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Brothers (2015)

The short film "Brothers" manages to turn a conflictive family relationship into an atmospheric Coming-of-Age drama.

Zizotek (2019)

A boy and an old mute loner develop a father-son relationship that they both need and embark on a journey that takes an unexpected turn.

The War with Grandpa (2020)

The War With Grandpa is a typical family-friendly, easygoing comedy that will keep you laughing.

Raymie (1960)

A Coming-of-Age film about a nine-year-old boy who is an avid fisherman with a big dream: catching a legendary giant barracuda know as Old Moe.

Wallah Be (2002)

A stray dog and a song contest test a young boy's mettle in this Danish Coming-of-Age film.

Lolo (2019)

A Coming-of-Age film that addresses a sensitive subject in a fun, easy-going manner. 

Seduction Theory (2014)

Seduction Theory features an excellent performance by its youthful lead and superb storytelling -- a great way to experience an original and well told Coming-of-Age story.

Phoenix 11·23 (2012)

An excellent Coming-of-Age film that can be enjoyed by people of all ages – who may see the story either as warning or as an inspiration.

Stolen Days (2020)

Stolen Days is a masterpiece of the Coming-of-Age cinema, with a story capable of engaging viewers of all ages.

Jack (2014)

Jack offers a grim yet moving portrayal of a childhood lived in unfortunate circumstances. Anyone seeking a poignant Coming-of-Age narrative will not be disappointed.

Luminous Motion (1998)

A film featuring an unconventional childhood and a strong mother-son relationship, Luminous Motion is a mixture of a road film, Coming-of-Age drama and fantasy.

Kisses (2017)

A shocking and impactful film that attempts to embed Coming-of-Age experiences in a horror film narrative.

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The Perfect Game (2009)

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Brothers (2015)

The short film "Brothers" manages to turn a conflictive family relationship into an atmospheric Coming-of-Age drama.