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: choir, blindness, passport, braille, false identity, identity, orphan, single mother, singer, bureaucracy, wedding party, adopted son, uncle nephew relationship, hit by a car, secret past, violin, blind man, stage performance, war veteran, drumming, fake id
Time: 2010s
Place: lebanon

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about orphan, blindness, single mother, family relations, society, youth and passport mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Tramontane: Insight (2015), Ego (2013), Lady Zee (2005), Away from Home (2001), Cities of the Plain (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Insight (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Pavel Zuev has to start his life over from darkness after he looses his sight. The young man has to learn again how to eat, walk, wash himself, do simple housework, and even how to look out of the window without seeing anything. All connections to ...
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Ego (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: For Sebastian Silverberg life is all about his appearance, partying and his enormous ego. Things are going smoothly when an accident leaves him blind, forcing him to re-evaluate his life and to seek meaning beyond appearances.
Plot: competition, blindness, singer, kissing
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 6.4
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Lady Zee (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A tragic comedy about an orphan girl who knows nothing better than the animal way but at the end comes to realize her only chance - to be human.
Plot: orphan, sign language, theft, red dress, passport, brothel, debt, border crossing, money, taxi, suicide, shooting ...
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Away from Home (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After several years of numbly mourning his parents death, 26 year old Selim takes a chance on the US lottery for passports and wins. He decides to sell the family olive grove to raise enough money to live in Manhattan and to break all roots to ...
Plot: field, lottery, uncle nephew relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, beating, old man, immigration, prostitute, journey, turkish, sea captain, orphan ...
Place: russia, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Cities of the Plain (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Directed by Robert Kramer
Plot: working class, blindness, mill, slaughterhouse, wedding, husband wife relationship, flashback, mother daughter relationship, money, father daughter relationship, dysfunctional family, mysterious man ...
Place: france
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Falafel (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Lebanon
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Everything bad that can happen on the way to a party happens to young Tou on this nighttime trip though Beirut.
Style: atmospheric, humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor
Plot: lebanese, youth, nothing goes right, urban, hit and run, escapades, nightlife, obsessive quest, disorder, summer, conflict, post war
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: lebanon, middle east, beirut lebanon
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Country: Lebanon, France, USA
Duration: 126 min.
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76%
Three Heists and a Hamster (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mathilde is nine years old. Her parents have separated. She lives with her mother, a fragile person who hovers at the edge of madness. It is a story of a unique love between a daughter and her mother.
Plot: owl, mother daughter relationship, choir, little girl, skeleton, laptop, wedding dress, barefoot, bird cage, digging, forest, human skeleton ...
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Genre: Drama
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Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A blind man who regains his vision finds himself becoming metaphorically blinded by his obsession for the superficial.
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Blind (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Having recently lost her sight, Ingrid retreats to the safety of her home—a place where she can feel in control, alone with her husband and her thoughts. After a while, Ingrid starts to feel the presence of her husband in the flat when he is ...
Style: serious, gloomy, psychological, touching, realistic
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The Paper Man (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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32%