Tag: coming-of-age

Tender Cousins (1980) 5.6

Tender Cousins (1980)

Summer 1939 in the Provence, France: the 14 years old Julien has a crush on his cousin Julia, who lives together with his family in their small hotel. Unfortunately she ignores him, because she's several years older. The...

A Feral World (2020) 6.6

A Feral World (2020)

An orphaned boy in a post-apocalyptic world, meets a grieving woman who is trying to find her lost daughter. Their journey leads them face-to-face with a despot who may have the daughter held captive.::David Liban...

Precious (2009) 7.3

Precious (2009)

In Harlem, 1987. Sixteen year old Claireece Jones - who goes by her middle name Precious - is illiterate and overweight. She is pregnant with her second child, both children fathered by her biological father, who has con...

Seoul Searching (2015) 7

Seoul Searching (2015)

During the 1980s, the Korean government created a special summer camp for "gyopo" or foreign born teenagers where they could spend their summer in Seoul to learn about their motherland. While the intentions of the progra...

Maybe Tomorrow (2013) 6.2

Maybe Tomorrow (2013)

Two students, Sarah and Philip, after meeting online develop a tragic plan to end their lives. They decide to meet and hike into the mountains where they would jump off a cliff together. They share their thoughts and str...

Dancer, Texas Pop. 81 (1998) 6.6

Dancer, Texas Pop. 81 (1998)

Four friends from the small Texas town of Dancer are graduating from high school and are planning to move to L.A. after graduation, taking the population of Dancer down to 77 from 81. All other 77 residents feel threaten...

Tanner Hall (2009) 5.8

Tanner Hall (2009)

Tanner Hall is a vivid peek into the private world of an all-girls boarding school. In a cozy, but run-down New England, the knot of adolescent complexity is unraveled through the coming-of-age stories of four teenage gi...

Twelve Days of Christmas (2020) 3.9

Twelve Days of Christmas (2020)

Childhood friends Amy and Steve come home from their first semester of college for a relaxed winter break, but must navigate turbulent reunions, unspoken romance, and even an unplanned pregnancy. There's no place like ho...

Saigon Electric (2011) 6.8

Saigon Electric (2011)

Mai, a ribbon dancer from the countryside arrives in Saigon and befriends Kim, a street dancer. A promise of a better life leads their dance crew to the big competition, but a romance with a rich kid threatens to derail ...

Crossing the Bridge (1992) 6.4

Crossing the Bridge (1992)

An off-screen narrator, Mort Golden, takes us back to winter around 1975, the year he was 21. He and his two buddies, Tim and Danny, have a fateful trip over the bridge from Detroit into Canada. The three of them are goi...

Water Lilies (2007) 6.7

Water Lilies (2007)

Three girls, each about 15, deal with puberty, the onset of sexual attraction, and, for two, the pressure of virginity. Marie, who's slight and diffident, quiet and nearly expressionless, is friends with Anne, who's a bi...

Bao (2018) 7.5

Bao (2018)

A Chinese-Canadian woman suffering from empty nest syndrome gets a second shot at motherhood when one of her handmade dumplings comes alive.::Stardust...

The Goob (2014) 5.7

The Goob (2014)

Young Goob, 16 years old, returns home to his mother where he grew up in the countryside, between a small restaurant and a field of pumpkins. His mother's new companion and Goob don't get along. This summer Goob will mat...

The Heavenly Kid (1985) 6.4

The Heavenly Kid (1985)

When Bobby dies in a car accident he is not allowed to enter heaven but has to stay in one of the lower levels until he has worked enough as an guardian angel in order to deserve paradise. He is first given an assignment...

Amateur Teens (2015) 6

Amateur Teens (2015)

A group of normal 14-year-old teenagers at a secondary school in Zürich with the normal yearnings for love and acceptance. But the power of social media, with its high-gloss selfies and perpetual pressure towards cooler ...

Pauline at the Beach (1983) 7.4

Pauline at the Beach (1983)

Fifteen year old Pauline and her older cousin, model-shaped Marion, go to the emptying Atlantic coast for an autumn holiday. Marion ignores the approaches of a surfer and falls for Henri, a hedonist who is only intereste...

Hurricane Streets (1997) 6.3

Hurricane Streets (1997)

Marcus is a kid on Manhattan's mean streets. He's turning 15, his father is dead, his mother is in prison for smuggling undocumented aliens. His grandmother is raising him. He has four close buddies who have a basement c...

Madame Sousatzka (1988) 6.7

Madame Sousatzka (1988)

Bengali Sushila Sen and her son, Manek, relocate from India to London after Sushila's relationship with her husband fails. Sushila struggles with everyday living. A child piano prodigy, Manek's schoolteacher refers him t...

As You Are (2016) 6.6

As You Are (2016)

Set in the early 1990s, the telling and retelling of a friendship between three teenagers, as a police investigation prompts disparate memories.::Sean Patrick Burke...

Crshd (2019) 5.6

Crshd (2019)

On the last night of her college freshman year, Izzy tries to lose her virginity with the help of her two best friends--but their only hope is getting into an exclusive, invite-only "Crush Party."...

Real Women Have Curves (2002) 6.8

Real Women Have Curves (2002)

This is the story of Ana, a first generation Mexican-American teenager on the verge of becoming a woman. She lives in the predominately Latino community of East Los Angeles. Freshly graduated from high school, Ana receiv...

The Unpolished (2007) 6.2

The Unpolished (2007)

A 15-year-old girl whose free-spirited parents provide no sense of stability finds the roles between parent and child perpetually shifting in this family drama. Stevie's life is an unpredictable mess -- a fact she casual...

Suburban Wildlife (2019) 6.7

Suburban Wildlife (2019)

Long-time friends Louise, Nina and Alice celebrate their recent graduation with hectic partying, joined by their friend Kane who is the only friend not to attend university. Louise's imminent departure for London adds to...

Don’t Be a Dick About It (2018) 7.1

Don’t Be a Dick About It (2018)

Two red-headed kids fight a lot, eat a lot, and grow up a little in a goofy coming of age story that looks at the small things in life that define who we are, or at least define that we're all dicks. Matthew has braces, ...

Anselmi: The Young Werewolf (2014) 5
The F**k-It List (2020) 5.5

The F**k-It List (2020)

Brett Blackmore is a high school senior whose exemplary GPA and college resume hides the fact that he's unintentionally sold his childhood for a future he's not even sure he wants. When his high-school senior prank goes ...

Normandy Is My Name (2015) 8.2

Normandy Is My Name (2015)

Normandy Is My Name is a character driven movie about 5 very different teens sharing an unwanted experience together. See what happens as they spend 30 days on a common "digital-less" journey together. Think Juno meets T...

Nevrland (2019) 5.8

Nevrland (2019)

17-year-old Jakob wants nothing more than to feel alive. Uncontrollable anxiety attacks prevent him from doing so and force him to escape into virtual worlds. One night, he meets 26-year-old Kristjan in a cam chat. Their...

Liz and the Blue Bird (2018) 7.2

Liz and the Blue Bird (2018)

Mizore Yoroizuka and Nozomi Kasaki are a pair of best friends in their final year of high school. They're both obsessed with the school's brass band club. With Mizore on the oboe and Nozomi on the flute, they spend their...

The Light (2019) -

The Light (2019)

In small town Kalgoorlie, teenager Ben Wakeley and his loved ones are pushed to their limits. Targeted by mysterious masked criminals, they're forced to fight back.::Inklight Cinema...

The Mutants (1998) 7

The Mutants (1998)

Three homeless teenage rejects struggle to survive together. Of them, Andreia is pregnant, while Pedro and Ricardo hustle, steal and are exploited by a pornographer....

Kapoor & Sons (2016) 7.7

Kapoor & Sons (2016)

A story revolving around a dysfunctional family of 2 brothers who visit their family and discover that their parents marriage is on the verge of collapse,the family is undergoing a financial crunch and much more as the d...

Welcome to the Space Show (2010) 6.8

Welcome to the Space Show (2010)

A tiny mountain village in a remote woodland region. Five primary school kids have come together in this idyllic spot in order to spend their summer holidays at a camp. At first the children enjoy carefree days amidst un...

Teenage Hitchhikers (1974) 5.5

Teenage Hitchhikers (1974)

Mouse and Bird are a couple of sassy and sexy young hitchhikers who embark on a cross country trip in search of freedom, excitement, and independence. The lovely ladies use their bodies as currency and encounter a divers...

Arcadia (2012) 6.1

Arcadia (2012)

Greta's dad Tom is moving the family cross-country in a dented station wagon, promising a California paradise to his kids. All that's missing is Mom.::Anonymous...

The Lift Boy (2019) 7.4

The Lift Boy (2019)

The Lift Boy is a coming of age story of a 24-year-old vagabond who is forced to work at a posh building in Mumbai as a Lift Boy when his bread-winning father falls ill.::Jonathan Augustin...

Christiane F. (1981) 7.6

Christiane F. (1981)

This movie portrays the drug scene in Berlin in the 1970s, following tape recordings of Christiane F. 14-year-old Christiane lives with her mother and little sister in a typical multi-story apartment building in Berlin. ...

Soundtrack to Sixteen (2019) 6.2

Soundtrack to Sixteen (2019)

Soundtrack to Sixteen is a coming-of-age film about two anxious teens growing up in London in the 2000s. Maisy is self-conscious and constantly overanalysing. She is obsessed with having her first kiss this year, before ...

Secrets in the Snow (2012) 6

Secrets in the Snow (2012)

On this particular Friday morning the students of Eastbrook High are arriving at school to complete their final exams before the Christmas Holiday. But what began as a December snowfall quickly becomes a threatening wint...

Nathan’s Kingdom-2019 8

Nathan’s Kingdom-2019

Nathan's Kingdom is a Sci-Fi, coming of age drama about Laura, a 19-year-old outcast, who will not surrender Nathan, her 25-year-old autistic brother, to social services, and she takes him on an impossible quest to find ...