Back to Main Film Index

Films with a star are linked to a note or analysis. All other films are linked to a plot summary on The Internet Movie Database.

Films deemed especially emotionally challenging are marked EC!

Search through the list of categories or use the search tool below.
the Web

Back to Main Film Index Page

Back to home page

© Birgit Wolz
Occidental, CA, USA



Self-Esteem: Questioning negative beliefs about yourself and rediscovering your strengths:

Billy Elliot(2000)
Children of a Lesser God(1986)
Dead Poets Society (1989)
Erin Brockovich(2000)
Field of Dreams (1989)
The Full Monty (1997)
Gattaca (1997)
Forrest Gump (1994)
It's a Wonderful Life
Little Women (1994)
Mr. Holland's Opus (1995)

My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)
My Left Foot(1989)
Rain Man (1988)
The Other Sister (1999)
The Paper (1994)
Parenthood (1989)
Places in the Heart(1984)
Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Secrets and Lies(1996)
Shine (1996)
Sliding Doors (1998)
The Turning Point