Looking for great 2019 foreign films? Then you are in the right spot. Cinema has a language all its own and some of the best movies of 2019 originated all over the globe. From Europe to Asia to South America and beyond the best foreign language films detail stories of universal humanity. Korean comedies and French love stories are among the most highly anticipated new foreign films being released in 2019.
What movies will you find on this list of the best foreign films of 2019? Hong Sang-soo's Hotel by the River finds the lives of hotel guest intersecting in unexpected ways. Ki Joo-Bong, Kim Min-hee, and Kwon Hae-hyo are featured in the film's cast. The Italian mob is the subject of Matteo Garrone's upcoming film, Dogman. Netflix is also bringing foreign movies to their platform with The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind and Paris is Us.
After receiving rave reviews at Cannes in 2018, Sorry Angel is being released to wider audiences in 2019. Ayka and Extreme Job are also 2019 foreign films to look forward to this year.
Which 2019 foreign language movie do you think deserves the top spot on this list? Give your favorites a vote up and vote down the foreign movies you didn't like.
- 39748Parasite is a 2019 South Korean dark comedy thriller film directed by Bong Joon-ho. An... more
- 5812Portrait of a Lady on Fire (a.k.a. Portrait de la jeune fille en feu) is a 2019 French... more
- 8234Pain and Glory is a 2019 Spanish drama film directed by Pedro Almodóvar. A film director past... more
- 11159Dogman is a 2018 Italian drama film directed by Matteo Garrone. A well-liked dog groomer and... more
- 10166Climax is a 2018 French musical psychological horror film directed by Gaspar Noé. In the... more
- 4415The Wild Pear Tree is a 2018 Turkish drama film directed by Nuri Bilge Ceylan. A passionate... more
- 6740Transit is a 2018 German drama film written and directed by Christian Petzold, based on the... more
- 7345Woman at War is a 2018 internationally co-produced comedy-drama thriller film written,... more
- 5124An Elephant Sitting Still is a 2018 Chinese film written, directed and edited by Hu Bo, based... more
- 8256Photograph is a 2019 Indian-American coming-of-age romantic drama film directed by Ritesh. A... more
- 5531Ash Is Purest White is a 2018 Chinese drama film directed by Jia Zhangke. A story of violent... more
- 4827Birds of Passage is a 2018 Colombian crime film directed by Ciro Guerra and Cristina Gallego.... more
- 3118The Edge of Democracy (a.k.a. Democracia em Vertigem) is a 2019 Brazilian documentary film... more
- 2310I Lost My Body is a 2019 French animated film directed by Jérémy Clapin, based on the novel... more
The Boy Who Harnessed the WindChiwetel Ejiofor, Noma DumezweniThe Boy Who Harnessed the Wind is a 2019 British drama film directed by and starring Chiwetel... more
- 2817Monos is a 2019 drama film directed by Alejandro Landes. In a remote mountaintop setting... more
SynonymsTom Mercier, Quentin DolmaireSynonyms (a.k.a. Synonymes) is a 2019 French-Israeli drama film directed by Nadav Lapid. A... more
- 3123Rafiki is a 2018 Kenyan drama film directed by Wanuri Kahiu. Kena (Samantha Mugatsia) and Ziki... more
- 2922Master Z: The Ip Man Legacy is a 2018 Chinese martial arts film directed by Yuen Woo-ping.... more
- 1811Long Day's Journey into Night is a 2018 drama film directed by Bi Gan. Luo Hongwu (Huang Jue)... more
- 2319Mission of Honor (a.k.a Hurricane) is a 2019 British and Polish drama film directed by David... more
- 1410By the Grace of God is a 2019 French-Belgian drama film directed by François Ozon. When... more
- 118Atlantics (a.k.a. Atlantique) is a 2019 internationally co-produced supernatural romantic... more
- 2021Girls of the Sun is a 2018 French drama film directed by Eva Husson. A Kurdish female... more
- 1313The Sky Is Pink is a 2019 Indian Hindi-language biographical film directed by Shonali Bose. A... more