Here are entered works on motion pictures produced by foreign film companies. When the heading is subdivided by place, the subdivision refers to the locality where the films are available or viewed. Works on motion pictures produced by film companies in a specific country and available or viewed in another country or countries are entered under the heading Motion pictures qualified by the country of origin, e.g. Motion pictures, American. Works on motion pictures in a foreign language produced for the export market are entered under the heading Foreign language films.This heading is not used for individual films, which are entered under headings appropriate to the content, genre, and/or form of the film.
--subdivision Film adaptations under individual literatures, individual literary works entered under title, forms and types of musical compositions, and names of individual persons, e.g. English literature--Film adaptations; Beowulf--Film adaptations; Operas--Film adaptations; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Film adaptations