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398 films

List sorted by average rating. I haven't checked them all, some might be in low quality or not have…

  • 11:14
  • 21 Grams
  • Aayitha Ezhuthu
  • Advise & Consent

Hyperlink cinema

115 films Hyperlink cinema refers to films where two or more separate stories with different characters are told in a movie…

  • Eternity and a Day
  • Landscape in the Mist
  • The Weeping Meadow
  • 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days
  • The Travelling Players

Intro to Southern European Film

59 films

Notable films from Greece, Romania, and Albania. Will add Bulgaria and Moldova soon.

FIlms from the Balkans can be found…

  • Underground
  • Time of the Gypsies
  • Pretty Village, Pretty Flame
  • Who's Singin' Over There?
  • Balkan Spy

Intro to Balkan Film

59 films

This originally went by the geographical definition of the Balkan peninsula but that made the list too long. This list…

  • I Am Cuba
  • Memories of Underdevelopment
  • Sugar Cane Alley
  • Now!
  • Death of a Bureaucrat

Intro to Caribbean Film

37 films

Notable films from Cuba, The Bahamas, Barbados, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Dominica, Jamacia, St. Lucia, Grenada, Trinidad and Tobago, and Antigua…

  • The Color of Pomegranates
  • And Then We Danced
  • Tangerines
  • Repentance
  • The Wishing Tree

Intro to Caucasus' Film

65 films

Notable films from Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia.

I didn't want to call it 'Intro to Caucasian film' because that makes…

  • Osama
  • A Tale from the Past
  • The Battle of Algiers
  • Devil's Kiss
  • Sambizanga

Highest rated film from each country

197 films

READ NOTES FOR WHAT FILM REPRESENTS WHAT COUNTRY Highest rated film from every country, based on Letterboxd ratings.

Not counting:…

  • Black Girl
  • Soleil Ô
  • Camp de Thiaroye
  • Hyenas
  • The Little Girl Who Sold the Sun

Intro to West African Film

68 films

Notable films from Mauritania, Mali, Senegal, The Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Burkina Faso, Togo, Benin,…

  • Cleaners
  • Barber's Tales
  • Miracle
  • Manila in the Claws of Light
  • Evolution of a Filipino Family

Intro to Southeast Asian Film

100 films

Notable films from Myanmar (Burma), Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines, Brunei, and Indonesia.

Notable directors: Apichatpong Weerasethakul Tran…

  • A Limousine the Colour of Midsummer's Eve
  • Reminiscences of a Journey to Lithuania
  • Tangerines
  • Truth and Justice
  • Four White Shirts

Intro to Baltic Film

82 films

Notable films from Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania.

Notable FIlmmakers: Šarūnas Bartas Veiko Õunpuu Juris Podnieks Jānis Streičs

  • The Cave of the Yellow Dog
  • White Mountains
  • Prisoner of the Mountains
  • Harmony Lessons
  • Bol

Intro to Central Asian Film

53 films

Notable films from all the "-Stan" countries, plus Mongolia.

Sergei Bodrov Byambasuren Davaa Aktan Abdykalykov

  • The Battle of Algiers
  • Date Wine
  • The Land
  • The Street Player
  • Land of Fear

Intro to North African Films

79 films

Notable films from Egypt, Libya, Algeria, Tunisia, and Morocco.

Notable directors: Yousef Chahine Daoud Abdel Sayed Mohammed Khan