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, film within a film, documentary filmmaker, cinematographer, playing violin

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out road movie, realistic, serious and touching films with plots about journey, film within a film, female nudity, friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity and on the road mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Yvy Maraey: Everything for Sale (1969), Si-o-se Pol (2013), Road to La Paz (2015), Mi Socio (1983), Now (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: respect, filmmaking, railway, film set, film within a film, semi autobiographical, death, replacement, filmmaker, director, actor
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95%
 7.4
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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: refugee, isolation, migration, migrant, immigration, friendship
Place: madrid
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85%
 7.0
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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: journey, river crossing, dog, muslim, tied to a tree, jacuzzi, river, hotel, old man, hospital, car, robbery ...
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81%
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Mi Socio (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bolivia
Story: The story of an improbable friendship and a social comment on life in Bolivia in the eighties.
Style: road movie
Plot: native american, truck, travel, friendship, death of child, indians, man boy relationship
Place: bolivia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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, friend, love, coma, russian, accident, gay interest
Place: belgium, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Jonah and the Pink Whale (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, Bolivia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bolivia's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1995
Plot: teacher, seductress, high school, torture, drug trafficking, basement, drug traffic, unfaithful husband, brother in law sister in law sex, male full rear nudity
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.4
 64
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, bathtub, gay sex, israeli, gay bar, gay, closeted homosexual, male nudity, homosexual, homosexuality
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.9
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Fair Sex (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Would-be filmmaker Sophie left Africa for Canada as a child. After graduating, she films the daily doings as part of a summer job at a fair. When pointing the camera at herself, she reveals painful secrets from the past.
Style: serious, captivating, sincere, emotional, thought provoking ...
Plot: introspection, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, film within a film, gender, romance, filmmaking, documentary filmmaker, strong sexual content, theme park, strong female presence, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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, touching, sincere ...
Plot: chase, young heroes, on the run, survival, on the road, family life, family relations, wedding, village, reluctant hero, unlikely hero, journey ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iraq, europe, norway, turkey, greece ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, journey, mother daughter relationship, travel, truck driver, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), weirdo, hitchhiker, runaway, female nudity, motorcyclist ...
Place: california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Detroit (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Edzard is on his way from Berlin to Braunschweig to visit his family. During the trip the reason of his visit becomes clear, or doesn't it? During the trip he meets several people, most of them more than once. How this is possible becomes not ...
Style: road movie
Plot: audio cassette, speech, jumping on a bed, suicide note, old friend, bathroom, dead brother, hitchhiking, a vision
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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A Trip (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovenia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three friends embark on a road trip like in high school, but things have changed - Gregor is going to war mission, Ziva is going to study abroad, while Andrej is still the same. There are secrets left unsaid. Can their friendship survive?
Style: emotional, realistic, road movie, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: reunion, friendship, on the road, love triangle, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, journey, gay, love and romance, drugs/alcohol, coming of age, direction and purpose ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: slovenia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Beekeeper (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, France, Italy
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, beekeeper, bee, kiss, death, encounter, intercourse, assault, cinema
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Other Bank (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Georgia, Kazakhstan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Life creates many obstacles for 12 years old boy - Tedo. Tedo belongs to the generation, which was forced to mass displacement because of the civil war in Abkhazia, one of the most beatiful places in Georgia. The civil war took away everything Tedo ...
Style: realistic, emotional, road movie, psychological, serious ...
Plot: life is a bitch, on the road, estrangement, family relations, parents and children, single parent, poverty, childhood, search for father, journey, grownups, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, georgia (former ussr), caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
How Much Further (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ecuador
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Esperanza and Tristeza both have to get to Cuenca. However, by an unlucky turn of events, the bus they are on gets delayed due to a worker strike. Taking their journey into their own hands, they decide to hitchhike to Cuenca. Along the way they meet ...
Style: realistic, touching, road movie, captivating, semi serious
Plot: self discovery, hopes, on the road, countryside, hitchhiking, bus, mountain, journalist, student, strike, journey, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ecuador, andes mountains
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Adagio sostenuto (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The film tells the love story between Anna and José, while at the same time approaches the intersections of urban violence and artistic creation, nature and civilization, war and peace, life and death, abandon and union, showing that in the end of ...
Plot: letter, gun, tragedy, widow, film within a film, symbolism, marriage, loneliness, coming of age, destiny, faith, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: parent child relationship, bicycle, riding a bicycle, travel, father son reunion, phantom, satire, father son relationship, debt, absent father, social criticism, politics ...
Place: buenos aires argentina, mexico, patagonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Vortex (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A beautiful young woman Hana Angelousi is lured aboard the yacht of a man who is trying to break the spell that turns men into stone. An updated version of the legend of Perseus and Medusa.
Plot: film within a film, love triangle, female full frontal nudity, cheating girlfriend, simulated blow job, bare breasts, scuba diving, male bare butt, male full rear nudity, sex scene, hairy vagina, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Place: crete
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Next Attraction (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Purports to document the production of a short about a young man’s first sexual experience while doubling as a coming-out film and a multiply layered making-of movie.
Plot: tripod, film within a film, stray dog, rehearsal, camera, director, shooting
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: success, restaurant, consciousness, freedom, journey
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Hush Little Baby (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four girls in rehab is on tour from their treatment centers and it becomes their life stories. The girls run off in a stolen Volvo and soon learns to know the freedom of good and evil. Both the fantastic feeling to be master of its own destiny, but ...
Style: realistic, road movie, psychological, emotional, disturbing ...
Plot: haunted by the past, on the road, life is a bitch, rehabilitation, human nature, friendship, stealing a car, journey, self discovery, mysterious past, secret, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 8.0
 805
Nomadland (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A woman in her sixties embarks on a journey through the American West after losing everything in the Great Recession, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.
Style: road movie
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), community, snake, toilet, van, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, female protagonist, snow, dog, baby
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.9
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Ave (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 86 min.
Story: While hitchhiking from Sofia to Ruse, Kamen meets Avé, a 17-year-old runaway girl. With each ride they hitch, Avé invents new identities for them, and her compulsive lies get Kamen deeper and deeper into trouble. Reluctantly drawn into this ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, road movie, psychological ...
Plot: hitchhiking, teenage life, leaving home, coming of age, youth, rebelliousness, fall in love, journey, disorder, hitchhiker, bittersweet, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bulgaria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Asthenic Syndrome (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 153 min.
Story: In the old days it was called hypochrondria, or black melancholia. Now, apparently, it's termed the Asthenic Syndrome. Whatever it is, Nikolai, a teacher of epicly indifferent pupils, has got it, and it's not much fun.
Plot: female director, teacher, female nudity, male nudity, depression, loneliness, film within a film
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Anjos da Noite (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Many exotic characters meet in São Paulo night, looking for love and adventure: Malu, a model; Mauro, the drag queen; Teddy, the hustler; Guto, the gay reporter; and Marta, an actress.
Plot: gay interest, nudity (full frontal - brief), female impersonator, female nudity, bathtub, male nudity, menage a trois, film within a film
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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La rabbia (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young director years old, lives with a girl. Active part of the Intellectual society, he represents perfectly the union between fear and determination, that changes deeply his way of understanding the world that surrounds him. His only aim is to ...
Plot: male nudity, female nudity, actor, producer, director, film within a film, filmmaking, surrealism
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: dead end, drunkenness, sheep, poverty, loneliness
Place: argentina, patagonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Bareback ou La guerre des sens (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A cinephile meets on a beach in Ramatuelle his favorite filmmaker. He proposes to film the painful adventure that is just live. The two men will knit the scenes, each in its own way. The filmmaker keeps pushing the project, arguing that the chuting ...
Style: queer cinema
Plot: lgbt, nude beach, male nudity, skinny dipping, nudity (full frontal - brief), film within a film, gay interest
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 199
The Voice (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An actress (Natalia Sayko) is faced with the job of dubbing her voice after the final version of her movie is wrapped. (All actors dub their lines for the master copy of a film.) But she is overcome by her own life-crisis that alters her plans -- ...
Plot: psychological drama, hospital, actress, drunkenness, friendship, film within a film, women, self esteem, stress
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
 23
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: breast cancer, suicide, drug addict, journey, drug, dying, death, leukemia, family relations, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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