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6.5
/10
31 Ratings

Photograph

Directed by Ritesh Batra
India, Germany, 2019
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

Struggling street photographer Rafi takes tourist portraits in Mumbai. When he meets Miloni, a shy stranger from an affluent family, he convinces her to pose as his fiancée when his overbearing grandmother pays him a visit. The pair make a surprising connection, transforming them in unexpected ways.

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Photograph Directed by Ritesh Batra

Critics reviews

If the story is familiar, the storytelling can be immersive — Batra shades in the leads and their worlds with a human specificity that makes “Photograph” compelling in a slice-of-life way, particularly regarding class in India.
May 16, 2019
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An attentive and loving world-builder, Batra carries us between their disparate milieux, with most of the movie’s amiable humor emanating from within the ramshackle space in a cavernous structure that Rafi shares with other migrant workers from his village.
May 16, 2019
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