Movies like A Different Way

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A Different Way (2003)
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A Different Way (2003)
Original name: Hannah med H
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hannah is a young woman who lives on her own. She starts to get this feeling that she is being watched. The phone starts ringing at night and when she answers, no one is there. Is she imagining everything or is it for real?
Plot: female director, skinhead, party, female nudity, muslim, female protagonist, feminist, vegan, single, poetry, immigrants, demonstration, animal rights, female full frontal nudity, poem
Place: eastern europe, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark

Most similar movies to A Different Way

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, experimental and sexual films with plots about female director, female nudity, female protagonist, female full frontal nudity, friendship, family relations and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Drama and Family genres. Some movies like A Different Way: Miss Sweden (2004), The Guardian Angel (1990), Truth or Dare (1997), There Should Be Rules (2015), Bernice Bobs Her Hair (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Miss Sweden (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Moa is in her early 20s, works at a factory and lives by herself in a cottage in the forest. She is a vegan and follows her friends and demonstrations, mostly to fit in. But at home, by herself, she listens to pop music and use make-up.
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, serious
Plot: feminist, small town, demonstration, vegetarian, curses spells and rituals, aging, youth, family relations, feminism, adoption, teenage life, female director ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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95%
The Guardian Angel (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 108 min.
Story: It is the turn of the century in Russia, and the revolution (at this time not yet a communist one) has sentenced government minister Joel Birkman (Etienne Glaser) to be assassinated for his role in quelling a student rebellion. To that end, they ...
Plot: female director, fictional country, government official, assassin, politics, isolation
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.9
 664
Truth or Dare (1997)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Summer holiday is over. Nora begins sixth grade and is drawn to intrigues and doesn't really know what side she's on. Or wants to be on. On one hand she feels sorry for the bullied Karin, one the other hand she wants to be friends with ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: coming of age, eating disorder, social relations, school, teenage life, youth, family, friendship, bullying, female director, family relations, puberty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
There Should Be Rules (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mia and Mirjam are two 14-year-olds who live in a very dreary little town. Though not especially grown-up, they're both trying. Mirjam gets a head start by forming a relationship with an older man who says he loves her. Mia has a dad who drinks ...
Plot: small town, teenager, female director, relationships, friendship, underage girl, older man young girl relationship, 14 year old, adolescence, best friend, swedish, coming of age
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Bernice Bobs Her Hair (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Bernice, a shy young woman, leaves her safe home to go visit her flapper cousin. When her cousin tries to teach Bernice how to be much more modern, Bernice gives her much more than she bargained for. - imdb
Plot: female director, female protagonist, hair, braids, flapper, revenge, coming of age, cousin cousin relationship
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.6
 176
Otilia Rauda (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Otilia is both blessed with a body that is the epitome of feminine perfection and cursed by an ugly mole that mars her beautiful face. The juxtaposition between fabulous beauty and disfigurement proves unsettling for the villagers and she grows up ...
Plot: older man younger woman marriage, female director, female full frontal nudity, disfigured face, deep cleavage, female nudity, sexually frustrated woman, dancing, father slaps daughter, cuckold, pubic hair, seductress ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.9
 778
Sicily! (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A man returns to visit his native Sicily after living in New York for a long time. He learns about the Sicilian way of life from stylized conversations with an orange picker, his fellow train passengers, his mother, and a knife-sharpener.
Plot: female director
Place: sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.7
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Parisienne (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The new film from Lebanese director Danielle Arbid follows a young Arab immigrant in Paris, whose encounters with three men reveal different facets of her new country, and of herself.
Plot: immigrants, love, country, romance, family, female director, kiss, theft, fall in love, boyfriend, teacher student relationship, uncle niece relationship ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: lebanon, paris france
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Looking for Her (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Elisa, on a verge of divorce, leaves Paris with her son Noe to settle in her hometown of Dunkerque to find the biological mother who gave her up for adoption 30 years before.
Plot: female director, adoption, pregnant, walking a dog, mother daughter reunion, video chat, husband wife relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), dining hall, cycling, abortion, pregnant woman ...
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46%
The Sex Perils of Paulette (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: A young girl arrives in New York City from Ohio determined to make it in the big city, but circumstances result in her becoming a waitress, then a prostitute.
Plot: female director, female stockinged legs, female nudity, playing footsie, sex, prostitute, woman takes off shoes, stockings, female protagonist, exploitation, female bare feet
Place: new york
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45%
 6.5
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Team Hurricane (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A punk chick flick about teen girls that mixes highly stylized fictional elements with documentary material: loneliness, pussy-power, Kawaii, electric green, hentai, graffiti, vibrators, friendship, teddy bears, resting bitch face, ART, fire, fear, ...
Plot: female director, teenage girl, scandinavian girl, teenager, female nudity, group of teenagers
Place: denmark, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
 182
Half-Price (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Demi-Tarif follows the low-key adventures of three young siblings, Romeo, Launa, and the youngest - Leo, left on their own in a rundown Paris apartment. One of them narrates, wistfully explaining how their mother abandoned them and calls them once ...
Plot: female director, bathing, train ride, peeing, shoplifting, brushing teeth, running naked, subway, nudity (full frontal - brief), metro, hair dryer, little boy ...
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Apple Tree of Paradise (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Girls no more, four heroines emerge into womanhood with a more clear-eyed outlook on life.
Plot: female director, affair, female nudity, jealousy, trial, murder, poison, marriage, sex, accident, politician
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
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Sam & Me (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 23-year-old Nikhil comes to Canada from India to find his fortune and is convinced by his uncle to work as a companion and care-giver to Sam, an elderly Jewish man. An unlikely friendship ensues, which gives both men new insight into life.
Style: inter cultural
Plot: female director, morality, racist, old man, tradition, servant, muslim, immigrants, family relations, interracial relations, party, jewish ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.9
 176
Riviera (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Beautiful and young, Stella is a popular go-go dancer living alone with her mother by the French Riviera. Their lives unravel when a middle-age man becomes obsessed with Stella.
Plot: female director, pink panties, mini skirt, struggle, female nudity, panties, swimming pool
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Invisible Adversaries (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Anna, an artist, is obsessed with the invasion of alien doubles bent on total destruction. Her schizophrenia is reflected in the juxtapositions of long movie camera takes with violently edited montages: private with public spaces; black & white ...
Plot: female director, spirit, urinating on someone, female nudity, ghost, outer space, alien, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, feminist, symbolism, paranoia, photographer ...
Place: vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 109
Deux fois (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Deux fois is a 1968 experimental film by Jackie Raynal. Raynal stars in the film, her first as a director; she had previously worked for several years as a film editor, most notably for films in Éric Rohmer's "Six Moral Tales" series ...
Style: experimental, avant garde
Plot: female director, very little dialogue, breasts, feminist, urination
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Woman Like Eve (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Eve lives with her husband Ad and two children somewhere in Amsterdam. Eve seems reasonably happy although she sometimes has the feeling that there's something missing in her life. Her husband – thinking Eve is depressed – sends her on a ...
Plot: lesbian love, lesbian relationship, female director, love, feminism, beach, lesbianism, female full frontal nudity, lesbian kiss, female nudity, lesbian, hippie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 63
I Am Maria (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A story about a strange friendship between 11 years old Maria and an older man Jon.
Plot: painter, small town, friendship, young girl, male nudity, female nudity, sexploitation
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
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Ego (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: For Sebastian Silverberg life is all about his appearance, partying and his enormous ego. Things are going smoothly when an accident leaves him blind, forcing him to re-evaluate his life and to seek meaning beyond appearances.
Plot: blindness, female director, kissing, singer, competition
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Why (Not) Brazil? (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A film director, whose career is going downhill, reluctantly decides to adapt an inadaptable best selling novel. Will she succeed or will the book adapt her in the process?
Plot: female director, film within a film, talking to the camera, pediatrician, movie star, police, filmmaking, apartment, interview, writers, sex, beach ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two very different people become friends and partners in this nautical drama. Nikos (Stephen Rea) is a radio man working on a Greek freighter when he finds himself stranded in Hong Kong after the firm that owned his ship suddenly goes out of ...
Plot: female director, opium, houseboat
Place: hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.3
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The Architect (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Accepting a prize, architect Georg Winter explains that an architect has the good fortune of measuring every completed building against the rightness of his original idea. Soon Georg himself is forced to take stock of the achievements and mistakes ...
Plot: female director, neglectful husband, funeral, death of mother, masturbation, female nudity, male nudity, shower, snow, female full frontal nudity, female masturbation, woman's bare butt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 6.0
 144
Little Darling (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Thirty year old virgin Sybille meets the man of her dreams. Or is he?
Plot: female director, nudity (full frontal - brief), con artists, family relations, marriage, shopping mall, train, female nudity, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Three Sisters (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: For her latest project, commissioned by Arte and starring members of the Comédie-Française, Valeria Bruni Tedeschi (A Castle in Italy, Rendez-Vous 2014) shot an idiosyncratic, half-modernized adaptation of one of Chekhov’s greatest, most ...
Plot: female director, family relations, dysfunctional family, sister sister relationship, three sisters, death of father, female full frontal nudity, brother sister relationship
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Other Side of the Underneath (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A surreal look at the schizophrenia of a group of girls in a therapy session.
Style: experimental, cult film, surreal, feminist film
Plot: female protagonist, mask, british, mental institution, mental patient, female director, female nudity, surrealism
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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1:01 (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a Copenhagen suburb the 19-year-old Per is found unconscious after having been badly beaten up. He is taken to hospital in a coma. The police have no clues, but the air is thick with suspicion. His mother struggles to maintain her faith in his ...
Plot: female director, coma, suspicion, beating, family relations, teenager
Place: copenhagen, denmark, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 99
Daughters (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Agnes, a teacher from the Hessian provinces, has come to Berlin to identify a dead girl who might be Lydia, her runaway daughter. It turns out not to be Lydia, but Agnes stays in the city anyway. Still frantically looking, she comes a young stray ...
Plot: vaginal penetration, car accident, female director, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, female corpse, unsimulated sex, nude swimming, hairy vagina, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 48
Elle (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Bulgaria, Chile, Switzerland, Portugal
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story of a neurotic bachelor who, after marrying a beautiful woman, submits her to increasingly deranged accusations of infidelity and pleas for forgiveness.
Plot: female director, marriage, husband wife relationship, paranoia, mansion, jealousy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Class Relations (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A young man (Christian Heinisch), recently arrived in New York from Europe, becomes swept up in a series of events that are beyond his knowledge or control.
Plot: female director, ship, train, labor, class struggle, alienation
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%