... And the results are in! QUAD staff voted for their favourite films of 2016. Here's what made their top 8.
8. Nocturnal Animals
6. Embrace of the Serpent
5. Son of Saul
2. I, Daniel Blake
There were also notable mentions for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Hunt for the Wilderpeople, Deadpool, The Revenant, The Hateful Eight and Wiener Dog.
What were your films of the year? Share them with us in a comment below or tweet us @derbyquad