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Cahiers du Cinema Names Top Ten Films of 2012: 'Holy Motors' Reigns, Cronenberg, Ferrara and Coppola Represent [TRAILERS]

Photo of Beth Hanna By Beth Hanna | Thompson on Hollywood November 21, 2012 at 2:39PM

Cahiers du Cinema has released its Top 10 Films of 2012, and it's appropriately eclectic, with Leos Carax's berserk "Holy Motors" topping the list.
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"Holy Motors"
"Holy Motors"

Cahiers du Cinema has released its Top 10 Films of 2012, and it's appropriately eclectic, with Leos Carax's berserk "Holy Motors" topping the list. David Cronenberg's "Cosmopolis," Miguel Gomes' "Tabu" and Hong Sang-Soo's "In Another Country" also make the cut. Jeff Nichols' 2011 poetic, apocalyptic "Take Shelter" also represents, as does Francis Ford Coppola's "Twixt" and Abel Ferrara's "4:44 Last Day on Earth." Full list below.

Check out our TOH! review of "Holy Motors" here.

Cahiers du Cinema's Top 10 of 2012 (with several ties):

1. Holy Motors (Leos Carax)

2. Cosmopolis (David Cronenberg)

3. Twixt (Francis Ford Coppola)

4. 4:44 Last Day On Earth (Abel Ferrara)

4. In Another Country (Hong Sang-Soo)

4. Take Shelter (Jeff Nichols)

7. Go Go Tales (Abel Ferrara)

8. Tabu (Miguel Gomes)

8. Faust (Alexadre Sokourov)

10. Keep The Lights On (Ira Sachs)

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