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Coming Of Age Movies 2015 - Mistress America

15 Must-See Coming Of Age Movies Of 2015

The year 2015 had some common themes of loneliness, alienation & human connection attached to most of the films. There were also stories that anchored a protagonist(s) freeing away from the shackles of the society, leading their own way into solace. As I look back, I find an array of films that somehow touched the theme of liberation, respectability & maturity. Here are 15 such films that touched my heart and made me feel alive.

Mustang 2015

Mustang (2015): The Oppressor Vs The Oppressed

Watching Mustang is a very demanding thing. It almost feels like crawling through a dark tunnel with no hope whatsoever. But finding a bit of light at the end of the tunnel is what makes the experience worthy, and satisfying.