Letterboxd's Top 250 International Films

Note:
The list excludes mini-series, documentary, animated and short films.

Rules:
2.500+ ratings
Non-English-Language Films

Countries:
(52) France
(45) Japan*
(26) Italy
(14) Sweden
(12) Germany**
(10) Brazil • USSR***
(9) Iran
(8) South Korea
(6) India • Spain • Taiwan
(5) China • Hong Kong • Mexico
(4) Denmark • Hungary
(3) Turkey
(2) Belgium • Canada • Czechoslovakia • Greece • Serbia
(1) Algeria • Argentina • Colombia • Cuba • Lebanon • Poland • Romania • Russia • Senegal • Uganda

Decades:
2010's (30)
2000's (23)
1990's (30)
1980's (25)
1970's (28)
1960's (60)
1950's (37)
1940's (7)
1930's (5)
1920's (5)
Most popular year: 1962 (8)

* (1) USA production.
** (7) West Germany (3) Weimar Republic (2) Germany
*** (7) Russia (1) Armenia (1) Belarussia (1) Ukraine

Update every Friday.

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  • Parasite

    1

  • Come and See

    2

  • A Dog's Will

    3

  • Harakiri

    4

  • Seven Samurai

    5

  • The Human Condition III: A Soldier's Prayer

    6

  • A Brighter Summer Day

    7

  • High and Low

    8

  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    9

  • Yi Yi

    10

  • The Human Condition I: No Greater Love

    11

  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

    12

  • Satantango

    13

  • Stalker

    14

  • Ikiru

    15

  • Persona

    16

  • The Passion of Joan of Arc

    17

  • Central Station

    18

  • Andrei Rublev

    19

  • Tokyo Story

    20

  • City of God

    21

  • Woman in the Dunes

    22

  • In the Mood for Love

    23

  • Ran

    24

  • The Handmaiden

    25

  • The Human Condition II: Road to Eternity

    26

  • Fanny and Alexander

    27

  • Le Trou

    28

  • Once Upon a Time in the West

    29

  • The World of Apu

    30

  • Scenes from a Marriage

    31

  • Ordet

    32

  • Sansho the Bailiff

    33

  • Pather Panchali

    34

  • Oldboy

    35

  • Mirror

    36

  • Autumn Sonata

    37

  • La Haine

    38

  • Cinema Paradiso

    39

  • Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters

    40

  • Werckmeister Harmonies

    41

  • M

    42

  • Late Spring

    43

  • The Seventh Seal

    44

  • 8½

    45

  • Eternity and a Day

    46

  • Nights of Cabiria

    47

  • The Cranes Are Flying

    48

  • Memories of Murder

    49

  • Bicycle Thieves

    50

  • The 400 Blows

    51

  • Army of Shadows

    52

  • A Man Escaped

    53

  • The Battle of Algiers

    54

  • The Ascent

    55

  • Chungking Express

    56

  • A Separation

    57

  • Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles

    58

  • Yojimbo

    59

  • Children of Paradise

    60

  • Wild Strawberries

    61

  • I Am Cuba

    62

  • Love Exposure

    63

  • The Sacrifice

    64

  • Mommy

    65

  • Incendies

    66

  • Three Colors: Red

    67

  • The Wages of Fear

    68

  • The Second Mother

    69

  • The Best of Youth

    70

  • Landscape in the Mist

    71

  • La Dolce Vita

    72

  • Napoleon

    73

  • Still Walking

    74

  • The Young Girls of Rochefort

    75

  • Ugetsu

    76

  • Rocco and His Brothers

    77

  • Aparajito

    78

  • A Special Day

    79

  • Red Beard

    80

  • Shoplifters

    81

  • Rashomon

    82

  • Metropolis

    83

  • An Autumn Afternoon

    84

  • Solaris

    85

  • Marketa Lazarová

    86

  • La Notte

    87

  • Nostalgia

    88

  • Funeral Parade of Roses

    89

  • Tampopo

    90

  • Wings of Desire

    91

  • Where Is My Friend's House?

    92

  • Il Sorpasso

    93

  • Raise the Red Lantern

    94

  • Early Summer

    95

  • The Young and the Damned

    96

  • Rififi

    97

  • Throne of Blood

    98

  • Le Samouraï

    99

  • Winter Light

    100