13 films released in 1959

Pickpocket

Robert Bresson, 1959, France

The Chaplin Revue

Charlie Chaplin, 1959, United Kingdom

The Sign of Leo (Le signe du lion)

Éric Rohmer, 1959, France

Chhabi

Niren Lahiri, 1959, India

The Wayward Girl (Ung flukt)

Edith Carlmar, 1959, Norway

Black Orpheus (Orfeu Negro)

Marcel Camus, 1959, Brazil

Hiroshima mon amour

Alain Resnais, 1959, France

Beyond All Limits (Flor de Mayo)

Roberto Gavaldón, 1959, Mexico