Photographer movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant photographer movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, sexy, atmospheric, melancholic and enigmatic films and TV shows about / with photographer, storytelling, mentor, dialogue, photograph, catastrophe, runaway, obsession, brutality and pornography plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
photographer movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as photographer: The Midnight Meat Train (2008), Closer (2004), Blow-Up (1966), The Bridges of Madison County (1995), The Killing Fields (1984), Wait Until Dark (1967), 2 Days in Paris (2007), Hard Candy (2005), Lost in Translation (2003), City of God (2002).

List of photographer movies

Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In 1958 New York Diane Arbus is a housewife and mother who works as an assistant to her husband, a photographer employed by her wealthy parents. Respectable though her life is, she cannot help but feel uncomfortable in her privileged world. One ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, enigmatic, surreal, intense ...
Plot: photographer, freak, fall in love, couples, self discovery, lifestyle, friends, life turned upside down, couple relations, love and romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: new york, usa
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The Midnight Meat Train (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The photographer Leon lives with his girlfriend and waitress Maya waiting for a chance to get in the photo business. When Maya contacts their friend Jurgis, he schedules a meeting for Leon with the successful owner of arts gallery Susan Hoff; she ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense, bloody ...
Plot: serial killer, violence, photographer, stalking, gory, crimes, witnessing a crime, psychopath, deadly, police investigation, blood, cannibalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
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Closer (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A witty, romantic, and very dangerous love story about chance meetings, instant attractions, and casual betrayals. Two couples disintegrate when they begin destructive adulterous affairs with each other.
Style: sexy, intellectual, melancholic, psychological, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: adultery, infidelity, love triangle, photographer, love affair, divorce, marriage, sexual attraction, obsession, depression, complex characters, love at first sight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england, manhattan new york city, new york
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Blow-Up (1966)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A successful mod photographer in London whose world is bounded by fashion, pop music, marijuana, and easy sex, feels his life is boring and despairing. But in the course of a single day he accidentally captures on film the commission of a murder. ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: photographer, tennis, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), photograph, jazz, fashion, corpse, counterculture, photo shoot, darkroom, amateur detective ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england, europe, paris france
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The Bridges of Madison County (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Photographer Robert Kincaid wanders into the life of housewife Francesca Johnson for four days in the 1960s.
Style: feel good, uplifting, romantic, heartbreaking, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love affair, impossible love, adultery, housewife, lovers, fall in love, photographer, letter, romance, midlife crisis, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1965, 80s, 1960s ...
Place: iowa, usa
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The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Successful surgeon Tomas leaves Prague for an operation, meets a young photographer named Tereza, and brings her back with him. Tereza is surprised to learn that Tomas is already having an affair with the bohemian Sabina, but when the Soviet ...
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, photographer, waitress, breasts, nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, love triangle, invasion, artist, womanizer, mistress, surgeon ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: central europe, switzerland, usa, europe, prague czechoslovakia ...
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The Killing Fields (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The Killing Fields tells the real-life story of a friendship between two journalists, an American and a Cambodian, during the bloody Khmer Rouge takeover of Cambodia in 1975, which led to the death of 2-3 million Cambodians during the next four ...
Style: rough, disturbing, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: journalism, genocide, vietnam war, photographer, war, friendship, anti war, life is a bitch, wartime life, rebelliousness, human spirit, evacuation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: cambodia, vietnam, asia, new york, iraq
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Wait Until Dark (1967)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After a flight back home, Sam Hendrix returns with a doll he innocently acquired along the way. As it turns out, the doll is actually stuffed with heroin, and a group of criminals led by the ruthless Roat has followed Hendrix back to his place to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, clever, psychological, serious ...
Plot: heroin, disability, blindness, photographer, murder, search, stabbing, crimes, crime, drug dealing, neighbor, police ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, montreal quebec, montreal
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2 Days in Paris (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Adam Goldberg delivers "an uproarious study in transatlantic culture panic" as Jack, an anxious, hypochondriac-prone New Yorker vacationing throughout Europe with his breezy, free-spirited Parisian girlfriend, Marion. But when they make a ...
Style: humorous, artsy, witty, melancholic, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: culture clash, photographer, sexual relations, fish out of water, romance, society, lifestyle, french, relationship problems, sex, vacation, taxi ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, venice, new york, europe
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Hard Candy (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mature 14-year old girl meets a charming 32-year old photographer on the Internet. Suspecting that he is a pedophile, she goes to his home in an attempt to expose him.
Style: disturbing, twist ending, rough, psychological, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: age difference, pedophile, pedophilia, torture, vengeance, sexual abuse, deception, dangerous attraction, sociopath, manipulation, seduction, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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Lost in Translation (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two lost souls visiting Tokyo -- the young, neglected wife of a photographer and a washed-up movie star shooting a TV commercial -- find an odd solace and pensive freedom to be real in each other's company, away from their lives in America.
Style: melancholic, atmospheric, touching, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: loneliness, midlife crisis, age difference, culture clash, actor, couple relations, dull life, unlikely friendships, photographer, advertising, marriage, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, kyoto japan, yale university
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City of God (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Brazil, France, Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Cidade de Deus is a shantytown that started during the 1960s and became one of Rio de Janeiro’s most dangerous places in the beginning of the 1980s. To tell the story of this place, the movie describes the life of various characters, all seen by ...
Style: rough, disturbing, bleak, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: gang, drug dealing, crimes, juvenile delinquency, coming of age, gang war, urban ghetto life, society, street gang, social decay, journalism, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america, south america
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Pretty Baby (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hattie (Susan Sarandon), a New Orleans hooker, meets a photographer named Bellocq (Keith Carradine) at her brothel one night and, after he photographs her, he befriends her 12-year-old daughter, Violet (Brooke Shields). When Violet is brought on as ...
Style: thought provoking, sentimental, melancholic, atmospheric, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: innocence lost, loss of virginity, brothel, child prostitution, virginity, underage sex, girl man relationship, prostitute, photographer, sexuality, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 90s, year 1917
Place: new orleans, usa
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The House of Eliott (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The House of Eliott is a British television series produced and broadcast by the BBC in three series between 1991 and 1994. The series starred Stella Gonet and Louise Lombard as two sisters in 1920s London who establish a dressmaking business and ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, sincere
Plot: fashion, family relations, workplace situations, society, workplace, lifestyle, photographer, ambition, fashion designer, rise to the top, notoriety, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: england, london
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Shutter (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young photographer and his girlfriend discover mysterious shadows in their photographs after a tragic accident. They soon learn that you can not escape your past.
Style: asian horror, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, macabre ...
Plot: ghost, ghosts, photographer, car accident, nightmare, supernatural, suicide, secret lover, polaroid, danger, uncover truth, revenge ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
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Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A famous fashion photographer develops a disturbing ability to see through the eyes of a killer.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, photographer, stalking, mystery, police investigation, supernatural, murder mystery, supernatural ability, police detective, nightmare comes true, danger, foreknowledge ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, california
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The Photographer of Mauthausen (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Spanish photographer Francesc Boix, imprisoned in the Mauthausen-Gusen concentration camp, works in the SS Photographic Service. Between 1943 and 1945, he hides, with the help of other prisoners, thousands of negatives, with the purpose of showing ...
Style: rough, thought provoking, tense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: concentration camp, holocaust, nazism, photographer, world war two, spanish civil war, slave labor, nazi, concentration camp survivor, nazi occupation, prisoner, camera ...
Time: 1940s
Place: spain
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Neon Demon (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Belgium, Denmark, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When aspiring model Jesse moves to Los Angeles, her youth and vitality are devoured by a group of beauty-obsessed women who will take any means necessary to get what she has.
Style: art house, surprise ending, suspense, colourful, psychological ...
Plot: neon light, obsession, cannibalism, model, fashion, photographer, teenage girl, murder, female psychopath, lesbian interest, rivalry, swimming pool ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, pasadena california
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Ship of Theseus (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, Netherlands
Duration: 140 min.
Story: This first feature film from Indian playwright Anand Gandhi, tells three stories about persons forced to think about the ethics and moral issues raised by medical advances: a visually impaired Egyptian photographer, who after a cornea transplant has ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, psychological, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: photographer, philosophy, society, injustice, idealism, life is a bitch, cause and meaning, moral dilemma, introspection, death, monastery, organ donation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
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Pact with the Devil (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While temporarily working in a photographic studio with the famous photographer Bae, the simple and handsome worker Louis meets her manager Henry, who is impressed with his beauty. He invites Louis for taking some pictures, gives the artistic name ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: wish come true, deal with the devil, photographer, eternal youth, aging, destiny, young heroes, secret life, paranoia, male model, immorality, immortality ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand, manhattan new york city
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Betrayal (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Centers on Sara, a beautiful but unhappily married female photographer who begins a torrid affair with Jack, a lawyer for a powerful family.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: cheating wife, love affair, infidelity, extramarital affair, betrayal, photographer, murder, family problems, unfulfillment, family in crisis, crumbling marriage, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Bang Bang Club (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Canada, South Africa
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the early to mid '90s, when the South African system of apartheid was in its death throes, four photographers - Greg Marinovich, Kevin Carter, Ken Oosterbroek and João Silva - bonded by their friendship and a sense of purpose, worked ...
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, rough, based on true events
Plot: photojournalist, media, photographer, newspaper, journalism, life risking, society, state affairs, life is a bitch, discrimination, political unrest, social activist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1994
Place: south africa, africa
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The Valet (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Caught by tabloid paparazzi with his mistress Elena, a famous and beautiful fashion model, billionaire Pierre Levasseur tries to avoid a divorce by inventing a preposterous lie. He uses the presence of a passerby in the photo to claim to his wife ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, witty, sweet ...
Audience: date night
Plot: comedy of errors, couples, photographer, adultery, supermodel, farce, pretense, nothing goes right, romance, dishonesty, paparazzi, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
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Spider-Man (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Spider-Man, also known as Spider-Man: The Animated Series, was an American animated television series based on the Marvel Comics superhero, Spider-Man. The show ran on Fox Kids from November 19, 1994, to January 31, 1998. The producer/story editor ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: superhero, secret identity, imaginary, heroes, photographer, newspaper, fighting crime, superhuman powers, heroic mission, friendship, radiation, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york
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Dirt (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dirt is an American television serial broadcast on the FX network. It premiered on January 2, 2007 and starred Courteney Cox as Lucy Spiller, the editor-in-chief of the first-of-its-kind "glossy tabloid" magazine DirtNow, which was ...
Style: serious, dark humor, sincere, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: journalism, photographer, paparazzi, magazine, hollywood, desire for fame, media, attempted murder, showbiz, lifestyle, gossip and rumors, media satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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Pecker (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A Baltimore sandwich shop employee becomes an overnight sensation when photographs he's taken of his weird family become the latest rage in the art world. The young man is called "Pecker" because he pecks at his food like a bird.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, absurd, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: art, photographer, lifestyle, stripper, ambition, social differences, society, misfit, nudity (full frontal - brief), satire, popularity, photograph ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, baltimore, maryland, usa
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Guinevere (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young girl from an affluent family rebels and becomes involved with a much older photographer.
Style: sentimental, touching, disturbing, emotional, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, photographer, love and romance, social differences, society, parents and children, art, dysfunctional family, family relations, wedding, bohemian, protege ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, ireland, los angeles
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Earthquake Bird (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Japan, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Tokyo, Japan, 1989. Lucy Fly, a foreigner who works as a translator, begins a passionate relationship with Teiji, a mysterious man obsessed with photography.
Style: bleak, suspense, exciting, atmospheric
Plot: neo noir, love triangle, photographer, missing woman, female friendship, interracial romance, mysterious past, suspicion of murder, female protagonist, investigation, crimes, crime ...
Time: year 1989, 80s
Place: tokyo, japan
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High Art (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young female intern at a small magazine company becomes involved with a drug-addicted lesbian photographer, both of whom seek to exploit each other for their respective careers, while slowly falling in love with each other.
Style: sexy, sincere, emotional, sexual, depressing ...
Plot: lesbian, photographer, addiction, lesbian couple, lgbt, human nature, love affair, drugs/alcohol, couples, photograph, heroin, magazine ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
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Chance at Romance (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Samantha Hart is delighted when her online "Chance at Romance" to photographer Heath Madsen eventually results in Heath sending her a first class ticket to visit. Upon arriving for what she expects to be a romantic weekend, however, she ...
Style: light, humorous, funny, feel good
Plot: photographer, widower, matchmaking, rivalry, male female relationship, love, family relations, escapades, parents and children, romance, disorder, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary
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