UPDATED: Likely contenders for ’18


Terrence Malick‘s Radegund
Alfonso Cuaron‘s Roma
Asghar Farhadi‘s Todos lo saben
Lars von Trier‘s The House That Jack Built
Yorgos Lanthimos‘ The Favourite
Laszlo Nemes‘ Sunset
David McKenzie‘s The Outlaw King
Paolo Sorrentino‘s Loro
Paul Verhoeven‘s Blessed Virgin
Claire Denis‘ High Life
Mike Leigh‘s Peterloo
Nuri Bilge Ceylan‘s The Wild Pear Tree
Olivier Assayas‘ E-book
James Gray‘s Ad Astra
Jacques Audiard's The Sisters Brothers
Benh Zeitlin‘s Wendy
Woody Allen‘s A Rainy Day in New York
Stefania Solluima‘s Soldado
Pawel Pawlikowski's Cold War 
Mia Hansen-Løve's Maya 
Terry Gilliam 's The Man Who Killed Don Quixote 
Luca Guadagnino‘s Suspiria


Richard Linklater‘s Where’d You Go, Bernadette?
Ang Lee‘s Gemini Man
Martin Scorsese‘s The Irishman
Adam McKay‘s Backseat
Damien Chazelle‘s First Man
Steve McQueen‘s Widows
Barry Jenkins‘ If Beale Street Could Talk
Felicity Jones as Ruth Bader Ginsburg in On The Basis of Sex
Robert Zemeckis‘s The Women of Marwen
Jason Reitman‘s The Front Runner
Joe Wright‘s Stoner
Lenny Abrahamson's The Little Stranger 


Spike Lee‘s Black Klansman
Steven Spielberg‘s Ready Player One
Ron Howard‘s Solo — A Star Wars Story
David Lowery‘s The Old Man and the Gun
Jennifer Kent‘s The Nightingale
David Robert Mitchell‘s The Silver Lake
Brad Bird's The Incredibles 2
Bryan Singer's Bohemian Rhapsody
David McKenzie The Outlaw King
Gareth Evans' Apostle 
Brian De Palma's Domino
Harmony Korine 's Beach Bum
Nicole Holofcener's The Land Of Steady Habits 
Marielle Heller's Can You Ever Forgive Me? 
Xavier Dolan‘s The Death and Life of John F. Donovan