Movies like Dad 2010

If you like "Dad" you are looking for atmospheric, serious and sincere movies about / with parents and children, lake or river, youth, parent child relationship, family, family relations and countryside themes of Drama genre shot in Slovenia.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Dad (2010)
 6.8
 72
Dad (2010)
Original name: Oča
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovenia
Duration: 71 min.
Story: After a long separation, a father and his son spend the day fishing on the river bank. On a beautiful autumn Sunday, surrounded by the majestic countryside, they seem to be alone in the world. They must start all over again.
Style: atmospheric, serious, sincere, realistic, stylized, touching
Plot: parents and children, lake or river, youth, parent child relationship, family, family relations, countryside, parents separation, nature, fishing, father son relationship, crying, playing piano, sunday
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe

Most similar movies to Dad

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, touching and sincere films with plots about family relations, parents and children, youth, coming of age, family problems, teenage life and hopes mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Dad: Yuki & Nina (2009), Starry Starry Night (2011), In Mom's Head (2007), Fly with the Crane (2012), A Time in Quchi (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.8
 318
Yuki & Nina (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Yuki finds out that her parents are separating and she is moving to Japan with her mother, she and her best friend Nina devise ways to reunite the feuding adults.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, stylized, touching
Plot: friendship, best friends, youth, in the woods, friends, on the run, starting over, parents and children, breakup, hopes, family problems, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Starry Starry Night (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan, China, Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: There was once a young girl named May who felt alienated from everyone around her. May is worried about her mother and father, whose marriage is on the rocks, and she yearns to return to the woods where her grandfather lives. One day, May befriends ...
Style: serious, touching, stylized, sincere
Plot: friendship, coming of age, youth, friends, parents and children, dysfunctional family, family problems, family relations, parents separation, escape from reality
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.2
 365
In Mom's Head (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lulu's mother is depressed and has been as far back as she can remember, Lulu is determined to discover the truth behind her listlessness.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: parents and children, love and romance, countryside, unfulfillment, youth, family relations, coming of age, obsessive quest, unfulfilled love, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Fly with the Crane (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Serenely resigned to his impending death but deeply afraid at the prospect of being cremated, an elderly carpenter seeks to have his last wishes carried out in this gentle, beautifully realized drama from director Li Ruijin. (TIFF)
Style: serious, sincere, touching, realistic
Plot: parents and children, death in the family, family relations, elderly, youth, family problems, little girl, death, little boy, grandfather granddaughter relationship, grandfather grandson relationship, cremation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
A Time in Quchi (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Bao stays with his grandfather for the summer and is shocked to see there are no modern appliances.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, youth, family relations, village, family, countryside, parents and children, siblings relations, coming of age, elderly, family problems, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Last Hammer Blow (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When he first enters the Montpellier Opera House, Victor knows nothing about music. Nor does he know his father, Samuel Rovinski, who is there to conduct Mahler’s 6th symphony. To change the course of his suddenly uncertain future, for Nadia his ...
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic, sincere
Plot: single parent, parents and children, youth, family relations, coming of age, teenager, hitchhiking, classroom, piano, soccer, teenage boy, beach ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.3
 568
The Confession (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on the novel by New York Times best-selling author Beverly Lewis, "The Confession" is the continuing story of Katie Lapp, a young Amish woman who goes on a journey in search of her identity - only to find herself embroiled in a ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: redemption, family, family relations, self discovery, parents and children, adoption, reunion, religions or cults, hopes, society
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Maddened by His Absence (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After ten years, Jacques comes back to France to handle his father’s succession. He had left France to live in the USA to escape a painful past he shared with Mado, his former wife, who in the meantime built a new life with Stéphane and their 7 ...
Style: sincere, serious, touching, realistic, gloomy
Plot: dealing with death, starting over, couple relations, parents and children, death in the family, lovers reunited, reunion, couples, family relations, father son relationship, cemetery, little boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Darker Than Midnight (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Davide is different from the other teenagers. Something makes him look like a girl. Davide is fourteen when he runs away from home. His intuition leads him to choose Villa Bellini, a park in Catania, as a refuge. The park is a world in itself, a ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: coming of age, social misfits, parents and children, gender, misfit, society, youth, family relations, friendship, friends
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sicily, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Dream and Silence (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Oriol and Yolanda live in Paris with their two daughters. During a vacation they suffer a car accident that will change their lives.
Style: gloomy, serious, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: family in crisis, memory loss, family problems, urban, family relations, introspection, parents and children, death in the family, life turned upside down, youth, school teacher, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.1
 2K
Archipelago (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Patricia (Kate Fahy) and her two children, young adults Edward (Tom Hiddleston) and Cynthia (Lydia Leonard), arrive for a break at a holiday cottage. As rain and wind lash against the windows, Patricia grows exasperated at the absence of her ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, sincere, atmospheric
Plot: parents and children, family in crisis, estrangement, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, island, family relations, family gatherings, introspection, resort, family problems, hopes
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.4
 723
Curling (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in a rural Quebec village in the dead of winter, Jean-François, a single father works at a deserted bowling alley at night and in a rundown motel during the day. His daughter, Julyvonne never leaves their home. Jean-François isolates her in ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, sincere, realistic, gloomy
Plot: isolation, single parent, social misfits, parents and children, misfit, youth, family relations, coming of age, home schooling, absent mother, overprotective father, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.5
 265
Nana (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Nana is 4 years old and lives in a stone house beyond the forest. Back from school, a late afternoon, all she finds is silence in the house. A journey into the darkness of her childhood. The world from her height.
Style: serious, atmospheric, sincere, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: countryside, solitude, babies and infants, youth, coming of age, loneliness, child, pig
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
My Only Sunshine (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Greece, Bulgaria
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Hayat, her father and bedridden grandfather live in a riverside shack near the dangerously dark but breathtakingly beautiful waters of the Bosphorus. Hayat's father owns a small boat that secures the family's survival through a miscellany ...
Style: sentimental, serious, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, single parent, social misfits, parent child relationship, innocence lost, parents and children, teenage life, youth, family relations, golden years, elderly, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.8
 65
Swans (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Portugal
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Manuel's mother, Petra, lives in Berlin. She is in a coma as a result of chemotherapy treatment. Tarso and Petra have been divorced since Manuel (17) was 3 years old. Manuel and Tarso come to Germany to be with Petra during her illness. They ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, touching
Plot: parents and children, teenage life, estrangement, hospital, urban, youth, family relations, city life, male masturbation, ejaculation, masturbation, mask ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pavee Lackeen: The Traveller Girl (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An intimate portrait of a resilient and spirited young girl and her proud and dignified family, who are part of Ireland's "traveller" community.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: realism, social misfits, culture clash, life is a bitch, misfit, rebellion, society, family relations, social relations, fighting the system, mischievous children, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.9
 543
Drunkboat (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After twenty years of broken bottles and empty hallways, Mort Gleason witnesses his nephew Moo being beaten while in a drunken stupor. The short contact with family brings Mort back to what are left of his senses and he returns to the last home he ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: self discovery, coming of age, suburbs, youth, family relations, single parent, parents and children, siblings relations, haunted by the past, suburban life, teenage life, social relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.2
 2K
Kauwboy (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Jojo lives with his father, a security guard with a volatile personality who drinks to manage the unspoken despair he feels about his wife's absence, which he refuses to discuss with his son. In the midst of so much uncertainty, ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: coming of age, youth, crow, alcoholic father, bird, boy, family, family problems, friends, pets, friendship, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 633
Jess + Moss (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jess, age 18, and Moss, age 12 are second cousins in the dark-fire tobacco fields of rural Western Kentucky. Without immediate families that they can relate to, and lacking friends their own age, they only have each other. Over the course of a ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, sincere, stylized ...
Plot: farm, friendship, coming of age, youth, self discovery, teenage life, hopes, cigarette smoking, smoking, brunette, memory, tape recorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kentucky, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The End of Love (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mark is a struggling actor stuck between the life he once knew and the one waiting for him. When the mother of his two-year-old son suddenly passes away, Mark is forced to confront his shortcomings. Their fates, now intertwined, hang in the balance ...
Style: serious, emotional, gloomy, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: single father, single parent, babies and infants, dealing with death, parent child relationship, parents and children, death in the family, family problems, family relations, family in crisis, life turned upside down, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Things Behind the Sun (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Now that Itzhak's father is in a coma, and dying, Itzhak is finally willing to visit him, thus breaking a ten-year silence. During his visits to the hospital, Itzhak, a beaten and reserved man, is frustrated to find himself neglected by his own ...
Style: emotional, serious, psychological, touching, realistic ...
Plot: parents and children, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, family life, family problems, family relations, estrangement, youth, coma, hospital, grandfather granddaughter relationship, art exhibition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Cracks in Concrete (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A drama centered on two men at different states in life: Ertan, an ex-con who is trying to make amends for his past actions and Mikail, a teen-aged drug runner an aspiring musician.
Style: bleak, serious, emotional, realistic, sincere
Plot: parents and children, hopes, youth, family relations, hidden identity, juvenile delinquency, follow your dream, going straight, siblings relations, teenage life, estrangement, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
 127
Byways (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Victor, a father, travels the roads with his teenage son, Felix. For Felix, the trip is a school of life, as his first romantic encounter helps him better understand his father and get closer to him.
Style: road movie, serious, realistic, emotional, touching
Plot: on the road, parents and children, family relations, parent child relationship, single parent, optimism, hopes, love and romance, youth, police arrest, salesman, single father ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
Those Who Remain (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bertrand (Vincent Lindon) dutifully visits his terminally ill wife every day, braving the long train and bus ride to and from the hospital. Lorraine (Emmanuelle Devos) not so willingly visits her boyfriend who was diagnosed with colon cancer. They ...
Style: gloomy, serious, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: hospital, terminal illness, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, family relations, supportive spouse, parents and children, loss of wife, bathtub, cigarette smoking, male female relationship, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.4
 1K
Shell (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Abandoned by her mother when she was a child, Shell has stayed to take care of her dying father but now feels trapped within the beautiful but desolate landscape that surrounds her. With only her routine of running the decaying petrol station, ...
Style: serious, touching, psychological, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: gas station, coming of age, single parent, countryside, parent child relationship, parents and children, family relations, teenage life, under the surface, estrangement, youth, solitude ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.6
 5K
Me and You (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An introverted teenager tells his parents he is going on a ski trip, but instead spends his time alone in a basement.
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, realistic, touching
Plot: youth, isolation, psychologist, heroin, siblings relations, teenage life, urban, parents and children, addiction, cons and scams, dysfunctional family, estrangement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.6
 39
Max & Lenny (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Max and Lenny is the story of a friendship between two girls fighting for survival in a northern area of Marseille.
Style: sincere, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: friendship, hip hop, hopes, society, urban, music, youth, friends, immigrants, follow your dream, siblings relations, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 338
Faith (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The fates of three German-born Muslims in Berlin collide as they struggle to find their place between faith and modern life in contemporary western society, caught at a crossroads where alluring liberated lifestyles conflict with deeply-rooted ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: coming of age, introspection, self discovery, urban, forbidden love, parents and children, haunted by the past, teenage life, religions or cults, hopes, society, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
 624
The Auction (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Gaby owns a farm on which he raises lambs: Bouchard & Sons Farm. But he has no sons. Rather, he has two daughters that he raised like princesses and who live far away, in the big city. One day, the oldest asks him for some financial support ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: farm, elderly, parents and children, family relations, parent child relationship, countryside, golden years, introspection, siblings relations, hopes, selflessness, father daughter relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.4
 2K
Tiger Eyes (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After Davey's father is killed in a hold-up, she and her mother and younger brother visit relatives in New Mexico. Here Davey is befriended by a young man who helps her find the strength to carry on and conquer her fears.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, emotional, touching
Plot: dealing with death, death in the family, youth, family relations, friendship, parents and children, teenage life, family problems, friends, cancer, native american, death of father ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%