33 films released in 1997

Gargantua

Lars von Trier Morten Arnfred, 1997, Denmark

Pandæmonium

Lars von Trier Morten Arnfred, 1997, Denmark

Mors In Tabula

Lars von Trier Morten Arnfred, 1997, Denmark

Brothers and Sisters (Geschwister)

Thomas Arslan, 1997, Germany

Little Dieter Needs to Fly

Werner Herzog, 1997, United Kingdom

Lolita

Adrian Lyne, 1997, United States

Pickpocket (小武 | Xiao Wu)

Jia Zhangke, 1997, China

Taste of Cherry (Ta'm e guilass)

Abbas Kiarostami, 1997, Iran

The Sweet Hereafter

Atom Egoyan, 1997, Canada

Funny Games

Michael Haneke, 1997, Austria

Drancy Avenir

Arnaud des Pallières, 1997, France

Traveller

Jack N. Green, 1997, United States

Assassin(s)

Mathieu Kassovitz, 1997, France

Telling Lies in America

Guy Ferland, 1997, United States

Lost Highway

David Lynch, 1997, United States

Wilde

Brian Gilbert, 1997, United Kingdom

The Life of Jésus (La vie de Jésus)

Bruno Dumont, 1997, France

Level Five

Chris Marker, 1997, France