A MID-LEVEL GUIDE TO ART-HOUSE FILMS

This is a list of mid-level art-house films that are slightly less accessible than mainstream art films.

Usually, these  are films that attempt to disassemble narrative structure, are politically charged and challenge the audience.

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  • Arabian Nights
  • Beau Travail
  • The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant
  • The Blood of a Poet
  • Céline and Julie Go Boating
  • Come and See
  • The Conformist
  • Daisies
  • Day of Wrath
  • The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
  • The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser
  • Europa
  • The Exterminating Angel
  • The Five Obstructions
  • Gummo
  • Hiroshima Mon Amour
  • Holy Motors
  • I Was Born, But...
  • The Idiots
  • Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles
  • Kinetta
  • L'Avventura
  • L'Âge d'Or
  • La Chinoise
  • Last Year at Marienbad
  • Man with a Movie Camera
  • Meshes of the Afternoon
  • Mirror
  • Persona
  • A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence
  • Pink Narcissus
  • Possession
  • Querelle
  • Red Desert
  • Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom
  • Sans Soleil
  • Sansho the Bailiff
  • Scenes from a Marriage
  • Scorpio Rising
  • Sebastiane
  • Stalker
  • Stroszek
  • Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song
  • Un Chien Andalou
  • Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives
  • Vagabond
  • Valerie and Her Week of Wonders
  • Weekend
  • Werckmeister Harmonies
  • Woman in the Dunes