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The Notebook’s First Annual Writers’ Poll: 2008 Top Ten

Each of the Notebook's writers were given the opportunity to submit their ten favorite films of 2008 given at least a week's theatrical run in the U.S.  The entries have been tabulated we have our first ever year's end list of The Auteurs' Notebook's favorite films.
01 A Christmas Tale (Desplechin, France)
02 Ne touchez pas la hache [The Duchess of Langeais] (Rivette, France)
03 Still Life (Jia, China)
04 In the City with Sylvia (Guerín, Spain)
05 Flight of the Red Balloon (Hou, France)
06 Woman on the Beach (Hong, South Korean)
07 Wendy and Lucy (Reichardt, USA)
4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (Mungiu, Romania)
09 The Last Mistress (Breillat, France)
10 Synecdoche, New York (Kaufman, USA)
quality films, why doesn't this continue?
Thanks for the comment, Royce. Our contributors roster grew more international so it became harder for them to all have seen (and therefore vote on) the same movies. We thus moved to our end of the year Fantasy Double Features poll:

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