Movies about artists

Narrative feature films about artists, or films which feature visual artists as major characters; including painters, sculptors, art photographers, printmakers, etc.

  • Klimt
  • La Belle Noiseuse
  • New York Stories
  • Lust for Life
  • Rembrandt
  • A Bucket of Blood
  • The Rebel
  • Stealing Beauty
  • The Agony and the Ecstasy
  • Andrei Rublev
  • Artemisia
  • Art School Confidential
  • Basquiat
  • Camille Claudel
  • The Draughtsman's Contract
  • Frida
  • Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus
  • Girl with a Pearl Earring
  • Goya in Bordeaux
  • Goya's Ghosts
  • The Horse's Mouth
  • Incognito
  • I Shot Andy Warhol
  • Modigliani
  • Pollock
  • Moulin Rouge
  • My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown
  • Pontormo - Un amore eretico
  • Surviving Picasso
  • Vincent & Theo
  • The Wolf at the Door
  • Séraphine
  • Caravaggio
  • Carrington
  • Local Color
  • The Moon and Sixpence
  • Georgia O'Keeffe
  • Van Gogh
  • Nightwatching
  • Edvard Munch
  • Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon
  • Pirosmani
  • Yumeji
  • El Greco
  • Egon Schiele: Excess and Punishment
  • Scarlet Street
  • Utamaro and His Five Women
  • A Soul Haunted by Painting
  • The Lovers of Montparnasse
  • Little Ashes
  • Backbeat
  • Blow-Up
  • Rear Window
  • The Year of Living Dangerously
  • Peeping Tom
  • Closer
  • Funny Face
  • Photographing Fairies
  • Smoke
  • High Art
  • The Photographer
  • The Public Eye
  • Pecker
  • The Artist and the Model
  • El Greco
  • Lautrec
  • Caravaggio
  • The Naked Maja
  • Savage Messiah
  • Factory Girl
  • Renoir
  • Mr. Turner
  • Dali
  • Ligabue
  • Tatsumi
  • Camille Claudel, 1915
  • Vincent
  • My Nikifor
  • The Mystery of Picasso
  • A Tricky Painter’s Fate
  • Van Gogh: Painted with Words
  • The Mill and the Cross
  • A Bigger Splash
  • Pop Goes the Easel
  • The Quince Tree Sun
  • Marie Kroyer
  • We'll Take Manhattan
  • The Photographer
  • Double Exposure
  • All the Vermeers in New York
  • The Hand
  • The Blood of a Poet
  • F for Fake
  • Words and Pictures
  • Vicky Cristina Barcelona
  • Eadweard
  • Artists and Models
  • Woman in Chains
  • Age of Consent
  • An American in Paris