My All-Time Favorite Foreign Films :: FilmListography

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List foreign films you love
courtesy of Film Listography : Your Life In (Play)Lists

1. Betty Blue (1986)
Written by Jean-Jacques Beineix (screenplay) and Philippe Djian (novel)
Directed by Jean-Jacques Beineix

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2. Y Tu Mamá También (1986)
Written by Alfonso Cuarón and Carlos Cuarón
Directed by Alfonso Cuarón

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3. Chungking Express (1994)
Written and Directed by Kar Wai Wong

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4. Lola Rennt (1998)
Written and Directed by Tom Tykwer

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5. Fucking Åmål (1998)
Written and Directed by Lukas Moodysson

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6. Amélie (2001)
Written by Guillaume Laurant, Jean-Pierre Jeunet and Guillaume Laurant
Directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet

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7. Ikiru (1952)
Written by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto and Hideo Oguni
Directed by Akira Kurosawa

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8. Blue is the Warmest Color (2013)
Written Abdellatif Kechiche, Ghalia Lacroix and Julie Maroh
Directed by Abdellatif Kechiche

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9. Central Station (1998)
Written by Marcos Bernstein, João Emanuel Carneiro and Walter Salles
Directed by Walter Salles

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10. Amores perros (2000)
Written by Guillermo Arriaga
Directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu

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11. Let the Right One In (2008)
Written by John Ajvide Lindqvist (screenplay and novel)
Directed by Tomas Alfredson

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12. The Bicycle Thief (1948)
Written by Cesare Zavattini, Luigi Bartolini, Oreste Biancoli, Suso Cecchi D’Amico, Vittorio De Sica, Adolfo Franci, Gherardo Gherardi, Gerardo Guerrieri and Cesare Zavattini
Directed by Cesare Zavattini

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13. La Dolce Vita (1960)
Written by Federico Fellini, Ennio Flaiano, Tullio Pinelli, Brunello Rondi and Pier Paolo Pasolini
Directed by Federico Fellini

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14. Au Revoir Les Enfants (1987)
Written and Directed by Louis Malle

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15. Jules et Jim (1962)
Written by Henri-Pierre Roché, François Truffaut and Jean Gruault
Directed by François Truffaut

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16. Cinema Paradiso (1988)
Written by Giuseppe Tornatore and Vanna Paoli
Directed by Giuseppe Tornatore

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17. Open Your Eyes (1997)
Written by Alejandro Amenábar and Mateo Gil
Directed by Alejandro Amenábar

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18. Pan’s Labyrinth (2006)
Written and Directed by Guillermo del Toro

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19. Paris, je t’aime (2006)
Written by Tristan Carné, Emmanuel Benbihy, Bruno Podalydès, Paul Mayeda Berges, Gurinder Chadha, Gus Van Sant, Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, Walter Salles, Daniela Thomas, Christopher Doyle, Rain Li, Gabrielle Keng, Isabel Coixet, Nobuhiro Suwa, Sylvain Chomet, Alfonso Cuarón, Olivier Assayas, Oliver Schmitz, Richard LaGravenese, Vincenzo Natali, Wes Craven, Tom Tykwer, Gena Rowlands, Alexander Payne, Nadine Eïd and Frédéric Auburtin
Directed by Olivier Assayas, Frédéric Auburtin, Emmanuel Benbihy, Gurinder Chadha, Sylvain Chomet, Ethan Coen, Joel Coen, Isabel Coixet, Wes Craven, Alfonso Cuarón, Gérard Depardieu, Christopher Doyle, Richard LaGravenese,Vincenzo Natali, Alexander Payne, Bruno Podalydès, Walter Salles, Oliver Schmitz, Nobuhiro Suwa, Daniela Thomas, Tom Tykwer and Gus Van Sant

120. City of God (2002)
Written by Paulo Lins and Bráulio Mantovani
Directed by Fernando Meirelles and Kátia Lund

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21. The Motorcycle Diaries (2004)
Written by Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara, Alberto Granado and Jose Rivera
Directed by Walter Salles

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22. La Vie En Rose (2007)
Written by Isabelle Sobelman and Olivier Dahan
Directed by Olivier Dahan

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23. Maria Full of Grace (2004)
Written and Directed by Joshua Marston

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24. Lovers of the Arctic Circle (1998)
Written and Directed by Julio Medem

125. The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)
Written by Ronald Harwood and Jean-Dominique Bauby
Directed by Julian Schnabel

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