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1st Time 16mm (2008)
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1st Time 16mm (2008)
Original name: 1ª Vez 16 mm
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Story: Miguel, a debutant director, and his young team live a series of tribulations during the shootings of their first film, which unrolls between Lisbon, Venice, Paris and Madrid.
Style: experimental
Plot: cult, award, movie business, portuguese, filmmaking, film within a film, film making
Place: portugal

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out experimental, realistic, serious and avant garde films with plots about female nudity, filmmaking, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), female director, drugs and photograph mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like 1st Time 16mm: Black Biscuit (2011), Lighter Fluid (2016), The Portuguese Nun (2009), Chelsea Girls (1966), The Human Surge (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Black Biscuit (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Featuring today's modern outlaws - These are the outsiders of society. And their all stars. Director Fabrizio Federico has created a fact feature film about money, sex, dignity, and dreams. A group of misfit outsiders all face the difficult ...
Style: experimental, avant garde, underground film, cult film
Plot: underground, movie business, maverick
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Lighter Fluid (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: An experimental look into the lives of teens and young adults in a dysfunctional town.
Style: experimental
Plot: suicide, murder, abandoned house, surrealism, skateboard, death, skateboarding, pregnancy, sex, drug, drugs
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The Portuguese Nun (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A young French actress in Lisbon to shoot a movie is intrigued by a nun she sees kneeling in the chapel where she is filming.
Style: realistic, sincere, atmospheric, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: church, lifestyle, love and romance, culture clash, filmmaking, religions or cults, artists and showbiz, clergy, actor's life, self discovery, love affair, nun ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: portugal, europe
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Chelsea Girls (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Lacking a formal narrative, Warhol's art house classic follows various residents of the Chelsea Hotel in 1966 New York City, presented in a split screen with a single audio track in conjunction with one side of screen.
Style: experimental, avant garde
Plot: reality, dominatrix
Place: new york
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The Human Surge (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Brazil, Portugal
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Buenos Aires. Exe, 25 years old, has just lost his job and is not looking for another one. His neighbors and friends seem as odd to him as they always do. Online, he meets Alf, a boy from Mozambique who is also bored with his job and who is about to ...
Style: experimental
Plot: fellatio, masturbation, erection, pubic hair, group sex, gay sex, unsimulated sex
Place: the philippines, buenos aires argentina
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One Hamlet Less (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The "Hamlet" in this well-mounted Italian spoof is the Danish prince, not a small town or village. The movie irreverently draws on both the Shakespeare play and the 1877 story by Jules Laforgue. In the story, Hamlet (Carmelo Bene) is a ...
Style: experimental
Plot: artistic creation, shakespeare's hamlet, theater, tragedy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Starlet (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two seedy producers work to make a star out of a former stag-film actress while an aging rival conspires to ruin her.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: starlet, movie business, sexploitation, actress, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), filmmaking, film making
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From Now On (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dora divides her time between her work as a beautician, her policeman husband António, and her involvement in left-wing politics. A tale of love and how we must learn to cherish it against all odds in the pursuit of happiness.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), anger, love, sex, politics, violence, redemption, revolt
Place: portugal
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Leave It to God (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A man exiled in Paris makes various trips to Portugal after the Carnation Revolution. Each trip is represented by a woman.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), exile, male nudity, class struggle, female nudity, memory, shooting a dog
Time: 70s
Place: portugal
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El Censor (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Close-up to the man who censored films during the military dictatorship in Argentina, slightly inspired by the infamous Miguel Paulino Tato.
Plot: censorship, movie business, period piece, scissors, homosexual, gay, dictatorship, film making, filmmaking
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The Other Side of the Underneath (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A surreal look at the schizophrenia of a group of girls in a therapy session.
Style: experimental, cult film, surreal, feminist film
Plot: female protagonist, mask, mental institution, female director, mental patient, female nudity, surrealism, british
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Deux fois (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Deux fois is a 1968 experimental film by Jackie Raynal. Raynal stars in the film, her first as a director; she had previously worked for several years as a film editor, most notably for films in Éric Rohmer's "Six Moral Tales" series ...
Style: experimental, avant garde
Plot: female director, very little dialogue, urination, feminist, breasts
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The Jew (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, Brazil
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The story of Brazilian Antônio José da Silva, a jewish poet, playwright and lawyer living in the 18th Century Lisbon, who managed to avoid Inquisition by converting himself to Catholicism, after being tortured. But his fierce criticism of ...
Plot: jewish, torture chamber, inquisition, dungeon, torture
Time: 18th century
Place: portugal
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How to Draw a Perfect Circle (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Guilherme and Sofia, brother and sister, grow up sharing experiences and slowly discovering their sexuality. The thing that Sofia doesn't know is how far Guilherme will go to keep her inside his own perverse, dark and perfect circle.
Plot: incest, woman crying, dancing, masturbation, father son relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, brother sister incest, sex scene, jealousy, smoking, caught having sex, bar ...
Place: portugal, lisbon portugal
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Blinded by the Light (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: David Bowers is a teenager who runs away from home to join a quasi-religious cult. His sister Janet is determined to find him, but almost winds up getting brainwashed by the cult herself.
Plot: cult, mind control, spirituality, father daughter relationship, parent child relationship, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, freedom, religion, brother sister relationship, fanatic, parents ...
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Dalmas (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bert Deling's surreal, button-pushing and hallucinogenic paean to the emerging possibilities of avant-garde and homemade filmmaking. Telling the tale of a violent ex-cop searching for the man who killed his partner, the film takes an unexpected ...
Style: surreal, experimental
Plot: avant-garde, lsd, drugs, search, police officer
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The State of Things (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Portugal, France, Spain, Netherlands, UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: On location in Portugal, a film crew runs out of film while making their own version of Roger Corman's The Day the World Ended (1956) . The producer is nowhere to be found and director Munro attempts to find him in hopes of being able to finish ...
Style: clever, humorous, captivating, realistic, semi serious
Plot: filmmaking, film within a film, nothing goes right, mystery, satire, disorder, nuclear holocaust, artists and showbiz, workplace, on the road, showbiz, hollywood ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, los angeles, usa, portugal
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Ossos (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, France, Denmark
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a suicidal teenage girl gives birth, she misguidedly entrusts her baby’s safety to the troubled, deadbeat father, whose violent actions take the viewer on a tour of the foreboding, crumbling shantytown in which they live.
Style: realistic, gloomy, tense, serious, bleak ...
Plot: immigrants, drug abuse, realism, society, unwanted pregnancy, vengeance, deadend life, urban ghetto, life is a bitch, urban ghetto life, babies and infants, drugs/alcohol ...
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Place: portugal, europe, lisbon portugal
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Soleil battant (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gabriel and Iris head back to their family holiday home in Portugal with their daughters Emma and Zoé, a couple of adorable six-year-old twins, for a vacation. In the heart of the sun-drenched countryside, as the little ones swim and laugh, the ...
Plot: secret, vacation, identical twins, female director, family secret, little girl, teddy bear, husband wife relationship, twin sisters, grave, bare breasts, photograph ...
Place: portugal
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The Big Departure (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 71 min.
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Style: experimental, allegory, avant garde
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The Witness At Your Door (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
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Style: christian film
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The Witness Goes Out (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Dramatic sequel to The Witness At Your Door. A lifelong Jehovah's Witness finds freedom from the bondage of the Watchtower Society and in the process discovers the truth behind their stand on blood transfusions and their history of false ...
Plot: cult, jehovah's witness, mind control, brainwashing, christian, religion, flashback, doubt, prayer, christianity, watchtower, theology ...
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Wavelength (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Wavelength consists of almost no action, and what action does occur is largely elided. If the film could be said to have a conventional plot, this would presumably refer to the three “character” scenes. Snow’s intent for the film was “a ...
Style: experimental, contemplative, serious, realistic, surreal ...
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Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Oscar (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Snotty Hollywood actor becomes even more full of himself after he's nominated for Best actor at the Academy Awards.
Style: cult film
Plot: award, hollywood, movie star, rise to power, public relations, producer, publicist, crooked sheriff, actor, rolls royce, price of fame, filmmaking ...
Place: new york, tijuana mexico
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34%
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A Safe Place (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young woman named Noah lives alone in New York. She is a disturbed flower child, who retreats into her past, yearning for lost innocence. She recalls her childhood, searching for a "safe place." As a child she met a magician in Central ...
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Pater (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Vincent Lindon and Alain Cavalier drink together in bars while coming up with tall tales.
Style: serious, realistic, experimental, contemplative
Plot: film within a film, buddies, artists and showbiz, friends, filmmaking, ethics, french politics, retiring, bakery, role playing, legal, business ethics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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The Escape (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Dutch woman escapes her family life in search for happiness in the Portuguese Algarve.
Plot: female director, gigolo, flashback, bored housewife
Place: portugal
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Five No Budget Films (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Little Fish Eat Big Fish is a Kolkata based group of no-budget film makers. The latest venture of the group is the 5 no-budget short films produced in 2009-10. They opted for a direct to DVD release in the last Kolkata Book Fair. Details for the ...
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In the White City (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, Portugal, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A Swiss sailor jumps ship in Lisbon, tired of the noisy engine room, the ship "a floating factory of crazy people." He rents a room and does little. He writes letters to his lover, describing the whiteness of the city, the solitude and the ...
Style: stylized, psychological, bleak, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: midlife crisis, criminal heroes, love and romance, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, couples, on the road, self discovery, ship, infidelity, sailor, letter ...
Time: 80s
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30%
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Two Drifters (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After breaking up with her boyfriend, a woman named Odete (Ana Cristina De Oliveira) descends into madness and claims to be pregnant with the child of Rui's (Nuno Gil) late lover, Pedro (João Carreira). As grief-stricken Rui mourns ...
Style: emotional, psychological, realistic, sexual, stylized ...
Plot: gay, love and romance, breakup, obsession, insanity, gay relationship, couples, male nudity, gender, solace, lgbt, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portugal, europe
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