Movies like Being Venice

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Being Venice
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: New Zealand-born, Aussie-based filmmaker Miro Bilbrough follows up her acclaimed shorts with her debut feature - a character study of a troubled young woman named Venice.
Plot: head injury, swimming, australian, father daughter relationship
Place: sydney australia
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The Black Balloon
Drama, Romance
Australia, UK
97 min.
 7.3
Camp
Comedy, Drama, Romance
USA, Australia
43 min.
 7.3
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Most similar movies to Being Venice

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and touching films with plots about swimming, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, kiss, father son relationship, death and australian mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Being Venice: Japanese Story (2003), Candy (2006), Ruben Guthrie (2015), Tim (1979), Tanna (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Japanese Story
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Against the background of an Australian desert landscape, so much space and so few people, Sandy, a geologist, and Hiromitsu, a Japanese businessman, play out a story of human inconsequence in the face of the blistering universe. The end of the ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, melancholic, reflective ...
Plot: culture clash, desert, romance, australian, death, unlikely couple, wilderness, loneliness, isolation, existentialism, relationships, life & death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, japan, tokyo, sydney australia
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System:   95%
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 7.3
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Candy
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A poet falls in love with an art student, who gravitates to his bohemian lifestyle -- and his love of heroin. Hooked as much on one another as they are on the drug, their relationship alternates between states of oblivion, self-destruction, and ...
Style: realistic, emotional, gloomy, serious, depressing ...
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, heroin, romance, artist, mentor, marriage, drug addiction, drugs, dreams, prostitution, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia, mcdonald's restaurant, melbourne australia
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System:   76%
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Ruben Guthrie
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An Australian film about a hard-partying Sydney ad man who seeks to start a new chapter in his life.
Style: adaptation directed by original author
Plot: crying woman, man crying, father, mother, boxer shorts, male underwear, advertising, sex scene, ocean, gay, gay friend, broken arm ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
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System:   73%
    User:   59%
 
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Tim
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Handsome but backward gardener Tim Melville has a new woman in his life. She is Mary, his widowed employer, a woman who had given up on love until she had found Tim. At first they are friends. But soon they become lovers, as Mary, drawn to ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: mentally challenged, small town, single parent, romance, social misfits, unlikely couple, human nature, couple relations, older woman younger man relationship, friendship, parents and children, social differences ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: australia
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    User:   60%
 
 6.9
 3K
Tanna
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, Vanuatu
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In a traditional tribal society in the South Pacific, a young girl, Wawa, falls in love with her chief’s grandson, Dain. When an inter-tribal war escalates, Wawa is unknowingly betrothed as part of a peace deal. The young lovers run away, refusing ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: tribe, indigenous, beach, love, tradition, volcano, pacific island, arranged marriage, suicide, marriage, ceremony, rivalry ...
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System:   68%
    User:   64%
 
The Black Balloon
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thomas is turning 16. His dad's in the army and they've just moved to a town in New South Wales; his mom is pregnant; his older brother, Charlie, who's autistic, has his own adolescent sexual issues. Thomas finds Charlie an ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: human nature, birthday, first love, siblings relations, teenage love, mental illness, eccentric family, coming of age, teenage life, hospital bed, autism, family dinner ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
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    User:   60%
 
 7.3
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Camp
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Off the grid and miles from civilization, Little Otter Family Camp has summer fun for everyone. Parents decompress over gin and tonics while their kids run wild, and teenage counselors fall in and out of love. Mackenzie Granger is the camp owner and ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: camp, summer camp, teenage life, youth, coming of age, friends, social relations, geek, virginity, picked on, popularity, supportive friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   78%
 
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 6.6
 4K
The Tree
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Australia, Germany, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The O'Neills lived happily in their house in the Australian countryside. That was until one day fate struck blindly, taking the life of Peter, the father, leaving his grief-stricken wife Dawn alone with their four children. Among them, ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: small town, dealing with death, parents and children, death in the family, family in crisis, family problems, beach, single mother, tree, children, grief, storm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   72%
 
The Everlasting Secret Family
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A beautiful, if ambitious and amoral, youth is tapped to become the lover of a powerful senator. The young man quickly realizes that he can hold this place, with all its perks, only as long as he is young. He has no other function than being young. ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: politics, gays and lesbians, transsexual, manipulations, sexual abuse, sexual relations, political corruption, voyeurism, campaign, dishonesty, state affairs, lgbt ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   66%
 
 6.4
 3K
Burning Man
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An English chef with a chic restaurant on Bondi Beach trying to put his life and his relationship with his son back on track while surrounded by women.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: restaurant, parents and children, family relations, romance, cooking and food, love and romance, couples, marriage, friend, grief, cancer, pain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sydney australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   46%
 
 5.7
 664
Down Under
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A black comedy set during the aftermath of the Cronulla riots, it is the story of two carloads of hotheads from both sides of the fight destined to collide.
Style: based on true events
Plot: tattoo, rapper, chase, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, beach, rifle, police, australian, singing, drinking, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   55%
 
Oyster Farmer
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A love story about a young man who runs away up an isolated Australian river and gets a job with eighth generation oyster famers.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: unlikely criminals, lake or river, human nature, couple relations, romance, countryside, love affair, love triangle, small town life, fish out of water, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   46%
 
 6.3
 759
Full Speed
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A brief extract of four kids' lives somewhere in France. Quentin, who won a writers contest and now pays more attention to his career as an author than to his friends, beautiful Julie, his girl-friend, much more mature than she looks, falling ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, sincere, sexual
Plot: coming out, coming of age, best friends, gays and lesbians, romance, friendship, sexual relations, singleness, teenage love, racism, tragic love, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france, new york, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   46%
 
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52 Tuesdays
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Sixteen-year-old Billie’s reluctant path to independence is accelerated when her mother reveals plans for gender transition, and their time together becomes limited to Tuesdays. This emotionally charged story of desire, responsibility, and ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: coming of age, transsexual, realism, parents and children, gender, teenage girl, youth, family relations, teenage life, disorder, family, parents separation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   44%
 
Candy Regentag
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Flesh and fantasy fill the nights of the call girls at Bambi’s, a flashy back street brothel. Join Bambi, Candy and the girls for an evening or two and find out what happens in the violent world of sex for sale. Candy is new to the business. She ...
Plot: brothel, orgasm, falling in love, vagina, coming of age, kissing, nipples, bed, sex scene, breasts, red light district, sexy woman ...
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   37%
 
 7.1
 864
Beneath Clouds
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of Lena, the light-skinned daughter of an Aboriginal mother and Irish father and Vaughn, a Murri boy doing time in a minimum security prison in North West NSW. Dramatic events throw them together on a journey with no money and no ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, captivating
Plot: on the road, interracial relations, society, youth, coming of age, young heroes, racism, opposites attract, bus, single mother, prison, identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   43%
 
 6.9
 5K
Delibal
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A love story following two young people battling with their emotions and dreams, the pressures of career, family and not knowing what the future holds. Füsun is a brilliant student, destined for a successful career but can't help from falling ...
Plot: fight, bird, disappearance, cafe, crying, singing, love, drinking, death, cigarette smoking, father daughter relationship, jealousy ...
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   50%
 
 6.6
 81
Serenades
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A girl is born to an Aboriginal mother and an Afgan father.
Style: serious, tense, realistic
Plot: human spirit, couple relations, forbidden love, parents and children, culture clash, pregnancy, injustice, love and romance, society, couples, family relations, coming of age ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   45%
 
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 6.0
 227
Dandy
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in Paris during the 1960s, a group of stylish teenagers hang out at a club called the Drugstore. Shy Philippe wants to meet a girl but he doesn't know how to go about it. Experienced Nathalie invites him and his friend Marc to the birthday ...
Plot: virgin, insecurity, summer vacation, businessman, birthday party, coming of age, widower, older man younger woman relationship, sexual initiation, striptease, flirt, clothes ...
Time: 1960s
Place: normandy, paris france
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System:   41%
    User:   42%
 
 6.3
 8K
Little Fish
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Set in the Little Saigon district outside of Sydney, a woman trying to escape her past becomes embroiled in a drug deal.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, rough, tense ...
Plot: drug dealing, starting over, addiction, romance, haunted by the past, crimes, life is a bitch, junkie, heroin, bank, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
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System:   40%
    User:   37%
 
 7.0
 141
Forbidden Love
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: East Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A coming of age drama from the fall of the Berlin Wall era.
Plot: schoolgirl, first sex, puberty, gynecologist, sex with a minor, lolita, neighbor, father daughter relationship, masturbation, male nudity, court, teacher ...
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System:   40%
    User:   44%
 
 6.8
 7K
Somersault
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Australian teenager Heidi is left with little choice but to leave home after she's caught red-handed with her mother's boyfriend. With few options, Heidi ends up in Jindabyne, a tourist community. Upon meeting Joe at a bar, she pursues a ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: coming of age, self discovery, friendship, teenager, adolescence, runaway, drinking, mother daughter relationship, australian, loneliness, resort, relationships ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   37%
 
 7.6
 97K
A Single Man
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Adapted from a 1964 novel of the same name, the film follows a day in the life of George Falconer, a British college professor reeling with the recent and sudden loss of his longtime partner. This traumatic event makes George challenge his own will ...
Style: touching, stylized, gloomy, serious, psychological ...
Plot: gay, death, loneliness, depression, suicide, homosexuality, friendship, drinking, transformation, redemption, life & death, male nudity ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 1940s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, denver colorado, santa monica california
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System:   39%
    User:   39%
 
 6.6
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Midnight Sun
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Katie, a 17-year-old, has been sheltered since childhood and confined to her house during the day by a rare disease that makes even the smallest amount of sunlight deadly. Fate intervenes when she meets Charlie and they embark on a summer romance.
Plot: singer, best friend, childhood flashback, main character dies, 18 year old, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, notebook, sailboat, recording studio, female doctor, sunlight ...
Place: seattle washington
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System:   38%
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Beautiful Crazy
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three young girls on their way to adulthood. Xiao-Bu fights over a cigarette with her friend Angel. Ah-Mi sleeps with Xiao-Bu’s boyfriend. He is very popular and lets Angel steal a kiss. Can it get any worse? Life with a depressive, alcoholic ...
Plot: crying, cigarette smoking, crying man, father daughter relationship, drink, apology, drunkenness, rain, friendship, bathtub, bra, swimming pool ...
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System:   38%
    User:   31%
 
 6.2
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Adore
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Lil and Roz are two lifelong friends, having grown up together as neighbors in an idyllic beach town. As adults, their sons have developed a friendship as strong as that which binds their mothers. One summer, all four are confronted by simmering ...
Style: emotional, sexy, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, friendship, sex, lesbian, male nudity, guilt, best friends, loneliness, revenge, relationships, beach, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   42%
 
Till Human Voices Wake Us
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sam and Silvy are best friends. One night, as they are watching a falling star while floating on their backs in a lake, Sylvy disappears from his side. Despite his best efforts, he cannot find her under water. Many years later, Sam, now a ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, psychological
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, haunted by the past, romance, small town, hopes, youth, friends, mysterious character, dealing with death, hypnosis, meaningful kiss, burial ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   38%
 
Look Both Ways
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During one unusually hot weekend, four friends struggle after hearing some life-changing news.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, melancholic, bleak ...
Plot: death, cancer, suicide, parents and children, life & death, hospital, artist, australian, tragedy, sexual relations, relationships, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, california
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System:   36%
    User:   40%
 

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Giulia Doesn't Date at Night
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Guido, an acclaimed author, leads an idyllic life with his beautiful wife and teenage daughter. But despite his seemingly perfect existence, Guido's restless search for inspiration leads him into the arms of Giulia, a charming and mysterious ...
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Only the Brave
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Alex is in love with her best friend, Vicki, her mother has dissapeared and she sets fire to things in her spare time. Vicki comes from an abusive home and wants Alex to run away with her. Alex is a bit of a nerd and a teachers pet, so takes ...
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Time: 90s
Place: australia, melbourne, sydney australia
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