Sundance 2022 critics ratings

Scaled to 0-10

Very Good New Films

1. "jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy" (Coodie Simmons, Chike Ozah) [9.70/10 0.6]
2. "Fresh" (Mimi Cave) [9.00/4 3.0]

Good New Films

3. "TikTok, Boom." (Shalini Kantayya) [7.61/44 1.6]

   The rest is below 7 or is not new or has not enough votes.

All official sections

U.S. Dramatic [7.69/6]

1. "Cha Cha Real Smooth" (Cooper Raiff) [9.00/2 1.0]
2. "Nanny" (Nikyatu Jusu) [9.00/2 1.0]
3. "Dual" (Riley Stearns) [8.50/2 1.5]
4. "Master" (Mariama Diallo) [8.00/1 3.4]
-------------------------
5. "Emergency" (Carey Williams) [6.00/2 2.0]
6. "Alice" (Krystin Ver Linden) [5.67/3 2.0]
"892" (Abi Damaris Corbin) [-]
"Blood" (Bradley Rust Gray) [-]
"Palm Trees and Power Lines" (Jamie Dack) [-]
"Watcher" (Chloe Okuno) [-]

World Dramatic [5.62/4]

-------------------------
1. "Utama" (Alejandro Loayza Grisi, Bolivia) [6.50/2 0.5]
2. "Klondike (Клондайк)" (Maryna Er Gorbach, Ukr) [6.00/1 0.0]
3. "Dos estaciones" (Juan Pablo González, Mex) [5.00/1 0.0]
4. "You Won't Be Alone" (Goran Stolevski) [5.00/2 2.0]
"Girl Picture (Tytöt tytöt tytöt)" (Alli Haapasalo, Fin) [reviews]
"Brian and Charles" (Jim Archer, UK 2021) [-]
"Gentle" (László Csuja, Hun) [-]
"Leonor Will Never Die" (Martika Ramirez Escobar, Phil) [-]
"Mars One (Marte Um)" (Gabriel Martins, Bra) [-]

U.S. Documentaries [6.92/5]

1. "The Exiles" (Violet Columbus, Ben Klein) [10.00/1 0.0]
2. "Fire of Love" (Sara Dosa) [9.00/1 0.0]
3. "TikTok, Boom." (Shalini Kantayya) [7.61/44 1.6]
4. "Free Chol Soo Lee" (Eugene Yi, Julie Ha) [7.00/1 0.0]
-------------------------
5. "Jihad Rehab" (Meg Smaker) [1.00/1 0.0]
"Aftershock" (Tonya Lewis Lee, Paula Eiselt) [-]
"Descendant" (Margaret Brown) [-]
"I Didn't See You There" (Reid Davenport) [-]
"The Janes" (Tia Lessin, Emma Pildes) [-]

World Documentaries [8.33/3]

1. "We Met in Virtual Reality" (Joe Hunting) [10.00/1 0.0]
2. "Sirens" (Rita Baghdadi) [8.00/1 0.0]
3. "Calendar Girls" (Love Martinsen, Maria Loohufvud) [7.00/1 0.0]
-------------------------
"A House Made of Splinters" (Simon Lereng Wilmont) [-]
"All That Breathes" (Shaunak Sen) [-]
"Midwives" (Hnin Ei Hlaing) [-]
"Nothing Compares" (Kathryn Ferguson) [-]
"Tantura" (Alon Schwarz) [-]
"The Mission" (Tania Anderson) [-]
"The Territory" (Alex Pritz) [-]

NEXT [7.65/5]

1. "Something in the Dirt" (Aaron Moorhead, Justin Benson) [10.00/1 0.0]
2. "A Love Song" (Max Walker-Silverman) [8.00/1 0.0]
3. "Riotsville, USA" (Sierra Pettengill) [7.50/2 0.5]
-------------------------
4. "Framing Agnes" (Chase Joynt) [6.67/3 1.5]
5. "The Cathedral" (Ricky D’Ambrose, 2021) Venice [6.08/1 0.0]
"Every Day in Kaimuki" (Alika Tengan) [-]
"Mija" (Isabel Castro) [-]

Midnight [6.06/4]

1. "Fresh" (Mimi Cave) [9.00/4 3.0]
-------------------------
2. "Speak No Evil (Gæsterne)" (Christian Tafdrup, 2021 Den/NL) [6.25/8 0.4]
3. "Hatching (Pahanhautoja)" (Hanna Bergholm, Fin) [5.00/7 1.3]
4. "Babysitter" (Monia Chokri, Can) [4.00/2 1.0]
"Meet Me In The Bathroom" (Will Lovelace, Dylan Southern) [-]

Spotlight [7.54/5]

1. "The Worst Person in the World" (Joachim Trier, Nor 2021) Cannes [9.10/2 0.9]
2. "Happening (L'Événement)" (Audrey Diwan, Fr 2021) Venice [7.60/1 0.0]
3. "After Yang" (Kogonada) Cannes [7.20/1 0.0]
-------------------------
4. "Three Minutes - A Lengthening" (Bianca Stigter, 2021) Toronto [6.98/1 0.0]
5. "Neptune Frost" (Saul Williams, Anisia Uzeyman, Rwanda 2021) Toronto [6.82/1 0.0]

Kids

-------------------------
"Maika" (Ham Tran, Vie) [-]
"Summering" (James Ponsoldt) [-]

Premieres [6.16/8]

1. "jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy" (Coodie Simmons, Chike Ozah) [9.70/10 0.6]
2. "2nd Chance" (Ramin Bahrani) [8.00/1 0.0]
3. "Brainwashed: Sex-Camera-Power" (Nina Menkes, 2021) [7.00/1 0.0]
4. "Lucy and Desi" (Amy Poehler) [7.00/1 0.0]
5. "We Need To Talk About Cosby" (W. Kamau Bell) [7.00/2 0.0]
-------------------------
6. "When You Finish Saving the World" (Jesse Eisenberg) [5.60/1 0.0]
7. "Final Cut" (Michel Hazanavicius, Fr) [4.00/1 2.9]
8. "Living" (Oliver Hermanus, UK) [1.00/7 1.0]
"Am I Ok?" (Tig Notaro, Stephanie Allynne) [-]
"Call Jane" (Phyllis Nagy) [-]
"DOWNFALL: The Case Against Boeing" (Rory Kennedy) [-]
"Emily the Criminal" (John Patton Ford) [-]
"God's Country" (Julian Higgins) [-]
"Good Luck to You, Leo Grande" (Sophie Hyde) [-]
"Honk For Jesus. Save Your Soul" (Adamma Ebo) [-]
"La Guerra Civil" (Eva Longoria Bastón, UK 2021) [-]
"My Old School" (Jono McLeod) [-]
"Resurrection" (Andrew Semans) [-]
"Sharp Stick" (Lena Dunham) [-]
"The Princess" (Ed Perkins) [-]
"To the End" (Rachel Lears) [-]

Documentary Premieres

Special Events

-------------------------
"Last Flight Home" (Ondi Timoner) [-]

Slamdance [7.08/14]

1. "Hannah Ha Ha" (Jordan Tetewsky, Joshua Pikovsky) [10.00/1 0.0]
2. "Honeycomb" (Avalon Fast) [10.00/3 0.0]
3. "The Civil Dead" (Clay Tatum) [10.00/2 0.0]
4. "Underdog" (Tommy Hyde) [8.00/1 0.0]
5. "Forget Me Not" (Olivier Bernier, 2021) [7.67/3 1.7]
6. "Facing Monsters" (Bentley Dean, 2021) [7.00/1 0.0]
-------------------------
7. "Love Tasting (Ostatni Komers)" (Dawid Nickel, Pol 2020) Nowi Horizonty, ... [6.88/1 0.0]
8. "Killing the Eunuch Khan (Koshtan-e khajeh)" (Abed Abest, 2021) [6.00/1 0.0]
9. "Ultrainnocence (Ultrainocencia)" (Manuel Arija de la Cuerda, Spa 2020) Tallin, Cluj [6.00/1 0.0]
10. "Yelling Fire In An Empty Theater" (Justin Zuckerman, 2021) [6.00/1 0.0]
11. "Actual People" (Kit Zauhar, 2021) [5.80/1 0.0]
12. "Furia" (Krzysztof Kasior, 2021) [5.50/2 1.5]
13. "We Are Living Things" (Antonio Tibaldi, 2021) Deauville [5.20/1 0.0]
14. "Imperfect" (Brian Malone, Regan Linton) [5.00/1 0.0]
"Be Right Back (Gleich zurück)" (Frauke Havemann) [-]
"Doggy Love" (Mahmoud Ghaffari) [-]
"Ferroequinology" (Alex Nevill) [-]
"Goodafternoon Sweetdream" (Bang Seung Hyeon, Kor) [-]
"New Jack" (Danny Lee, Noah Lee) [-]
"Paris is in Harlem" (Christina Kallas) [-]
"Retrograde" (Adrian Murray) [-]
"Snow White Dies at the End (Снежана умира на крајот)" (Kristijan Risteski, Macedo) [-]
"Sylvie of the Sunshine State" (Sasha Levinson) [-]
"Therapy Dogs" (Ethan Eng) [-]

All films

Sorted by avg vote, unfiltered:
1. "Hannah Ha Ha" (Jordan Tetewsky, Joshua Pikovsky) [10.00/1 0.0]
2. "Honeycomb" (Avalon Fast) [10.00/3 0.0]
3. "Something in the Dirt" (Aaron Moorhead, Justin Benson) [10.00/1 0.0]
4. "The Civil Dead" (Clay Tatum) [10.00/2 0.0]
5. "The Exiles" (Violet Columbus, Ben Klein) [10.00/1 0.0]
6. "We Met in Virtual Reality" (Joe Hunting) [10.00/1 0.0]
7. "jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy" (Coodie Simmons, Chike Ozah) [9.70/10 0.6]
8. "The Worst Person in the World" (Joachim Trier, Nor 2021) Cannes [9.10/2 0.9]
9. "Cha Cha Real Smooth" (Cooper Raiff) [9.00/2 1.0]
10. "Fire of Love" (Sara Dosa) [9.00/1 0.0]
11. "Nanny" (Nikyatu Jusu) [9.00/2 1.0]
12. "Dual" (Riley Stearns) [8.50/2 1.5]
13. "2nd Chance" (Ramin Bahrani) [8.00/1 0.0]
14. "A Love Song" (Max Walker-Silverman) [8.00/1 0.0]
15. "Sirens" (Rita Baghdadi) [8.00/1 0.0]
16. "Underdog" (Tommy Hyde) [8.00/1 0.0]
17. "Forget Me Not" (Olivier Bernier, 2021) [7.67/3 1.7]
18. "Fresh" (Mimi Cave) [7.60/5 3.0]
19. "Happening (L'Événement)" (Audrey Diwan, Fr 2021) Venice [7.60/1 0.0]
20. "Framing Agnes" (Chase Joynt) [7.50/4 1.5]
21. "Riotsville, USA" (Sierra Pettengill) [7.50/2 0.5]
22. "TikTok, Boom." (Shalini Kantayya) [7.45/49 1.6]
23. "After Yang" (Kogonada) Cannes [7.20/1 0.0]
24. "Brainwashed: Sex-Camera-Power" (Nina Menkes, 2021) [7.00/1 0.0]
25. "Calendar Girls" (Love Martinsen, Maria Loohufvud) [7.00/1 0.0]
26. "Facing Monsters" (Bentley Dean, 2021) [7.00/1 0.0]
27. "Free Chol Soo Lee" (Eugene Yi, Julie Ha) [7.00/1 0.0]
28. "Lucy and Desi" (Amy Poehler) [7.00/1 0.0]
29. "We Need To Talk About Cosby" (W. Kamau Bell) [7.00/2 0.0]
-------------------------
30. "Three Minutes - A Lengthening" (Bianca Stigter, 2021) Toronto [6.98/1 0.0]
31. "Love Tasting (Ostatni Komers)" (Dawid Nickel, Pol 2020) Nowi Horizonty, ... [6.88/1 0.0]
32. "Neptune Frost" (Saul Williams, Anisia Uzeyman, Rwanda 2021) Toronto [6.82/1 0.0]
33. "Alice" (Krystin Ver Linden) [6.75/4 2.0]
34. "Master" (Mariama Diallo) [6.67/3 3.4]
35. "Utama" (Alejandro Loayza Grisi, Bolivia) [6.50/2 0.5]
36. "Speak No Evil (Gæsterne)" (Christian Tafdrup, 2021 Den/NL) [6.25/8 0.4]
37. "The Cathedral" (Ricky D’Ambrose, 2021) Venice [6.08/1 0.0]
38. "Emergency" (Carey Williams) [6.00/2 2.0]
39. "Killing the Eunuch Khan (Koshtan-e khajeh)" (Abed Abest, 2021) [6.00/1 0.0]
40. "Klondike (Клондайк)" (Maryna Er Gorbach, Ukr) [6.00/1 0.0]
41. "Ultrainnocence (Ultrainocencia)" (Manuel Arija de la Cuerda, Spa 2020) Tallin, Cluj [6.00/1 0.0]
42. "Yelling Fire In An Empty Theater" (Justin Zuckerman, 2021) [6.00/1 0.0]
43. "Actual People" (Kit Zauhar, 2021) [5.80/1 0.0]
44. "When You Finish Saving the World" (Jesse Eisenberg) [5.60/1 0.0]
45. "Furia" (Krzysztof Kasior, 2021) [5.50/2 1.5]
46. "We Are Living Things" (Antonio Tibaldi, 2021) Deauville [5.20/1 0.0]
47. "Dos estaciones" (Juan Pablo González, Mex) [5.00/1 0.0]
48. "Imperfect" (Brian Malone, Regan Linton) [5.00/1 0.0]
49. "You Won't Be Alone" (Goran Stolevski) [5.00/2 2.0]
50. "Hatching (Pahanhautoja)" (Hanna Bergholm, Fin) [4.62/8 1.3]
51. "Final Cut" (Michel Hazanavicius, Fr) [4.33/3 2.9]
52. "Babysitter" (Monia Chokri, Can) [4.00/2 1.0]
53. "Living" (Oliver Hermanus, UK) [1.38/8 1.0]
54. "Jihad Rehab" (Meg Smaker) [1.00/1 0.0]
"892" (Abi Damaris Corbin) [-]
"A House Made of Splinters" (Simon Lereng Wilmont) [-]
"Aftershock" (Tonya Lewis Lee, Paula Eiselt) [-]
"All That Breathes" (Shaunak Sen) [-]
"Am I Ok?" (Tig Notaro, Stephanie Allynne) [-]
"Be Right Back (Gleich zurück)" (Frauke Havemann) [-]
"Blood" (Bradley Rust Gray) [-]
"Brian and Charles" (Jim Archer, UK 2021) [-]
"Call Jane" (Phyllis Nagy) [-]
"DOWNFALL: The Case Against Boeing" (Rory Kennedy) [-]
"Descendant" (Margaret Brown) [-]
"Doggy Love" (Mahmoud Ghaffari) [-]
"Emily the Criminal" (John Patton Ford) [-]
"Every Day in Kaimuki" (Alika Tengan) [-]
"Ferroequinology" (Alex Nevill) [-]
"Gentle" (László Csuja, Hun) [-]
"Girl Picture (Tytöt tytöt tytöt)" (Alli Haapasalo, Fin) [-]
"God's Country" (Julian Higgins) [-]
"Good Luck to You, Leo Grande" (Sophie Hyde) [-]
"Goodafternoon Sweetdream" (Bang Seung Hyeon, Kor) [-]
"Honk For Jesus. Save Your Soul" (Adamma Ebo) [-]
"I Didn't See You There" (Reid Davenport) [-]
"La Guerra Civil" (Eva Longoria Bastón, UK 2021) [-]
"Last Flight Home" (Ondi Timoner) [-]
"Leonor Will Never Die" (Martika Ramirez Escobar, Phil) [-]
"Maika" (Ham Tran, Vie) [-]
"Mars One (Marte Um)" (Gabriel Martins, Bra) [-]
"Meet Me In The Bathroom" (Will Lovelace, Dylan Southern) [-]
"Midwives" (Hnin Ei Hlaing) [-]
"Mija" (Isabel Castro) [-]
"My Old School" (Jono McLeod) [-]
"New Jack" (Danny Lee, Noah Lee) [-]
"Nothing Compares" (Kathryn Ferguson) [-]
"Palm Trees and Power Lines" (Jamie Dack) [-]
"Paris is in Harlem" (Christina Kallas) [-]
"Resurrection" (Andrew Semans) [-]
"Retrograde" (Adrian Murray) [-]
"Sharp Stick" (Lena Dunham) [-]
"Snow White Dies at the End (Снежана умира на крајот)" (Kristijan Risteski, Macedo) [-]
"Summering" (James Ponsoldt) [-]
"Sylvie of the Sunshine State" (Sasha Levinson) [-]
"Tantura" (Alon Schwarz) [-]
"The Janes" (Tia Lessin, Emma Pildes) [-]
"The Mission" (Tania Anderson) [-]
"The Princess" (Ed Perkins) [-]
"The Territory" (Alex Pritz) [-]
"Therapy Dogs" (Ethan Eng) [-]
"To the End" (Rachel Lears) [-]
"Watcher" (Chloe Okuno) [-]

347/361 Critics

filter stddev >2.5 from avg
stddev name (magazine, cn) numratings ±diff
0.00 Marco Cerritos (The Movielens, US) [+0.0]
0.50 Clint Worthington (Consequence of Sound, US) [+0.0]
0.71 Josh @ The Movies [-0.5]
1.17 James Risk [-0.5]
1.25 Josh Encinias [-1.1]
1.50 SimonOrberg [-1.5]