The Film library

Dive into the art of visual storytelling with The Darkroom Rumour's handpicked collection of documentaries on photography. From the intimate tales of renowned photographers to the exploration of photographic techniques and histories, our library is a gateway to seeing the world through a different lens. Explore, learn, and be inspired by the unique perspectives and captivating stories that each film offers. New films are added each month.

 

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31’
The Queer Reveries of James Bidgood
Allemagne - 2000 en en

A film that influenced a whole generation of photographers...

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Sing Your Song Boy | Michael Ackerman & Lorenzo Castore
Italie - 2022 en en

A strongly inspired and poetic photography.

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28,54 Go | Creating News Photography
France - 2023 fr en

How does a news photograph come to life?

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Tom Wood | Five Days With Tom
France - 2019 en en

The "unsung genius of British photography."

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Harold Feinstein | Last Stop Coney Island
Royaume-Uni - 2019 en en

An intimate glimpse into the life and legacy of an acclaimed street photographer.

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Behind the Yellow Door | Lutz Dille
France - 2015 fr en

A masterclass on the art of seeing the world.

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The Celestial Darkroom |Jean Hermanson
Suède - 2017 sv en

A major yet little-known photographic legacy...

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Mala Madre | Céline Croze
France - 2023 es en

A supernatural journey into the heart of Venezuelan tragedy.

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Alexandre Deschaumes | The Quest for Inspiration
France - 2012 en

Hostile terrain, wild beauty, extreme photography...

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Hors-Champs : Meeting Fred Goyeau
France - 2022 fr

Unveiling the Secrets of a Darkroom Master's Craft.

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Joel Meyerowitz – The Pulse of the Street
France - 2016 en en [cc]

Explore the evolution of street photography with Joel Meyerowitz.

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Surrounded
France - 2022 es en

Witness the resilience of the Zapatista community in Chiapas.

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The Platino-Chrome by Carlos Barrantes
France - 2022 es en

A fusion of tradition and innovation in photographic craft.

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The Ruins of this Dream
France - 2022 ie en

A cinematic tapestry of 1432 cyanotypes, capturing post-industrial transformation.

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From Somewhere to Nowhere
Suisse - 2008 en [cc]

Seibert's lens explores the reality behind China's growth.

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Koudelka: Shooting Holy Land
Israël, Allemagne - 2019 en en

The art of photography in a terrain of historical tensions.

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