10/10: Vivian Qu

The director of the upcoming Angel Wears White and 2013’s Trap Street, shares her ten eight favorite films from the last ten years.

1. Holy Motors (Leos Carax, 2012)

2. The Assassin (Hou Hsiao-hsien, 2015)

3. Certified Copy (Abbas Kiarostami, 2010)

4. Carlos (Olivier Assayas, 2010)

5. Boyhood (Richard Linklater, 2014)

6. Elle (Paul Verhoeven, 2012)

7. Amour (Michael Haneke, 2012)

8. The Square (Ruben Östlund, 2017)


Vivian Qu’s Angels Wear White opens May 4 in New York. More info can be found here.

10/10 is an ongoing series in which we ask cinephiles to name their ten favorite films from the last ten years (currently, between 2008 and 2018).