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1.
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
In future Britain, charismatic delinquent Alex DeLarge is jailed and volunteers for an experimental aversion therapy developed by the government in an effort to solve society's crime problem - but not all goes according to plan. (136 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ UK
(consisting of England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland) ” - salvadoras
 
2.
In the Name of the Father (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A man's coerced confession to an IRA bombing he did not commit results in the imprisonment of his father as well. An English lawyer fights to free them. (133 mins.)
Director: Jim Sheridan
“ Ireland ” - salvadoras
 
3.
The Sea (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A rich father in a fisher village plans to take on the project of writing his life story. But first he has to take on his own family, and everybody wants something... (109 mins.)
“ Iceland ” - salvadoras
 
4.
Insomnia (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
In a Norwegian city with a 24-hour daylight cycle a Swedish murder investigator has been brought in on a special case. Sleep deprived, he makes a horrible mistake which is discovered by the killer he has been hunting. (96 mins.)
“ Norway ” - salvadoras
 
5.
The Seventh Seal (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A man seeks answers about life, death, and the existence of God as he plays chess against the Grim Reaper during the Black Plague. (96 mins.)
Director: Ingmar Bergman
“ Sweden ” - salvadoras
 
6.
The Vanishing (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Rex and Saskia, a young couple in love, are on vacation. They stop at a busy service station and Saskia is abducted. After three years and no sign of Saskia, Rex begins receiving letters from the abductor. (107 mins.)
Director: George Sluizer
“ Netherlands
(aka Holland) ” - salvadoras
 
7.
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.)
“ Belgium ” - salvadoras
 
8.
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.)
“ France ” - salvadoras
 
9.
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
“ Austria ” - salvadoras
 
10.
Metropolis (1927)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city's mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences. (153 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
“ Germany
(aka United Germany that means until 1945 and after 1989) ” - salvadoras
 
11.
The American Friend (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Tom Ripley, who deals in forged art, suggests a picture framer he knows would make a good hit man. (125 mins.)
Director: Wim Wenders
“ Former West Germany
(that means 1945 until 1989) ” - salvadoras
 
12.
Jacob the Liar (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A Jewish ghetto in the east of Europe, 1944. By coincidence, Jakob Heym eavesdrops on a German radio... (100 mins.)
Director: Frank Beyer
“ Former East Germany
(that means 1945 until 1989) ” - salvadoras
 
13.
Talk to Her (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Two men share an odd friendship while they care for two women who are both in deep comas. (112 mins.)
“ Spain ” - salvadoras
 
14.
Bicycle Thieves (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Set in Post-WWII Italy, a working class man's bicycle is stolen. He and his son set out to find it. (89 mins.)
“ Italy ” - salvadoras
 
15.
The Travelling Players (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Greece 1939 - 1952 Fascist, Nazi, Communist conflict as seen through a family of travelling provincial players (230 mins.)
“ Greece ” - salvadoras
 
16.
The Wall (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Teens in a Turkish prison struggle to survive under hideous conditions. Made by dying Yilmaz Guney in France... (117 mins.)
Director: Yilmaz Güney
“ Turkey ” - salvadoras
 
17.
Mephisto (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A German stage actor finds unexpected success and mixed blessings in the popularity of his performance... (144 mins.)
Director: István Szabó
“ Hungary ” - salvadoras
 
18.
The Double Life of Veronique (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Two parallel stories about two identical women; one living in Poland, the other in France. They don't know each other, but their lives are nevertheless profoundly connected. (98 mins.)
“ Poland ” - salvadoras
 
19.
The Goat Horn (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
The film sends us to the 17th century when Bulgaria was a part of the Ottoman Empire. Four hoodlums break into the house of the shepherd Karaivan... (105 mins.)
Director: Metodi Andonov
“ Bulgaria ” - salvadoras
 
20.
The Shop on Main Street (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Slovakia during WW2. Tono lives a poor life, but the authorities offer him to take over the Jewish widow Lautman's little shop for sewing material... (128 mins.)
“ Former Czechoslovakia
(that means until 1992 consisting of both Czech and Slovak Republic) ” - salvadoras
 
21.
Time of the Gypsies (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In this luminous tale set in the area around Sarajevo and in Italy, Perhan, an engaging young Romany (gypsy) with telekinetic powers, is seduced by the quick-cash world of petty crime, which threatens to destroy him and those he loves. (142 mins.)
Director: Emir Kusturica
“ Former Yugoslavia
(that means until 1991 consisting of Serbia, Montenegro,Croatia,Slovenia,Fyrom and Bosnia & Herzegovina) ” - salvadoras
 
22.
Underground (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The story follows an underground weapons manufacturer in Belgrade during WWII and evolves into fairly surreal situations... (170 mins.)
Director: Emir Kusturica
“ Former Serbia and Montenegro
(aka Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. I'm referring to the country after the split of Yugoslavia cosisting of Serbia and Montenegro only -1992 to 2006- because Bosnia, Croatia, Slovenia and Fyrom were separated) ” - salvadoras
 
23.
Before the Rain (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
In the republic of Macedonia, amid war in Bosnia, an Albanian girl being hunted by Christians is offered protection by a monk who has taken a vow of silence. (113 mins.)
“ Fyrom-Macedonia
(that means after 1991) ” - salvadoras
 
24.
Battleship Potemkin (1925)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A dramatized account of a great Russian naval mutiny and a resulting street demonstration which brought on a police massacre. (75 mins.)
Director: S.M. Eisenstein
“ Former Soviet Union
(that means until 1992 consisting of 15 soviet countries -Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Moldova, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan-) ” - salvadoras
 
25.
The Return (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In the Russian wilderness, two brothers face a range of new, conflicting emotions when their father - a man they know only through a single photograph - resurfaces. (105 mins.)
“ Russia
(that means after 1992) ” - salvadoras
 
26.
Vodka Lemon (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
In a remote, isolated Yazidi Kurdish village in post-Soviet Armenia, Hamo, a widower with a pitiful pension and three worthless sons... (90 mins.)
Director: Hiner Saleem
“ Armenia
(that means after 1992) ” - salvadoras
 
27.
Walk on Water (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Following the suicide of his wife, an Israeli intelligence agent is assigned to befriend the grandchildren of a Nazi war criminal. (103 mins.)
Director: Eytan Fox
“ Israel ” - salvadoras
 
28.
Osama (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The Taliban are ruling Afghanistan, they being a repressive regime especially for women, who, among other things... (83 mins.)
Director: Siddiq Barmak
“ Afghanistan ” - salvadoras
 
29.
A River Called Titas (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A 1973 Bangladeshi film it describes the life of the fishermen on the bank of the Titas River in Brahmanbaria, Bangladesh. (159 mins.)
Director: Ritwik Ghatak
“ Bangladesh ” - salvadoras
 
30.
Himalaya (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
An aging chief's last stand, lessons for the new, and the education of a young chief-to-be played against harsh Nature in Nepal's Dolpo... (108 mins.)
“ Nepal ” - salvadoras
 
31.
The Cup (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
While the soccer World Cup is being played in France, two young Tibetan refugees arrive at a monastery/boarding school in exile in India... (93 mins.)
Director: Khyentse Norbu
“ Bhutan ” - salvadoras
 
32.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Two warriors in pursuit of a stolen sword and a notorious fugitive are led to an impetuous, physically skilled, adolescent nobleman's daughter, who is at a crossroads in her life. (120 mins.)
Director: Ang Lee
“ Taiwan ” - salvadoras
 
33.
In the Mood for Love (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Two neighbors, a woman and a man, form a strong bond after both suspect extramarital activities of their spouses. However, they agree to keep their bond platonic so as not to commit similar wrongs. (98 mins.)
Director: Kar Wai Wong
“ Hong Kong ” - salvadoras
 
34.
When the Tenth Month Comes (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Duyen faces a daily struggle to care for her young son and her weakened father-in-law, while keeping secret the fact that her husband died in a battle during the war. (95 mins.)
Director: Dang Nhat Minh
“ Vietnam
(aka United Vietnam that means before 1954 and after 1975) ” - salvadoras
 
35.
Dat Kho (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
(102 mins.)
Director: Thúc Can Hà
“ Former South Vietnam
(that means 1954 until 1975).
*From 1954 to 1975 Vietnam was separated into North Vietnam and South Vietnam. Imdb considers the former South Vietnamese productions (before 1975) as Vietnam and it only seperates North Vietnam. That's why this film is credited as Vietnam. ” - salvadoras
 
36.
The Flower Girl (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
The country is occupied by the Japanese imperialists. Koppun is selling flowers at the market to get some money to buy medicine for her sick mother... (127 mins.)
Director: Ik Kyu Choe, Hak Pak
“ North Korea
(that means after 1948) ” - salvadoras
 
37.
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
On an isolated lake, an old monk lives on a small floating temple. The wise master has also a young boy with him who learns to become a monk. And we watch as seasons and years pass by. (103 mins.)
Director: Ki-duk Kim
“ South Korea
(that means after 1948) ” - salvadoras
 
38.
Seven Samurai (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
A poor village under attack by bandits recruits seven unemployed samurai to help them defend themselves. (207 mins.)
Director: Akira Kurosawa
“ Japan ” - salvadoras
 
39.
The Dupes (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Set in Iraq (but shot in Syria), this is the story of three men who try to leave their impoverished and hopeless lives to get get work in Kuwait... (107 mins.)
Director: Tewfik Saleh
“ Syria ” - salvadoras
 
40.
Cairo Station (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Kinawi, a physically challenged peddler who makes his living selling newspapers in the central Cairo train station... (77 mins.)
Director: Youssef Chahine
“ Egypt ” - salvadoras
 
41.
Harvest: 3,000 Years (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
In Ethiopia; there is a slow boiling of a feud between a wealthy Lord and a protester who feels he is mistreating his laborers. While the viewer gets to closely examine the culture, conversations, and lives of the locals who surround them. (150 mins.)
Director: Haile Gerima
“ Ethiopia ” - salvadoras
 
42.
Sambizanga (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Domingos is a member of an African liberation movement, arrested by the Portuguese secret police, after bloody events in Angola... (102 mins.)
Director: Sarah Maldoror
“ Angola ” - salvadoras
 
43.
The Gods Must Be Crazy (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A comic allegory about a traveling Bushman who encounters modern civilization and its stranger aspects, including a clumsy scientist and a band of revolutionaries. (109 mins.)
Director: Jamie Uys
“ Botswana ” - salvadoras
 
44.
Life Is Rosy (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Kourou comes from a village to Kinshasa, Zaire's capital and the center of World Beat; music is in his heart and he has big dreams... (80 mins.)
“ Zaire
(aka Democratic Republic of the Congo or Congo-Kinshasa) ” - salvadoras
 
45.
The Law (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Set in a pre-colonial African past, Tilai is about an illicit love affair and its consequences. Saga... (81 mins.)
“ Burkina Faso ” - salvadoras
 
46.
Brightness (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A young man with magical powers journeys to his uncle to request help in fighting his sorcerer father. (105 mins.)
“ Mali ” - salvadoras
 
47.
Destiny (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Two young high school boys, Manga and Sory, are gay and in love in Guinea. This is their story. (87 mins.)
Director: Mohamed Camara
“ Guinea ” - salvadoras
 
48.
Johnny Mad Dog (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A cast of unknown performers are used in this drama about child soldiers fighting a war in an African country. (98 mins.)
“ Liberia ” - salvadoras
 
49.
Sankofa (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A self-absorbed Black American fashion model on a photo shoot in Africa is spiritually transported back... (125 mins.)
Director: Haile Gerima
“ Ghana ” - salvadoras
 
50.
Muriel's Wedding (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Muriel finds life in Porpoise Spit, Australia dull and spends her days alone in her room listening to Abba music and dreaming of her wedding day... (106 mins.)
Director: P.J. Hogan
“ Australia ” - salvadoras
 
51.
The Piano (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A mute woman along with her young daughter, and her prized piano, are sent to 1850s New Zealand for an arranged marriage to a wealthy landowner, and she's soon lusted after by a local worker on the plantation. (121 mins.)
Director: Jane Campion
“ New Zealand ” - salvadoras
 
52.
Citizen Kane (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. (119 mins.)
Director: Orson Welles
“ USA ” - salvadoras
 
53.
Pixote (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The life of a boy in the streets of Sao Paulo, involved with little crimes, prostitution, etc (128 mins.)
Director: Hector Babenco
“ Brazil ” - salvadoras
 
54.
Lumumba (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The true story of the rise to power and brutal assassination of the formerly vilified and later redeemed leader of the independent Congo... (115 mins.)
Director: Raoul Peck
“ Haiti ” - salvadoras
 
55.
Breaking the Waves (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Oilman Jan is paralyzed in an accident. His wife, who prayed for his return, feels guilty; even more, when Jan urges her to have sex with another. (159 mins.)
Director: Lars Von Trier
“ Denmark ” - salvadoras
 
56.
The Young and the Damned (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A group of juvenile delinquents live a violent and crime-filled life in the festering slums of Mexico City... (85 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
“ Mexico ” - salvadoras
 
57.
Lovesickness (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A three-part look at the ironies of love, with stories that involve a young boy, a hostage situation, and a divorced elderly couple caught in a love triangle. (81 mins.)
“ Puerto Rico ” - salvadoras
 
58.
Jackal of Nahueltoro (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In 1960, José del Carmen Valenzuela Torres, from the small town of Nahueltoro in Chile, brutally murdered Rosa Rivas Acuña and her five children... (95 mins.)
Director: Miguel Littín
“ Chile ” - salvadoras
 
59.
Our Lady of the Assassins (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The tempestuous love story between Fernando, an older man who has recently returned to his crime-ridden drug capitol hometown of Medellin... (101 mins.)
“ Colombia ” - salvadoras
 
60.
Whisky (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
When his long-lost brother resurfaces, Jacobo, desperate to prove his life has added up to something... (99 mins.)
“ Uruguay ” - salvadoras
 
61.
Cronicas (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A suspense thriller about a reporter from Miami who travels to Ecuador in pursuit of a serial killer known as the "Monster of Babahoyo." (108 mins.)
“ Ecuador ” - salvadoras
 
62.
The Harder They Come (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Wishing to become a successful Reggae singer, a young Jamaican man finds himself tied to corrupt record producers and drug pushers. (103 mins.)
Director: Perry Henzell
“ Jamaica ” - salvadoras
 
63.
The Class (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
An average guy of an Estonian high-school decides to defend his bullied classmate. This starts war between him and the informal leader of the class. As teenagers' honour is a touchy thing, everything ends in bloodshed. (99 mins.)
Director: Ilmar Raag
“ Estonia
(that means after 1992) ” - salvadoras
 
64.
Mapantsula (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Mapantsula tells the story of Panic, a petty gangster who inevitably becomes caught up in the growing... (100 mins.)
Director: Oliver Schmitz
“ South Africa ” - salvadoras
 
65.
O viasmos tis Afroditis (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The story of the Cyprus' turbulent recent history using the device of a desperate man, Evagoras (Costas Timvios)... (150 mins.)
Director: Andreas Pantzis
“ Cyprus ” - salvadoras
 
66.
Yellow Earth (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
'Yellow Earth' focuses on the story of a communist soldier who is sent to the countryside to collect folk songs for the Communist Revolution... (91 mins.)
Director: Kaige Chen
“ China ” - salvadoras
 
67.
Man of Ashes (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
In the ensuing days before his wedding bridegroom Hachemi faces both the anxieties of the future and the shadows of the past... (109 mins.)
Director: Nouri Bouzid
“ Tunisia ” - salvadoras
 
68.
Ali Zaoua: Prince of the Streets (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A group of children living on the street leave their gang, prompting retribution from the gang's leader. After one of the children dies, the rest try to come up with the resources to give their friend a proper burial. (99 mins.)
Director: Nabil Ayouch
“ Morocco ” - salvadoras
 
69.
La Yuma (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
This is the story of Yuma a strong-willed and rebellious girl from the poor neighborhoods of Managua who dreams of being a boxer. (90 mins.)
Director: Florence Jaugey
“ Nicaragua ” - salvadoras
 
70.
The Blood of Hussain (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A dramatic depiction of the life of Hussain, with allegorical references to the history of the Prophet Muhammad and his descendants... (112 mins.)
Director: Jamil Dehlavi
“ Pakistan ” - salvadoras
 
71.
A New Day in Old Sana'a (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A young photographer, Tariq, must choose between his love and his duty of this aristocratic family. He can either run away with his lover, an orphan from the lower class, or go through with his arranged marriage to the daughter of a judge. (83 mins.)
Director: Bader Ben Hirsi
“ Yemen
(aka United Yemen that means before 1967 and after 1990) ” - salvadoras
 
72.
Manila in the Claws of Light (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Júlio Madiaga, a 'provinciano', arrives in Manila to search for Ligaya, his loved one. (125 mins.)
Director: Lino Brocka
“ Philippines ” - salvadoras
 
73.
A Separation (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A married couple are faced with a difficult decision - to improve the life of their child by moving to another country or to stay in Iran and look after a deteriorating parent who has Alzheimer's disease. (123 mins.)
Director: Asghar Farhadi
“ Iran ” - salvadoras
 
74.
The Orator (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Saili, an unassuming villager & taro farmer, lives happily with his beautiful wife Vaaiga and her teenage daughter Litia... (110 mins.)
Director: Tusi Tamasese
“ Western Samoa
(aka Samoa. The other half of Samoa is always called American Samoa. When you meet Samoa they refer to Western Samoa). ” - salvadoras
 
75.
Sugar Cane Alley (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Martinique, in the early 1930s. Young José and his grandmother live in a small village. Nearly everyone works cutting cane and barely earning a living... (103 mins.)
Director: Euzhan Palcy
“ Martinique ” - salvadoras
 
76.
Of Love and Other Demons (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Based on Gabriel García Márquez's novel, this is the unsettling story of 13-year-old noble Sierva and the dog bite that changes her life forever... (95 mins.)
Director: Hilda Hidalgo
“ Costa Rica ” - salvadoras
 
77.
Lulekuqet mbi mure (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The film mainly takes place in an orphanage of Tirana in the years of the city's occupation from the Italian fascists at the start of World War II. (100 mins.)
“ Albania ” - salvadoras
 
78.
Bye Bye Bluebird (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
After having lived for a number of year's abroad, the two friends Rannvá and Barba return for a visit to their native country... (97 mins.)
“ Faroe Islands ” - salvadoras
 
79.
One People (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Roy is a handsome Surinam man, who studies in Amsterdam. He hurriedly left his Dutch girlfriend Karina to visit his dying mom in Paramaribo... (111 mins.)
Director: Pim de la Parra
“ Suriname ” - salvadoras
 
80.
Children of God (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The story of two young Bahamian men who fall in love with each other and portrays the homophobia of the Bahamian society. (104 mins.)
Director: Kareem Mortimer
“ Bahamas ” - salvadoras
 
81.
Fine Dead Girls (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A lesbian couple rents an apartment in a seemingly normal building which happens to be populated with all kinds of freaks... (77 mins.)
Director: Dalibor Matanic
“ Croatia
(that means after 1991) ” - salvadoras
 
82.
Black and White in Color (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
French colonists in Africa, several months behind in the news, find themselves at war with their German neighbors... (90 mins.)
“ Ivory Coast
(aka Cote D' Ivoire) ” - salvadoras
 
83.
Mortu Nega (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The story of a woman who searches through the country for her husband, a resistant, while the war for independence is raging... (85 mins.)
Director: Flora Gomes
“ Guinea-Bissau ” - salvadoras
 
84.
Elles (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Five women, all near the wrong side of forty, face life's ups and downs together with laughter, tears, and sometimes irony. Their only imperative: live, love and live some more. (115 mins.)
“ Luxembourg ” - salvadoras
 
85.
Ombre sur Angkor (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Based on a dramatic episode of Cambodia's History, in the sixties. It was about a plot fomented from... (110 mins.)
“ Cambodia ” - salvadoras
 
86.
Flowers of the Sky (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A Silver screen idol of yesteryear a faded star today. In the web of a scandal the limelight is all her again. A long forgotten secret resurfaces making her undertake the most painful journey ever. (90 mins.)
“ Sri Lanka ” - salvadoras
 
87.
Divizionz (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
(89 mins.)
“ Uganda ” - salvadoras
 
88.
The Garden (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Jakub's life arrived at a dead-end. He leaves his job, and gets into conflict with his father. The trouble... (99 mins.)
Director: Martin Sulík
“ Slovak Republic
(that means after 1992) ” - salvadoras
 
89.
Maangamizi: The Ancient One (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
An American woman doctor comes to Tanzania to work at a hospital for the mentally disturbed, with her Tanzanian lover... (110 mins.)
“ Tanzania ” - salvadoras
 
90.
The Adopted Son (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
In a Kyrgyz village, five older women adopt an infant foundling. Jump ahead about 12 years: the boy... (81 mins.)
“ Kyrgyzstan
(that means after 1992) ” - salvadoras
 
91.
Monotony (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Following an ad in the paper, Ilze leaves her native village to become an actress. She fails the audition... (90 mins.)
Director: Juris Poskus
“ Latvia
(that means after 1992) ” - salvadoras
 
92.
Teenager (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
(70 mins.)
Director: Yalkin Tuychiev
“ Uzbekistan
(that means after 1992) ” - salvadoras
 
93.
Sister (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A drama set at a Swiss ski resort and centered on a boy who supports his sister by stealing from wealthy guests. (97 mins.)
Director: Ursula Meier
“ Switzerland ” - salvadoras
 
94.
Nairobi Half Life (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A young, aspiring actor from upcountry Kenya dreams of becoming a success in the big city. In pursuit of this and to the chagrin of his brother and parents, he makes his way to Nairobi:the city of opportunity. (96 mins.)
“ Kenya ” - salvadoras
 
95.
“ Turkmenistan
(that means after 1992) ” - salvadoras
 
96.
The 40th Door (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Fourteen-year-old Rustam lives with his mother in a village; his father was killed by the Russian mafia... (82 mins.)
Director: Elchin Musaoglu
“ Azerbaijan
(that means after 1992) ” - salvadoras
 
97.
Fortress of War (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A war drama set during the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union in June 1941, in which Russian troops held on to a border stronghold for nine days. (138 mins.)
Director: Aleksandr Kott
“ Belarus
(that means after 1992) ” - salvadoras
 
98.
More Time (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Thandi finds out the complexities of love, when David, the schoolboy Mister Charming, coolly sweeps her off her feet. (90 mins.)
Director: Isaac Mabhikwa
“ Zimbabwe ” - salvadoras
 
99.
Killing Heat (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
A city-woman moves to a foreign country with her future husband, giving up all the comforts of cosmopolitan life... (105 mins.)
Director: Michael Raeburn
“ Zambia ” - salvadoras
 
100.
Wadjda (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An enterprising Saudi girl signs on for her school's Koran recitation competition as a way to raise the remaining funds she needs in order to buy the green bicycle that has captured her interest. (98 mins.)
“ Saudi Arabia ” - salvadoras