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27 (Country: France, Hungary; Year: 2023; Director: Flóra Anna Buda; Writer: Flóra Anna Buda; Stars: Natasa Stork, Ádám Fekete, Franciska Farkas)
Alice lives at her parents' place at the age of 27 with no private life or a relationship. It takes a bicycle accident and a short coma to make her realize that it's time to move out.
Good Boy (Country: UK; Year: 2023; Director: Tom Stuart; Writer: Tom Stuart; Stars: Marion Bailey, Ben Whishaw, Dino Fetscher, Paul Chahidi, Mark Monero, Bettrys Jones, Jocelyn Jee Esien, Tommy Belshaw, Ephraim Sampson)
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