Letterboxd’s ‘Official’ Top 50 of 2020

It was updated on the weekend. It's ranked by avg l.b. user rating, extracted from here.

Excluded shorts and TV/music. Included documentaries and festival films of 2019 that had their first national release in 2020 (i.e. First Cow, Bad Education, Saint Maud). Note: I only included confirmed 2020 releases, not generally undistributed 2019 films. The list did not include films that had some national releases in 2019 but U.S. releases delayed for 2020 (i.e. And Then We Danced, Bacurau, Corpus Christi).

There appears to be more 'making of' DVD featurettes on Letterboxd for recent films, i.e. Road to Roma, The Skywalker Legacy. I excluded those documentaries, even if they're feature-length, unless they had theatrical distribution. Any feature-length film that had…

  • The Three Deaths of Marisela Escobedo

    1

  • The Father

    2

  • Aswang

    3

  • The Metamorphosis of Birds

    4

  • David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet

    5

  • Minari

    6

  • Disclosure

    7

  • Sound of Metal

    8

  • Wolfwalkers

    9

  • The Year of the Discovery

    10

  • Soul

    11

  • Quo vadis, Aida?

    12

  • Violet Evergarden: The Movie

    13

  • Mangrove

    14

  • Between the World and Me

    15

  • Sertânia

    16

  • Rocks

    17

  • Little Girl

    18

  • Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train

    19

  • Mayor

    20

  • Welcome to Chechnya

    21

  • Another Round

    22

  • Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution

    23

  • Lovers Rock

    24

  • Boys State

    25

  • My First Summer

    26

  • City Hall

    27

  • Nomadland

    28

  • In My Blood It Runs

    29

  • Red Post on Escher Street

    30

  • I'm No Longer Here

    31

  • Shiva Baby

    32

  • The Mole Agent

    33

  • Rising Phoenix

    34

  • Never Rarely Sometimes Always

    35

  • Summerland

    36

  • Collective

    37

  • Identifying Features

    38

  • A Secret Love

    39

  • Some Kind of Heaven

    40

  • Dick Johnson Is Dead

    41

  • Made in Abyss: Dawn of the Deep Soul

    42

  • Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel III. Spring Song

    43

  • The Mole

    44

  • Marona's Fantastic Tale

    45

  • Feels Good Man

    46

  • History of the Occult

    47

  • Rewind

    48

  • The Siamese Bond

    49

  • his

    50