Rural Life Movies
Here we collected the best rural life movies in order of popularity
The Promised Land
A group of villagers decided to take some land in the area of Palmilla during the socialist government of Marmaduke grove in 1932. Problems arise when seated and in a position to bring the socialist i...
Oh, To Be a Butterfly
The story is about a farmer and his wife celebrating their 50th anniversary with a traditional wedding for friends and family. Ernest holds on to the biggest one of the family secrets. The truth creep...
Alentejo was founded in 1950. In a desolate region where the wind seems to speak, a desperate man takes his revenge on those who caused his ruin, unable to get the bread he needed to feed his family.
Jesús, a middle-aged man, finds out that he suffers from a venereal disease. Feeling guilty, he abandons his pregnant wife and flees to the countryside. In Pozoamargo, a small village lost in the midd...
What I Didn't Say
Following a violent earthquake in the Lazio hinterland, Sebastiano is forced to go for a short stay in the large house of his aunt Lavinia and his cousin Milo, in full knowledge of himself. Coexistenc...
This Is Not a Burial, It’s a Resurrection
Mantoa is waiting for the return of her only surviving relative, her son, who works in a South African coal mine, in a small village surrounded by mountains. It is Christmas and he would come home. Sh...
After spending three years in captivity in Tunis, Bartolomé returns home Extremadura with the only hope to eat his favorite dish: the pork. Along the way he meets a deserter who is traveling with a so...
Dinorah, or The Pardon of Ploërmel
Giacomo Meyerbeer's pastoral opera,based on a Breton tale, is the tale of DINORAH who has gone mad because her bridegroom Hoël has disappeared during their wedding. This production, performed as part ...
The Two in Tracksuits
A son quits his job and his father convinces him to go to a cottage in the mountains. While wearing old jerseys left by a deceased grandmother, the two of them manage to get through their days. The tw...
A Page of Glory
Denise lives with her grandparents on a farm and secretly meets Robert. When she tells her grandparents that she wants to marry Robert, they refuse outright, so the two lovers will have no choice but ...
La ruta de don Quijote
A poetic journey through the paths and places of old Castile that were traveled and visited by the melancholic knight Don Quixote of La Mancha and his judicious squire Sancho Panza, the immortal chara...
A single mother suffers a devastating stroke leaving her teenage daughter and 7-year-old son to care for her, testing the family's strength to hold things together as their roles are reversed.
Fire Will Come
Nobody is going to be waiting for Amador Coro when he gets out of prison. He goes back to his hometown, a small village hidden in the mountains of rural Galicia, to live with his mother, Benedicta, an...
Fuente Álamo, la caricia del tiempo
The camera falls in love with the characters, the landscape and the objects and is installed with the tenderness that inoculates the life of the town itself. The camera is the thousand eyes of the gaz...
My Family and the Wolf
Hugo is spending the summer holidays with his family. When they learn that the wolf is going to pick up their grandmother, the children are going to embark on an unforgettable adventure.
Kris runs a farm with her partially disabled uncle. Their quirky yet loving relationship, is built upon daily routine, and it becomes challenged when Kris finds a romantic interest and asks herself so...
Under the Cold Stars
Set in the mountains of northeast Italy, this film may be considered an observational documentary about rural life. Although this is undeniably the case, at the same time Under the cold stars can hard...
Set in a tiny Philippine village, the inimitable Kidlat Tahimik's film focuses on a family that makes paper-mache animals to sell during the traditional Turumba festivities. One year, a department sto...
The Golden Age
Titou will soon be forty. He lives high up in a sheep shed in the Corbières mountains. With Soledad, who lives in a nearby caravan, they make their own wine, compose their music, live their love in st...
Miracle in Kasama
Yuka Shibuya, a struggling actress, and Hatsue, a widowed chestnut farmer, meet a mysterious, bloodied man in the farm. The three end up living together during chestnut season and form a special bond ...
Human bones are located at a farmhouse. Fermin and Karmen called their son, who reported the matter to the authorities. The bones are gone when the agents show up. The bell on the chapel starts to pea...
Looking for Venera
Calm, taciturn teenager Venera lives in a small village in Kosovo. At home, three generations are constantly under one another’s feet in their cramped house, so she has hardly any privacy. Outside too...
North by Current
The death of Minax's niece and the arrest of Minax's brother-in-law caused Minax to return to his hometown. Using the audio-visual approaches of essay film, first-person cinema vérité, staged actions,...
Less Than Sun God
Young photographer Khaleed Saikat once decided to go for a journey into the unknown. He took his laptop, camera, and some money with him. But no destination remains unknown at its end. Khaleed landed ...
The Cursed Village
In an impoverished Castilian village live Juan, his wife Acacia, their son and Juan's blind father. The harsh weather conditions force the peasants to emigrate to a better land. Acacia goes to the cit...
The Stationmaster Meets His Match
The story of Bendegúz, the teenage boy who never succeeds in anything and about whom everybody's first though is "I wish you had been hanged when you were born!" drops out of school and becomes a cowb...
Tierra de mujeres
The reality of four rural women in the Metropolitan District of Quito. Despite their pain and difficulties, they have managed to forge a life that in maturity unfolds all the beauty of wisdom.
The Good Earth
The rule of the Qing Dynasty was in China. The arranged marriage between Wang Lung, a humble farmer, and O-Lan, a domestic slave, will endure the many hardships of life over the years, but the temptat...
Some small towns in Mexico are visited by Traveltalks. Outside of the tourist spots, we can see a small village where fishing, growing coconuts, and gathering large sea turtles are the main activities...
Praise of the Distance
Province of Lugo, Galicia, Spain. A year in the life of A Fonsagrada, a rural region whose inhabitants live both near and far from urban civilization; a praise of the distance that crosses the four se...
The Crime of Cuenca
In 1913, Len Snchez Gascn, friends and neighbors of Osa de la Vega, were arrested as perpetrators of the death of José Mara Grimaldos Lpez, a shepherd and former teammate. The village accuses them and...
The Gardens of Murcia
The end of the 19th century in Murcia countryside. Pencho, a peasant, andXavier, son of a powerful landowner, get into a bloody fight after arguing over the distribution of irrigation water. Pencho wa...