Photos to Send (2002)

  |  Documentary

In 1954 celebrated photographer Dorthea Lange traveled to rural County Claire in Western Ireland on an assignment for Life Magazine. The photos she took there captured a way of life fast ... See full summary »


Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Get More From IMDb

For an enhanced browsing experience, get the IMDb app on your smartphone or tablet.

Get the IMDb app


4 wins.

Reviews & Commentary

Add a Review

User Reviews

9 April 2004 | kiwitrampers
| Moving, genuine documentary paints intense image of County Clare life.
A moving and genuine documentary that allows the people of County Clare to tell their own stories, Photos to Send retraces the 1954 travels of Dorothea Lange whose photographs appeared in Life magazine. The filmmaker displays an ability similar to Lange's to win peoples trust and get them to open up for the camera. Interspersed with Lange's own b&w images and interviews with those who knew her, Photos to Send has much to say about Lange and about photography as well as about the people of County Clare then and now. Just occasionally the film lapses into excessive sentimentality, but the overwhelming feeling is of insight into and empathy for the lives of those who feature.

Did You Know?


Plot Summary






Country of Origin


What to Watch: "Mrs. Maisel," "Vikings," and More

Save yourself from endless browsing with our list of top TV picks for the week, including a 16-time Emmy winner, the final season of "Vikings," and Scarlett Johansson's latest film.

Watch our video

IMDb's Holiday Gift Guide

Get gifting with IMDb's Holiday Gift Guide, curated with the entertainment lover in mind!

Browse our gift guide

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

More To Explore

Search on