timUK movie mag Empire has published a list of the 50 independent (in both financing and "spirit") films that it calls "great." Turning their huge pile of films into an orderly top 50, they explain, "[took] into account the quality of the film, the circumstances behind its production, the achievement of the filmmakers despite monetary and logistical constraints and its influence on subsequent projects." So there we have it:  let the arguing begin.
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