Movies like Pastorale

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Pastorale (1975)
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Pastorale (1975)
Original name: პასტორალი
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the mountain village comes a group of young musicians in Tbilisi. Here they are going to relax and rehearse. Sad story about the final rupture occurred, the peasants do not sing beautiful old songs, the musicians play music incomprehensible to them ... Far from the idyllic image of rural life.
Plot: village, cultural difference, country girl, musician, party, fishing, wine, teenage girl, alcohol, farmer, farm, rehearsal, guest, drinking, city country contrast, string quartet, hospitality
Place: caucasus, russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, touching and sentimental films with plots about village, village life, farm, teenage girl, social relations, countryside and death mostly in Drama, Music and Comedy genres. Some movies like Pastorale: Spring (1968), Children of Cast-Iron Gods (1993), The Useless Girl (1982), A Long and Happy Life (2013), Stubborn Boy (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Spring (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Savely and Lelya are leading a quiet peaceful life in a forest reserve, in a small village with a mineral spring, where Savely brought his seriously ill wife. The seemingly routine life can not hide deep and tender love that came a bit too late...
Plot: village, spring, husband, wife, death of husband, sickness, son
Place: soviet union
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95%
Children of Cast-Iron Gods (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Russia, Ukraine
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The films hero is a metal worker named Ignat who is as strong and tough as the steel that his sprawling factory produces in the Ural Mountains. Its a great cheerless environment; life is arduous and dangerous; conditions at the plant are nearly ...
Plot: irony, beer drinking, camel, bare breasts, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, drinking alcohol, alcohol, drinking, armor, miner, welder ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
The Useless Girl (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A teenage girl considered by everybody as "difficult" is sent to the village to live with her grandfather.
Plot: teenage girl, aggression, loneliness, old man, village, parents
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
A Long and Happy Life (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Sascha lives in a village on the Kola Peninsular in northern Russia and dedicatedly manages what is left of an old collective farm. He gets on well with his farm workers who respect him and also tolerate his more or less clandestine love-affair with ...
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, stylized, sad ...
Plot: village, farm, society, rebelliousness, injustice, hopes, rebellion, philosophy, moral dilemma, justice, alcohol, russian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Stubborn Boy (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The people of this remote village in the Black Forest don't talk much, but when they do, it's in the Alemannic dialect. Hanna, 21 has traveled far to work here. She shovels manure, milks cows and tries to cope with the farmer, Uwe Kiefer, ...
Plot: strike, farm, farmer, outcast, 21 year old, female protagonist, older man younger woman relationship, village, milk
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Wishing Tree (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 107 min.
Story: This poetic parable is part of Tenghiz Abuladze’s cinematic triptych: “The Supplication” – “The Wishing Tree” – “Repentance”. The place is Georgia at the beginning of the 20th century. That’s how director Tenghiz Abuladze ...
Plot: tree, love, male objectification, boy meets girl, priest, tragedy, christianity
Place: georgia, caucasus, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Suzaku (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Depicts the life of a family in a remote Japanese timber village. Family head Tahara Kozo lives with his mother Sachiko, wife Yasuyo, nephew Eisuke and young daughter Michiru. Economic recession and failed development plans cause tragedy in the ...
Plot: village, slice of life, boy, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, little girl, cabin, aunt nephew relationship, school bus, 11 year old, abandoned by mother ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Sleepless Knights (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: As every year Carlos (Raul Godoy) is spending the summer in the country with his family in order to help out with things. Perhaps he won't even be returning to Madrid, as economic prospects are hardly rosy there. In addition, his father's ...
Plot: village, gay, family, male nudity, gay relationship
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Shiba (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A multi-lingual tour guide who owns multiple passports one day drives his wife and daughter to a desolate seashore town and checks in a secluded, spacious, ruins-like hotel. From that moment on, he throws himself into gambling, tossing the dice with ...
Plot: death, gambling, murder, sex, chinese, taiwanese, cultural difference, violence, seaside, dice, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Place: taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Red Snowball Tree (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A former thief is released from a prison. He tries to start a new life with his penfriend - a good village woman, but his past doesn't let him go.
Style: thought provoking, ironic, disturbing, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: guilt, pen pal, alienation, redemption, peasant, middle aged man, village, mother son relationship, criminal, couple relations, family relations, male female relationship ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Confetti Harvest (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dorsvloer vol Confetti tells the story of young Katelijne, who grows up in a religious family in the countryside in Zeeland. Based on the novel by Franca Treur.
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: coming of age, farm, village life, village, youth, society, religions or cults, family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, church, bare breasts ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Bliss (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Greece
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young woman of about 17 years old, named Meryem (Ozgu Namal), has been raped, and her village's customs call for her to be killed to restore honor and dignity to her family and village. The eldest son of the village leader, Cemal (Murat Han), ...
Style: touching, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: innocence lost, village, sexual humiliation, cultural difference, self discovery, on the road, traditional versus modern, lovers on the run, unlikely partners, love affair, identity crisis, injustice ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Man Follows Birds (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Man Follows Birds is a coming-of-age story of a young Uzbek poet surrounded by violence. Farouk is fascinated by trees and Khamraev films him with a lot of melancholy and tenderness. Cast apart because he’s poor and his father’s drunk, Farouk ...
Plot: bird, mask, river, sword, teenager, apple, death of mother, flute, fishing, village, dead girl, dead boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 571
The Entreaty (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Based on the poems “Aluda Ketelauri” and “The Guest and the Host” by the classic of Georgian literature Vazha Pshavela This film opens Tengiz Abuladze’s trilogy (“The Plea”, “The Wishing Tree”, “Repentance”), which discusses ...
Plot: cut arm, cemetery, guest, sacrifice, fratricide, community, respect, meeting, host, mountain, grave, murder ...
Place: chechnya, russia, caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Fremde Tochter (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Lena meets 19-year-old Farid, a young Muslim. She has a clear-cut attitude towards his culture and religion: utter rejection. Despite their differences – or perhaps because of them – they fall in love.
Plot: teenage girl, tragic love, teenage boy, office, female nudity, female protagonist, pubic hair, 19 year old, male nudity, teenager, 17 year old, naked in public ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Cider with Rosie (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A semi-autobiographical coming-of-age story set in the Cotswolds during and immediately after the First World War.
Style: captivating, sentimental, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: village, coming of age, bicycle, deserter, classroom, youth, friendship, friends, social relations, wartime life, village life, society ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 20s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Grocer's Son (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Antoine Sforza, a thirty-year-old young man, left his village ten years before in order to start a new life in the big city, but now that his father, a traveling grocer, is in hospital after a stroke, he more or less reluctantly accepts to come back ...
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, touching, sentimental
Plot: village, grocer, hospital, heart attack, fish out of water, misfit, lifestyle, society, coming of age, parents and children, homecoming, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Bitter Harvest (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A pretty young woman will do anything to escape her deadly dull existence in the backlots of Wales. But when she reaches the bright lights of London is the price too high?
Style: serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: village, ambition, village life, city life, contests and competitions, life is a bitch, downfall, moral dilemma, urban, alcohol, model, sex ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Nelly (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The four days following the death of a small town doctor, seen through the eyes of Nelly, his wife, a nurse.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: village, sexual relations, love and romance, village life, couples, social relations, death
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Secrets of the Heart (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Javi and his friend Carlos visit an old house on the outskirts of a small Spanish village. According to his brother Juan this is a haunted house and one can hear the voices of the dead. Later he is intrigued with a room which is always closed (the ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, realistic, sincere
Plot: friendship, village, friends, social relations, ghost, coming of age, parents and children, dealing with death, village life, love and romance, family life, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 1960s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.3
 246
Rice People (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cambodia, France, Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A poor, rural Cambodian family slowly disintegrates during the cycle of a single rice crop in this moving, and beautifully photographed European drama adapted from a novel by Shahnon Ahmad. Pouev, his wife Om, and his seven children, live in a small ...
Plot: rice, rice field, death of father, death, single parent, farm, death of husband, locked in a cage, farmer, mother daughter relationship, paranoia, father daughter relationship ...
Place: cambodia, southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Last Bread (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Plot: thief, driver, kolkhoz, village, doctor, mechanic
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Fire Festival (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Tatsuo, a reverent lumberjack, seeks to disrupt plans to build a marine park on his family land, instead promoting his traditions in reactionary ways.
Plot: village, wilderness, nature, male nudity, lumberjack
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Wind Blows Round (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The aging, conservative population of a small, sleepy village in the Italian Alps are surprised to see that a former French professor has settled there with his young wife and their three children to produce goat cheese, in order to escape the ...
Plot: goat, village, language, cheese, snow, flashback, xenophobia, herd, false accusation, mountain, church, fight ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Polare (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Kent, Lasse, Olle and Sven are in their mid-twenties and have been friends since childhood. At a restaurant they meet two young women and one of them, Lena, becomes pregnant. Now, who is the father? Well, it's definitely not Kent, but the ...
Plot: alcohol, friendship, drinking, male chauvinist, best friend, pregnancy, sexual abuse
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Once Upon a Time There Was a Singing Blackbird (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Gia is a carefree young percussionist who works at a theater in Tbilisi, capital of Georgia. He lives in a small apartment with his mother. Gia spends his days flitting from friend to friend, lover to lover, avoiding any responsibility, and never ...
Plot: orchestra, orchestra conductor, drummer, time, rehearsal, flirting, musician
Place: tbilisi, russia, soviet union, caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Your Next Life (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A fight over the calf of a prize milk cow in the close-knit and traditional Pas Valley of Cantabria leaves a cantankerous dairy farmer dead and another fearful of arrest. He and his daughter Val conspire to keep the cause of death quiet, but ...
Style: emotional, atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: farm, murder, rivalry, couples, forbidden love, love and romance, romance, fall in love, village, countryside, family relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Confession (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Story: The Confession (1990) survives in Parajanov: The Last Spring (1992) in its original camera negative. It remained unfinished due to the death of Sergei Parajanov. The Confession (1990) was his favorite screenplay, which was written in the 1960s and ...
Plot: prison, confession, kgb, gulag, genius
Place: soviet union, russia, armenia, caucasus, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.6
 47
Godaan (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 1963 Indian Film
Plot: poison, jealousy, wealth, milkman, obsession, poverty, farmer, honor, tragic event, cow, pregnancy, village
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 157
Last Winter (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Switzerland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young farmer in Central France tries to sustain his spiritual connection to the land amid the crushing pressures of modern agriculture in this brooding drama.
Style: realistic, gloomy, serious, atmospheric
Plot: farm, village, social relations, society, countryside, estrangement, workplace, workplace situations, life is a bitch, village life, nothing goes right, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%