And that's why we've assembled some of the finest movies to contend for Best Foreign Language Film in the last few years and made them available for you to watch. The Academy Awards are Hollywood's biggest event, and while this category might not get the most attention, it has honored some truly historic films down the years.
For starters, we've got one of the favorites in the category for 2017: Toni Erdmann, a film that was one of the year's biggest surprises. And that's not all: we've also got the solemn and beautiful Leviathan, which has an unforgettable scene involving vodka, rifles, and Russian leaders.
But which of the movies we've selected do you think would win if they ran against each other? There's only one way to find out - and that's to watch them all right away!
And the nominees are...