«cinema is a mirror of reality»

here’s a list of my favorite movies that don‘t feel artificial but rather raw, genuine and natural (it is one of my fave genres and so also recs are very welcome☺️)
inspired by this list
{the title quote is from Call Me By Your Name (2017)}

  • The Fits
  • Pariah
  • Moonlight
  • Blue Jay
  • Blue Valentine
  • Paterson
  • Divines
  • Lean on Pete
  • Winter's Bone
  • Wind River
  • Other People
  • Mystic River
  • Boys
  • White Bird in a Blizzard
  • The Land
  • Simple Simon
  • American Honey
  • Call Me by Your Name
  • It's Only the End of the World
  • The Fox & the Child
  • The Big Sick
  • Eddie the Eagle
  • The Way Way Back
  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower
  • The Florida Project
  • Captain Fantastic
  • Garden State
  • Into the Wild
  • Take Shelter
  • Big Fish
  • Hunt for the Wilderpeople
  • Manchester by the Sea
  • About Schmidt
  • Blue Jasmine
  • Your Sister's Sister
  • Blue Is the Warmest Color
  • The Sea Inside
  • (500) Days of Summer
  • The Burning Plain
  • Room
  • Before Midnight
  • Blue Ruin
  • Wings of Desire
  • Shame
  • Oslo, August 31st
  • Laurence Anyways
  • Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
  • Dope
  • Sing Street
  • Brokeback Mountain
  • The Spectacular Now
  • The Kings of Summer
  • God's Own Country
  • Boyhood
  • Beasts of the Southern Wild
  • Rachel Getting Married
  • The Place Beyond the Pines
  • The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
  • Gifted
  • Breathe In
  • Mud
  • Columbus
  • Away We Go
  • The Descendants
  • Once
  • I, Daniel Blake
  • Like Crazy
  • The Broken Circle Breakdown
  • Lovesong
  • Mistress America
  • Landline
  • The Diary of a Teenage Girl
  • Before We Go
  • Carol
  • The Vicious Kind
  • The Hunt
  • Boy
  • Little Children
  • James White
  • Whiplash
  • Zero Dark Thirty
  • A Most Violent Year
  • Tetro
  • Fruitvale Station
  • Before Sunset
  • The Intouchables
  • Polytechnique
  • Warrior
  • On the Waterfront
  • Mother of George
  • Notes on a Scandal
  • Walk the Line
  • Pride
  • Only the Brave
  • Lost in Translation
  • Logan
  • You Were Never Really Here
  • Professor Marston and the Wonder Women
  • Good Will Hunting
  • The Tale