Movies like In the Forests of Siberia

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In the Forests of Siberia (2016)
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In the Forests of Siberia (2016)
Original name: Dans les forêts de Sibérie
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Fed up with the hectic, senseless world he lives in, Teddy decides to settle down alone in Siberia, in the midst of winter, in a hut by the shore of Lake Baikal. After an initial period of elation in front of the splendor and magic of unspoiled nature, Teddy soon finds himself confronted with the less glossy side of things : solitude, extreme cold, the necessity to find food, danger... One night Teddy gets lost in a blizzard and would be doomed to a certain death, were it not for Aleksei, a Russian convict living hidden away in the forest nearby, who rescues him in extremis. Friendship soon blossoms between the two men...
Style: psychological, thought provoking, captivating, disturbing
Plot: solitude, nature, loneliness, friendship, food, hunting, saving a life, poacher, lake, survival, snowstorm, rescue, isolation, adventure, human nature, male nudity, bear, motorcycle, snow, storm, death, ice, illness, helicopter, boat ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: siberia

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Most similar movies to In the Forests of Siberia

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, realistic, serious and atmospheric films with plots about solitude, loneliness, survival, isolation, nature, countryside and human nature mostly in Drama, Adventure and Biography genres. Some movies like In the Forests of Siberia: Land (2021), Dersu Uzala (1975), The Wall (2012), The Snow Walker (2003), Rams (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Land (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Edee, in the aftermath of an unfathomable event, finds herself unable to stay connected to the world she once knew and in the face of that uncertainty, retreats to the magnificent, but unforgiving, wilds of the Rockies. After a local hunter brings ...
Style: captivating, psychological, sincere
Plot: solitude, native american, new life, fishing, mountain, nature, female nudity, countryside, living alone, lifestyle change, family tragedy, nurse ...
Place: wyoming, chicago illinois
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Dersu Uzala (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Soviet Union, Japan
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A military explorer meets and befriends a Goldi man in Russia’s unmapped forests. A deep and abiding bond evolves between the two men, one civilized in the usual sense, the other at home in the glacial Siberian woods.
Style: atmospheric, cerebral, breathtaking, stylized, touching ...
Plot: wilderness, human spirit, survival, hunter, nature, cold weather, friendship, tiger, forest, explorer, beautiful scenery, winter ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1910s
Place: siberia, russia, japan, vatican, ussr ...
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The Wall (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A woman inexplicably finds herself cut off from all human contact when an invisible, unyielding wall suddenly surrounds the countryside. Accompanied by her loyal dog Lynx, she becomes immersed in a world untouched by civilization and ruled by the ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, psychological, serious, scenic ...
Plot: solitude, introspection, nature, survival, dog, isolation, forest, diary, human nature, human animal relationship, animals, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alps, austria
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100%
The Snow Walker (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A bush pilot in nothern Canada who with the aid of modernity thinks he can handle it all & knows it all. After reluctantly agreeing to transport a local indian girl to a medical facility his light plane crashes & they have to survive whilst ...
Style: breathtaking, emotional, serious, realistic, compassionate ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, nature, airplane, human spirit, friendship, adventure, arctic, stranded, rescue, isolation, friends ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, post world war two, year 1953
Place: canada
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Rams (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland, Denmark, Norway, Poland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a secluded valley in Iceland, Gummi and Kiddi live side by side, tending to their sheep. Their ancestral sheep-stock is considered one of the country’s best and the two brothers are repeatedly awarded for their prized rams who carry an ancient ...
Style: melancholic, atmospheric, bleak, emotional, depressing ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, sheep, life, survival, isolation, brothers, loneliness, solitude, existentialism, beautiful scenery, sibling rivalry, snow ...
Time: future
Place: iceland
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The Raven's Dance (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 79 min.
Story: With a keen sense of visual beauty, director Markku Lehmuskallio has created a thought-provoking, aesthetic film about a married couple and an old man living in a remote part of Finland. The young husband goes out hunting but only to support himself ...
Plot: northern lights, nature, police, dog, snow, death, radio, husband wife relationship, poacher, boat, swan, swamp ...
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Nothing Personal (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Ireland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Alone in her empty flat, from her window Anne observes the people passing by who nervously snatch up the personal belongings and pieces of furniture she has put out on the pavement. Her final gesture of taking a ring off her finger signals she is ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, realistic, captivating, art house ...
Plot: loneliness, starting over, introspection, freedom, friendship, human nature, solitude, drifter, on the road, estrangement, travel, moving ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
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How I Ended This Summer (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Two men at a remote Arctic base begin mistrusting each other after an important radio message.
Style: tense, atmospheric, realistic, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: solitude, wilderness, survival, radio, isolation, arctic, human nature, confined, dishonesty, winter, family tragedy, intern ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, antarctica
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The Legacy of a Whitetail Deer Hunter (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A star of hunting videos strives to bond with his 12-year-old son on a wilderness trip but learns familial connections can't be forced.
Style: sincere, touching, light, humorous, captivating
Plot: son, cameraman, hunter, father son relationship, friendship, hunting, nature, family relations, adventure, deer, ex husband ex wife relationship, outdoor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Little Forest: Winter/Spring (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ichiko (Ai Hashimoto) lived in a big city, but goes back to her small hometown Komori, located on a mountain in the Tohoku region. She is self-sufficient. Ichiko gains energy living among nature and eating foods she makes from seasonal ingredients.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, sincere, captivating, epic
Plot: japanese girl, food, farming, japanese culture, nature, solitude, abandoned by mother, isolation, society, countryside, cooking, village life ...
Place: japan
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The Gate (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Cambodia, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two decades after forging an unlikely alliance in Pol Pot's Cambodia, a French ethnologist and a former Khmer Rouge official meet again after the latter is arrested for crimes against humanity.
Style: disturbing, serious, captivating, rough, realistic ...
Plot: survival, against humanity, captivity, confined, khmer rouge, political repression, ideology, mass murder, communist, genocide, communism, crime against humanity
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: cambodia, asia
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Little Forest: Summer/Autumn (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Abandoned by her mother, young Ichiko leaves her life in the city to live off the land in Komori, a small town nestled among the mountains in rural Japan. Despite the void left by her mother’s disappearance, Ichiko comes to enjoy her independence ...
Style: visually appealing, psychological, melancholic, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: food, japanese girl, countryside, farming, provincial life, nature, village life, slice of life, solitude, japanese culture, botany, mother issues ...
Place: japan
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Tony Takitani (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tony Takitani had a solitary childhood. Being alone was normal since his mother died young and his father was always away with his jazz band. At school he studied art, but while his sketches are accurate and detailed they lack feeling. Used to being ...
Style: captivating, serious, atmospheric, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: solitude, obsession, jazz, life is a bitch, emotionless, alone, shopping, love and romance, couples, hopes, fall in love, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
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Territory (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 157 min.
Story: It happened in the sixties, during the political thaw in the Soviet Union... but our story unfolds in the coldest terrain of the country. It was an unexplored and unbeaten terrain of boundless ice-field and forbidding rocks. This was the proper ...
Style: tense, harsh, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: gold rush, gold, geologist, dog sled, survival, society, friendship between men, love and romance, cold, research, nature, disaster ...
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Garage (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A tragicomedy set in the world of gas stations in rural Ireland, where over-diligent employee of the garage searches for intimacy during the course of a life-changing summer.
Style: realistic, psychological, thought provoking, melancholic, semi serious ...
Plot: misfit, small town, society, solitude, human nature, social relations, loneliness, friendship, angst, village, teenage boy, teenager ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
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Nana (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Nana is 4 years old and lives in a stone house beyond the forest. Back from school, a late afternoon, all she finds is silence in the house. A journey into the darkness of her childhood. The world from her height.
Style: serious, sincere, atmospheric, realistic, fairy tale ...
Plot: solitude, countryside, coming of age, babies and infants, youth, loneliness, child, girl, woman, pig, massacre, female director
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The Donner Party (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on the real events of The Donner Party tragedy. The Donner Party was a group of California-bound American settlers caught up in the western expansion of the 1840s. After becoming snowbound in the Sierra Nevada during the winter of 1846-1847, a ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, serious, realistic, bleak
Plot: survival, human nature, isolation, wilderness, moral dilemma, hopes, snow, winter, desperation, cannibalism, hunger, food ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Al, a young man from a modest background is about to marry his boss’ daughter, along with succeeding him as the head of a car dealership. One night, while coming back from his bachelor party, he is guilty of a hit-and-run accident, urged by his ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: witnessing a crime, moral dilemma, society, righting the wronged, life is a bitch, illegal immigrant, manslaughter, woman, hit and run, life turned upside down, disorder, dealer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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Nell (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In a remote woodland cabin, a small town doctor discovers Nell - a beautiful young hermit woman with many secrets.
Style: touching, emotional, psychological, sentimental, compassionate ...
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: feral child, isolation, family, mental illness, disability, loneliness, secrets, childhood, nudity (full frontal - brief), self discovery, psychologist, nude swimming ...
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina, usa
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Mouchette (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Robert Bresson plumbs great reservoirs of feelings with one of the most searing portraits of human desperation ever put on film.
Style: art house, sexy, emotional, stylized, disturbing ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: coming of age, existentialism, suicide, child abuse, youth, innocence lost, children, drug addiction, village, loneliness, death, brutality ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, tokyo, paris france, europe, japan
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Japan (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A painter from the big city goes to a remote canyon to commit suicide. To reach some calmness he stays at the farmstead of Ascen, an old religious woman. Although only a few words are spoken, love grows.
Style: meditative, melancholic, psychological, atmospheric, art house ...
Plot: solitude, depression, life philosophy, runaway, village, artist, older woman younger man sex, suicide attempt, widow, sexual desire, rocky mountains, beautiful scenery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, argentina, latin america, mexico city
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The King Is Alive (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Finland, South Africa, Norway, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Stranded in the heat of a barren African desert, eleven bus-passengers shelter in the remnants of an abandoned town. As rescue grows more remote by the day and anxiety deepens, an idea emerges: why not stage a play. However the choice of King Lear ...
Style: bleak, stylized, melancholic, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: desert, survival, stranded, isolation, culture clash, rescue, life is a bitch, human nature, tragedy, bus, dogma, first contact ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa, new jersey, australia, namibia
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21%
Endless Night (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France, Bulgaria
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Greenland, 1908. Josephine, self-confident and bold wife of famous Arctic explorer Robert Peary, embarks on a dangerous journey in pursuit of her husband who is seeking a route to the North Pole. But Josephine is also naïve and ignores warnings ...
Style: captivating, serious, psychological, tense, realistic ...
Plot: survival, adventure, wilderness, couples, escapades, forces of nature, friendship, north pole, woman, struggle for survival, strong female presence, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: greenland
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Zero Kelvin (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Sweden
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Larsen, an aspiring poet in '20s Oslo, leaves his girlfriend to spend a year as a trapper in East Greenland. There he is teamed with a seemingly rough old sailor/trapper, Randbæk, and a scientist, Holm. Trapped in a tiny hut together as the ...
Style: psychological, philosophical, breathtaking, sexy, atmospheric ...
Plot: survival, winter, bdsm, writer's life, male nudity, psychology, nudity (full frontal - brief), writers, violent, character study, catastrophe, brutality ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: tokyo, greenland
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Everything Is Fine (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Josh is an ordinary teen living in an ordinary suburb. One morning he finds his friend's dead body. Next, he discovers that three more friends also have killed themselves, leaving him out of their pact. As the sole survivor, Josh becomes more ...
Style: psychological, realistic, emotional, touching, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teen suicide, teenage life, youth, life is a bitch, lifestyle, family relations, parents and children, depression, friendship, loneliness, estrangement, sole survivor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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21%
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The Valley (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Viviane, a French Consul's wife, is in New Guinea to find exotic feathers for export to Paris. She encounters four European travelers who are en route to "La Vallée": The Valley, high in the Guinean mountains, is shown on maps as ...
Style: surreal, ambiguous ending, mind bending, sexy, psychedelic ...
Plot: counterculture, filmmaking, nature, wilderness, jungle, survival, adventure, obsessive quest, young heroes, rescue, escapades, treasure hunt ...
Time: 70s
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4:30 (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Singapore, Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "4:30" traces the relationship between Xiao Wu, an eleven year old Chinese Boy and his tenant Jung, a thirty-something Korean man. Told entirely from the perspective of the boy, Xiao Wu, this story of two very different characters is less ...
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: tenant, friendship, friends, solitude, hopes, lifestyle, life is a bitch, nanny, estrangement, urban setting, drunkenness, boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: singapore, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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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
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20%
One Hundred Mornings (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set in a world upended by a complete breakdown of society, two couples hide out in a lakeside cabin hoping to survive this crisis.
Style: serious, atmospheric, psychological, bleak, tense ...
Plot: survival, infidelity, dishonesty, life is a bitch, betrayal, vestiges of humanity, chaos, couples, social decay, couple relations, isolation, human nature ...
Time: future
Place: ireland, europe
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20%
Time of the Wolf (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Austria, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Anna and her family arrive at their holiday home, they find it occupied by strangers. This confrontation is just the beginning of a painful learning process.
Style: disturbing, psychological, bleak, intense, atmospheric ...
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