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Under Electric Clouds (2015)
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Under Electric Clouds (2015)
Original name: Под электрическими облаками
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia, Ukraine, Poland
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Russia 2017. The world could be on the verge of a great war. People are anxious that things could fall apart. Evolving around an unfinished building, a diverse group of outsiders struggle to find their place in this rapidly changing society, making up the mosaic of existence that is life itself…
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, melancholic, contemplative, weird
Plot: society, social relations, fish out of water, misfit, military, soldier, life is a bitch, village life, disorder, life, multiple storylines, loneliness, world war three, russian revolution
Time: contemporary, 21st century, near future
Place: europe, russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, atmospheric and contemplative films with plots about society, misfit, life is a bitch, social relations, village, village life and hopes mostly in Drama, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Under Electric Clouds: Freedom (2000), Ring the Bell (2013), Shun Li and the Poet (2011), Wild Field (2008), Last Winter (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Freedom (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal, Lithuania
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A few fugitives... And a very, very long way to freedom.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, gloomy, stylized ...
Plot: desert, communication problem, disorder, survival, fish out of water, hunger, escapades, culture clash, lizard, sea, misfit, society ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: morocco, africa
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The White Nights of Postman Aleksey Tryapitsyn (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film represents life in a godforsaken Russian village. The only way to reach the mainland is to cross the lake by boat and a postman became the only connection with the outside world. A reserved community has been set up here. Despite the modern ...
Style: neorealism, serious, atmospheric, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: village life, isolated place, realism, social relations, isolation, village, loneliness, social decay, summer, survival, nature, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: russia
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94%
 6.3
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Ring the Bell (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When high-powered sports agent Rob Decker arrives looking for his next major league prospect, he finds more than he bargained for at the Cooke Boys Ranch. As he works to secure Shawn Hart, the top high school baseball prospect in the country, he ...
Style: serious, realistic, christian film
Plot: small town, society, disorder, social relations, introspection, redemption, hopes, misfit, scout, americana, fish out of water, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Shun Li and the Poet (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A study of the friendship between a Chinese woman and a fisherman who came to Italy from Yugoslavia many years ago, who live in a small city-island in the Veneto lagoon.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: friendship, single parent, hopes, society, life is a bitch, workplace, misfit, social relations, fish out of water, workplace situations, village, immigration ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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 7.1
 657
Wild Field (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young doctor relocates to a remote region of central Asia, thinking his fiancee soon will join him ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, psychological, emotional
Plot: boss and employee, village life, doctors and patients, self discovery, workplace, hopes, countryside, workplace situations, fish out of water, doctor, loneliness, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.8
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Last Winter (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Switzerland, Luxembourg
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: serious, realistic, atmospheric, captivating, gloomy
Plot: countryside, farm, estrangement, workplace situations, society, workplace, nothing goes right, down on your luck, life is a bitch, social relations, village, village life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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73%
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Watchtower (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, France, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Haunted by his dark past, a man takes a job as a fire warden in a remote tower in the wilderness, and is inexorably drawn towards a young woman with a terrible secret of her own. (TIFF)
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: loneliness, disorder, haunted by the past, human nature, rape, pregnant woman, forest, misfit, confined, social misfits, introspection, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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My Joy (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Ukraine, Netherlands
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A routine run for a truck driver turns into a nightmare he can’t escape in this psychological drama from filmmaker Sergei Loznitsa. Georgy (Viktor Nemets) is driving a load of freight into Russia when, after an unpleasant encounter with the police ...
Style: road movie, disturbing, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: losing-it hero, murder, life is a bitch, disorder, social relations, nothing goes right, on the road, human nature, countryside, child prostitute, character study, mental disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Sworn Virgin (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, Germany, Albania, Kosovo, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Years after declaring her eternal virginity and opting to live life as a man in the mountains of Albania, Hana looks to return to living as a woman as she settles into a new existence in modern-day Milan.
Style: atmospheric, touching, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: starting over, hidden identity, disorder, introspection, hopes, sexuality, gender, women, lgbt, gays and lesbians, feminism, lgbtq ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, albania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Dealer (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In an impressive follow up to his debut film Forest, Benedek Fliegauf tells the uncompromising story of a day in the life of a drug dealer. His clients include the leader of a religious sect, a friend who needs a final fix, a former lover who has ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Plot: drug abuse, addiction, life is a bitch, estrangement, social misfits, crimes, drug dealing, misfit, overdose, society, criminal heroes, friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hungary, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Red Hook Summer (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When his mom deposits him at the Red Hook housing project in Brooklyn to spend the summer with the grandfather he’s never met, young Flik may as well have landed on Mars. Fresh from his cushy life in Atlanta, he’s bored and friendless, and his ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, captivating, tense ...
Plot: family relations, fish out of water, religions or cults, life is a bitch, society, clergy, youth, family life, disorder, church, hip hop culture, urban ghetto ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.5
 907
Paper Soldier (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia, Netherlands
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1961, a Soviet medical officer is conflicted about his position overseeing the health of future cosmonauts.
Style: captivating, serious, sincere, psychological, touching ...
Plot: space travel, military, crumbling marriage, moral dilemma, infidelity, power relations, soldier, space and aliens, couple relations, love affair, cosmonaut, doctors and patients ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1961
Place: russia, kazakhstan
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.8
 5K
The Reunion (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A film between fiction and reality, highlighting questions about group dynamics and established hierarchies. A group of people meet for their high school reunion 20 years later. One of them talks about her being bullied and outcast and soon the ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: bullying, life is a bitch, human nature, adulthood, haunted by the past, social relations, realism, misfit, disorder, breaking point, party, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Stories of Our Lives (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Kenya, South Africa
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Created by the members of a Nairobi-based arts collective — who have removed their names from the film for fear of reprisal — this anthology film that dramatizes true-life stories from Kenya’s oppressed LGBTQ community is both a labour of love ...
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, stylized, queer cinema ...
Plot: gender, lgbt, life is a bitch, social misfits, society, gays and lesbians, discrimination, misfit, gay, lgbtq, black lgbt, vignette
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Song of my mother (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Turkey, France, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Nigar (Zübeyde Ronahi) is not accustomed to living in the big city of Istanbul and longs to return to her village in Southeastern Turkey from where she was supposedly forced to leave after the incidents of ethnic clashes in 90s. Her son Ali (Feyyaz ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, estrangement, fish out of water, elderly, society, aging, misfit, mother son relationship, family, getting home, homecoming ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Circles (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Serbia, Germany, France, Slovenia, Croatia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Circles (Serbian: Krugovi) is a Serbian movie based on the true story of a Serbian soldier who risked his life to protect a Muslim civilian during the war in Bosnia. During the war in Bosnia in 1993, a Serbian soldier pays for his life after ...
Style: serious, captivating, thought provoking, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: hopes, society, post war, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, moral dilemma, redemption, surgery, destiny, bosnian war, serial killer, hiding place ...
Time: year 1993, year 2005, 21st century, contemporary, 90s ...
Place: eastern europe, europe, serbia, bosnia, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.6
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Hanezu (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on a Japanese novel written by Masako Bando, the story revolves around Kayoko who lives with one man (Tetsuya) but is in love with another (Takumi).
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, contemplative
Plot: social differences, village life, social relations, society, village, human nature, love, male female relationship, pregnant woman, sculptor, pregnancy, mountain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 578
August Winds (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Shirley has left the big city to live in a small seaside town and look after her elderly grandmother. She drives a tractor on a local coconut plantation, loves rock music and wants to be a tattoo artist. She feels trapped in the tiny coastal ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, touching, sincere ...
Plot: couples, couple relations, realism, social relations, village, village life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, care, dealing with death, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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, tense ...
Plot: village, farm, society, social relations, rebelliousness, injustice, hopes, village life, rebellion, fighting the system, rivalry, social problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Here and There (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Pedro returns home to a small mountain village in Guerrero, Mexico after years of working in the US. He finds his daughters older, and more distant than he imagined. His wife still has the same smile. Having saved some earnings from two trips to the ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, psychological
Plot: family relations, immigrants, society, hopes, parents and children, life is a bitch, getting home, music band, countryside, poverty, worker, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
 3K
Eden Is West (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Greece, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Elias (Riccardo Scamarcio) is an immigrant in his twenties who tries to get to Europe by a boat along with other illegal immigrants. When the boat is near the Greek shores and they hope they will soon disembark, a marine patrol approaches and Elias ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: illegal immigrant, social differences, life is a bitch, society, politics, on the road, fish out of water, self discovery, red cross, immigration, nudism, stowaway ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alps, europe, ancient greece, greece, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.2
 884
Found Memories (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, Argentina, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Each citizen of Jotuomba plays an integral role in village life. Madalena is responsible for baking bread; each morning she stacks her rolls as Antonio prepares the coffee. The two share a morning ritual of arguments and insults, followed by an ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, touching, stylized ...
Plot: aging, elderly, golden years, social relations, haunted by the past, village life, nudity (full frontal - brief), priest, small town, death, old woman, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.4
 206
The Quiet Roar (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 77 min.
Story: MARIANNE (Evabritt Strandberg) is a 68-year old woman diagnosed with a terminal disease. Left with angst, she seeks therapy at a clinic where she is treated with Psilocybin (LSD) and meditation by a counselor, Eva (Hanna Schygulla). Through this she ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, psychological, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: elderly, aging, drug abuse, introspection, disease, terminal illness, dealing with death, youth
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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My Sweet Pepper Land (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iraq, France, Germany, Iran
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Baran, a war hero, becomes sheriff of the capital and refuses to bow down to a tribal chief.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, society, village life, village, social relations, justice, violence, police, smuggler, kurd ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: iraq, kurdistan, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Colossal Youth (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, France, Switzerland
Duration: 156 min.
Story: After the Portuguese government demolishes his slum and relocates him to a housing project on the outskirts of Lisbon, 75-year-old Cape Verde immigrant Ventura wanders between his new and old homes, reconnecting with people from his past.
Style: thought provoking, serious, sincere, touching, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, life is a bitch, human nature, hopes, starting over, misfit, addiction, urban ghetto life, husband wife relationship, courage, alienation, settler ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, portugal, lisbon portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 700
Girlfriend (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young man with Down's Syndrome romantically pursues a small town single mom who is still mixed up with her volatile ex-boyfriend.
Style: serious, touching, sincere, melancholic, realistic
Plot: single parent, life is a bitch, love and romance, friendship, impossible love, hopes, society, misfit, social relations, human spirit, down syndrome, mother son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.3
 5K
Simon Killer (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A recent college graduate goes to Paris after breaking up with his girlfriend of five years. His life should be open-ended and full of promise, but he can’t shake his feelings of loss. Being a stranger in a strange land only aggravates his ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic, neo noir ...
Plot: prostitute, american abroad, fish out of water, college graduate, disorder, fall in love, misfit, lifestyle, mysterious character, blackmail, prostitution, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.7
 75
3:13 (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: From living a normal life to surviving homelessness in the city of Miami, Peter is a victim of the turbulent U.S. recession during late 2000's. A drama based on true events.
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, bleak
Plot: life turned upside down, life is a bitch, misfit, social misfits, society, family relations, unemployment, family problems, homelessness, character change, unfulfillment, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.7
 6K
Autumn (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man struggles after his release from ten years as a political prisoner.
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, psychological, art house ...
Plot: prostitute, love affair, homecoming, starting over, released from prison, parents and children, life is a bitch, hopes, society, love and romance, fighting illness, reconciliation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey, black sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.9
 4K
Lourdes (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, France, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In order to escape her isolation, wheelchair-bound Christine makes a life changing journey to Lourdes, the iconic site of pilgrimage in the Pyrenees Mountains.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: disability, clergy, self discovery, volunteer, religion, religions or cults, redemption, healing power, society, pilgrimage, envy, miraculous event ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%