Top 100 Best Foreign Films

1City Of God (2002)Flag Brazil9.7
2A Short Film About Love (1988)Flag Poland9.6
3The Handmaiden (2016)9.0
4Battle Royale (2000)Flag Japan9.0
5Parasite (2019)9.0
6Wild Tales (2014)Flag Argentina8.9
7Run Lola Run (1998)Flag Germany8.9
8Elle (2016)Flag France8.9
9Grave Of The Fireflies (1988)Flag Japan8.8
10My Neighbour Totoro (1988)Flag Japan8.8
11Raise The Red Lantern (1991)Flag China8.8
12Two Days, One Night (2014)Flag Belgium8.8
13Go-Go Sisters (2018)8.8
14My Neighbours The Yamadas (1999)Flag Japan8.8
15Alphaville (1965)Flag France8.7
16Goodnight Mommy (2014)Flag Austria8.7
17Bad Genius (2017)8.7
18Linda Linda Linda (2005)Flag Japan8.7
19Leningrad Cowboys Go America (1989)8.6
208 1/2 (1963)Flag Italy8.5
21All About My Mother (1999)Flag Spain8.5
22The Skin I Live In (2011)Flag Spain8.5
23First Love (2019)8.5
24The Illusionist (2010)8.5
25Innocent Voices (2004)Flag Mexico8.5
26Open Your Eyes (1997)Flag Spain8.5
27Divorce Italian Style (1961)Flag Italy8.5
28Cinema Paradiso (1988)Flag Italy8.4
29Spirited Away (2001)Flag Japan8.4
30Force Majeure (2014)Flag Sweden8.4
31Kahaani (2012)8.4
32Death Of A Cyclist (1955)Flag Spain8.4
33Train To Busan (2016)8.4
34Persepolis (2007)Flag France8.4
35Wild Strawberries (1957)8.4
36Pan's Labyrinth (2006)Flag Spain8.4
37Welcome To The South (2010)Flag Italy8.4
38Downfall (2004)Flag Germany8.4
39The Perfect Crime (2004)8.4
40Toc Toc (2017)8.4
41Confession Of Murder (2017)8.4
42War And Peace (1966)8.3
43Perfect Strangers (2016)8.3
44Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter... And Spring (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
45U - July 22 (2018)8.3
46The Man Who Copied (2003)Flag Brazil8.3
47Oldboy (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
48Penguin Highway (2018)8.3
49Me And The Alien (2016)8.3
50Loro (2018)8.3
51Sunny (2011)8.3
52The Intouchables (2011)Flag France8.3
53Land Of Mine (2015)8.2
54Confessions (2010)Flag Japan8.2
55A Separation (2011)Flag Iran8.2
56When Will You Return (2017)Flag Japan8.2
57Joint Security Area (2000)8.2
58Amélie (2001)Flag France8.2
59The Best Of Youth (2003)8.2
60Children Who Chase Lost Voices (2011)Flag Japan8.2
61Life Is Beautiful (1997)Flag Italy8.2
62The Passion Of Joan Of Arc (1928)Flag France8.2
63Crayon Shin-chan: The Adult Empire Strikes Back (2001)Flag Japan8.2
64Romantics Anonymous (2010)Flag France8.2
65A Silent Voice (2016)Flag Japan8.1
66The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006)Flag Japan8.1
67Roma (2018)8.1
68Delicatessen (1991)Flag France8.1
69The Beauty Inside (2015)8.1
70In The Fade (2017)8.1
71How To Steal A Dog (2014)8.1
72A Man Called Ove (2016)Flag Sweden8.1
73Like Water For Chocolate (1992)Flag Mexico8.1
74The Guilty (2018)8.1
75Happy Times (2014)8.1
76Farewell My Concubine (1993)Flag China8.0
77Chico And Rita (2010)Flag Spain8.0
78Tag (2015)8.0
79Nights Of Cabiria (1957)Flag Italy8.0
80The Bar (2017)8.0
81Yellow Earth (1984)Flag China8.0
82La Dolce Vita (1960)Flag Italy8.0
83Your Name. (2016)Flag Japan8.0
84Il Sorpasso (1962)8.0
85The Invisible Guest (2016)8.0
86The Man From The Future (2011)8.0
87Hara-Kiri: Death Of A Samurai (2011)8.0
88The Heiresses (2018)8.0
89The Secret World Of Arrietty (2010)Flag Japan8.0
90Rhapsody In August (1991)Flag Japan8.0
91How Most Things Work (2015)8.0
92Hula Girls (2006)8.0
93I'm A Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)Flag South Korea8.0
94Serial (Bad) Weddings (2014)8.0
95Dying To Survive (2018)8.0
96Ip Man (2008)8.0
97I Lost My Body (2019)8.0
98Tokyo Godfathers (2003)Flag Japan8.0
993-Iron (2004)Flag South Korea8.0
100Sarah's Key (2010)8.0

We’re only counting films that are not in the English language and originate from a non English-speaking majority country.

Documentaries and shorts are not included.