Movies About People Passionate About Their Craft & Hobby

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The Walk (2015) - SonyLiv

The film beautifully portrays Petit's unwavering passion for his craft, as he meticulously plans and executes the daring and illegal feat of walking on a tightrope between the towers the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in 1974

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Jiro Dreams of Sushi (2011)

This documentary directed by David Gelb focuses on Jiro Ono, an 85-year-old sushi master and owner of Sukiyabashi Jiro, a Michelin three-star restaurant in Tokyo. The film delves into Jiro's lifelong dedication to perfecting the art of sushi-making.

The Fablemans (2022) - SonyLiv

The journey of a young boy named Sammy as he grows up in a tumultuous and magical world. The film explores Sammy's passion for storytelling, inherited from his father, and his determination to preserve the memories and lessons learned from his family's experiences.

Whiplash (2014) - YouTube Rent

The film delves into Andrew's relentless pursuit of greatness in drumming, as he grapples with Fletcher's brutal methods and his own obsession with perfection. "Whiplash" portrays the sacrifices and struggles that come with pursuing one's passion at any cost.

The Prestige (2006) - Prime Video

Through their obsessive quest for the perfect magic trick, "The Prestige" explores themes of sacrifice, obsession, and the lengths to which individuals will go to achieve greatness in their craft.

Black Swan (2010) - Hotstar

Directed by Darren Aronofsky, "Black Swan" is a psychological thriller that delves into the intense world of professional ballet. The film follows Nina Sayers, a talented but fragile ballerina who lands the lead role in a production of "Swan Lake."