2017 in review: all our coverage

Browse our online polls and round-ups of the year’s best new movies.

The best of the year

  • Sight & Sound’s 25 best films of 2017

    Sight & Sound’s 25 best films of 2017

    We cast our poll open to the full spectrum of moving-image art works, and rising to the top are some exciting new voices and new forms.

  • The best films of 2017 – all the votes

    The best films of 2017 – all the votes

    Browse all 188 international contributors’ entries in our round-up of the year’s best movies, television and other related moving-image art works.

  • Video: The best films of 2017

    Video: The best films of 2017

    Watch Leigh Singer’s round-up of the top 25 films in our poll and the themes of the year.
    Tuesday 5 December 2017

  • The best Blu-rays (and DVDs) of 2017

    The best Blu-rays (and DVDs) of 2017

    Thirty-nine critics and curators nominate their home-cinema releases of the year, from Baron Munchausen to Vampir Cuadecuc.
    Tuesday 12 December 2017

  • The best video essays of 2017

    The best video essays of 2017

    It’s been another boom year for the art of movie-based movie criticism – for better and sometimes worse. Kevin B. Lee and David Verdeure asked 33 top practitioners and scholars to pick out the best.
    Thursday 21 December 2017

Read more around the poll in our January 2018 issue

  • Sight & Sound: the January 2018 issue

    Sight & Sound: the January 2018 issue

    The best films of 2017 and reflections on the year in cinema, plus Get Out, Twin Peaks: The Return, Frances McDormand, Gary Oldman, Miike Takashi, The Disaster Artist, The Deuce and The Twilight Zone.

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