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Tangerine was a big hit among Chlotrudis members, and it took the three awards at this year's ceremony.

Top 10's of 2015

Chlotrudis members were invited to share their Top 10 movie lists of 2015 on the website. See what various members chose as their top films of the year. See how many of their favorites made the final ballot. See if your tastes coincide with any particular Chlotrudis member. If you're a member, send in your Top 10 of the year and we'll include it here.

Thom Bowser's Top 10 of 2015
  1. Maps to the Stars
  2. The Sound & the Fury
  3. Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
  4. Yakuza Apocalypse
  5. Clouds of Sils Maria
  6. Cymbeline
  7. Mr. Turner
  8. The Forbidden Room
  9. I Am Happiness on Earth
  10. The New Girlfriend
Maps to the Stars
Maps to the Stars

Julie Blumenthal's Top Films of 2015

Kumiko the Treasure Hunter
Kumiko the Treasure Hunter

    1. Spotlight
    2. Room
    3. Kumiko the Treasure Hunter
    4. Diary of a Teenage Girl
    5. Tangerine
    6. People Places Things
    7. Appropriate Behavior
    8. James White
    9. Girlhood
    10. 99 Homes
    11. What We Do in the Shadows
    12. Ex Machina
Honorable Mentions: Mistress America, Carol, Clouds of Sils Maria, Duke of Burgundy, About Elly, Advantageous,The New Girlfriend, Boy Meets Girl

Honorable Mentions Docs: Amy, Actress, Going Clear Scientology and the Prison of Belief

Kim Brown's Dynamite Dozen from 2015

Avengers: Age of Ultron
Black Mass
Boy Meets Girl
Crimson Peak
Inside Out
Kingsman: The Secret Service
Love and Mercy
Me and Early and the Dying Girl
Scout's Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse
Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Boy Meets Girl
Boy Meets Girl

Michael Colford's Top Films of 2015
Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem
Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem

  1. Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem
  2. Advantageous
  3. Room
  4. Winter Sleep
  5. People Places Things
  6. Girlhood
  7. About Elly
  8. Carol
  9. Tangerine
  10. Appropriate Behavior
  11. Clouds of Sils Maria
  12. Breathe
  13. James White
  14. 99 Homes
  15. What We Do in the Shadows
  16. The Duke of Burgundy
  17. Ned Rifle
  18. Cupcakes
And a few more: The New Girlfriend, Kumiko the Treasure Hunter, Wildlike, Charlie's Country, Boy Meets Girl

Pete Davidson's Top Films of 2015
  1. The Revenant
  2. Leviathan
  3. Sicario
  4. Li'l Quinquin
  5. Black Coal Thin Ice
  6. Timbuktu
  7. Steve Jobs
  8. The Big Short
  9. '71
  10. Ex Machina
Honorable Mentions: About Elly, Amy, Brooklyn, Mad Max: Fury Road, Black Souls, Clouds of Sils Maria, and Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

Guilty Pleasures (in 3-d): The Walk and Everest

Paul Elsnau's Top 15 from '15!
  1. The Duke of Burgundy
  2. The Boy and the World
  3. Beasts of No Nation
  4. '71
  5. Charlie's Country
  6. Ex Machina
  7. Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
  8. The Water Diviner
  9. Mandariinid (Tangerines)
  10. Timbuktu
  11. Love and Mercy
  12. Wild Tales
  13. Room
  14. Black Souls
  15. The Assassin
Beasts of No Nation
Beasts of No Nation

Bruce Kingsley's Top 10... and More of 2015


Packed in a Trunk

Packed in a Trunk

  1. Mustang
  2. White God
  3. Diary of a Teenage Girl
  4. Packed in a Trunk
  5. Winter Sleep
  6. Tu Dors Nicole
  7. Cemetery of Speldour
  8. Tom at the Farm
  9. Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem
  10. Spotlight
  11. Tangerines
  12. 99 Homes
  13. Truman
  14. Virgin Mountain
  15. From Afar
  16. The Club
  17. Democrats
  18. Remember
  19. Our Little Sister
  20. Palio
  21. Listen to Me Marlon

TC Kirkham's Baker's Dozen of 2015
Biy Eats Girl
Inside Out
Love & Mercy
The Martian
Me and Early and the Dying Girl
Paper Towns
The Peanuts Movie
The Russian Woodpecker
The Search for General Tso
Steak (R)evolution
Sunshine Superman
Tom at the Farm
The Wolfpack

Tom at the Farm
Tom at the Farm

Chris Kriofske's Top 10 of 2014
The Look of Silence
The Look of Silence

  1. The Duke of Burgundy
  2. The Look of Silence
  3. Carol
  4. Anomalisa
  5. Kumiko the Treasure Hunter
  6. Spotlight
  7. 45 Years
  8. Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem
  9. Diary of a Teenage Girl
  10. Tangerine
Honorable Mention: 99 Homes, Appropriate Behavior, The Forbidden Room, Results, Winter Sleep

Best Non-Chlotrudis-Eligible Film: It Follows

Vicki Oleskey's Top 10 of 2015
1. Spotlight
2. Tangerine
3. 99 Homes
4. A War
5. Mustang
6. Meru
7. Beasts of No Nation
8. Room
9. 45 Years
10. Trumbo

99 Homes
99 Homes

Toni Pennacchia's Top 20 of 2015 (in no particular order)
The Duke of Burgundy
Jimmy’s Hall
The Boy and the World
Black Souls
Beasts of No Nation
Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem
The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared
White God
Wild Tales
Charlie’s Country
Son of Saul
People Places Things
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
Mississippi Grind
Time Out Of Mind

Charlie's Country
Charlie's Country

Jeffrey Pike's Top Movies of 2015


About Elly
About Elly

  1. Carol
  2. The Duke of Burgundy
  3. Tangerine
  4. Victoria
  5. Girlhood
  6. Mustang
  7. About Elly
  8. Appropriate Behavior
  9. White God
  10. Buzzard
  11. 1001 Grams
  12. Red Army
  13. Meru
  14. Wild Tales
Mainstream Films
  1. Dope
  2. The Martian
  3. The Force Awakens

Kyle Renick's 10 Best Films of 2015

    1.The Duke of Burgundy
    2. Tangerine
    3. White God
    4. La Sapienza
    5. The Creation of Meaning
    6. The Assassin
    7. Christmas, Again
    8. Futuro Beach
    9. The Look of Silence
    10. Buzzard

    Five More Best Films of 2015
    1. Antarctic Edge: 70º South
    2. Ballet 422
    3. Leviathan
    4. Meru
    5. Wild tales

The Duke of Burgundy
The Duke of Burgundy

La Sapienza
La Sapienza

Diane Young's Top 10 of 2015
  1. Leviathan
  2. A Most Violent Year
  3. Room
  4. Spotlight
  5. Mustang
  6. Brooklyn
  7. 45 years
  8. Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem
  9. Shaun the Sheep Movie
  10. Amy