Photograph is a Bollywood romance-drama, helmed by Ritesh Batra. The movie stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Sanya Malhotra in the lead roles.
The movie set in Dharavi, Mumbai, Photograph has Sanya essaying the role of an introverted college girl who tops in her studies. Nawazzudin plays a struggling street photographer (Nawazuddin) who on being pressured to marry by his grandmother, convinces a shy stranger to pose as his fiancee. The pair develops a connection which transforms them.
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The man with a camera around his neck clicks polaroids at Gateaway Of India for a living. The girl on the other hand, is a chartered accountant aspirant. ‘Click’ goes the camera but she disappears without paying up and leaving him with a copy.
The frivolous encounter between these strangers soon give us a closer sneak-peek into their lives. While Rafiq shares his small shanty with other migrant workers, Miloni on the other hand, is a girl of few words with internal conflict brewing within her. When Rafiq’s grandmother (Farrukh Jaffar) pesters him to find a bride for himself, he passes off Miloni’s photo as Noorie, his love interest. Rafiq manages to convince Miloni to play along. Over Rafi’s ‘Tumne Mujhe Dekha’, a walk in the rain and some chai-bhajiya, the duo slowly begin to rise above their melancholic lives and get drawn towards each other.