7 family-friendly foreign films

These international films won't just entertain you - they'll give you and your grandkids plenty to talk about.

This article originally appeared on grandparents.com. To learn more click here.

You and your grandchildren have seen movies aimed at kids, often including animated silliness, blockbuster special effects, and lowbrow humor. But to expand your horizons, take a look beyond our borders. Foreign films shed light on how the human experience is universal, an important concept in a globally interdependent world and a refreshing idea for your grandkids to absorb. Here are seven foreign-language movies that promise to entertain you and the kids—and leave you with plenty to talk about.