Movies like Tramontane

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Tramontane (2016)
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Tramontane (2016)
Original name: ربيع
Genre: Drama
Country: Lebanon, France, Qatar, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Rabih, a young blind man, lives in a small village in Lebanon. He sings in a choir and edits Braille documents for an income. His life unravels when he tries to apply for a passport and discovers that his identification card, which he has carried his entire life, is fake. Now he must travel across Lebanon in search of his identity.
Plot: braille, blindness, passport, choir, identity, false identity, fake id, drumming, war veteran, bureaucracy, stage performance, blind man, adopted son, violin, orphan, secret past, hit by a car, uncle nephew relationship, single mother, wedding party, singer
Time: 2010s
Place: lebanon

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Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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 6.8
 36
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