Movies like Yvy Maraey

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Yvy Maraey (2013)
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Yvy Maraey (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bolivia, Mexico, Norway
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A filmmaker tracing the steps of Swedish explorer Erland Nordeskiold travels with a Guarani Indian from the highlands of La Paz to the swamps in the forests of South Eastern Bolivia, a place where uncontacted indigenous still exist. Philosophical Road Movie into the heart of Guarani culture of Bolivia translates ancient knowledge and explores the importance of the other in the construction of our identity.
Style: road movie
Plot: journey, filmmaker, underwater scene, documentary filmmaker, cinematographer, playing violin

Most similar movies to Yvy Maraey

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out road movie, tragic ending, realistic and serious films with plots about journey, filmmaker, death, truck driver, love, husband wife relationship and poverty mostly in Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Yvy Maraey: Road to La Paz (2015), Si-o-se Pol (2013), Now (2006), Thumb Tripping (1972), Jonah and the Pink Whale (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Road to La Paz (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sebastian is unemployed, finding pleasure only in his old Peugeot. He got married to his girlfriend Jazmin and having no income, he starts a job of a private ride service. One day, a regular customer, Jalil, an old Arab man suggests a long distance ...
Style: road movie
Plot: old man, hotel, river crossing, vintage car, river, jacuzzi, car, robbery, muslim, tied to a tree, dog, journey ...
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95%
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Si-o-se Pol (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Released from prison and terminally ill, Parvis Karimpour is determined to be reunited with his daughter, Nasrin, who fled Iran for Europe many years before. Crossing the Mediterranean only to be unceremoniously dumped on the Spanish coast, ...
Style: road movie
Plot: migration, refugee, isolation, immigration, friendship, migrant
Place: madrid
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93%
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Now (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A mysterious accident has separated Jaap from his beloved Rose, but they continue to talk to each other in their minds and dreams. As Jaap struggles to come to terms with what happened, his best friend JP suggests they travel to France to visit Rose ...
Style: road movie
Plot: friendship, loneliness, loss, coma, love, accident, russian, friend
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Thumb Tripping (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Gary and Shay are two happy-go-lucky flower children who hitchhike in the beautiful Big Sur-Monterey area of California.
Style: road movie
Plot: on the road, truck driver, truck, hitchhiking, travel, motorcycle, love, female nudity, urination, marriage, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Jonah and the Pink Whale (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bolivia, Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bolivia's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1995
Plot: high school, drug trafficking, torture, seductress, basement, teacher, male full rear nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Drifting (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Robi is a young Israeli who lives his grandparents and works at their store. He dreams of finding true love and becoming a movie director, both of which seem increasingly difficult. His film career stalls, until he can get financial backing and his ...
Plot: grandmother, filmmaker, gay, homosexuality, homosexual, israeli, closeted homosexual, gay bar, gay sex, male nudity, bathtub
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Beekeeper (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A bee keeper, Spiros, travels from the north to the south of Greece with his bees to meet the spring.
Style: road movie
Plot: suicide, hitchhiker, beehive, intercourse, death, bee, cinema, encounter, kiss, beekeeper
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Being in Heaven (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a single moment, life can change forever. Jason Masterman is a young and successful New York stock broker whose career comes to a bitter and humiliating end with the onset of the global financial crisis. Waking one morning to the sound of the ...
Plot: freedom, success, journey, consciousness, restaurant
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Journey (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Spain, UK
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A young man living in a cold southern village in South America, decides to start a trip looking for his father. By doing this he discovers unexpected facts about his Latin American essence.
Style: road movie
Plot: riding a bicycle, bicycle, parent child relationship, travel, phantom, father son relationship, tango, politics, violence, social issues, flood, search for father ...
Place: patagonia, mine, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Road To Love (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Slow-burning and smart, French director Rémi Lange's The Road to Love is a romantic tale of self-discovery that also offers a fascinating historical take on homosexuality in northern Africa. French-Algerian sociology student Karim is having ...
Plot: coming out, islam, pubic hair, muslim, filmmaker, male nudity
Place: north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Long Shot (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A budding Scottish film producer tries to get his ambitious Aberdeen-set western financed, and while he attracts some major stars and directors to the film he finds that with their support come more and more script changes... Filmed around the 1977 ...
Plot: filmmaker, filmmaking, director, producer, film festival, film producer
Place: edinburgh scotland
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60%
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Pipe Dreams (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Pipe Dreams is a 1976 film starring soul singer Gladys Knight in her acting debut as a woman who attempts to regain the love of her husband played by real-life spouse Barry Hankerson. In this drama, her husband must choose between reuniting with her ...
Plot: prostitution, journey, employment, dead woman on bed, money, husband wife relationship
Place: alaska
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60%
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Winter Land (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Valdivia is a notorious drunk in a Patagonian dead-end town. His current job is to deliver a golden sheep for the mysterios Sr. Ramenfort.
Style: road movie
Plot: loneliness, drunkenness, poverty, sheep
Place: argentina, patagonia
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60%
Before Snowfall (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Germany, Iraq
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Before Snowfall starts with a dramatic escape: Eighteen year-old Nermin runs away from her wedding in a village in Iraqi Kurdistan. Being the elder of the family, her younger brother Siyar becomes responsible for finding her and restoring the family ...
Style: road movie, realistic, serious, tragic ending
Plot: chase, young heroes, family life, on the road, survival, on the run, village, innocence lost, village life, family relations, revenge, gun ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, iraq, norway, turkey, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Endings (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Emmy Ferguson is a 10-year old who learns that, after a long bout with leukemia, today is probably her last day on earth. Chris Ryan is a 35-year-old drug addict who is determined to make this his last day. And Adonna Frost, suffering from advanced ...
Plot: leukemia, breast cancer, journey, drug addict, dying, drug, suicide, death
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The American Dreamless (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young addict is convinced by his best friend to train-hop across the country in hopes of finding the buried treasure that they talked about when they were kids. One is self-destructive and the other is blind, neither of them expected a small-town ...
Style: road movie
Plot: travel, road trip, dream, journey, train, treasure hunt
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Breathing Lessons (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A married couple review their lives and renew their love for one another while driving to a friend's funeral.
Style: road movie
Plot: waitress, television, funeral, one day, reconciliation, reunion, old age, car radio
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Last Monk (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Last Monk is the journey of a young newly-married woman from the world of the newly-rich, 30-something IT engineers and corporate managers in New Delhi, to the vast, stark beauty of Ladakh in the Indian Himalayas. It is a journey from the ...
Plot: exploration, self discovery, surrealism, sexuality, reality, enlightenment, spirituality, journey
Place: tibet
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Everything for Sale (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Wajda's homage to Zbigniew Cybulski, the "Polish James Dean" who starred in the director's ASHES AND DIAMONDS and died young. The movie follows the tribulations of a director attempting to make a movie with a Cybulski-like star ...
Plot: actor, filmmaker, replacement, director, death, railway, film within a film, film set, filmmaking
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Missing Star (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, France, Singapore
Duration: 103 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: road movie
Plot: rice, grandmother, single mother, bus, translator, poverty, child
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Who Never Lived (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young, charismatic priest John, his time missionary in Africa, every day helping Warsaw young people addicted to drugs. Unconventional methods, which are used in pastoral work, raise many doubts about his superiors. Surprisingly, however, his life ...
Plot: journey, human immunodeficiency virus, intolerance, charisma, priest, drug addiction, sickness, faith, monastery
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50%
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Zurich (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Zurich is a musical roadmovie about Nina, who discovers after the death of her great love, truckdriver Boris, he led a double life. Struggling with her feelings she comes to an almost unforgivable deed, and flees. She submerges into the truckers ...
Style: road movie
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Yanco (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The engaging and sentimental tale begins when the little boy (Ricardo Ancona) starts manifesting a greater and greater talent at music and at the same time, a supersensitivity to sounds. His overly astute hearing drives him into the woods and away ...
Plot: recluse, mentor, musician, little boy, death, mexican, violinist, violin, musical instrument, boy, child protagonist, old man ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 2K
Pain & Glory (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Salvador Mallo, a filmmaker in the twilight of his career, reflects on the choices he's made in life as past and present come crashing down around him.
Plot: desire, gay relationship, movie business, filmmaker, gay kiss, cocaine, stage, absent father, introspection, heroin, monologue, sexual awakening ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 35
Santo Luzbel (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A conflict arises between the people of the town and the local priest when they have to decide how to represent certain biblical episode.
Plot: lucifer, religion, death of child, catholic church, barricade, faith, husband wife relationship, indigenous, landowner, church, spirituality, actor ...
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48%
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Weirdos (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two Nova Scotian teens who hit the road in July 1976 accompanied by the laconic ghost of (the still-living) Andy Warhol.
Plot: journey, childhood, homophobic slur, mental illness, father son relationship, runaway, beach party, teenager, road trip, homosexuality, coming out, high school teacher ...
Time: year 1976
Place: nova scotia
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47%
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Foreign Body (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Tunisia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the turbulent aftermath of the Tunisian revolution, young Samia flees her homeland. She braves hostile seas in the crossing to France, but once there she finds that her struggles have only just begun. With no friends, no family, and — most ...
Plot: woman slaps man, belly dancing, photograph, widow, drinking alcohol, telephone call, underwater scene, illegal immigrant, restaurant, death of brother
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
One Night in Berlin (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Berlin. Night. An old, homeless drunk stumbles down the street. Ignored by everyone - almost everyone. A woman suddenly appears in front of him - mid-thirties, thin, a drug addict. She stands face-to-face for the first time in years with the man she ...
Style: road movie
Plot: inheritance, nazi, separation, berlin wall, past
Place: east germany, gdr, berlin germany, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Iracema, Uma Transa Amazônica (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, West Germany, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A girl from the countryside goes to the city of Belém to take part in the Círio de Nazaré celebrations. Led to prostitution, she wishes to move to the wealthiest Southeast region of Brazil. In a dance club, she meets a truck driver that ...
Style: road movie
Plot: amazon, prostitution, truck driver, truck, poverty, forest, ecology, deforestation
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Emergency Kisses (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The familiar conflicts of a film director planning to make a movie about his life and the confrontation he has with his wife, an actress who was turned down for such project in which she wanted to play herself.
Plot: marital discord, reality, husband wife relationship, boy, actress, loyalty, love, casting, filmmaker, cinema, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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