The 2010s—Top International Films

The 100 highest-rated international feature films of the 2010s (as at 1 January 2020). This list was formerly known as The 2010s—Top Non-English Language Films.

To be included, films had to be narrative (no documentaries), be 60 minutes or longer, have a 1,000-view minimum, and a US theatrical release between 1/1/2010 and 12/31/2019 (with exceptions for films that had no US distribution). We have allowed TV movies, but excluded direct-to-video/DVD movies.

We have excluded animated narrative films—you’ll find them in the 100 highest-rated animated films of the 2010s (where almost half of that list is non-English language movies). We have included US-produced movies where more than 75% of spoken languages are non-English (so The Farewell is eligible, but Call Me…

  • Parasite

    1

  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    2

  • The Handmaiden

    3

  • A Separation

    4

  • Love Exposure

    5

  • Mommy

    6

  • Shoplifters

    7

  • Incendies

    8

  • The Second Mother

    9

  • La Flor

    10

  • The Hunt

    11

  • Roma

    12

  • An Elephant Sitting Still

    13

  • Hope

    14

  • The Farewell

    15

  • Extraordinary Stories

    16

  • Invisible Life

    17

  • Happy Hour

    18

  • Who Killed Captain Alex?

    19

  • Amour

    20

  • Gangs of Wasseypur - Part 2

    21

  • The Turin Horse

    22

  • Embrace of the Serpent

    23

  • Poetry

    24

  • The Secret in Their Eyes

    25

  • Kumbalangi Nights

    26

  • Aquarius

    27

  • Once Upon a Time in Anatolia

    28

  • Winter Sleep

    29

  • Burning

    30

  • The Intouchables

    31

  • Capernaum

    32

  • Certified Copy

    33

  • Mustang

    34

  • Wild Tales

    35

  • About Elly

    36

  • From What Is Before

    37

  • Mother

    38

  • Pain and Glory

    39

  • Mysteries of Lisbon

    40

  • One Cut of the Dead

    41

  • A Prophet

    42

  • The Way He Looks

    43

  • Oslo, August 31st

    44

  • Son of Saul

    45

  • Like Father, Like Son

    46

  • Gangs of Wasseypur - Part 1

    47

  • Secret Sunshine

    48

  • Laurence Anyways

    49

  • The Great Beauty

    50

  • Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem

    51

  • A Wolf at the Door

    52

  • The Raid 2

    53

  • Norte, the End of History

    54

  • Cold War

    55

  • Sidewalls

    56

  • Ivy

    57

  • I Saw the Devil

    58

  • Bingo: The King of the Mornings

    59

  • Silenced

    60

  • Dangal

    61

  • Udaan

    62

  • Güeros

    63

  • Tabu

    64

  • Masaan

    65

  • Tattoo

    66

  • Loveling

    67

  • Heneral Luna

    68

  • The Raid

    69

  • Haider

    70

  • Super Deluxe

    71

  • The Wailing

    72

  • Nise: The Heart of Madness

    73

  • Ida

    74

  • BPM (Beats per Minute)

    75

  • Tangerines

    76

  • I Dream in Another Language

    77

  • Don't Be Bad

    78

  • Our Little Sister

    79

  • Happy as Lazzaro

    80

  • Elite Squad: The Enemy Within

    81

  • The World of Us

    82

  • Swing Kids

    83

  • A Taxi Driver

    84

  • The Great Buddha+

    85

  • Land of Mine

    86

  • The Skin I Live In

    87

  • Magical Girl

    88

  • Leviathan

    89

  • Sunny

    90

  • Birds of Passage

    91

  • Bleak Night

    92

  • Victoria

    93

  • The Wild Pear Tree

    94

  • On My Skin

    95

  • A Bride for Rip Van Winkle

    96

  • Neighboring Sounds

    97

  • Phoenix

    98

  • Foxtrot

    99

  • Bad Genius

    100