Movies like A Sweet Spot in Time

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A Sweet Spot in Time (2017)
A Sweet Spot in Time (2017)
Genre: Documentary
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Sweet Spot in Time is the personal journey of a 15-year-old fighting for his generation's future. In an environmental battle that puts his destiny at risk, first-time director and musician Jonah Bryson gives audiences a new look at this controversial issue, and inspires them to act while the hour glass is still trickling sand. Seamlessly woven, is a epic and adventurous tale that shows the world of 2100 - if we fail to act. This dramatic, but scientifically accurate, story follows a character that has been separated from his family due to an ecological disaster, and now has to travel inland to find salvation. The movie leaves audiences hopeful, inspired, and motivated to act. Featuring astronaut Chris Hadfield, oceanographer Sylvia Earle, and musical input by Taylor Swift's band, this is a call to action for today's children to fix the mistakes of the past and save the future of tomorrow.
Plot: global warming, climate change, deforestation, environmental issues, environmental issue

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, talky and disturbing films with plots about female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), exploitation, interview, filmmaking, society and director mostly in Documentary and Sport genres. Some movies like A Sweet Spot in Time: A Womb of Their Own (2017), Sleepless Nights Stories (2011), Escape From a Nazi Death Camp (2014), Polar Bears: Ice Bear (2013), Bianca Beauchamp: All Access (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Womb of Their Own (2017)
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Six articulate, charismatic and diverse masculine-identified people discuss their pregnancies and chest-feeding experiences, demonstrating the non-binary nature of gender.
Plot: transsexual
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Dumb: The Story of Big Brother Magazine (2017)
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A look at the rise and fall of the subversive skateboarding magazine Big Brother, which rose to prominence in the mid-1990s and had a profound effect on the skating subculture with its unfiltered approach.
Plot: skateboarding, skateboard, alcohol, disneyland, profanity, defecation, urination, feces, publishing, male nudity, pornography, female nudity ...
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Ian McKellen: Acting Shakespeare (1982)
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A record of McKellen's one-man Broadway show about the Bard.
Style: one man show
Plot: filmed play, lecture
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The Buried Secret of M. Night Shyamalan (2004)
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Everyone has a skeleton or two in his or her closet, but what about the director behind some of the most successful thrillers ever to hit the silver screen? Could M. Night Shyamalan be hiding a deep, dark secret that drives his macabre cinematic ...
Style: serious
Plot: interview, uncover truth, showbiz, filmmaking, legends and myths, supernatural, artists and showbiz, backstage, water, indian american, crow, hoax ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, philadelphia
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Sleepless Nights Stories (2011)
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Director Jonas Mekas travels through New York nights, through apartments, studios, backstage rooms, galleries, bars, and clubs. Encountering old acquaintances like Ken and Flo Jacobs, Yoko Ono, friends, brothers and sisters, sons and daughters. Mr. ...
Plot: tree, camera, drinking, poetry, wine drinking, lizard
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95%
Escape From a Nazi Death Camp (2014)
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Duration: 38 min.
Story: From PBS - The secret Nazi death camp at Sobibor was created solely for the mass extermination of Jews. But on the 14th of October 1943, the inmates fought back, in the biggest and most successful prison outbreak of the Second World War. Told ...
Plot: world war two, concentration camp survivor, holocaust, concentration camp, holocaust survivor, nazi concentration camp, nazi, nazis
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95%
Paura: Lucio Fulci Remembered - Volume 1 (2008)
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Duration: 225 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: memory, looking at the camera, filmmaking, talking to the camera, interview, bespectacled male, film history, entertainment industry, movie actress, movie actor, writers, actress ...
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Polar Bears: Ice Bear (2013)
Genre: Documentary
Country: Canada
Duration: 51 min.
Story: An enthralling look at the Arctic's biggest predator on ice, capturing rarely-seen behavior, and featuring breathtaking cinematography shot over 12 months in the Canadian Arctic.
Plot: abandoned, bear, family abandonment, abandoned by mother, abandoned baby, killing an animal, arctic, abandonment, polar bear
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Bianca Beauchamp: All Access (2007)
Genre: Documentary
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Documents the sub-culture of latex fetishism. ALL ACCESS offers a visit inside the private and public circles of a fetish icons. It follows Bianca Beauchamp through three days and three nights during one of the Montreal Fetish Weekend. A party at ...
Plot: fetish, backstage, fetishism, party, nudity (full frontal - brief), bondage, sex, female nudity, breasts
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Tigers of the Snow (1997)
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: There are only about 300 remaining Siberian Tigers in the wild, restricted to a section of far Eastern Russia, near the coast. Wildlife biologists risk life and limb to track the tiger and research its movements and habits. They sedate the animals ...
Plot: endangered species, tranquilizer dart, russian, tiger, captivity, conservation, animal death
Place: siberia, russia
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95%
He Stands in a Desert Counting the Seconds of His Life (1986)
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A film collage tracing the story of the lives, loves, and deaths within the artistic community surrounding Jonas Mekas.
Style: underground film, avant garde
Plot: artist, autobiography
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 4.2
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Mondo Freudo (1966)
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A “hidden camera” takes the viewer on a worldwide tour of sexual practices and rituals, including Tijuana strippers, Asian sex shows, British prostitutes, New York devil worshipers and a Mexican slave market.
Plot: travelogue, sexuality, prostitute, voyeurism, go go dancer, dance, exhibitionism, lesbian, lesbianism, female nudity, beach, pubic hair ...
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42nd Street Forever, Volume 1 (2005)
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: DVD consisting of only movie trailers (grindhouse, horror, kung-fu, etc...)
Plot: compilation, exploitation
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95%
Mondo Topless (1966)
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Mondo Topless is a 1966 pseudo documentary directed by Russ Meyer, featuring Babette Bardot and Lorna Maitland among others.
Style: erotic, sex comedy, cult film
Plot: exploitation, female nudity, camp, dance, dancing, large breasts, stripper
Place: san francisco
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 6.4
 241
Gringo (1985)
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Filmed in documentary-style, the film follows the character of Gringo, a young man looking for fortune in New York, only to fall into heroin addiction.
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, sincere, bleak, rough ...
Plot: misfit, urban, society, drugs/alcohol, addiction, life is a bitch, anti heroes, heroes, crimes, americana, anti hero, drug abuse ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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I Don't Hate Las Vegas Anymore (1994)
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A real-life comedy about a filmmaker who takes a road trip to Las Vegas -- with his real-life father and 16-year-old half-brother, plus a crew of two -- in the hopes of proving the existence of God.
Style: offbeat, semi serious, realistic, humorous, talky
Plot: on the road, family relations, filmmaking, religions or cults, nothing goes right, eccentric family, parents and children, chaos and mayhem, down on your luck, quibbling, family life, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas
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95%
 7.4
 8K
Project Nim (2011)
Genre: Documentary
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: From the team behind Man on Wire comes the story of Nim, the chimpanzee who in the 1970s became the focus of a landmark experiment which aimed to show that an ape could learn to communicate with language if raised and nurtured like a human child. ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, captivating, psychological, sad ...
Plot: chimpanzee, fish out of water, animal life, experiment gone awry, power relations, teaching the ways of the world, confined, captivity, human nature, society, animal training, human animal relationship ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, 20th century, 90s, 80s ...
Place: usa, new york
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Born in China (2016)
Genre: Documentary
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Venturing into the wilds of China, "Born in China" captures intimate moments with a panda bear and her growing cub, a young golden monkey who feels displaced by his baby sister, and a mother snow leopard struggling to raise her two cubs.
Plot: nature, panda, animals, animal, leopard, waterfall, monkey, snowing, snow, spring, wildlife, vulture ...
Place: china
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Yellowstone: Wildest Winter to Blazing Summer (2017)
Genre: Documentary
Country: UK
Story: Yellowstone is one of the most remarkable places on the planet. It’s home to North America’s most iconic wildlife, including grizzly bears, wolves, great grey owls, beavers and bison. Every year they must survive extreme weather as the thaw ...
Style: nature documentary
Plot: grizzly bear, beaver, owl, climate change
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Hamilton, One Shot to Broadway (2017)
Genre: Documentary
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It’s the hit musical that changed Broadway forever and brought the genius of Lin Manuel Miranda to the attention of legions of fans across the world. A story of how a group of mavericks made an unlikely marriage of hip-hop and history to create ...
Style: educational
Plot: music, theatre play, historical figure, music history, playwright, broadway
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The Pervert's Guide to Cinema (2006)
Genre: Documentary
Country: UK, Austria, Netherlands
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Pervert's Guide to Cinema offers an introduction into some of Žižek's most exciting ideas on fantasy, reality, sexuality, subjectivity, desire, materiality and cinematic form. Whether he is untangling the famously baffling films of ...
Style: psychological, humorous, captivating, intellectual, talky ...
Plot: filmmaking, artists and showbiz, society, social relations, cause and meaning, monologue, philosopher, sexual perversion, desire, archive footage, human nature, sexism ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
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 7.8
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Peace One Day (2004)
Genre: Documentary
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The story of Jeremy Gilley's attempts to persuade the global community via the United Nations to sanction officially a day without conflict; a ceasefire day; a global day of Peace.
Style: realistic, sincere, serious
Plot: state affairs, obsessive quest, anti heroes, follow your dream, hopes, politics, lobbyist, battles, 9/11, anti hero, against the odds, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, september 11 2001
Place: africa
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86%
 3.4
 21
Nude Odeon (1978)
Genre: Documentary
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A faux documentary in the vein of the German sex report films, 'Nude Odeon' collects clips of men and women engaging in sexual and nudist activities whilst a female and male voice-over team continually comments on the activities being ...
Plot: nudism, orgy, party, telephone call, female nudity, candle, nudity (full frontal - brief), blindfold, tan line, bare breasts, sex
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86%
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Without Gorky (2011)
Genre: Documentary
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Without Gorky is a personal journey into a powerful family tragedy. At the centre of the film are the conversations between the director, Cosima, and her grandmother, Mougouch. The whole family has been shaped by the legacy left by Cosima's ...
Plot: armenian, family history, genocide, painter, immigrants, suicide, armenian genocide, famous painting, artist
Place: armenia
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86%
Africa Uncensored (1971)
Genre: Documentary
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Documentary film making at its best as it narrates very exotic and esoteric rituals of the primitive peoples of Africa.
Plot: ritual, birth, burial, circumcision, slaughterhouse, nudity (full frontal - brief), exploitation
Time: 70s
Place: africa
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86%
Can We Live with Robots? (2017)
Genre: Documentary
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
Story: As robots and Artificial Intelligence (AI) become increasingly prevalent, questions arise around their impact on human relationships. Travelling the world from the UK to Japan and the USA, Akram Khan meets with scientists and their creations of AI ...
Plot: british asian, research, robot, technology, artificial intelligence, dancer, scientist, interview, choreographer
Time: near future
Place: japan, usa
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Emanuelle and the Erotic Nights (1978)
Genre: Documentary
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Emanuelle hosts this peculiar sexploitation Mondo film that looks at several examples of bizarre sexual behavior.
Plot: exploitation, lesbian sex, female stockinged legs, pantyhose, bare breasts, lesbian kiss, female nudity, lesbianism, black panties, sex, new age, sex club ...
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86%
 6.7
 13
The Breaker (1974)
Genre: Documentary
Country: Australia
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Biographical documentary about Harry "The Breaker" Morant, an Australian drover and poet who was court-martialled and executed during the Boer War.
Plot: trial, scapegoat, gravestone, grave, cemetery, headstone, colonel, british empire, military, court martial, storyteller, lieutenant
Place: england, australia, south africa
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86%
 5.7
 179
Mondo Magic (1975)
Genre: Documentary
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This film is about tribes in Africa and South America who turn toward magic as a means of survival and way of life.
Plot: urinating on someone, exploitation, african tribe, amazon tribe, breast feeding, witch doctor, crab, vulture, turtle, phallic symbol, shaman, giraffe
Place: south america, africa
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86%
NASCAR: The IMAX Experience (2004)
Genre: Documentary, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A big-screen look into one of America's most successful entertainment industries, NASCAR racing.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, rising to stardom, contests and competitions, athlete's life, ambition, ego clash, sport, hotshot hero, car race, chases and races, danger, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1947
⇓ similarity ⇓
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