Golden Brick Awards
Reviewed/recommended by at least one host.
Not a mainstream/highly publicized movie.
Made by new or newly-established filmmaker.
Show a clear directorial vision/artistic ambition.
Other candidates: Born to Be Blue, The Phenom, Morris from America, Southside with You, Rams, Under the Shadow, The Edge of Seventeen
The Duke of Burgundy
What We Do in the Shadows - Listener's Choice
The Diary of a Teenage Girl
Other candidates: Matt Shepard Is a Friend of Mine, Slow West, Love & Mercy, The Tribe, Meru, Phoenix, The Mend, Heart of a Dog
Dear White People
The One I Love
Other candidates: 20,000 Days on Earth (AK), The Congress (JL), The Double (JL), Finding Vivian Maier (AK), Listen Up Philip, Locke (AK), Mistaken for Strangers (AK), Memphis (JL), Whiplash
The Act of Killing
Beyond the Hills
Short Term 12
Stories We Tell
Other candidates: Fruitvale Station (JL), In a World... (AK), Leviathan (JL), Like Someone in Love, Much Ado About Nothing (JL), The Spectacular Now
Beasts of the Southern Wild
The Color Wheel
The House I Live In
The Loved Ones
Once Upon a Time in Anatolia - Listener's Choice
Oslo, August 31st
Take Shelter - Listener's Choice
Other candidates: Another Earth, Bill Cunningham New York, Martha Marcy May Marlene, Project Nim, Win Win
A Film Unfinished
It's Kind of a Funny Story
The Tillman Story
Note: 2010 list was heavy on movies that even we overlooked initially and did not review.
Anvil: The Story of Anvil
World's Greatest Dad