During 17th century Holland’s tulip mania a young wife falls in love with the man painting her protrait & betrays her older husband with an elaborate plan.
Robert Altman, one of the most creative film directors of our time (Nashville, A Wedding, Streamers), has given us a fascinating study of the relationship between the two Van Gogh brothers. Like the 1943 film about Paul Gaugin The Moon and Sixpence, this one begins with the enormous irony of a painting being auctioned at Christie’s for over …
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Vincent van Gogh’s last days are told as the son of one of his subjects tries to deliver a letter written by the artist to his brother, who also has died.
This biopic depicts the life and loves of England’s great but eccentric landscape painter J.M.W. Turner during his last 30+ years in the first half of the 19th century.