Return to Article 1 of 10 Photos 06.07.17 | 09:31AM PT 10 Great Films Made for Less Than $1 Million to Stream on Netflix By William Earl “Following” (1998)“Primer” (2004)“Super Size Me” (2004)“Bronson” (2008)“Monsters” (2010)“Pariah” (2011)“Weekend” (2011)“Upstream Color” (2013)“Tangerine” (2015)“White Girl” (2016) Christopher Nolan’s debut feature used a variety of tactics to stay within its $6,000 budget, including heavy rehersals to avoid multiple takes and using natural light whenever possible. Click here to watch Shane Carruth was able to keep the budget of his sci-fi hit to $7,000 by wearing many hats during production, including the lead role, director, producer, writer, editior, and making all of the music. Click here to watch Morgan Spurlock’s documentary hit only cost $65,000, but made a name for its star as a doc agitator. Click here to watch Nicolas Winding Refn and Tom Hardy’s crime drama was reportedly made for $230,000. Click here to watch Long before he helmed a “Star Wars” film, Gareth Edwards made this gorgeous sci-fi movie for $500,000. Click here to watch Dee Rees’ tale of a teen African American lesbian was a Sundance hit on a budget of just $500,000. Click here to watch Andrew Haigh’s gorgeous romance was shot for about £120,000, or about $155,000. Click here to watch Shane Carruth once again proved his proficency with a shoestring budget in this $50,000 sci-fi headtrip. Click here to watch Sean Baker famously filmed his bold drama on iPhones, which kept the budget down to $100,000. Click here to watch Elizabeth Wood’s examination of race and love in NYC was made for under $700,000. Click here to watch Recently Added Photo Galleries 10.20.18 Tilda Swinton's Career in Posters, From 'Orlando' to 'Suspiria' 10.19.18 12 Classic Lesbian Vampire Movies to Steam Up Your Halloween 10.18.18 Oscars: 40 Foreign-Language Performances That Competed at the Academy Awards 10.11.18 The 10 Best Queer Films About Coming Out for National Coming Out Day 10.11.18 Oscars: 29 Foreign Language Films That Broke Into the Best Picture or Best Director Races 10.03.18 Christian Bale: 10 Roles That Define His History of Shocking Physical Transformations 10.02.18 'Venom' World Premiere: Tom Hardy Celebrates With Riz Ahmed and Michelle Williams on the Black Carpet (Photos) 09.29.18 Tom Hardy's Career in Posters, From 'Bronson' to 'Venom'