Photographing পরী is a 1997 ethereal ফ্যান্টাসি film directed দ্বারা Nick Willing and is based on the novel দ্বারা Steve Szilagyi. It was influenced দ্বারা the infamous Cottingley পরী hoax. (The পরী appear in a series of five photographs taken দ্বারা Elsie Wright (1901–88) and Frances Griffiths (1907–86) in 1917)
Photographer Charles দুর্গ (Toby Stephens) is beside himself with grief following the death of his new bride on their honeymoon.
He goes to war, working as a photographer in the trenches, photographing corpses. Following the war Charles earns his living making trick ছবি of dead soldiers for bereaved parents, when he is shown some photographs purporting to be of fairies. His খুঁজুন for the truth leads him to a village in Burkinwell, where he becomes enamoured with two British girls' assertion that they cavorted with fairies.
A visually stunning and surreal movie with spectacular cinematography and an excellent cast, it explores multiple folklore themes including; paganism, possession, hallucinogens and parapsychology.
The final scene is hauntingly dark, yet beautiful and highly memorable, enhanced দ্বারা the magical সঙ্গীত of Simon Boswell.
This is the sort of movie that can easily become a firm favourite after a single viewing. Not just for প্রেমী of পরী and folklore, it is a very entertaining dreamy ফ্যান্টাসি film.