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1. King of the Belgians (2016)

94 min | Comedy, Drama

Desperate to return home from a state visit to Istanbul when his country suffers its worst-ever political crisis, but unable to fly due to a solar storm, the King of the Belgians finds himself on a tumultuous road trip across the Balkans.

Directors: Peter Brosens, Jessica Woodworth | Stars: Peter Van den Begin, Lucie Debay, Titus De Voogdt, Bruno Georis

Votes: 1,821

2. La cinquième saison (2012)

93 min | Drama, Mystery

In a scenic Belgian village, nature is turning its back on man. How will the locals cope with this new reality?

Directors: Peter Brosens, Jessica Woodworth | Stars: Aurélia Poirier, Django Schrevens, Sam Louwyck, Gill Vancompernolle

Votes: 1,349

3. Clair Obscur (2016)

105 min | Drama

Two Turkish women, one oppressed by sexist traditions and one liberated by modern mores, have more in common than it would seem.

Director: Yesim Ustaoglu | Stars: Funda Eryigit, Ecem Uzun, Mehmet Kurtulus, Okan Yalabik

Votes: 2,110

4. 6.9 on the Richter Scale (2016)

117 min | Comedy

A humble Romanian actor in his 30s, hardly surviving between a complicated part in a musical, a depressed wife, and the obsession of an imminent, devastating earthquake, becomes the victim of his manipulative father.

Director: Nae Caranfil | Stars: Laurentiu Bãnescu, Maria Obretin, Teodor Corban, Maria Simona Arsu

Votes: 1,160

5. Like Crazy (2016)

Not Rated | 116 min | Comedy, Drama

74 Metascore

Two quite different women escape a mental institution to see Tuscany in a stolen car and get to know each other.

Director: Paolo Virzì | Stars: Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, Micaela Ramazzotti, Valentina Carnelutti, Sergio Albelli

Votes: 8,744 | Gross: $0.11M

6. House Without Roof (2016)

117 min | Drama

HOUSE WITHOUT ROOF is about the journey of the siblings LIYA, JAN and ALAN who were born in the Kurdish area of the Iraq and grown up in Germany. The three of them want to fulfill their ... See full summary »

Director: Soleen Yusef | Stars: Mina Sadic, Sasun Sayan, Murat Seven, Wedad Sabri

Votes: 130

7. Moon Dogs (2016)

93 min | Comedy, Drama

Two teenage step brothers fall for the same girl on a chaotic road trip from Shetland to Glasgow.

Director: Philip John | Stars: Jack Parry-Jones, Christy O'Donnell, Tara Lee, Claire Cage

Votes: 166

8. Bad Influence (2016)

89 min | Drama

Against the backdrop of an impending environmental crisis, two troubled adolescents strive to find their place in the world in this stirring debut film from Chile, which weaves together political themes both social and personal.

Director: Claudia Huaiquimilla | Stars: Andrew Bargsted, Eliseo Fernández, Francisco Pérez-Bannen, Francisca Gavilán

Votes: 324

9. Ne gledaj mi u pijat (2016)

105 min | Drama

Marijana's life revolves around her family, whether she likes it or not. They live on top of one another in a tiny apartment, driving one another crazy. Then her controlling father has a ... See full summary »

Director: Hana Jusic | Stars: Mia Petricevic, Niksa Butijer, Arijana Culina, Zlatko Buric

Votes: 1,055

10. The Last Family (2016)

123 min | Biography, Drama

69 Metascore

The story of a well-known artistic family: legendary painter Zdzislaw Beksinski, his wife Zofia and their son Tomasz, a highly-praised music critic and translator. Their lives were far from being usual.

Director: Jan P. Matuszynski | Stars: Andrzej Seweryn, Dawid Ogrodnik, Aleksandra Konieczna, Andrzej Chyra

Votes: 3,721

11. The Unknown Girl (2016)

Unrated | 113 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

65 Metascore

A doctor gets obsessed with the case of a dead woman after learning that the woman had died shortly after having rung her door for help.

Directors: Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne | Stars: Adèle Haenel, Olivier Bonnaud, Jérémie Renier, Louka Minnella

Votes: 8,435 | Gross: $0.15M

12. The Constitution (2016)

93 min | Comedy, Drama

The story follows four people who live in the same building, but avoid each other because of the differences in their assets, sexual habits, nationality and religion.

Director: Rajko Grlic | Stars: Nebojsa Glogovac, Dejan Acimovic, Ksenija Marinkovic, Bozidar Smiljanic

Votes: 2,601

13. I, Daniel Blake (2016)

R | 100 min | Drama

78 Metascore

After having suffered a heart-attack, a 59-year-old carpenter must fight the bureaucratic forces of the system in order to receive Employment and Support Allowance.

Director: Ken Loach | Stars: Dave Johns, Hayley Squires, Sharon Percy, Briana Shann

Votes: 55,311 | Gross: $0.26M

14. Beneath the Silence (I) (2016)

110 min | Drama, History, War

1973, a small family crumbles due to the father's PTSD, on the verge of the Yom Kipur War.

Directors: Erez Mizrahi, Sahar Shavit | Stars: Amos Tamam, Adva Bolla, Roy Fink, Eran Ivanir

Votes: 31

15. My Happy Family (2017)

120 min | Drama

86 Metascore

In a patriarchal society, an ordinary Georgian family lives with three generations under one roof. All are shocked when 52-year-old Manana decides to move out from her parents' home and ... See full summary »

Directors: Nana Ekvtimishvili, Simon Groß | Stars: Ia Shugliashvili, Merab Ninidze, Berta Khapava, Tsisia Qumsishvili

Votes: 3,267

16. Two Days, One Night (2014)

PG-13 | 95 min | Drama

89 Metascore

Liège, Belgium. Sandra is a factory worker who discovers that her workmates have opted for a EUR1,000 bonus in exchange for her dismissal. She has only a weekend to convince her colleagues to give up their bonuses in order to keep her job.

Directors: Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne | Stars: Marion Cotillard, Fabrizio Rongione, Catherine Salée, Baptiste Sornin

Votes: 45,816 | Gross: $1.44M

17. The Distinguished Citizen (2016)

118 min | Comedy, Drama

A recipient of the Nobel Prize for Literature, who has been living in Europe for decades, accepts an invitation to receive a prize. In Argentina he finds both similarities and irreconcilable differences with the people of his hometown.

Directors: Gastón Duprat, Mariano Cohn | Stars: Oscar Martínez, Dady Brieva, Andrea Frigerio, Nora Navas

Votes: 10,401

18. Holiday Makers (2016)

121 min | Comedy

The life of a tourist is Hell!

Director: Ivaylo Penchev | Stars: Phillip Avramov, Milena Avramova, Vasil Banov, Sofia Bobtcheva

Votes: 282

19. Tramontane (2016)

105 min | Drama

Rabih, a young blind man, lives in a small village in Lebanon. He sings in a choir and edits Braille documents for an income. His life unravels when he tries to apply for a passport and ... See full summary »

Director: Vatche Boulghourjian | Stars: Barakat Jabbour, Julia Kassar, Toufic Barakat, Michel Adabachi

Votes: 283

20. No One (2017)

96 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

A provocative drama about a young woman who experiences the most significant change in her life.

Director: Andrey Andonov | Stars: Gergana Pletnyova, Silvia Petkova, Kristian Milatinov, Stoyan Radev

Votes: 288

21. Damat Kogusu (2017)

104 min | Crime, Drama

In Turkey a man is jailed and thrown into a section for those accused or convicted of serious sex crimes, known as the Groom's Block, where society hides from itself as men judge guilt and lash out justice daily.

Director: Ilker Savaskurt | Stars: Ibrahim Akoz, Zülfü Hamit Altin, Turgay Atalay, Baris Atay

Votes: 267

22. Requiem for Mrs. J (2015)

93 min | Drama

Mrs. J is depressed by the death of her husband, who passed away one year ago and she is planning to commit suicide as she can't deal with the problems of her family.

Director: Bojan Vuletic | Stars: Mirjana Karanovic, Danica Nedeljkovic, Jovana Gavrilovic, Vucic Perovic

Votes: 652

23. Light Thereafter (2017)

101 min | Drama

Pavel, an emotionally volatile and socially alienated young man, sets off across Europe in search of his idol, the enigmatic painter Arnaud. Desperately lonely, Pavel tries to adhere to the host of characters he meets along the way.

Director: Konstantin Bojanov | Stars: Barry Keoghan, Kim Bodnia, Thure Lindhardt, Lubna Azabal

Votes: 110

24. Hristo (2016)

100 min | Drama

Hristo is a homeless boy. He would do anything to get a normal living. But still there's something he wouldn't do. The price of 'normal' life, for him is too high.

Directors: Grigor Lefterov, Todor Matsanov | Stars: Evgeni Budinov, Dimitar Krumov, Stefan Mavrodiyev, Lyubomir Neikov

Votes: 120

25. Goodbye Berlin (2016)

93 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

Two young teenage boys steal a car and embark on a road trip that will probably change their lives.

Director: Fatih Akin | Stars: Tristan Göbel, Aniya Wendel, Justina Humpf, Paul Busche

Votes: 8,925

26. The Other Side of Hope (2017)

Not Rated | 100 min | Comedy, Drama

84 Metascore

A poker-playing restaurateur and former traveling salesman befriends a group of refugees newly arrived to Finland.

Director: Aki Kaurismäki | Stars: Ville Virtanen, Tommi Korpela, Kati Outinen, Dome Karukoski

Votes: 11,141 | Gross: $0.18M

27. Toni Erdmann (2016)

R | 162 min | Comedy, Drama

93 Metascore

A practical joking father tries to reconnect with his hard working daughter by creating an outrageous alter ego and posing as her CEO's life coach.

Director: Maren Ade | Stars: Sandra Hüller, Peter Simonischek, Michael Wittenborn, Thomas Loibl

Votes: 45,207 | Gross: $1.48M

28. The Return (2017)

Drama, Thriller

Follows a man who, after 40 years, comes back to his hometown. There he has nobody. His friends from America are coming after him to get him back and small village in Vojvodina becomes lively as never before.

Director: Predrag Jaksic | Stars: Lazar Rockwood, Nick Mancuso, Dubravka Mijatovic, Michael Paré

Votes: 122

29. My Heart Is an Octopus or My Father on the Shore of the Black Sea (2016)

112 min | Animation, Biography, Crime

As a story structure, it reminds a postmodern novel: fragmented, plot-less and on first view: chaotic. Individual pieces can be rearranged and each one has its own life. In terms of genre, ... See full summary »

Director: Neno Belchev | Stars: Petar Atanasov, Ivan Barakov, Belcho Belchev, Neno Belchev

Votes: 6

30. Personal Affairs (2016)

90 min | Drama

In Nazareth, an old couple lives wearily to the rhythm of the daily routine. On the other side of the border, in Ramallah, their son Tarek wishes to remain an eternal bachelor, their ... See full summary »

Director: Maha Haj | Stars: Maisa Abd Elhadi, Zidane Awad, Ziad Bakri, Jihan Dermelkonian

Votes: 190

31. 24 Weeks (2016)

103 min | Drama

At work, Astrid is admired by her fans as a famous cabaret artist and privately a second child is on the road to complete her family happiness. But her world is turned upside down overnight... See full summary »

Director: Anne Zohra Berrached | Stars: Julia Jentsch, Bjarne Mädel, Johanna Gastdorf, Emilia Pieske

Votes: 1,588

32. When the Day Had No Name (2017)

93 min | Drama

Day before Easter 2012, perfectly lined up bodies of four teenagers, each with a bullet hole in their head, were found near a lake just outside Skopje, Macedonian capital. They just went ... See full summary »

Director: Teona Strugar Mitevska | Stars: Leon Ristov, Hanis Bagashov, Dragan Mishevski, Stefan Kitanov

Votes: 132

33. Victoria (II) (2015)

Not Rated | 138 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

77 Metascore

A young Spanish woman who has recently moved to Berlin finds her flirtation with a local guy turn potentially deadly as their night out with his friends reveals a dangerous secret.

Director: Sebastian Schipper | Stars: Laia Costa, Frederick Lau, Franz Rogowski, Burak Yigit

Votes: 54,365



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