Movies like Invisible World

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Invisible World (2012)
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Invisible World (2012)
Original name: Mundo Invisível
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An anthology film following different stories around the theme of invisibility in the modern world.
Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic
Plot: society, invisibility, genocide, mass murder, armenian, armenian genocide
Place: brazil, latin america, south america, armenia, ottoman empire

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, bleak and touching films with plots about society, life is a bitch, youth, brazilian, family relations, innocence lost and poverty mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Invisible World: They Don't Wear Black Tie (1981), Birdwatchers (2008), Barren Lives (1963), A Hidden Life (2001), Blue Eyes (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
They Don't Wear Black Tie (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Otavio is an idealistic union leader trying to organize workers at a factory to resist the company's exploitative practices. His son, Tião, one of the employees, is more of a realist and doesn't want to risk losing his job by striking. ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: realism, parents and children, factory, working class, injustice, society, family relations, couple relations, life is a bitch, couples, class struggle
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: brazil
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95%
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Birdwatchers (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Brazil
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, the present. When a young Guarani-Kaiowá woman commits suicide, Nádio leads his community to form a protest camp on the borders of a local farm that sits on their ancestral burial ground.
Style: thought provoking, serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: culture clash, rebellion, interracial relations, rich and poor, downfall, brazilian, social differences, jungle, farm, racism, righting the wronged, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america
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Barren Lives (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 'Vidas secas' tells in vivid images the almost documentary like story of a drover and his family in the northern interior states of Brazil during the drought. A family in the search of a new hope and destiny.
Style: serious, bleak, gloomy, realistic, rough
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Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Hidden Life (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional, sentimental
Plot: coming of age, society, estate, youth, master and servant, social differences, teaching the ways of the world, power relations, dog, country girl
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Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Blue Eyes (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 111 min.
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75%
The Given Word (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Zé is a very poor man from the Brazilian countryside. His most prized possession is his donkey. When his donkey falls terminally ill, Zé makes a promise to Saint Bárbara: If his donkey recovers, he will carry a cross - like Jesus - all the way ...
Style: serious, bleak, emotional, realistic, sincere
Plot: church, tragic hero, obsessive quest, brazilian, village, innocence lost, down on your luck, religions or cults, escapades, heroes, society, manipulations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: brazil, latin america
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72%
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Tattoo (2013)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 110 min.
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Place: brazil, latin america
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I Love You (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Man meets woman, and invites her home. The two start an intense relationship in order to shield themselves from loneliness.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, psychological
Plot: sex, world, couple relations, sexual relations, eroticism, couples, self discovery, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, erotica, male nudity, wife leaves husband ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: brazil, latin america
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Once Upon a Time Veronica (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, France
Duration: 91 min.
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69%
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Stolen Dreams (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 85 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, latin america
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66%
 7.7
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Brainstorm (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A trip to the mental institution hell. This odyssey is lived by Neto, a middle class teenager, who lives a normal life until his father sends him to a mental institution after finding drugs on his pocket. The maconha cigarrete is just the final drop ...
Style: serious, captivating, talky, tense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
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Forbidden to Forbid (2006)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 105 min.
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Style: serious, bleak, rough, realistic, social
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65%
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Found Memories (2011)
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Conception (2005)
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To the Left of the Father (2001)
Genre: Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
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Artificial Paradises (2012)
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Style: serious, sexual, realistic, psychological
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⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.4
 884
Bog of Beasts (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
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58%
 7.3
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The Delay (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Uruguay, Mexico, France
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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If Nothing Else Works Out (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
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Style: gloomy, serious, offbeat, realistic, rough ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, drug dealing, friendship, urban, down on your luck, social decay, crimes, society, life is a bitch, friends, prostitute, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
My Sweet Orange Tree (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
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56%
Stories of Our Lives (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Kenya, South Africa
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Created by the members of a Nairobi-based arts collective — who have removed their names from the film for fear of reprisal — this anthology film that dramatizes true-life stories from Kenya’s oppressed LGBTQ community is both a labour of love ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, stylized
Plot: gays and lesbians, gender, life is a bitch, misfit, society, social misfits, discrimination
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Bridges of Sarajevo (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Switzerland, Italy, Portugal, Bulgaria, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Thirteen European directors explore the theme of Sarajevo; what this city has represented in European history over the past hundred years, and what Sarajevo stands for today in Europe. These eminent filmmakers of different generations and origins ...
Style: serious, bleak, thought provoking, realistic, disturbing
Plot: anti war, political unrest, wartime life, life is a bitch, society, state affairs, politics, haunted by the past
Time: 20th century
Place: bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Almost Brothers (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, Chile, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The strange friendship between two men of opposite social classes. Miguel is a senator. His childhood friend Jorge is a major drug-dealer. In the 1970s, they meet in prison: Miguel was there for political reasons, and Jorge, as a common criminal.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: prison, friendship, gang, juvenile delinquency, freedom fighter, jail, drug dealing, social differences, social decay, urban ghetto life, crimes, society ...
Time: 50s, 70s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Children of Sarajevo (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Germany, France, Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A microcosm of the fathomless suffering that remains more than 16 years since the siege of Sarajevo ended, writer-director Aida Begic’s follow-up to her 2008 Cannes Critics’ Week Grand Prize-winning debut Snow tells the story of two orphaned ...
Style: serious, bleak, gloomy, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: orphan, social decay, life is a bitch, society, siblings relations, youth, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Gestation (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Costa Rica
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A smart poor girl and a inmature rich boy get their life twisted when they accidently have a baby.
Style: serious, touching, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: costa rica, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%