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Stubborn Boy (2015)
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Stubborn Boy (2015)
Original name: Bube Stur
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The people of this remote village in the Black Forest don't talk much, but when they do, it's in the Alemannic dialect. Hanna, 21 has traveled far to work here. She shovels manure, milks cows and tries to cope with the farmer, Uwe Kiefer, 39. Rather than sell his milk, he pours it down the drain. The villagers condemn him for continuing the milk strike. Both his marriage and his finances are on the rocks. As Hanna becomes more involved in Uwe's troubles, it seems she may be his only hope. But that's not why she came here. In the neighboring town, she spies on a small family and then Uwe finds her out.
Plot: village, outcast, farmer, farm, female protagonist, older man younger woman relationship, cow, milk, strike, countryside, 21 year old

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, touching and captivating films with plots about countryside, farm, village, family relations, farmer, cow and village life mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Stubborn Boy: Pastorale (1975), It's All So Quiet (2013), Bloody Milk (2017), Sunset Song (2015), Rice People (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pastorale (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
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It's All So Quiet (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
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Bloody Milk (2017)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pierre, in his thirties, is a breeder of dairy cattle. His life revolves around his farm, his veterinarian sister and his parents whose livestock he took over. As the first cases of a zoonotic outbreak are reported in France, Pierre discovers that ...
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Sunset Song (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The daughter of a Scottish farmer comes of age in the early 1900s.
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, realistic
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Rice People (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cambodia, France, Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A poor, rural Cambodian family slowly disintegrates during the cycle of a single rice crop in this moving, and beautifully photographed European drama adapted from a novel by Shahnon Ahmad. Pouev, his wife Om, and his seven children, live in a small ...
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Godaan (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 1963 Indian Film
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Western (2017)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 121 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 103 min.
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Last Winter (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Switzerland, Luxembourg
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young farmer in Central France tries to sustain his spiritual connection to the land amid the crushing pressures of modern agriculture in this brooding drama.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, captivating, gloomy
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The Cow (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 104 min.
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