Movies like Ambrosia

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Ambrosia (2012)
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Ambrosia (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Ambrosia is the story of an Iranian-Canadian couple, Ali and Leila, who dream of an exciting future in Vancouver: Ali owns a pizza shop and thinks of expanding and Leila is an up-and-coming clothing designer. However, their situations change dramatically when Ali's shop is affected by bad economy and Leila is hired to work at a fashion design firm.
Plot: lgbt, female director, lesbian, seamstress, lesbian kiss, pregnancy
Place: canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, psychological, thought provoking and disturbing films with plots about female director, lesbian, female nudity, lesbian kiss, lgbt, lesbian sex and love mostly in Drama, Romance and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Ambrosia: Three Veils (2011), Loyalties (1987), Boys Briefs 5 (2008), The Berlin Affair (1985), It Gets Better (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Three Veils (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The lives of three young Middle Eastern women intertwine as they struggle to defy tradition and create their own realities. From an arranged marriage and a lesbian love affair to an abusive family situation, the film delicately tackles some of the ...
Plot: arranged marriage, lgbt, alcohol abuse, oppression, female director, first love, religious hypocrisy, substance abuse, lesbian, lesbian kiss, muslim
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 7.3
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Loyalties (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lily and her three youngest children join her husband David Sutton, a doctor in an isolated northern Alberta town. Their eleven-year-old son arrives later from boarding school. David conceals a dark secret which caused the family to leave England ...
Plot: female director, secret, doctor, family relations
Place: england, canada
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81%
 6.7
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Boys Briefs 5 (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The successful short film compilation series continues with six outstanding films focused on school and college-age youth.
Plot: gay interest, female director, lgbt, compilation, homosexual, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Miseducation of Cameron Post (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 1993: after being caught having sex with the prom queen, a girl is forced into a gay conversion therapy center.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, touching, disturbing
Plot: lgbt, lesbian, lgbt teen, emotional abuse, teenage sexuality, religion, female sexuality, sex scene, parent child relationship, self acceptance, gay slur, teenager ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1993, year 1992
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Berlin Affair (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In 1938 Berlin, Gudrun Landgrebe, wife of Nazi functionary Kevin McNally, begins taking art lessons. She makes the acquaintance of another student, Japanese ambassador's daughter Mio Takaki. Soon afterwards, the two women begin a passionate ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian sex, female director, lesbian relationship, bisexual, unhappy ending, tennis, suicide pact, menage a trois, threesome, suicide, female nudity ...
Time: 1930s
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
It Gets Better (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Inspired by the It Gets Better Project this documentary film follows the stories of three real-life subjects who are at unique impasses related to their identities as gay or transgender people.
Plot: lgbt, bullying, bisexual, tolerance, acceptance, gay, homosexual, teenager, lesbian, transsexual, hopes
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, lesbian, female full frontal nudity, lesbian kiss, female nudity, love, lesbianism, beach, feminism, hippie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.2
 64
Salut Victor (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Friendship between two old men becomes love. Slightly-unkempt, tired, and frail, Philippe Lanctot moves into a rest home. The administrator says she wants him to be happy, but that seems far from his mind: he's waiting to die. Then, into his ...
Plot: lgbt, female director, gay father, coming out, french canadian, old man, friendship, old age, closeted homosexual, retirement home, gay lead character, gay interest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The David Dance (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Away from the microphone, David is soft spoken, shy and unsure of himself. However, as his on-air alias ‘Danger Dave,’ the host of “Gay Talk,” he’s poised, witty, and every listener’s best friend! His sister, Kate, a thrice divorced ...
Plot: female director, lgbt, family relations, foster child, love, brother sister relationship, religion, adoption, interracial adoption, gay, friendship, gay interest
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Go in the Wilderness (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 61 min.
Story: GO IN THE WILDERNESS tells the story of Lilith, Adam’s rebellious first mate, and her guardian, as they forge an uneasy alliance on their journey back to Eden. Once in the Garden, they meet Adam and his new mate Eve, and realise that all is not as ...
Plot: fantasy world, canadian, mythology, female director
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
 70
Limbo (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: LIMBO is set in a small town in rural Denmark, teenager Sara and young teacher Karen develop a connection. A quiet drama interested as much in the lives of its female protagonists as their surroundings.
Plot: female director, school, car accident, school teacher, machismo, femininity
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.3
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Anne Trister (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After the death of her father, Anne - a brilliant but emotionally unstable painter/ sculptor - returns from Switzerland to her home town in Quebec. Setting up a studio, she becomes obsessed with her work, to the extent that she grows farther and ...
Plot: artist, childhood home, studio, female director, lesbian seduction, lesbian love, breast fondling, female nudity, child psychologist, first lesbian experience, bathtub, lesbian ...
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43%
Everything Relative (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Old college chums get together for a weekend reunion that is bound to open old wounds and perhaps heal them. New romances find a spark while old ones rekindle.
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, female director, high school reunion, female homosexuality, class reunion, swimming, guilt, song, singing, jewish, car accident ...
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Songs of Love and Hate (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In an idyllic wine region at the foot of the Swiss Alps lives Rico with his two daughters and his wife Anna. The charming daughter, Lili, brings turbulence into the so far harmonious family life because of the awakening of her sexuality. Her father ...
Plot: female director, lesbian kiss, coming of age, female full frontal nudity, sexuality, vineyard, incest overtones, father daughter relationship, teenage sex
Place: swiss alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Taste of Flesh (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Two professional assassins take over the home of two women (who happen to be lesbians) and their "houseguest" in order to assassinate a visiting foreign dignitary.
Plot: female director, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbian, apartment, exploitation, bare breasts, assassin, nipples, lesbianism, female nudity
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40%
Die Konkurrentin (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Katharina, a successful management consultant, has to face Maren as a new assistant. The young woman is very ambitious but has been employed by junior Boss Grosser to spoil Katharina's career. Despite all circumstances they work perfectly well ...
Plot: career woman, female director, romance, lesbian relationship, troubled marriage, lesbian sex, lgbtqi, seduction, business, lesbianism, family relations, lesbian interest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.2
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Raven's Touch (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Blaming herself for a tragic accident, Raven Michaels secludes herself at a remote family cabin. She wanders the woods on the verge of a breakdown, seeking peace in isolation. In a last ditch attempt to save her family, Kate Royce takes her two ...
Plot: lesbian, camping, hiking, lesbian sex, forest, female nudity, cabin, love and romance, forbidden love, single mother, jealousy, connection ...
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39%
Where the Spirit Lives (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1937, a young First Nations (Canadian native) girl named Ashtecome is kidnapped along with several other children from a village as part of a deliberate Canadian policy to force First Nations children to abandon their culture in order to be ...
Plot: boarding school, native american, culture clash, racism, school, child abuse
Place: canada
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38%
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Nothing Else Matters (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Carla, the runaway with high aims. Lucie, the street girl. Interchanged identities and a shared baby. Collage of a fateful year.
Plot: female director, lesbian, lesbian kiss, false identity, faked pregnancy, social worker, concussion, female nudity, baby, teenage pregnancy, homeless, drug addict ...
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38%
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Bloomington (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A former child actress attends college in search of independence and ends up becoming romantically involved with a female professor. Their relationship thrives until an opportunity to return to acting forces her to make life-altering decisions.
Style: sexy, touching, sexual, serious, realistic
Plot: lesbian, lesbian love, lesbian couple, gays and lesbians, lesbian relationship, lgbt, college, lesbian sex, love affair, love and romance, strong female presence, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.6
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Happy End?! (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lucca is in the middle of her A-level exams, heading for a career as a high-flying lawyer when she is mistakenly accused of criminal damage and sentenced to community service in a hospice. There she meets Valerie who is determined to carry out the ...
Plot: female director, woman, lesbian, lgbt, theft, father daughter relationship, female nudity, lesbian sex, hospice
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Recommendation for Mercy (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, a 14 year-old boy is accused of raping and murdering a little girl
Style: based on true events
Plot: court, rape, teenager, murder, rape accusation
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 182
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, teenager, scandinavian girl, female nudity, teenage girl, group of teenagers
Place: denmark, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Preacher's Sin (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Evan Tanner's life is spiraling out of control when his live-in niece is arrested for the second time, his boss imposes on him an unacceptable contract, and to top it all he discovers he has a son from a one night affair during the war... When ...
Plot: female director, affair, illegitimate son, green hair, bullying, suicide of mother, radio show
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
This Time Forever (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young American hockey player, studying in Canada on a hockey scholarship, falls in love while risking his scholarship and the prospect of the Vietnam war draft.
Plot: vietnam war, college, ice hockey, injury, wheelchair, struggle, pregnancy, hospital, hockey, single mother, reunion, presumed dead ...
Place: montreal, canada, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Liz in September (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A terminally ill lesbian bonds with a woman who lost her son to cancer.
Plot: lesbian, seduction, female director, party, model, terminal illness, lesbian kiss, womanizer, supermodel, lgbtq
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31%
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Conquest (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: British-Canadian light romantic comedy film set in a dying Saskatchewan town. Bank branch manager, Pincer Bedier, dreams of reviving the town when one day a beautiful young woman's car breaks down and she becomes stranded until it can be ...
Place: canada
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31%
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Butterfly (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Flavia is a thirtysomething married teacher. She has suppressed the memory of her adolescent lesbian fling with Jin and is stuck in a stifling marriage. A chance encounter in a supermarket with the playful and seductive singer Yip reawakens dormant ...
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian, seductress, unhappy wife, demonstration, lesbian sex, female director, female teacher, high school, flashback
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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By Design (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Angie and Helen are in love and they live and work together - they design women's clothes and run their own fashion business in Vancouver. Helen wants to be a mother. Angie loves Helen and if Helen can't feel fulfilled without a child she ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), female protagonist, motherhood, photographer, lesbian relationship, sex scene, sex, male nudity, gay parent, female nudity, fashion designer, lesbian couple ...
Place: canada
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30%
He Hated Pigeons (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Chile
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Love is everything with a young man journey's from the north to south of Chile to fulfill a promise.
Plot: road trip, female director
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%