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The Story of Cino – The Child Who Crossed the Mountain (2013)

An easygoing, family-friendly movie  featuring beautiful panoramic scenery.

Worlds We Created (2013)

A 12-year-old boy suddenly finds himself in a daring situation in this short film by director/writer Nicholas Santos.

Little Criminals (1995)

Little Criminals is Coming of age story that will keep you glued to the screen.

Orphans & Kingdoms (2014)

A perplexing portrayal of juvenile delinquency intertwined with grief and trauma. A unique take on the fragility of the human soul.

Along the Ridge (Anche libero va bene)

An Italian Coming-of-Age drama with a strong accent on the interpersonal relationship within the family.

Bad Manners (1984)

Bad Manners is a bizarre satire of life in the 80s in the USA – ridiculous, but so funny at times. While you may not get much out of it, boy is it wicked fun to watch!

The Black Man (2009)

A Coming-of-Age film in which the main protagonist told from a child's perspective, progressively inventive, mischievous and dazzling – all mixed in with bittersweet nostalgia.

No Letting Go (2015)

No Letting Go is a Coming-of-Age film which recounts the trials and tribulations of a young boy suffering from a bipolar disorder, following his life from infancy through adolescence.

The Angel Doll (2002)

For those looking for an easy going/feel good film, The Angel Doll will fit the bill perfectly.

Jojo Rabbit (2019)

Slightly controversial, yet hilarious, Taika Waititi's 2019 film Jojo Rabbit is a refreshing Coming-of-Age  film, full of energy and emotion, that guarantees the viewer's enjoyment.

Foureyes (2013)

Foureyes is a convincing portrayal of an uncomfortable Coming of Age curiosity turning into agony for young Bobby.

Good Boys (2019)

In Good Boys, child actor Jacob Tremblay partners with other up-and-coming fresh-faced youngsters in order to do all kinds of mischief.

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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.