EURO French Films

This is a list of the French Films available from the Institute for European Studies at Indiana University. Alternative titles are listed in the comments. Additionally, unless noted in the comments, movies are in DVD format.
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1.
L'Age d'Or (1930)
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A surrealist tale of a man and a woman passionately in love with one another, but their attempts to consummate that passion are constantly thwarted by their families, the Church, and bourgeois society. (60 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
“ AKA The Golden Age ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
2.
Amélie (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Amélie is an innocent and naive girl in Paris with her own sense of justice. She decides to help those around her and, along the way, discovers love. (122 mins.)
“ AKA Le fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
3.
L'argent (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A forged 500-franc note is cynically passed from person to person and shop to shop, until it falls into... (85 mins.)
Director: Robert Bresson
“ AKA Money ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
4.
L'Atalante (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Newly married couple Juliette and a ship captain Jean struggle through marriage as they travel on the L'atalante along with the captain's first mate Le père Jules and a cabin boy. (89 mins.)
Director: Jean Vigo
 
5.
L'auberge espagnole (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A strait-laced French student moves into an apartment in Barcelona with a cast of six other characters from all over Europe. Together, they speak the international language of love and friendship. (122 mins.)
“ AKA The Spanish Apartment ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
6.
Au Revoir Les Enfants (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A French boarding school run by priests seems to be a haven from World War II until a new student arrives. He becomes the roommate of top student in his class. Rivals at first, the roommates form a bond and share a secret. (104 mins.)
Director: Louis Malle
 
7.
Band of Outsiders (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Two crooks with a fondness for old Hollywood B-movies convince a languages student to help them commit a robbery. (95 mins.)
“ VHS ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
8.
Beauty and the Beast (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A beautiful young woman takes her father's place as the prisoner of a mysterious beast, who wishes to marry her. (96 mins.)
Director: Jean Cocteau
 
9.
Belle de Jour (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A frigid young housewife decides to spend her midweek afternoons as a prostitute. (100 mins.)
Director: Luis Bunuel
 
10.
Belle toujours (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
38 years after the original story, Henri Husson thinks he sees Séverine one night in a concert. He follows her and makes her face her past and with sadism takes a slow and painful revenge on her. (68 mins.)
 
11.
Betty (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
When Betty is caught en flagrante, her bourgeois in-laws and husband force a divorce settlement upon her and bar her from seeing her two daughters... (103 mins.)
Director: Claude Chabrol
 
12.
Bon voyage (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
An actress, a writer, a student, and a government worker band together in an effort to escape Paris as the Nazis move into the city. (114 mins.)
 
13.
The Butterfly (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
This is the story of a young girl named Elsa who was raised by a single mother (Isabelle) in the city... (85 mins.)
Director: Philippe Muyl
“ AKA Le Papillon ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
14.
Caché (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A married couple is terrorized by a series of surveillance videotapes left on their front porch. (117 mins.)
Director: Michael Haneke
“ AKA Hidden ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
15.
La Cage aux Folles (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Two gay men living in St. Tropez have their lives turned upside down when the son of one of the men announces he is getting married... (103 mins.)
“ AKA Birds of a Feather ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
16.
Camille Claudel (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Biography of Camille Claudel. Sister of writer Paul Claudel, her enthusiasm impresses already-famous sculptor Auguste Rodin... (175 mins.)
Director: Bruno Nuytten
“ VHS ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
17.
Les Carabiniers (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
During a war in an imaginary country, unscrupulous soldiers recruit poor farmers with promises of an easy and happy life. Two of these farmers write to their wives of their exploits. (75 mins.)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
“ AKA Les Carabiniers
VHS ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
18.
Casque d'Or (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
In an open-air dance hall, the members of Leca's gang are relaxing with their ladies. One of them, Marie... (96 mins.)
Director: Jacques Becker
“ AKA Golden Marie ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
19.
Le Cercle Rouge (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
After leaving prison, master thief Corey crosses paths with a notorious escapee and an alcoholic former policeman. The trio proceed to plot an elaborate heist. (140 mins.)
“ AKA The Red Circle ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
20.
La Cérémonie (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The upper-class owner of a gallery, Catherine Lelievre, hires the efficient and quiet maid Sophie to... (112 mins.)
Director: Claude Chabrol
 
21.
Chaos (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A bourgeois couple, modern yet conventional. One night by accident, a young prostitute barges into their lives... (109 mins.)
Director: Coline Serreau
 
22.
La Chevre (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
When the accident-prone daughter of a French businessman disappears in Mexico and the detective sent down to find her returns empty-handed... (95 mins.)
Director: Francis Veber
“ AKA The Goat ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
23.
Children of Paradise (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The theatrical life of a beautiful courtesan and the four men who love her. (190 mins.)
Director: Marcel Carné
“ AKA Les Enfants du Paradis ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
24.
The Chorus (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The new teacher at a severely administered boys' boarding school works to positively affect the students' lives through music. (97 mins.)
“ AKA Les Choristes ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
25.
The Class (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Teacher and novelist François Bégaudeau plays a version of himself as he negotiates a year with his racially mixed students from a tough Parisian neighborhood. (128 mins.)
Director: Laurent Cantet
“ AKA Entre les murs ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
26.
Cleo from 5 to 7 (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Cleo, a singer and hypochondriac, becomes increasingly worried that she might have cancer while awaiting test results from her doctor. (90 mins.)
Director: Agnès Varda
 
27.
The Closet (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A man spreads the rumor of his fake homosexuality with the aid of his neighbor, to prevent his imminent firing at his work. (84 mins.)
Director: Francis Veber
“ AKA Le placard ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
28.
Close to Leo (2002 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
When 21 year-old Leo, the oldest of four brothers, announces to his rural French family that he's HIV+ family bonds are tested... (88 mins.)
“ AKA Tout contre Leo ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
29.
Come Undone (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Mathieu, 18, spends the summer at his mother's summer house, in Brittany. On the beach, he meets Cédric, a boy his age. A love-story begins between the two boys. (98 mins.)
 
30.
The Raven (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
French village doctor becomes target of poison-pen letters sent to village leaders, accusing him of affairs and practicing abortion. (92 mins.)
 
31.
The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A young man, falsely imprisoned by his jealous "friend," escapes and uses a hidden treasure to exact his revenge. (131 mins.)
Director: Kevin Reynolds
 
32.
Coup de torchon (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
1938, in a French african colony. Lucien Cordier is the cop of this village, populated with blacks and a few whites (usually racialist and lustful)... (128 mins.)
“ VHS ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
33.
Le Crabe-Tambour (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A dying French naval frigate captain tries to make a last rendezvous in the winter storm-tossed seas off the Grand Banks... (120 mins.)
“ AKA The Drummer-Crab
VHS ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
34.
The Crimson Rivers (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A murder detective must follow the footsteps of a brutal killer within the secrets of a classist college. (106 mins.)
“ AKA Les Rivieres Pourpres ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
35.
Cyrano de Bergerac (1923)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Cyrano de Begerac is joyous, witty, a poet, a leader and filled with plenty of charisma and bravado in 17th Century France... (113 mins.)
Director: Augusto Genina
 
36.
Days of Glory (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
During WWII, four North African men enlist in the French army to liberate that country from Nazi oppression, and to fight French discrimination. (128 mins.)
“ AKA Indigenes ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
37.
Diabolique (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The wife of a cruel headmaster and his mistress conspire to kill him, but after the murder is committed, his body disappears, and strange events begin to plague the two women. (116 mins.)
Director: H.G. Clouzot
“ AKA Les Diaboliques ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
38.
Diary of a Country Priest (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A young priest taking over the parish at Ambricourt tries to fulfill his duties even as he fights a mysterious stomach ailment. (115 mins.)
Director: Robert Bresson
“ AKA Journal d'un cure de campagne ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
39.
The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A surreal, virtually plotless series of dreams centered around six middle-class people and their consistently interrupted attempts to have a meal together. (102 mins.)
Director: Luis Bunuel
“ AKA Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
40.
L'école buissonnière (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Soon after the Great War, the Provence village of Salezes gets a new boys' teacher: Mr. Pascal, a war hero with a diploma from a teachers' college... (89 mins.)
“ VHS ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
41.
Eldorado (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Yvan finds a burglar in his house. He doesn't call the police and decides to give the young man a lift home to his parents. (80 mins.)
Director: Bouli Lanners
 
42.
Elevator to the Gallows (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A self-assured business man murders his employer, the husband of his mistress, which unintentionally provokes an ill-fated chain of events. (91 mins.)
Director: Louis Malle
“ AKA Ascenseur pour l'echafaud ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
43.
The End of Violence (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Mike Max is a Hollywood producer who became powerful and rich thanks to brutal and bloody action films... (122 mins.)
Director: Wim Wenders
 
44.
L'enfant (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Bruno and Sonia, a young couple living off her benefit and the thefts committed by his gang, have a new source of money: their newborn son. (95 mins.)
“ AKA The Child ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
45.
L'Enfer (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Paul, an irritable and stressed-out hotel manager, begins to gradually develop paranoid delusions about his wife's infidelity... (102 mins.)
Director: Claude Chabrol
“ AKA Hell ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
46.
Entre Nous (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
In 1942 in occupied France, a Jewish refugee marries a soldier to escape deportation to Germany. Meanwhile... (110 mins.)
Director: Diane Kurys
“ AKA Between Us
VHS ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
47.
Eyes Without a Face (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A surgeon causes an accident which leaves his daughter disfigured, and goes to extremes to give her a new face. (90 mins.)
Director: Georges Franju
“ AKA Les yeux sans visage ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
48.
The Factory (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
An obsessed cop is on the trail of a serial killer prowling the streets of Buffalo, N.Y. but when his teenage daughter disappears, he drops any professional restraint to get the killer. (104 mins.)
Director: Morgan O'Neill
“ AKA 48 heures chrono ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
49.
Fantastic Planet (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
This futuristic story takes place on a faraway planet where blue giants rule, and oppressed humanoids rebel against the machine-like leaders. (72 mins.)
Director: René Laloux
“ AKA La planete sauvage ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
50.
Games of Love and Chance (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In the slums of Paris, a group of students - primarily North African and Southeast Asian immigrants... (117 mins.)
“ AKA L'Esquive ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
51.
The Girl from Paris (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Sandrine, a woman in her thirties gets tired of life in Paris and decides to leave her work in computers and become a farmer... (103 mins.)
“ AKA Une Hirondelle a fair le printemps ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
52.
The Gleaners & I (2000 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An intimate, picaresque inquiry into French life as lived by the country's poor and its provident, as well as by the film's own director... (82 mins.)
Director: Agnès Varda
“ AKA Les glaneurs et la glaneuse ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
53.
La Haine (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
24 hours in the lives of three young men in the French suburbs the day after a violent riot. (98 mins.)
“ AKA Hate ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
54.
Happy New Year (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Released from prison apparently under a New Year amnesty, a criminal tries to pick up the threads of... (90 mins.)
Director: Claude Lelouch
“ AKA La bonne annee ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
55.
Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A French actress filming an anti-war film in Hiroshima has an affair with a married Japanese architect as they share their differing perspectives on war. (90 mins.)
Director: Alain Resnais
“ AKA Hiroshima My Love ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
56.
I'm Going Home (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The comfortable daily routines of aging Parisian actor Gilbert Valence, 76, are suddenly shaken when he learns that his wife... (90 mins.)
“ AKA Je rentre a la maison ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
57.
Inch'Allah dimanche (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The story of an immigrant woman struggling against old world traditions. Zouina leaves her homeland... (98 mins.)
“ AKA Inch' Allah Sunday ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
58.
Indochine (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
This story is set in 1930, at the time when French colonial rule in Indochina is ending. A widowed French woman who works in the rubber fields... (159 mins.)
Director: Régis Wargnier
 
59.
Irreversible (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Events over the course of one traumatic night in Paris unfold in reverse-chronological order as the beautiful Alex is brutally raped and beaten by a stranger in the underpass. (97 mins.)
Director: Gaspar Noé
 
60.
J'accuse! (1919)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The story of two men, one married, the other the lover of the other's wife, who meet in the trenches of the First World War, and how their tale becomes a microcosm for the horrors of war. (166 mins.)
Director: Abel Gance
“ AKA I Accuse ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
61.
Joyeux Noel (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
In December 1914, an unofficial Christmas truce on the Western Front allows soldiers from opposing sides of the First World War to gain insight into each other's way of life. (116 mins.)
“ AKA Merry Christmas ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
62.
Lacombe, Lucien (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A small town in the south-west of France, summer of 1944. Having failed to join the resistance, the 18 year old Lucien Lacombe... (138 mins.)
Director: Louis Malle
 
63.
Life on Earth (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
In the last days of 1999, after a few shots of a French supermarket, abundant in food and color, we... (61 mins.)
 
64.
Lola (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A bored young man meets with his former girlfriend, now a cabaret dancer and single mother, and soon finds himself falling back in love with her. (90 mins.)
Director: Jacques Demy
 
65.
The Lover (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In 1929 French Indochina, a French teenage girl embarks on a reckless and forbidden romance with a wealthy, older Chinese man, each knowing that knowledge of their affair will bring drastic consequences to each other. (115 mins.)
 
66.
Lovers (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A French woman falls in love with a Yugoslavian man, not realizing that he is an illegal immigrant. (100 mins.)
Director: Jean-Marc Barr
“ VHS ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
67.
The Mad Adventures of 'Rabbi' Jacob (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A bigoted Frenchman finds himself forced to impersonate a popular rabbi while on the run from a group of assassins - and the police. (100 mins.)
Director: Gérard Oury
“ AKA Les aventures de Rabbi Jacob ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
68.
Mademoiselle (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
In a French village, Manou is an Italian logger, virile, with a broad laugh. He can't say no to women's sexual invitations... (105 mins.)
Director: Tony Richardson
 
69.
A Man and a Woman (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A man and a woman meet by accident on a Sunday evening at their childrens' boarding school. Slowly they reveal themselves to each other... (102 mins.)
Director: Claude Lelouch
“ AKA Homme et une femme ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
70.
Man Bites Dog (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A film crew follows a ruthless thief and heartless killer as he goes about his daily routine. But complications set in when the film crew lose their objectivity and begin lending a hand. (95 mins.)
“ AKA C'est arrivé près de chez vous ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
71.
A Man Escaped (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A French Resistance fighter named François Leterrier attempts to escape a Nazi occupied prison while he awaits a death sentence. (99 mins.)
Director: Robert Bresson
“ AKA Un condamne a mort s'est echappe ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
72.
Man on the Train (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A teacher and a gangster meet by chance in a small town pharmacy. As a friendship of sorts develops between these opposite personalities... (90 mins.)
Director: Patrice Leconte
“ AKA L'Homme du train ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
73.
Masculin Féminin (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Paul is young, just demobbed from national service in the French Army, and dishillusioned with civilian life... (110 mins.)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
“ AKA Masculine, Feminine ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
74.
Merci pour le Chocolat (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
In Lausanne, the aspirant pianist Jeanne Pollet has lunch with her mother Louise Pollet, her boyfriend Axel and his mother... (101 mins.)
Director: Claude Chabrol
“ AKA Nightcap ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
75.
Monsieur Ibrahim (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
In Paris, a Turkish shop owner befriends a Jewish boy in his mid-teens. (96 mins.)
 
76.
Monsieur Vincent (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
St. Vincent de Paul struggles to bring about peace and harmony among the peasant and the nobles in the midst of the Black Death in Europe, carrying on his charitable work in the face of all obstacles. (111 mins.)
Director: Maurice Cloche
 
77.
Murmur of the Heart (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
In the end of the first Indochina War, an open-minded teenage boy finds himself between the urge to discover love and the ever-present, dominating affection of his mother. (118 mins.)
Director: Louis Malle
 
78.
My Best Friend (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Catherine, refuses to believe that her business partner, the unlikeable François, has a best friend, so she challenges him to set up an introduction. Scrambling to find someone willing to pose as his best pal, François enlists the services of a charming taxi driver to play the part. (94 mins.)
Director: Patrice Leconte
“ AKA Mon meilleur ami ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
79.
Night and Fog (1956 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
The history of Nazi Germany's death camps of the Final Solution and the hellish world of dehumanization and death contained inside. (32 mins.)
Director: Alain Resnais
“ AKA Nuit et brouillard ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
80.
Notre musique (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Divided into three "kingdoms" -- Enfer (Hell), Purgatoire (Purgatory) and Paradis (Paradise) -- Notre Musique is an indictment of modern times. (80 mins.)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
“ AKA Our Music ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
81.
One Hundred and One Nights (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Monsieur Cinema, a hundred years old, lives alone in a large villa. His memories fade away, so he engages... (101 mins.)
Director: Agnès Varda
“ AKA Les cent et une nuits ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
82.
Paris Belongs to Us (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Anne Goupil is a literature student in Paris in 1957. Her elder brother, Pierre, takes her to a friend's party where the guests include Philip Kaufman... (141 mins.)
Director: Jacques Rivette
“ VHS ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
83.
The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A chronicle of the trial of Jeanne d'Arc on charges of heresy, and the efforts of her ecclesiastical jurists to force Jeanne to recant her claims of holy visions. (110 mins.)
Director: Carl Th. Dreyer
“ AKA La passion de Jeanne d'Arc ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
84.
Persepolis (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A precocious and outspoken Iranian girl grows up during the Islamic Revolution. (96 mins.)
 
85.
The Phantom of Liberty (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
One of Luis Bunuel's most free-form and purely Surrealist films, consisting of a series of only vaguely related episodes - most famously... (104 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
“ VHS ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
86.
The Piano Teacher (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A young man romantically pursues his masochistic piano teacher. (131 mins.)
Director: Michael Haneke
“ AKA La Pianiste ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
87.
Pickpocket (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Michel is released from jail after serving a sentence for thievery. His mother dies and he resorts to pickpocketing as a means of survival. (75 mins.)
Director: Robert Bresson
 
88.
Princesse Tam-Tam (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A French novelist passes off a African shepherdess as a princess. (77 mins.)
 
89.
La Promesse (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Roger uses his son Igor to ruthlessly traffic and exploit illegal aliens. When one of the aliens is killed, Igor is guilt-ridden and wants to care for the dead man's family against his father's orders. (90 mins.)
“ AKA The Promise ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
90.
A Prophet (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A young Arab man is sent to a French prison. (155 mins.)
Director: Jacques Audiard
“ AKA Un prophete ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
91.
Read My Lips (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
She is almost deaf and she lip-reads. He is an ex-convict. She wants to help him. He thinks no one can help except himself. (115 mins.)
Director: Jacques Audiard
“ AKA Sur mes levres ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
92.
The Red Balloon (1956 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A red balloon with a life of its own follows a little boy around the streets of Paris. (34 mins.)
“ AKA Le ballon rouge ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
93.
Rififi (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Four men plan a technically perfect crime, but the human element intervenes... (118 mins.)
Director: Jules Dassin
“ AKA Rififi chez les hommes ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
94.
The Rules of the Game (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A bourgeois life in France at the onset of World War II, as the rich and their poor servants meet up at a French chateau. (110 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
“ AKA La regle de jeu ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
95.
Russian Dolls (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Five years after their summer together in Barcelona, Xavier, William, Wendy, Martine and Isabelle reunite. (125 mins.)
“ AKA Les poupees russes ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
96.
Safe Conduct (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In occupied France, German-run Continental Films calls the shots in the movie business. Assistant director... (170 mins.)
“ AKA Laissez-Passer ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
97.
Le Samouraï (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
After Professional hitman Jef Costello is seen by witnesses his efforts to provide himself an alibi drive him further in a corner. (105 mins.)
“ AKA The Godson ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
98.
Scene of the Crime (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
In the woods, a 13-year-old boy is grabbed by an escaped convict and told to bring money later that day... (90 mins.)
“ VHS ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
99.
Secret défense (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Sylvie, a 30-year-old scientist, has to dig deeper and deeper into her own background. (170 mins.)
Director: Jacques Rivette
“ VHS ” - Euro-Inst-Movies
 
100.
The Soft Skin (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Pierre Lachenay is a well-known publisher and lecturer, married with Franca and father of Sabine, around 10. He meets an air hostess, Nicole. They start a love affair, which Pierre is hiding, but he cannot stand staying away from her. (113 mins.)
“ AKA "La peau douce"
VHS ” - Euro-Inst-Movies