27 films released in 1971

Elegy (Ağıt)

Yılmaz Güney, 1971, Turkey

The Ceremony (Gishiki)

Nagisa Ôshima, 1971, Japan

Bleak Moments

Mike Leigh, 1971, United Kingdom

Buddha Mil Gaya

Hrishikesh Mukherjee, 1971, India

Malyadaan (The Wedding Garland)

Ajoy Kar, 1971, India

Walkabout

Nicolas Roeg, 1971, United Kingdom

Out 1, Noli Me Tangere - Episodes 1 & 2

Jacques Rivette, 1971, France

Fata Morgana

Werner Herzog, 1971, West Germany

Out 1, Noli Me Tangere - Episodes 7 & 8

Jacques Rivette, 1971, France

Out 1, Noli Me Tangere - Episodes 5 & 6

Jacques Rivette, 1971, France

Out 1, Noli Me Tangere - Episodes 3 & 4

Jacques Rivette, 1971, France

Vampir (Cuadecuc, vampir)

Pere Portabella, 1971, Spain

Family Life (Zycie rodzinne)

Krzysztof Zanussi, 1971, Poland

Blanche

Walerian Borowczyk, 1971, France

Punishment Park

Peter Watkins, 1971, United States