Class Struggle and the Best Films of 2019

Images courtesy of The Body Remembers When the World Broke Open, Parasite, Jojo Rabbit, and Knock Down the House.

For the best revolutionary films from previous years, see my lists for 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, and earlier.

Like society as a whole, Hollywood needs systemic change, from top to bottom. Despite the new opportunities that have opened up for a wider range of filmmakers to tell their stories, change is not happening quickly enough. There are still a higher percentage of women…