Håfström)
  • The Alpinist (Peter Mortimer & Nick Rosen)
  • Awake (Mark Raso)
  • Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard (Patrick Hughes)
  • Inexorable (Fabrice du Welz)
  • Here Today (Billy Crystal)