Ooh la la, it’s time to look at the best French language movies on Netflix. When it comes to cinema, the French have a word for films like these and that word is unique. Since you might need a compass to actually find these French movies on Netflix, we’ve put together this tres magnifique list for you featuring the best of the best.
Whether it’s the whimsical Amelie or action-packed District 13 or sexy road picture Going Places, these Netflix French movies deliver a healthy dose of joie de vie. To mention just a few of these not-to-be-missed gems, we have the classic L’Age d’Or by acclaimed director Luis Bunel, the historical bloodbath, Queen Margot, and The Closet, an inverted comedy about a straight man pretending to be gay in order to keep his job at a condom factory.
This list of movies in French on Netflix features some of the most important talents in French Cinema including, director Bertrand Tavernier The French Minister (Quai d’Orsay), Gerard Depardieu (The Closet, Going Places and Viktor), director Roman Polanski's Venus in Fur, and French Mega-star Daniel Auteuil (Queen Margot and The Closet).
So whether you plan to parle-vous Francais or speed read the subtitles dig into this list of the French-language films and let us know whether it’s mais oui or mais non!