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
23Silenced (2011)8.5
24First Love (2019)8.5
25The Illusionist (2010)8.5
26Innocent Voices (2004)Flag Mexico8.5
27Open Your Eyes (1997)Flag Spain8.5
28Divorce Italian Style (1961)Flag Italy8.5
29Cinema Paradiso (1988)Flag Italy8.4
30Spirited Away (2001)Flag Japan8.4
31Force Majeure (2014)Flag Sweden8.4
32Kahaani (2012)8.4
33Death Of A Cyclist (1955)Flag Spain8.4
34Train To Busan (2016)8.4
35Persepolis (2007)Flag France8.4
36Wild Strawberries (1957)8.4
37Pan's Labyrinth (2006)Flag Spain8.4
38Welcome To The South (2010)Flag Italy8.4
39Downfall (2004)Flag Germany8.4
40The Perfect Crime (2004)8.4
41Toc Toc (2017)8.4
42Confession Of Murder (2017)8.4
43War And Peace (1966)8.3
44Perfect Strangers (2016)8.3
45Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! (1989)8.3
46Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter... And Spring (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
47U - July 22 (2018)8.3
48The Man Who Copied (2003)Flag Brazil8.3
49Oldboy (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
50Penguin Highway (2018)8.3
51Me And The Alien (2016)8.3
52Loro (2018)8.3
53Sunny (2011)8.3
54The Intouchables (2011)Flag France8.3
55Land Of Mine (2015)8.2
56Confessions (2010)Flag Japan8.2
57A Separation (2011)Flag Iran8.2
58When Will You Return (2017)Flag Japan8.2
59Joint Security Area (2000)8.2
60Amélie (2001)Flag France8.2
61The Best Of Youth (2003)8.2
62Children Who Chase Lost Voices (2011)Flag Japan8.2
63Life Is Beautiful (1997)Flag Italy8.2
64The Passion Of Joan Of Arc (1928)Flag France8.2
65Crayon Shin-chan: The Adult Empire Strikes Back (2001)Flag Japan8.2
66Romantics Anonymous (2010)Flag France8.2
67A Silent Voice (2016)Flag Japan8.1
68The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006)Flag Japan8.1
69Roma (2018)8.1
70Delicatessen (1991)Flag France8.1
71The Beauty Inside (2015)8.1
72In The Fade (2017)8.1
73How To Steal A Dog (2014)8.1
74A Man Called Ove (2016)Flag Sweden8.1
75Like Water For Chocolate (1992)Flag Mexico8.1
76The Guilty (2018)8.1
77Happy Times (2014)8.1
78Farewell My Concubine (1993)Flag China8.0
79Chico And Rita (2010)Flag Spain8.0
80Tag (2015)8.0
81Nights Of Cabiria (1957)Flag Italy8.0
82The Bar (2017)8.0
83Yellow Earth (1984)Flag China8.0
84La Dolce Vita (1960)Flag Italy8.0
85Your Name. (2016)Flag Japan8.0
86Il Sorpasso (1962)8.0
87The Invisible Guest (2016)8.0
88The Man From The Future (2011)8.0
89Hara-Kiri: Death Of A Samurai (2011)8.0
90The Heiresses (2018)8.0
91The Secret World Of Arrietty (2010)Flag Japan8.0
92Rhapsody In August (1991)Flag Japan8.0
93How Most Things Work (2015)8.0
94Hula Girls (2006)8.0
95I'm A Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)Flag South Korea8.0
96Serial (Bad) Weddings (2014)8.0
97Dying To Survive (2018)8.0
98Ip Man (2008)8.0
99I Lost My Body (2019)8.0
100Tokyo Godfathers (2003)Flag Japan8.0

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.