50 Best Foreign Movies on Netflix France

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Last updated: 2019-08-20

While Hollywood still dominates the box office, art houses and services like Netflix have given us easy access to films from around the globe. Here's the list of 50 best foreign movies on Netflix France right now. This list keeps updating as and when there's change in the Netflix database


ROMA 2018
IMDb:   8.0/10

Metacritic:   96/100

Genre:   Drama

Available From:   2018-12-14

Year:   2018

Director(s):   Alfonso Cuaron

Director Alfonso Cuaron delivers a vivid, emotional portrait of domestic life and social hierarchy set against Mexico's political turmoil of the 1970s.

Actor(s):   Carlos Peralta, Diego Cortina Autrey, Marina de Tavira, Yalitza Aparicio

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Mustang 2015
IMDb:   7.7/10

Metacritic:   83/100

Genre:   Drama

Available From:   2016-07-09

Year:   2015

Director(s):   Deniz Gamze Erguven

After being seen flirting with male classmates, five spirited sisters are put on virtual lockdown by their conservative, domineering grandmother.

Actor(s):   Ayberk Pekcan, Doga Zeynep Doguslu, Elit Iscan, Gunes Sensoy, Ilayda Akdogan, Tugba Sunguroglu

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Under the Shadow

Under the Shadow 2016
IMDb:   7/10

Metacritic:   84/100

Genre:   Horror, War

Available From:   2017-01-06

Year:   2016

Director(s):   Babak Anvari

As a mother and daughter struggle to cope with the terrors of the post-revolution, war-torn Tehran of the 1980s, a mysterious evil begins to haunt their home.

Actor(s):   Arash Marandi, Avin Manshadi, Behi Djanati Atai, Bijan Daneshmand, Bobby Naderi, Hamidreza Djavdan, Narges Rashidi, Ray Haratian, Sajjad Delafrooz, Soussan Farrokhnia

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Relatos salvajes

Relatos salvajes 2014
IMDb:   8.1/10

Metacritic:   77/100

Genre:   Comedy, Crime, Thriller

Available From:   2015-10-22

Year:   2014

Director(s):   Damian Szifron

Six stories of revenge and retribution make up this anthology of darkly comic tales involving road rage, infidelity, poison and civil disobedience.

Actor(s):   Dario Grandinetti, Erica Rivas, Julieta Zylberberg, Leonardo Sbaraglia, Maria Marull, Oscar Martinez, Ricardo Darin

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April and the Extraordinary World

April and the Extraordinary World 2015
IMDb:   7.4/10

Metacritic:   85/100

Genre:   Animation, Family

Available From:   2017-10-02

Year:   2015

Director(s):   Christian Desmares, Franck Ekinci

1941. France asleep in the nineteenth century, governed by steam and Napoleon V, where scientists vanish mysteriously. Avril (

Actor(s):   Angela Galuppo, Carlos Alazraqui, J.K. Simmons, Jean Rochefort, Kari Wahlgren, Marion Cotillard, Mark Camacho, Olivier Gourmet, Paul Giamatti, Philippe Katerine, Susan Sarandon, Tod Fennell, Tony Hale, Tony Robinow

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Son of Saul

Son of Saul 2015
IMDb:   7.5/10

Metacritic:   90/100

Genre:   Drama, War

Available From:   2016-08-10

Year:   2015

Director(s):   Laszlo Nemes

Amid the horrors of the Auschwitz concentration camp, a Jewish prisoner must choose between aiding in a rebellion and giving his son a proper burial.

Actor(s):   Amitai Kedar, Christian Harting, Geza Rohrig, Istvan Pion, Jerzy Walczak, Juli Jakab, Kamil Dobrowlski, Levente Molnar, Marcin Czarnik, Sandor Zsoter, Todd Charmont, Urs Rechn, Uwe Lauer

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The Wandering Earth

The Wandering Earth 2019
IMDb:   7.3/10

Metacritic:   62/100

Genre:   Action, Sci-Fi

Available From:   2019-04-30

Year:   2019

Director(s):   Frant Gwo

A looming collision with Jupiter threatens Earth as humans search for a new star. The planet's fate now lies in the hands of a few unexpected heroes.

Actor(s):   Arkady Sharogradsky, Chuxiao Qu, Guangjie Li, Hongchen Li, Huan Zhang, Jing Wu, Jinmai Zhao, Lei Jiayin, Li Guangjie, Man-Tat Ng, Mike Kai Sui, Ng Man-Tat, Qu Jingjing, Yang Haoyu, Yi Yang, Yichi Zhang, Zhigang Jiang

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The Night Comes for Us

The Night Comes for Us 2018
IMDb:   7.1/10

Metacritic:   69/100

Genre:   Action, Thriller

Available From:   2018-10-19

Year:   2018

Director(s):   Timo Tjahjanto

After sparing a girl's life during a massacre, an elite Triad assassin is targeted by an onslaught of murderous gangsters.

Actor(s):   Abimana Aryasatya, Asha Kenyeri Bermudez, Dian Sastrowardoyo, Dimas Anggara, Iko Uwais, Joe Taslim, Julie Estelle, Salvita Decorte, Sunny Pang, Zack Lee

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Two Days, One Night

Two Days
IMDb:   7.3/10

Metacritic:   89/100

Genre:   Drama

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2014

Director(s):   Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne

On the verge of losing her job, Sandra comes up with a last-ditch strategy: get her workmates to give up their bonuses so that she can stay on.

Actor(s):   Alain Eloy, Batiste Sornin, Catherine Salee, Fabrizio Rongione, Marion Cotillard, Myriem Akeddiou, Pili Groyne, Simon Caudry

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Incendies 2010
IMDb:   8.2/10

Metacritic:   80/100

Genre:   Drama

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2010

Director(s):   Denis Villeneuve

Twins Jeanne and Simon journey to the Middle East to find their father and brother and attempt to reconstruct their family's hidden history.

Actor(s):   Hussein Sami, Mustafa Kamel

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