St. Gloede's complementary silent selection

The Top 300 Silent Era Films list has a great selection of silents, and I hope it will help many explore deeper into this great and largely forgotten era. However, the list as it stands is highhly Americanized while several countries such as Germany, Sweden, Japan and more were going incredibly strong. So to broaden the perspective here's a selection great non-American silents I hope will leave an impression on you as well. It's ranked in reverse chronological order.
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1.
The Goddess (1934)
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Street walker by night, devoted mother by day, a woman fights to get her young son an education amid criminal and social injustice in China. (85 mins.)
Director: Yonggang Wu
 
2.
Dragnet Girl (1933)
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A gangster tries to find redemption with the inadvertent help of an innocent shop girl and his jealous girlfriend will do anything to keep him. (100 mins.)
Director: Yasujirô Ozu
 
3.
Woman of Tokyo (1933)
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Ryoichi and Chikako are brother and sister. They live together. Chikako works during the day in a office... (47 mins.)
Director: Yasujirô Ozu
 
4.
No Blood Relation (1932)
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(79 mins.)
Director: Mikio Naruse
 
5.
Nail in the Boot (1931)
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Sympathetic portrayal of a soldier who inadvertently commits sabotage through his ineptitude on the battlefield. (53 mins.)
 
6.
Pyat nevest (1930)
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7.
The Cursed Village (1930)
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In an impoverished Castilian village live Juan, his wife Acacia, their son and Juan's blind father.... (57 mins.)
Director: Florián Rey
 
8.
That Night's Wife (1930)
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A desperate man with a sick daughter decides to commit a robbery in order to help her. He begins to feel remorse though, which makes him question his decision. (65 mins.)
Director: Yasujirô Ozu
 
9.
Au bonheur des dames (1930)
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Denise, an orphaned girl, moves to Paris where she hopes to find work at her uncle's store. But the glamorous department store 'Aux Bonheur des Dames' across the street crunches all the little businesses around. She finds a position there. (85 mins.)
Director: Julien Duvivier
 
10.
Sangue mineiro (1930)
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In the beginning of the Twentieth Century, in Belo Horizonte, the industrial Sampaio lives in a manor house with his stepdaughter Carmen... (82 mins.)
Director: Humberto Mauro
 
12.
Walk Cheerfully (1930)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Kenji is a small thief who likes drinking and fighting. When he falls in love with sweet and simple Yazue... (95 mins.)
Director: Yasujirô Ozu
 
13.
The New Babylon (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In the beginning of the industrial revolution, the Paris Commune was established in 1871 against the rich and the powerful... (120 mins.)
 
14.
The Lighthouse Keepers (1929)
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Two lighthouse keepers (the father and the son) are to spend one entire month in the middle of the sea near the coasts of Brittany;the young man is ill. (82 mins.)
Director: Jean Grémillon
 
15.
Woman in the Moon (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A tenacious scientist blasts off for the moon in hopes of riches that may be found there. (156 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
 
16.
Adieu Mascotte (1929)
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(85 mins.)
Director: Wilhelm Thiele
 
18.
Varhaník u sv. Víta (1929)
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(78 mins.)
Director: Martin Fric
 
19.
White Hell of Pitz Palu (1929)
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A man climbs a 12,000-foot mountain to search for his wife, who was lost on their honeymoon. Another couple makes the dangerous climb with him. (150 mins.)
 
20.
Captain Fracasse (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Capt. Fracasse, a down-on-his-luck nobleman, gives shelter at his estate one night to a troupe of traveling actors... (92 mins.)
 
21.
Fue no shiratama (1929)
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(101 mins.)
Director: Hiroshi Shimizu
 
22.
Saint Joan the Maid (1929)
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(125 mins.)
 
23.
The Devil in the Heart (1928)
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Ludivine Bucaille stupidly wishes that Leherg and his son Delphin both die at sea. Amazingly, Leherg... (120 mins.)
 
24.
The Seashell and the Clergyman (1928 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Obsessed with a general's woman, a clergyman has strange visions of death and lust, struggling against his own eroticism. (28 mins.)
Director: Germaine Dulac
 
25.
Homecoming (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Following World War I, after a long imprisonment, two German prisoner-of-war soldiers escape from a Siberian lead-mine... (78 mins.)
Director: Joe May
 
26.
L'horloge magique ou La petite fille qui voulait être princesse (1928 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
It's the story of Yolande, a little girl (about 12) who wanted to become a princess. Bombastus, her old father... (30 mins.)
 
27.
Der Bettler vom Kölner Dom (1927)
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(101 mins.)
Director: Rolf Randolf
 
28.
Dokuro (1927)
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A rare film which depicts the tragic fate of a Christian lord who fought for his fate in the Edo period... (48 mins.)
Director: Sentarô Shirai
 
29.
Der Geisterzug (1927)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A detective poses as a simpleton to uncover gun-runners using an abandoned railway line.
 
30.
Nothing But Time (1926 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The life of a great city (Paris) from dawn until dusk, including the beautiful and the ragged, the rich and the poor, with little or no comment (intertitles) from the director, Cavalcanti (whose first film this was). (45 mins.)
 
31.
Secrets of a Soul (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A scientist is tormented by an irrational fear of knives and the irresistible compulsion to murder his wife. (97 mins.)
 
32.
Klovnen (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
(128 mins.)
Director: A.W. Sandberg
 
33.
Three Thieves (1926)
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Who is a thief - a street pickpocket, a social lion or a banker? The thief is the one who takes it small, the man with prospects is called a winner. (66 mins.)
 
34.
Mauprat (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Set before the French Revolution, the film tells the story of Bernard De Mauprat, a noble orphan, raised by despicable aristocrats... (88 mins.)
Director: Jean Epstein
 
35.
Master of the House (1925)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
When a man becomes tyrannical towards his family, the women of the house decide to teach him a lesson in gratitude. (111 mins.)
 
36.
Poil de carotte (1925)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
François' mother, Mme Lepic, hates him and she nicknames him "Poil de Carotte" (Carrot hair). His father... (108 mins.)
Director: Julien Duvivier
 
37.
Whirlpool of Fate (1925)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
After her father's death and her uncle having drunk all the inheritance, Virginia is left alone. She... (71 mins.)
Director: Jean Renoir
 
38.
Faces of Children (1925)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A man whose wife has died remarries, and his new wife has a daughter of her own from a previous marriage... (114 mins.)
Director: Jacques Feyder
 
39.
Edmund Kean: Prince Among Lovers (1924)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
When a famous Shakespearean actor falls in love with a woman above his station, his professional and personal life begin to crumble. (136 mins.)
 
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41.
Kino Eye (1924 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
This documentary promoting the joys of life in a Soviet village centers around the activities of the Young Pioneers... (78 mins.)
Director: Dziga Vertov
 
42.
La belle Nivernaise (1924)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Bargeman Louveau finds an abandoned boy, Victor, and with the authorities permission takes him back to his own family where he raises him... (69 mins.)
Director: Jean Epstein
 
43.
The Hell Ship (1923)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Jan Steen is the owner of a ship that returns home and found her hife's ex-lover in the house. He forces Ann-Britt Steen, the wife, to go on board with him. Dick, the ex-lover, get a new job in a ship, Jan Steen's ship.
 
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45.
All for Money (1923)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Rupp (Jannings) is a former butcher, made rich in the meat packing industry as a result of the reversal of fortunes brought on by WWI... (83 mins.)
 
46.
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
 
47.
Warning Shadows (1923)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A wealthy man invites the local wealthy bachelors over for a puppet show about men who covet another man's wife. The puppeteer is actually a witch and gives the men nightmares about what could happen if they date the lady of the house. (90 mins.)
Director: Arthur Robison
 
48.
From Morn to Midnight (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A Cashier in a bank in a small German town is alerted to the power of money by the visit of a rich Italian lady... (65 mins.)
 
49.
Lucrezia Borgia (1922)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Rodrigo Borgia, Pope Alexander VI, has three adult children: Juan, who is virtuous and has a sweetheart who is a woman of the people... (75 mins.)
Director: Richard Oswald
 
50.
Othello (1922)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Based on Shakespeare's play: The treacherous Iago plans to ruin the life of Othello by provoking him to jealousy. (79 mins.)
 
51.
Die Gezeichneten (1922)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Based on the 1918 novel 'Elsker hverandre' by Aage Madelung, the film follows various lives, one of which is Jewish girl Hanne Liebe, as she grows up, and experiences the pains of living as a Jew in Russia, leading to a revolution. (105 mins.)
 
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53.
Cainà (1922)
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(50 mins.)
 
54.
Hamlet (1921)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Danish silent movie-star Asta Nielsen formed her own production company to make this film, in which... (131 mins.)
 
55.
Missing Husbands (1921)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Two men, lost in the desert, meet Queen Antinea, ruler of Atlantis. (136 mins.)
Director: Jacques Feyder
 
56.
Eldorado (1921)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Sibilla is a single mother, working as a gypsy dancer in a lousy cafe in the south of Spain. Unable to keep with the costs of his son's medical bills... (100 mins.)
 
57.
La terre (1921)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
As Jean is walking across the countryside in search of work, he helps and befriends a young woman, Françoise... (97 mins.)
Director: André Antoine
 
58.
Johan (1921)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
On a farm in up-country Sweden, an enigmatic stranger comes to a conservative peasant community and seduces a farmer's wife. (84 mins.)
Director: Mauritz Stiller
 
59.
The Haunted Castle (1921)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
In the castle Vogeloed, a few aristocrats are awaiting baroness Safferstätt. But first count Oetsch invites himself.... (75 mins.)
Director: F.W. Murnau
 
60.
Leaves From Satan's Book (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
In 4 episodic tales of human suffering; the temptation of Jesus, the Spanish Inquisition, the French Revolution and the Russo-Finnish war of 1918, Satan attempts to win God's favor. (167 mins.)
Director: Carl Th. Dreyer
 
61.
The Parson's Widow (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A young man is elected by a small village to be its parson. As part of his duties, he is required to marry the widow of the parson before him... (71 mins.)
Director: Carl Th. Dreyer
 
62.
Mästerman (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A pawnbroker, widely despised, called Mästerman is the subject of tales of terror and cruelty. In his profession, he is merciless. (116 mins.)
 
63.
L'hirondelle et la mésange (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A bargeman, his wife and sister-in-law navigate the canals of northern Belgium in their two vessels... (80 mins.)
Director: André Antoine
 
64.
Dla ciebie, Polsko (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
The north-eastern Polish province of Vilnius is after WW1 plundered by savage Bolsheviks. The heroic Polish army is bound to stop them. (46 mins.)
 
65.
Kohlhiesels Töchter (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Somewhere in Southern Bavaria Xaver wants to marry Gretel, but her father Kohlhiesel wants his elder daughter Liesel to marry first... (64 mins.)
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
 
66.
Romeo und Julia im Schnee (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Comical variation on the Shakespeare play, featuring two feuding farmers families. (45 mins.)
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
 
67.
Klostret i Sendomir (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Two weary travelers come upon a monastery. While staying the night, they learn of its mysterious founding. (54 mins.)
 
68.
L'homme du large (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Nolff, a tough Breton fisherman is happy: his wife has just given birth to a son, Michel. His only wish is to make him a fisherman like him... (86 mins.)
 
69.
La storia di una donna (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
(70 mins.)
Director: Eugenio Perego
 
70.
I Don't Want to Be a Man (1918)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A teenaged tomboy, tired of being bossed around by her strict guardian, impersonates a man so she can have more fun, but discovers that being the opposite sex isn't as easy as she had hoped. (45 mins.)
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
 
71.
Le mystère des roches de Kador (1912)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The action takes place in Brittany .Fernand De Keranic wants to latch on to his niece and ward Suzanne's... (45 mins.)
Director: Léonce Perret