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With more time on your hands, now is the perfect time to discover the joys of foreign language cinema. Knowing where to start can be tricky. Here is a handy guide for getting started. I’ve taken 12 English language masterpieces and for each one selected a foreign language film that’s similar in story, genre, style, or tone.