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LUMA (2015)
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LUMA (2015)
Original name: Luma
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The young, pregnant housewife Jennifer- nickname LUMA- meets the self confident, bisexual Christiane. Their friendship develops up to an vehement love affair, which is driving Luma into an turmoil of emotions. Raised up under catholic influence, she is torn between the life her husband Georg and the new fascinating experience, she is going through with Christiane. Luma is under raising pressure, to come to an final decision about her future.
Plot: female friendship, love, pregnancy, friendship, female nudity, homosexual, lesbian sex, bisexual, baby, pregnant woman, chaos, tenderness, mother in law, husband wife relationship, bisexual woman, pregnant

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The Swaying Waterlily (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Turkey
Duration: 108 min.
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Amir (2016)
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Duration: 88 min.
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Breaking Horizons (2012)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 90 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
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Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
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