Folk dance movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant folk dance movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, sincere, sexy and thought provoking films and TV shows about / with folk dance, dancing, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), dancer, death, love, love and romance, male female relationship and countryside plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as folk dance: And Then We Danced (2019), Midsommar (2019), Cold War (2018), Don Camillo in Moscow (1965), Death Hunt (1977), As Luck Would Have It (2021), Firecracker (1981), Private Vices, Public Virtues (1976), O ilios tou thanatou (1978), Sammohanam (1994).

List of folk dance movies

And Then We Danced (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Georgia, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Merab has been training since a young age at the National Georgian Ensemble with his dance partner Mary. His world is suddenly turned upside down when the charismatic and carefree Irakli arrives and becomes both his strongest rival and desire. In ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, romantic, art house ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, dancing, lgbt, dancer, flirting, gay slur, obsession, rivalry, audition, friendship, gay romance, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: georgia (former ussr), georgia, tbilisi, eastern europe, caucasus ...
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Midsommar (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 148 min.
Story: A young couple travels to Sweden to visit their friend’s rural hometown and attend its mid-summer festival. What begins as an idyllic retreat quickly descends into an increasingly violent and bizarre competition at the hands of a pagan cult.
Style: disturbing, rough, psychedelic, brutal, suspense ...
Plot: ritual, cult, paganism, religious cult, emotional breakdown, isolated community, sacrifice, burned alive, nervous breakdown, grief, drugs, female protagonist ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: sweden, new york, europe, scandinavia, eastern europe
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Cold War (2018)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Poland, UK, France, Belgium
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Cold War-era love story follows the passionate love affair between a mismatched couple.
Style: romantic, sad, thought provoking, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: cold war, musician, audition, love, loveless marriage, communism, love story, female singer, suicide, tragic love, jazz, defector ...
Time: 50s, 60s, year 1951, year 1952, year 1959 ...
Place: paris france, poland, former yugoslavia, east berlin, eastern europe ...
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Don Camillo in Moscow (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The village of mayor Peppone and Don Camillo, after much dispute, gets assigned a sister village in Russia. When Peppone and his comrades decide to attend the ceremony on the other side of the iron curtain, Don Camillo wants to join. Peppone is ...
Plot: cold war era, vodka, kolkhoz, tractor, mayor, cold war, liberation theology, church, brotherhood, friendship between men, fake priest, italian politics ...
Place: ussr, russia, moscow russia, italy
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Death Hunt (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When his baby daughter is was ran over by a car full of violent criminals her father decides to avenge her death by gorily killing them all one by one.
Plot: buried alive, rape, violence, death of child, escaped prisoner, police, father, hit and run, murder, bicycle, vendetta, sea ...
Place: sicily
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As Luck Would Have It (2021)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Lindsey travels to Ireland to acquire land that is perfect for a resort, she decides to enter the town's matchmaking festival to prove her investment—and win over a handsome local.
Style: captivating, sincere, psychological
Plot: resort, male female relationship, problem solving, resort hotel, relationship vs career, society, castle, matchmaking, couple relations, social relations, financial problem, love story ...
Place: ireland, new york
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Firecracker (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Femme fatale martial arts expert teaches the mafia a lesson.
Style: sexy, psychological, retro, cult film
Plot: martial arts, exploitation, female fighter, strong female lead, woman with a gun, death match, male star appears nude, vengeance, sword fight, sexy woman, katana, cobra ...
Place: the philippines
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The Magical Legend of the Leprechauns (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 139 min.
TV show
Story: American businessman Jack Woods rents a cottage on the enchanted Emerald Isle which is occupied by a family of leprechauns. Leprechaun Seamus Muldoon's son and son's friends crash the fairies' costume ball and Muldoon's son falls ...
Style: stylized, feel good, semi serious, captivating, epic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, pre-teens
Plot: fairy, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, true love, good versus evil, star crossed lovers, gnome, supernatural ability, ancient mystery, love and romance, couples, friendship ...
Place: ireland, europe
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Private Vices, Public Virtues (1976)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The son of Emperor Franz Josef of Austria, Crown Prince Rudolf, is believed to have shot his female lover and himself in a tragic suicide pact in 1882 in Mayerling. Due to Imperial cover-ups, the full story may never be known. This story has been ...
Style: erotic, realistic, sentimental, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: erotica, eroticism, porn, affair, repression, assassination, hermaphrodite, sex with sister, sexual freedom, vice, bittersweet, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: austria, europe, central europe
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O ilios tou thanatou (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 115 min.
Plot: vendetta, village, suicide, aunt, killing an animal, balkan war, horse, death, folk dance
Time: year 1917
Place: crete
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Sammohanam (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Sammohanam tells the story of a mysteriously seductive girl, Pennu (Archana) in a quiet village to which she has temporarily relocated, in search of her missing grandfather, Karuvan Valyachan. She creates a strange chasm among male folks, breaking ...
Style: art house
Plot: caste system, friend, love, countryside, puzzle, mysterious woman, transformation, myth, village, suicide, uncle niece relationship, death of uncle ...
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Secret Agent Fireball (1965)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An American CIA agent (Richard Harrison) must find the whereabouts of valuable microfilm that was smuggled over by two Russian scientists who had been hoping to defect.
Style: eurospy, microfilm
Plot: spy, espionage, american, taxi driver, helicopter, gadget, taxi, hotel, male objectification, james bond spoof, girl fight, car chase ...
Place: lebanon, beirut lebanon, hamburg germany
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Kill Me Gently (1967)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Italy, France, Lebanon, Hungary
Duration: 93 min.
Story: One of Tony and Brad's best with the boys on the hunt for a treasure of missing LSD that has been stolen by a criminal organization. Their quest eventually leads the boys to far-off desert oil ruins where much of the film's best action ...
Style: eurospy, cult film
Plot: spy, espionage, counterculture, bar fight, horse riding, criminal organization, assassination attempt, impersonation, gunfight, exploitation, fistfight, injection ...
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey
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The Golden Head (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, Hungary, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Stevenson, the famous English criminal expert visits Hungary with his family. While he is chairing a conference on criminology, infamous art treasure robbers steal the golden herm of Saint László. Suspicion is cast on the Stevenson children.
Plot: cathedral, travel, smuggling, robbery, ferry, ballet, statue, folk dance
Place: hungary
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Bora Bora (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Musical
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Frenchman finds his runaway wife on an island in the Pacific.
Style: sexy, hot, sexploitation film
Plot: island, erotica, tropical island, infidelity, ferry, cheating wife, unfaithful husband, sexploitation, sex scene, machete, ecology, topless woman ...
Place: polynesia
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Walk on Water (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Israel, Sweden
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eyal, an Israeli Mossad agent, is given the mission to track down and kill the very old Alfred Himmelman, an ex-Nazi officer, who might still be alive. Pretending to be a tourist guide, he befriends his grandson Axel, in Israel to visit his sister ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, sincere, suspense ...
Plot: gay, mossad, hitman, redemption, murder, spy, family secret, lgbt, gay slur, working undercover, introspection, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, berlin germany, germany, argentina, jerusalem ...
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The First Olympics: Athens 1896 (1984)
Genre: Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 237 min.
TV show
Story: This movie describes the founding of the modern Olympics and concentrates on the creation of the American team and their trials in getting to the Olympics in Athens.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: olympics, track and field, intrigue, swimming, greek, studying, athlete, competition, male nudity, mama's boy, athletic training, sport ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 20th century, victorian era
Place: greece, athens greece, usa, oxford university, harvard university ...
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The Country Teacher (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, France, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A gifted and well-qualified young teacher takes a job teaching natural sciences at a grammar school in the country. Here he makes the acquaintance of a woman and her troubled 17-year old son. The teac... read more read more...her has no romantic ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, serious, sexy ...
Plot: gay, starting over, friendship, introspection, couples, self control, love and romance, youth, hopes, human nature, teachers and students, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: eastern europe, czech republic, prague, europe
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Harmful Insect (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 13-year-old Sachiko is about to encounter the most difficult moments in her young life. Her father abandons her and her mother attempts to commit suicide by slashing her wrist. Her teacher, whom she relies on heavily, leaves for northern Japan to ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, emotional, disturbing ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family life, life is a bitch, youth, uncontrollable, kids in trouble, family problems, parents and children, school, teen angst, alienation, suicide attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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Traffic Signal (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Silsila is the "manager" of one traffic signal, that is he collects the "hafta" (protection tax) from each signal squatter plying his trade. There's Tsunami, a little scavenger boy, there's Rani - a Gujrati girl selling ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: prostitute, life is a bitch, crimes, disability, misfit, social misfits, politics, society, drug abuse, gangsters, addiction, street kid ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, mumbai india
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We Don't Live Here Anymore (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Married couple Jack and Terry Linden are experiencing a difficult period in their relationship. When Jack decides to step outside the marriage, he becomes involved with Edith, who happens to be the wife of his best friend and colleague, Hank Evans. ...
Style: emotional, stylized, touching, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: infidelity, marriage, extramarital affair, friendship, adultery, cheating wife, betrayal, lust, cheating, forbidden love, character study, love affair ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, portland oregon, oregon
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The Eve of Ivan Kupalo (1968)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Based on Nikolai Gogol’s short story “The Eve of Ivan Kupala” (“St John’s Eve”).
Style: mystical
Plot: surrealism, hallucination, pact with the devil, deal with the devil, folk, mythology, demon, folklore, pig, farmer, amnesia, village ...
Place: ussr
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Amy Foster (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film tells the story of Russian emigree and the only survivor from ship crash Yanko Goorall and servant Amy Foster in the end of 19th century. When Yanko enters a farm sick and hungry after the shipwreck, everyone is afraid of him, except for ...
Style: scenic, romantic, captivating, touching, emotional ...
Plot: beautiful scenery, countryside, social differences, fall in love, human nature, sea, society, sea disaster, romance, prejudice, life philosophy, shipwreck ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: england, wales, poland, cornwall, europe ...
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Sunshine (1999)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Germany, Austria, Canada, Hungary, France, UK, USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: The film follows a Jewish family living in Hungary through three generations, rising from humble beginnings to positions of wealth and power in the crumbling Austro-Hungarian Empire. The patriarch becomes a prominent judge but is torn when his ...
Style: erotic, sexy, emotional, dramatic, political ...
Plot: holocaust, jewish, anti semitism, world war two, nazi, sex scene, society, political unrest, family life, siblings relations, politics, public humiliation ...
Time: 19th century, 1940s, 20th century, 90s, 50s ...
Place: hungary, eastern europe, israel, serbia, europe ...
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The Sound of Music (1965)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Film adaptation of a classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical based on a nun who becomes a governess for an Austrian family.
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, romantic, serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, chick flick, preschoolers ...
Plot: world war two, love and romance, nanny, nun, love, romance, mischievous children, love story, convent, family, children, dancing ...
Time: 1930s, year 1938, 50s, 20th century
Place: austria, europe, germany, alps
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The Snow Maiden (1969)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A fairytale based on the play by Aleksandr Ostrovskiy.
Audience: kids
Plot: christmas, mythology, village, festival, supernatural power, love, winter, wedding ceremony, romantic rivalry, pagan, snow, male female relationship ...
Place: russia, ussr
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Making Plans for Lena (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ever since she broke up with Nigel, Lena soldiers on through life as best she can with her two kids. She valiantly overcomes the obstacles put in her way. But she has yet to confront the worst of them: Her unstoppable family has decided, by any ...
Style: emotional, tense, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, divorce, family gatherings, family problems, parents and children, love and romance, family relations, couples, countryside, siblings relations, human nature, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, rome italy, paris france, europe, brittany
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Hear My Song (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Singer Josef Locke fled to Ireland 25 years ago to escape the clutches of the tax man and police Chief Jim Abbott. What he also left behind was the love of his life Cathleen Doyle. Now, Micky O’Neill is desperate to save both his ailing Liverpool ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, stylized, fairy tale ...
Audience: date night
Plot: redemption, nightclub, runaway, chase, death, singer, brutality, eccentricity, beautiful scenery, life philosophy, british, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, england, london, europe, pacific ocean ...
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Code Name: The Cleaner (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Cedric the Entertainer plays Jake, a seemingly regular guy who has no idea who he is after being hit over the head by mysterious assailants. When he finds himself entangled in a government conspiracy, Jake and his pursuers become convinced that he ...
Style: humorous, satirical, absurd, funny, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: spy, amnesia, secret agents, adventure, car chase, farce, fbi, fight scenes, mentor, goofy hero, working undercover, master criminal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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The Battle on the River Neretva (1969)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Yugoslavia, Italy, West Germany, USA, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In January 1943 the German army, afraid of an Allied invasion of the Balkans, launched a great offensive against Yugoslav Partisans in Western Bosnia. The only way out for the Partisan forces and thousands of refugees was the bridge on the river ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, bleak, rough ...
Plot: world war two, partisan, war, tank, judaism, battles, river battle, against the odds, wartime life, battle zone, adventure, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, bosnia
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