BEST OF THE YEAR LIST

Here is my list for what I thought was the best-of-the-best for 2014:

Movies of the Year:

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1) Relatos Salvajes/Wild Tales (Argentina)
2) Ida (Poland)

Favorite Actor:

Benedict Cumberbatch

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TV/Cable Series of the Year:

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1) Fargo
2) Transparent
3) Downton Abbey

Drama of the Year:

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1) Skylight by David Hare
2) The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Person of the Year:

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Ebola Volunteers, Medical and Staff
(Time Magazine got this right)

Best Books of 2014:

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1) H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald
2) Lila by Marilynne Robinson
3) Genesis: Photography by Sebastiao Salgado

Memorable People of 2014:

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Malala Yousefzai
Did you know that she gave $50,000 of her Nobel Prize money to rebuilding schools in Gaza?

Favorite Adventure of 2014:

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The Black Sea: Turkey, Ukraine, Roumania & Bulgaria

Favorite Hotel of 2014:

41 Hotel, London

Favorite Restaurant:

CUT, Wolfgang Puck’s first European outpost, London

Favorite Style:

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1) Long beautiful hair on women of all ages
2) Fun and original manicures

I will especially miss:

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Robin Williams
Phillip Seymour Hoffman
Oscar de la Renta

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