Movies and TV shows set in brittany

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in brittany ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, touching, serious, semi serious, humorous and disturbing films and TV shows about / with beach, female nudity, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), seaside, death, cemetery, friendship, husband wife relationship and mother daughter relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in France, Belgium, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as brittany: House in Brittany (2012), Holidays by the Sea (2011), Simon's Got a Gift (2019), Volontaire (2018), Louise by the Shore (2016), Coming to Terms with the Dead (1994), The Mystery of Henri Pick (2019), Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019), Just to Be Sure (2017), The Poisoning Angel (2016).

List of movies set in brittany

House in Brittany (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young woman inherits her family's historic home on the coast of Brittany, a house she has not been to since her father died there when she was age 12.
Style: emotional, atmospheric, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: haunted by the past, homecoming, heiress, childhood memory, house, landscape, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, brittany, europe, cornwall, atlantic ocean
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Holidays by the Sea (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A comedy about funny adventures of the group of French people during the summer vacation.
Style: not serious, contemplative, humorous, dark humor, funny ...
Plot: beach, social differences, silly humor, resort, destiny, disorder, couples, ocean or sea, social class, vacation, adultery, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, brittany
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Simon's Got a Gift (2019)
Genre: Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Simon, a young orphan, has an extraordinary power : he can take on the appearance of people he’s already touched. When his best friend dies in an accident, there is no witness. Simon decides to steal his place in his family. Ten years later, the ...
Style: enigmatic
Plot: orphan, love, supernatural power, rise and fall, taking off clothes, super strength, barefoot male, accidental death, transformation, cotton candy, police, undressing ...
Place: brittany
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 5.7
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Volontaire (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story revolves around 22-year-old Laure, who is trying to find her feet. After performing brilliantly in her literature studies, she enrols as a communications officer in the Naval Fusiliers. She will quickly have to adapt to and assimilate the ...
Style: inspirational, semi serious, light, sincere
Plot: military, boot camp, female objectification, male objectification, seaside, woman in uniform, sea, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, romance, female nudity, mentor ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brittany
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Louise by the Shore (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: On the last day of summer, Louise, an old woman realizes that the last train has departed without her. She finds herself alone in a small seaside resort town, abandoned by everyone. The weather quickly turns for the worse followed by the seasonal ...
Plot: loneliness, beach, elderly, memory, power outage, talking dog, reminiscence, oyster, train, elevator, shower, flying ...
Time: 2000s, 1940s
Place: brittany
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Horatio Hornblower: The Wrong War (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Hornblower series is based on C.S. Forester's classic maritime adventures - the story of one young man's struggle to become a leader of men. Set against the back drop of the 18th century Anglo-French wars, the bloodiest time in British ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, rough
Plot: ship, french, adventurer, invasion, execution, heroes, navy, first love, military, battles, adventure, war ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1790s
Place: france, europe, brittany
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Coming to Terms with the Dead (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: While middle-aged Vincent (Didier Sandre) makes a sand castle on a beach in Brittany, France, his sister Zaza (Catherine Ferran) and brother Francois (Charles Berling) spend a summer day reflecting on death and loss. They think back on their sister ...
Plot: female director, death of sister, cancer, death, death of child, loss of sister, beach
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: brittany
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The Mystery of Henri Pick (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An editor discovers a novel that she considers to be a masterpiece, in a library whose particularity is to collect the manuscripts refused by the publishers. The text is signed Henri Pick, a Breton pizza maker who died two years earlier.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, semi serious, disturbing
Plot: publisher, manuscript, book, novel, widow, investigation, disorder, society, tv broadcast, cycling, watching television, literature ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: paris france, brittany
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Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the 18th century, an artist is commissioned to paint a young woman's wedding portrait.
Style: scenic, touching, disturbing, bleak, suspense
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian love, lesbian relationship, painter, lesbian, lesbian couple, island, forced marriage, female protagonist, painting, love, portrait ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: brittany
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Just to Be Sure (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Erwan, a strapping Breton who clears mines for a living, is shaken when he discovers that his father is not his father. Despite his affection for the man who raised him, he quietly sets out to find his biological father, and succeeds in locating ...
Style: disturbing, humorous, thought provoking, captivating
Plot: pregnant, search for father, father daughter relationship, lie, biological father, hospital, field, widower, baby, doctor, pregnant woman, disorder ...
Place: france, brittany
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The Poisoning Angel (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1800, Brittany is on its knees, overwhelmed by the regime in place and by the omnipotent clergy. It founders in an economic slump without end in sight and, in the middle of all this, a young, suffering girl pushes back as best she can. She is ...
Style: non-linear
Plot: poison, serial killer, mother slaps daughter, lover, lovers, arsenic, soup, cow, castaway, loss of mother, jewelry, superstition ...
Time: 19th century
Place: brittany
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Viper in the Fist (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 1920. Jean Rezeau and his elder brother were living happily in their family estate in Brittany, until the death of their grandmother. The return of their mother, a worthy descendant of fairytales' witches, brings an all new atmosphere to their ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, death of grandmother, bad mother, bourgeoisie, mother son relationship, christmas eve, flying, hate, motherhood, power, nanny, humiliation ...
Time: 1920s
Place: france, brittany
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La reine blanche (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In 1960, in a coastal town near to Nantes, Jean Ripoche lives with his wife Liliane, their four children and Liliane’s father Lucien. Jean divides his time between running his plumbing business and making a float for the Nantes carnival. The ...
Plot: drunkenness, cafe, girl, small town, father daughter relationship, festival, family relations, friendship, bathtub, parade, menage a trois, stepfather stepson relationship
Place: brittany
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L'Affaire Seznec (1993)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 196 min.
Plot: prison, deportation, false accusation of murder, family relations, fight for freedom
Time: 1920s
Place: brittany
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The Two Crocodiles (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rene (Jean-Pierre Marielle) is a small-time crook who tries to shake down storekeeper Emile (Jean Carmet) in this uneven and humorless comedy. Things change when Rene starts to fall for the terminally boring and provincial Emile.
Plot: female nudity, taxi, friendship, harbor, cafe
Place: brittany, paris france
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Vos gueules les mouettes (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A TV channel organizes a super-8 competition, and Kenavec family decides to film their small village in Brittany.
Plot: film within a film, seagull, village, estate, lighthouse keeper, lighthouse, tv
Place: brittany
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Murders in Batz (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The murder of a woman in an abandoned house is the first murder this rural French island has had in 100 years. Or is it? A cop who left the island 20 years earlier and a young intern who moved away when she was six years old - but doesn't ...
Plot: lifeboat, whodunit, dead bird, cemetery, sea, death of mother, murder case, island, crime scene, erased memory, dog, childhood memory ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brittany
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13 French Street (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A neo-noir tale of a man who seeks out an old friend, only to succumb to the will of a beautiful, mysterious woman.
Plot: ripping clothes, friend, seaside, villa, old friend, pubic hair, male nudity, neo noir, female nudity
Place: brittany
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Natural Enemy (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in Brittany, a detective called Nicolas Luhel is asked to unravel the circumstances of a teenage boy's death. The main suspect is the boy's father. Shattered by the suicide of the main witness, Nicolas lets himself get snared by the ...
Plot: large penis, homosexuality, affair, small town, pubic hair, blow job, gay, beach, male nudity, police investigation, erection, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Place: brittany
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 5.7
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Diving (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A restless photographer leaves her family to "find herself" and takes up deep-sea diving.
Plot: sex in car, husband wife relationship, bathtub, telephone call, baby, kiss, radio, death, bare breasts, cigarette smoking, two in a bathtub, playing soccer ...
Place: brittany
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 5.2
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Fool Moon (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Une bande d'anciens copains de Sciences-Po, devenus de jeunes loups de la politique se retrouvent pour un week-end dans une maison isolée en Bretagne avec pour seul mot d'ordre: se détendre et surtout ne jamais parler politique. Mais la ...
Plot: seaside, brawl, full moon, house, drunkenness, friendship, fishing boat, dinner, gun
Place: brittany
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The Island of Thirty Coffins (1979)
Genre: Mystery, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Story: No overview found.
Plot: shipwreck, druid, dog, nurse, bigamy, love, revenge, world war one, insanity, prophecy, legend, crucifix ...
Time: year 1917
Place: brittany
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Ballerina (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in 1879 Paris. An orphan girl dreams of becoming a ballerina and flees her rural Brittany for Paris, where she passes for someone else and accedes to the position of pupil at the Grand Opera house.
Style: touching, inspirational, light, sweet, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: ballet, dancing, rivalry, orphan, follow your dream, best friends in love, ballerina, inventor, escape, mentor, eiffel tower paris, flying ...
Time: 19th century
Place: paris france, brittany
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Towards Zero (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Inviting the ex-wife to a family reunion when the none-too-secure new wife will be there hardly seems to be a recipe for success, and true to form, bodies have begun to stack up by the end of this cinematic update of a classic Agatha Christie tale. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, estate, mystery, family relations, who done it, riddles and clues, police investigation, danger, crimes, family gatherings, society, multiple suspects ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, brittany
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The Color of Lies (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In a small Breton town, a 10-year-old girl is found murdered. René, her art teacher, a professional painter, is the last person to have seen her alive. The inspector in charge of the investigation immediately questions him. In this small provincial ...
Style: gloomy, contemplative, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: false accusation, child murder, small town life, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, couples, social relations, journalism, infidelity, sexual abuse, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: brittany
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 5.4
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July-August (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After attempting to set a mailbox on fire, Pimpette, 14, and her elder sister, Joséphine, 18, spend their summer holidays shuttling between their secretly pregnant mom and bachelor father. But when Joséphine gets involved with the wrong crowd, ...
Plot: pregnant woman, watching pornography, nudity (full frontal - brief), sister sister relationship, female nudity, card playing, teenager, teenage girl, looking at self in mirror, pregnant, seaside, watching porn ...
Place: south of france, brittany
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 5.1
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Boxes (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Anna, 50 years old, moves into her new house. Rooms are full of boxes which contain a lot of things and plenty of memories. Anna has lived many lives and her past comes out of these boxes. Her parents surely, but also her children and their fathers, ...
Plot: female director, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, surrealism, old age, death, family relations, box, moving, nostalgia, semi autobiographical, half sister
Place: brittany
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The Hatter's Ghost (1982)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A hatter in a provincial town (Michel Serrault) leads the life of a respectable citizen but is in fact a serial murderer. The only person to suspect this is his neighbour the tailor (Charles Asnavour).
Plot: serial killer, dead wife, tailor, doctor, husband wife relationship, multiple murder, police detective, anonymous letter, doll, cellar, maniac, card playing ...
Place: brittany
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The Grand Highway (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Louis, a nine-year-old boy from Paris, spends his summer vacation in a small town in Brittany. His mother Claire has lodged him with her girlfriend Marcelle and her husband Pelo while she's having her second baby. There Louis makes friends with ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious
Plot: countryside, coming of age, village life, village, friendship, summer vacation, family problems, self discovery, youth, social relations, couple relations, mischievous children ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: france, europe, brittany
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 7.0
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Close to Leo (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When 21 year-old Leo, the oldest of four brothers, announces to his rural French family that he's HIV+, his family quickly rallys around him. Leo travels to Paris with his youngst brother Marcel for treatment. When Leo tries to push his brother ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, gays and lesbians, terminal illness, tragic hero, pregnancy, family problems, youth, coming out, parents and children, life is a bitch, family life, hiv ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france, brittany
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