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, uncle nephew relationship, hit by a car, secret past, violin, adopted son, 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 semi serious films with plots about blindness, singing, passport, family problems, society, youth and flashback mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Tramontane: Three Heists and a Hamster (2017), Insight (2015), Lady Zee (2005), Ego (2013), Falafel (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
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Insight (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 89 min.
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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.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
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Falafel (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Lebanon
Duration: 83 min.
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Style: semi serious, dark humor, atmospheric, humorous, realistic
Plot: youth, lebanese, nothing goes right, urban, obsessive quest, conflict, summer, nightlife, escapades, disorder, hit and run, post war
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Duration: 97 min.
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Duration: 110 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 126 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
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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 ...
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