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

Decades:
2010's (29)
2000's (25)
1990's (29)
1980's (25)
1970's (29)
1960's (61)
1950's (36)
1940's (7)
1930's (4)
1920's (5)
Most popular year: 1960 (9)

* (1) USA production.
** (7) West Germany…

  • Parasite

    1

  • Come and See

    2

  • Harakiri

    3

  • Seven Samurai

    4

  • The Human Condition III: A Soldier's Prayer

    5

  • A Dog's Will

    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

  • Stalker

    13

  • Satantango

    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

  • Ran

    23

  • In the Mood for Love

    24

  • The Handmaiden

    25

  • The Human Condition II: Road to Eternity

    26

  • Fanny and Alexander

    27

  • Le Trou

    28

  • The World of Apu

    29

  • Scenes from a Marriage

    30

  • Once Upon a Time in the West

    31

  • Ordet

    32

  • Sansho the Bailiff

    33

  • Pather Panchali

    34

  • La Haine

    35

  • Oldboy

    36

  • Autumn Sonata

    37

  • Cinema Paradiso

    38

  • Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters

    39

  • Mirror

    40

  • Werckmeister Harmonies

    41

  • Late Spring

    42

  • M

    43

  • Eternity and a Day

    44

  • The Seventh Seal

    45

  • 8½

    46

  • The Cranes Are Flying

    47

  • Nights of Cabiria

    48

  • Memories of Murder

    49

  • Bicycle Thieves

    50

  • A Man Escaped

    51

  • The 400 Blows

    52

  • Army of Shadows

    53

  • The Battle of Algiers

    54

  • The Ascent

    55

  • A Separation

    56

  • Chungking Express

    57

  • Children of Paradise

    58

  • I Am Cuba

    59

  • Love Exposure

    60

  • Wild Strawberries

    61

  • Napoleon

    62

  • Yojimbo

    63

  • Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles

    64

  • Incendies

    65

  • Mommy

    66

  • The Sacrifice

    67

  • Three Colors: Red

    68

  • The Wages of Fear

    69

  • The Second Mother

    70

  • The Best of Youth

    71

  • Landscape in the Mist

    72

  • La Dolce Vita

    73

  • Red Beard

    74

  • Still Walking

    75

  • The Young Girls of Rochefort

    76

  • Aparajito

    77

  • Ugetsu

    78

  • Rocco and His Brothers

    79

  • A Special Day

    80

  • The Big City

    81

  • Metropolis

    82

  • Funeral Parade of Roses

    83

  • Shoplifters

    84

  • La Notte

    85

  • Rashomon

    86

  • Marketa Lazarová

    87

  • An Autumn Afternoon

    88

  • Tampopo

    89

  • Solaris

    90

  • Wings of Desire

    91

  • The Young and the Damned

    92

  • Where Is My Friend's House?

    93

  • Early Summer

    94

  • Raise the Red Lantern

    95

  • Nostalgia

    96

  • Il Sorpasso

    97

  • Throne of Blood

    98

  • An Elephant Sitting Still

    99

  • Rififi

    100