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Vancouver Film Critics Circle Award for Best Foreign Language Film

The winners of the Vancouver Film Critics Circle Award for Best Foreign Language Film are listed below:

Winner and nomineesEdit

2000sEdit

Year Winner and nominees Original title Country Director(s)
2002 Talk to Her Hable con ella Spain Pedro Almodóvar
2003 City of God Cidade de Deus Brazil Fernando Meirelles
2004 A Very Long Engagement Un long dimanche de fiançailles France Jean-Pierre Jeunet
2005 Paradise Now الجنّة الآن Palestine Hany Abu-Assad
2006 Volver Spain Pedro Almodóvar
2007 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days 4 luni, 3 săptămâni și 2 zile Romania Cristian Mungiu
2008 The Edge of Heaven Auf der anderen Seite Germany Fatih Akin
Let the Right One In Låt den rätte komma in Sweden Tomas Alfredson
Tell No One Ne le dis à personne France Guillaume Canet
2009 Summer Hours L'Heure d'été France Olivier Assayas
Broken Embraces Los abrazos rotos Spain Pedro Almodóvar
The Headless Woman La mujer sin cabeza / La mujer rubia Argentina Lucrecia Martel

2010sEdit

Year Winner and nominees Original title Country Director(s)
2010 Carlos France Olivier Assayas
2011 A Separation جدایی نادر از سیمین Iran Asghar Farhadi
Poetry South Korea Lee Chang-dong
The Kid with a Bike Le Gamin au vélo Belgium Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne
2012 Holy Motors France Leos Carax
Amour France/Austria Michael Haneke
The Intouchables Intouchables France Olivier Nakache & Éric Toledano
2013 The Hunt Jagten Denmark Thomas Vinterberg
Blancanieves Spain Pablo Berger
Blue is the Warmest Colour La Vie d'Adèle – Chapitres 1 & 2 France Abdellatif Kechiche
2014 Force Majeure Turist Sweden Ruben Östlund
Ida Poland Paweł Pawlikowski
We Are the Best! Vi är bäst! Sweden Lukas Moodysson
2015 The Assassin 刺客聶隱娘 Taiwan Hou Hsiao-hsien
Goodnight Mommy Ich seh, Ich seh Austria Veronika Franz and Severin Fiala
Son of Saul Saul fia Hungary László Nemes
2016 Toni Erdmann Germany Maren Ade
Elle France Paul Verhoeven
The Handmaiden 아가씨 South Korea Chan-wook Park