SFFCC Members’ Best of 2016
January 10th, 2017 by SFFCC

As our members complete their Best of 2016 lists, they will be added here.

Jeffrey M. Anderson (Combustible Celluloid/ Common Sense Media/ SF Examiner)

CEMETERY OF SPLENDOR
PATERSON
ARRIVAL
SULLY
MOONLIGHT
EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!!
CERTAIN WOMEN
SILENCE
O.J.: MADE IN AMERICA
LOVING

added 1/8/17

Daniel Barnes (Sacramento News & Review/ E Street Film Society)

THE HANDMAIDEN
THREE
CAMERAPERSON
THE WITCH
AMERICAN HONEY
O.J.: MADE IN AMERICA
THE SALESMAN
KRISHA
ELLE
THE WAILING

added 1/8/17

Peter Canavese (Groucho Reviews)

MOONLIGHT
ARRIVAL
FENCES
I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO
O.J.: MADE IN AMERICA
20th CENTURY WOMEN
CHRISTINE
THE HANDMAIDEN
THE FOUNDER
SNOWDEN

added 1/8/17

Marco Cerritos (Hypable, FirstShowing.net)

THE LOBSTER
FENCES
MANCHESTER BY THE SEA
MISS SLOANE
20th CENTURY WOMEN
WEINER
ZOOTOPIA
THE FOUNDER
INDIGNATION
PATRIOTS DAY

added 1/8/17

Fernando Croce (Cinepassion.org)

CEMETERY OF SPLENDOR
SULLY
PATERSON
TONI ERDMANN
RIGHT NOW, WRONG THEN
JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE + THE TENNESSEE KIDS
CAMERAPERSON
NO HOME MOVIE
ELLE
SONG

added 1/8/17

Jesse Hawthorne Ficks (48hills.org)

CAFE SOCIETY
ELLE
THE FITS
ARRIVAL and IXCANUL
THE NEON DEMON and RAHMAN RAGHAV 2.0
CERTAIN WOMEN and MOONLIGHT
HELL OR HIGH WATER and NOCTURNAL ANIMALS
THE JUNGLE BOOK and MOANA
THE LOBSTER and HIGH RISE
TONI ERDMANN and FENCES

added 1/8/17

Peter Hartlaub (SF Chronicle)

HELL OR HIGH WATER
MANCHESTER BY THE SEA
MOONLIGHT
ARRIVAL
THE WITCH
WEINER
I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO
THE JUNGLE BOOK
LA LA LAND
POP STAR: NEVER STOP NEVER STOPPING

added 1/8/17

Zaki Hasan (Zaki’s Corner /The MovieFilm Podcast)

ARRIVAL
ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY
MANCHESTER BY THE SEA
HELL OR HIGH WATER
CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR
THE NICE GUYS
LA LA LAND
HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE
STAR TREK BEYOND
WEINER

added 1/8/17

Anita Katz (San Francisco Examiner)

I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO
THE SALESMAN
TONI ERDMANN
JACKIE
MOONLIGHT
13TH
THE CLUB
O.J.: MADE IN AMERICA
MANCHESTER BY THE SEA
DON’T THINK TWICE

added 1/8/17

Mick LaSalle (San Francisco Chronicle)

KNIGHT OF CUPS
HACKSAW RIDGE
LA LA LAND
FENCES
ELLE
MANCHESTER BY THE SEA
MOONLIGHT
THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN
ARRIVAL
MIKE AND DAVE NEED WEDDING DATES

added 1/8/17

Jason LeRoy (The Binge)

MOONLIGHT
THE LOBSTER
LA LA LAND
ZOOTOPIA
ARRIVAL
JACKIE
THE MEDDLER
NOCTURNAL ANIMALS
MANCHESTER BY THE SEA
AMERICAN HONEY

added 1/8/17

Randy Myers (Bay Area News Group/randymyersinmotion.com)

MOONLIGHT
EMBRACE OF THE SERPENT
MANCHESTER BY THE SEA
LA LA LAND
SING STREET
THE HANDMAIDEN
HELL OR HIGH WATER
THE WITCH
ARRIVAL
KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS

added 1/8/17

Tim Sika (Celluloid Dreams/KGO 810-AM)

FENCES
ARRIVAL
MOONLIGHT
O.J. SIMPSON: MADE IN AMERICA
LOVING
20TH CENTURY WOMEN
I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO
SNOWDEN
TAKE ME TO THE RIVER
RULES DON’T APPLY

added 1/8/17

Michael Snyder (Marina Times/>GABNet.net/Roku)

MANCHESTER BY THE SEA
EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!!
THE HANDMAIDEN
A BIGGER SPLASH
ARRIVAL
SING STREET
ZOOTOPIA
JACKIE
20TH CENTURY WOMEN
LOVING

added 1/8/17

Richard Von Busack (Metro Newspapers)

CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WARS
FENCES
THE HANDMAIDEN
HELL AND HIGH WATER
HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE
LOVING
MOONLIGHT
OJ: MADE IN AMERICA
THE WITCH
ZOOTOPIA

added 1/8/17

Jan Wahl (KRON-TV/KCBS 740 AM)

HIDDEN FIGURES
LA LA LAND
QUEEN OF KATWE
DENIAL
MANCHESTER BY THE SEA
MOANA
SULLY
EYE IN THE SKY
THE FOUNDER
FENCES

added 1/8/17

Mel Valentin (nextprojection.com)

ARRIVAL
PATERSON
SILENCE
MOONLIGHT
MANCHESTER BY THE SEA
KUBO & THE TWO STRINGS
THE WITCH
UNDER THE SHADOW
I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO
20th CENTURY WOMEN

added 1/8/17

Kelly Vance (East Bay Express)

HELL OR HIGH WATER
INDIGNATION
I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO
MILES AHEAD
MOONLIGHT
NERUDA
O.J.: MADE IN AMERICA
PATERSON
THINGS TO COME
TOWER

added 1/8/17

Yar Wei (Sing Tao Chinese Radio/Sing Tao Daily)

LA LA LAND
MOONLIGHT
MANCHESTER By THE SEA
THE SALESMAN
THE HANDMAIDEN
ARRIVAL
HIDDEN FIGURES
DEADPOOL
KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS
NOCTURNAL ANIMALS

added 1/8/17

 

SFFCC Members’ Best of 2014
December 30th, 2014 by SFFCC

As our members complete their Best of 2014 lists, they will be added here.

Jeffrey M. Anderson (Combustible Celluloid)

BOYHOOD
BIRDMAN
THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL
IDA
THE LEGO MOVIE
SNOWPIERCER
UNDER THE SKIN
JODOROWSKY’S DUNE
THE SKELETON TWINS
GOODBYE TO LANGUAGE 3-D

added 1/1/2015

Daniel Barnes (Sacramento News & Review)

UNDER THE SKIN
INHERENT VICE
LISTEN UP PHILIP
BOYHOOD
MR. TURNER
STRANGER BY THE LAKE
WE ARE THE BEST!
SNOWPIERCER
VISITORS
THE OVERNIGHTERS

added 12/30/14

Bernard Boo (waytooindie.com)

UNDER THE SKIN
WHIPLASH
BOYHOOD
TWO DAYS, ONE NIGHT
MR. TURNER
BIRDMAN
TIM’S VERMEER
THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL
DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES
JODOROWSKY’S DUNE

added 1/13/2015

Peter Canavese (Groucho Reviews)

BOYHOOD
NATIONAL GALLERY
LEVIATHAN
UNDER THE SKIN
ONLY LOVERS LEFT ALIVE
MR. TURNER
STRANGER BY THE LAKE
CITIZENFOUR
INHERENT VICE
SNOWPIERCER

added 1/1/2015

Michael Fox (J)

IDA
LE-WEEKEND
LOVE IS STRANGE
BOYHOOD
CALVARY
CHELSEA GIRLS
LISTEN UP PHILIP
THE OVERNIGHTERS
SELMA
MR. TURNER

added 1/13/2015

Michael Guillen (The Evening Class)

THE AUCTION
BIRDMAN
BOYHOOD
CLOUDS OF SILS MARIA
EASTERN BOYS
LEVIATHAN
NORTE: THE END OF HISTORY
SELMA
TWO DAYS, ONE NIGHT
WHITE SHADOW

added 1/1/2015

Peter Hartlaub (SF Chronicle)

BOYHOOD
THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL
SNOWPIERCER
WHIPLASH
BIRDMAN
THE LEGO MOVIE
SELMA
THE BABADOOK
RAID 2: BERANDAL
CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER

added 1/13/2015

Leba Hertz (San Francisco Chronicle)

BOYHOOD
BIRDMAN
THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL
IMITATION GAME
THEORY OF EVERYTHING
THE LEGO MOVIE
DIPLOMACY
SELMA
LAST WEEKEND
DRAFT DAY

added 1/13/2015

Anita Katz (SF Examiner)

CITIZENFOUR
BIRDMAN
MR. TURNER
IDA
LEVIATHAN
BOYHOOD
CALVARY
LAST DAYS IN VIETNAM
LOCKE
THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL

added 1/1/2015

Jonathan Kiefer (SF Weekly)

BLUE RUIN
BOYHOOD
CALVARY
FORCE MAJEURE
THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL
HAPPY CHRISTMAS
LAND HO!
LISTEN UP PHILIP
NIGHT MOVES
UNDER THE SKIN

added 1/1/2015

Mick LaSalle (San Francisco Chronicle)

BOYHOOD
BIRDMAN
A MOST VIOLENT YEAR
THIRD PERSON
CALVARY
FURY
CHEF
BIG EYES
THE GALAPAGOS AFFAIR
ROB THE MOB

added 1/1/2015

Carla Meyer (Sacramento Bee)

BOYHOOD
BIRDMAN
TWO DAYS, ONE NIGHT
THE BABADOOK
GONE GIRL
UNDER THE SKIN
NIGHTCRAWLER
THE DROP
LIFE ITSELF
WILD

added 1/1/2015

Omar P.L. Moore (The Popcorn Reel)

THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL
IDA
UNDER THE SKIN
BOYHOOD
SELMA
BIRDMAN
CITIZENFOUR
DEAR WHITE PEOPLE
CALVARY
THE LEGO MOVIE

added 1/1/2015

Tim Sika (Celluloid Dreams)

BOYHOOD
LEVIATHAN
UNDER THE SKIN
JODOROWSKY’S DUNE
MR. TURNER
THE ONE I LOVE
SNOWPIERCER
STRANGER BY THE LAKE
HAPPY VALLEY
WILD

added 1/1/2015

Michael Snyder (Marina Times)

A MOST VIOLENT YEAR
BIG EYES
BIG HERO 6
BIRDMAN
BOYHOOD
CITIZENFOUR
CONVERGENCE
FOXCATCHER
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY
MOMMY
NIGHTCRAWLER
SELMA
THE IMITATION GAME
THE TWO FACES OF JANUARY
WHIPLASH

added 1/1/2015

Kelly Vance (East Bay Express)

CALVARY
IDA
GONE GIRL
NIGHTCRAWLER
THE HOMESMAN
BIRDMAN
BOYHOOD
VIOLETTE
A MOST VIOLENT YEAR
BLUE RUIN

added 1/1/2015

Richard Von Busack (San Jose Metro)

BIRDMAN
BIG EYES
MR. TURNER
FURY
INHERENT VICE
VIOLETTE
THE OVERNIGHTERS
THE SKELETON TWINS
IDA
WILD/TRACKS (tied)

added 1/13/2015

Jan Wahl (KCBS 740 AM)

THE GALAPAGOS AFFAIR: SATAN CAME TO EDEN
STILL ALICE
IDA
MEN, WOMEN & CHILDREN
ST. VINCENT
BIRDMAN
SELMA
THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING
PRIDE
THE IMITATION GAME

added 1/13/2015

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