The 100 greatest foreign language films (BBC)

Resuts based on BBC poll of 209 critics (Oct 2018)

www.bbc.com/culture/story/20181029-the-100-greatest-foreign-language-films

  • Seven Samurai

    1

  • Bicycle Thieves

    2

  • Tokyo Story

    3

  • Rashomon

    4

  • The Rules of the Game

    5

  • Persona

    6

  • 8½

    7

  • The 400 Blows

    8

  • In the Mood for Love

    9

  • La Dolce Vita

    10

  • Breathless

    11

  • Farewell My Concubine

    12

  • M

    13

  • Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles

    14

  • Pather Panchali

    15

  • Metropolis

    16

  • Aguirre: The Wrath of God

    17

  • A City of Sadness

    18

  • The Battle of Algiers

    19

  • Mirror

    20

  • A Separation

    21

  • Pan's Labyrinth

    22

  • The Passion of Joan of Arc

    23

  • Battleship Potemkin

    24

  • Yi Yi

    25

  • Cinema Paradiso

    26

  • The Spirit of the Beehive

    27

  • Fanny & Alexander

    28

  • Oldboy

    29

  • The Seventh Seal

    30

  • The Lives of Others

    31

  • All About My Mother

    32

  • PlayTime

    33

  • Wings of Desire

    34

  • The Leopard

    35

  • Grand Illusion

    36

  • Spirited Away

    37

  • A Brighter Summer Day

    38

  • Close-Up

    39

  • Andrei Rublev

    40

  • To Live

    41

  • City of God

    42

  • Beau Travail

    43

  • Cléo from 5 to 7

    44

  • L'Avventura

    45

  • Children of Paradise

    46

  • 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days

    47

  • Viridiana

    48

  • Stalker

    49

  • L'Atalante

    50

  • The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

    51

  • Au Hasard Balthazar

    52

  • Late Spring

    53

  • Eat Drink Man Woman

    54

  • Jules and Jim

    55

  • Chungking Express

    56

  • Solaris

    57

  • The Earrings of Madame de...

    58

  • Come and See

    59

  • Contempt

    60

  • Sansho the Bailiff

    61

  • Touki Bouki

    62

  • Spring in a Small Town

    63

  • Three Colors: Blue

    64

  • Ordet

    65

  • Ali: Fear Eats the Soul

    66

  • The Exterminating Angel

    67

  • Ugetsu

    68

  • Amour

    69

  • L'Eclisse

    70

  • Happy Together

    71

  • Ikiru

    72

  • Man with a Movie Camera

    73

  • Pierrot le Fou

    74

  • Belle de Jour

    75

  • Y Tu Mamá También

    76

  • The Conformist

    77

  • Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

    78

  • Ran

    79

  • The Young and the Damned

    80

  • Celine and Julie Go Boating

    81

  • Amélie

    82

  • La Strada

    83

  • The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie

    84

  • Umberto D.

    85

  • La Jetée

    86

  • Nights of Cabiria

    87

  • The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum

    88

  • Wild Strawberries

    89

  • Hiroshima Mon Amour

    90

  • Rififi

    91

  • Scenes from a Marriage

    92

  • Raise the Red Lantern

    93

  • Where Is My Friend's House?

    94

  • Floating Clouds

    95

  • Shoah

    96

  • Taste of Cherry

    97

  • In the Heat of the Sun

    98

  • Ashes and Diamonds

    99

  • Landscape in the Mist

    100