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2016 IndieWire Critics Poll Results: Best Overlooked Films

After 200 individuals voted in IndieWire's annual Critics Poll, these are the 20 films singled out as the most overlooked of 2016.

The Fits

“The Fits”

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We asked critics for their favorite films and performances of 2016. For each of the fifteen categories, respondents ranked their picks. Results were tallied using a reverse points system (e.g. five points for 1st, four points for 2nd, three points for 3rd, etc.) – we’ve listed the top 30 below. A full list of participating critics can be found here.

FULL RESULTS: 2016 IndieWire Critics Poll

1. The Fits – 24
2. Always Shine – 20
3. Happy Hour – 19
3. Krisha – 19
5. Evolution – 17
6. Embrace of the Serpent – 15
7. Chevalier – 13
7. Little Men – 13
9. Sand Storm – 12
9. Sunset Song – 12
11. Homo Sapiens – 11
11. The Innocents – 11
11. Into the Forest – 11
11. Under the Shadow – 11
15. Demon – 10
15. Pervert Park – 10
15. The Red Turtle – 10
18. The Academy of Muses – 9
18. Do Not Resist – 9
18. The Land – 9
18. The Little Prince – 9
18. The Other Side – 9
18. Right Now, Wrong Then – 9

FULL RESULTS: 2016 IndieWire Critics Poll

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