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Sundance 2017 IndieWire Critics Poll Results: Best Film

After over 50 individuals voted in IndieWire's annual Sundance Critics Poll, these are their picks for the festival's best films.

Armie Hammer, Michael Stuhlbarg, Luca Guadagnino, Timothée Chalamet and Walter Fasano

Armie Hammer, Michael Stuhlbarg, Luca Guadagnino, Timothée Chalamet and Walter Fasano

Daniel Bergeron

We asked critics for their favorite films and performances of Sundance 2017. For each of the seven 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 films below. A full list of participating critics can be found here.

FULL RESULTS: Sundance 2017 IndieWire Critics Poll

1. Call Me by Your Name – 135
2. A Ghost Story – 91
3. The Big Sick – 58
4. Mudbound – 35
5. Brigsby Bear – 24
6. Thoroughbred – 24
7. City of Ghosts – 19
8. Wind River – 19
9. Columbus – 18
10. Last Men in Aleppo – 18
11. Beatriz at Dinner – 16
12. Patti Cake$ – 16
13. Ingrid Goes West – 15
14. Quest – 14
15. Menashe – 13
16. My Happy Family – 13
17. Whose Streets? – 13
18. Strong Island – 10
19. The Hero – 10
20. Band Aid – 9
21. Casting JonBenet – 9
22. God’s Own Country – 9
23. Manifesto – 8
24. Person to Person – 8
25. Raw – 8
26. Get Out – 8
27. Chasing Coral – 6
28. Dina – 6
29. Lemon – 6
30. Tokyo Idols – 6
31. Gook – 5
32. Long Strange Trip – 5
33. Marjorie Prime – 5
34. Step – 5
35. The Wound – 5
36. 78/52 – 4
37. Beach Rats – 4
38. Icarus – 4
39. Novitiate – 4
40. Sami Blood – 4
41. The Little Hours – 4
42. The Workers Cup – 4
43. World Without End (No Incidents Reported) – 4
44. Bitch – 3
45. Cries from Syria – 3
46. Dayveon – 3
47. Dolores – 3
48. Golden Exits – 3
49. Walking Out – 3
50. Bad Day for the Cut – 2
50. Berlin Syndrome – 2
50. Crown Heights – 2
50. Lady Macbeth – 2
50. Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World – 2
50. The Discovery – 2
50. The Nile Hilton Incident – 2
50. The Polka King – 2
50. To the Bone – 2
50. Where is Kyra? – 2

FULL RESULTS: Sundance 2017 IndieWire Critics Poll

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