Genre: biography, drama
Country: Switzerland, UK, France, USA
Translation: russian subtitles
Length: 110 min.
Director: Julian Schnabel
Cast: Willem Dafoe, Oscar Isaac, Mads Mikkelsen, Emmanuelle Seigner, Rupert Friend
A biographical drama film about the final years of painter Vincent van Gogh's life. It's a journey inside the world and mind of a person who, despite skepticism, ridicule and illness, created some of the world's most beloved and stunning works of art. This is not a forensic biography, but rather scenes based on Vincent van Gogh's letters, common agreement about events in his life that present as facts, hearsay, and moments that are just plain invented.
Awards and festivals:
Venice Film Festival – Best Actor (Volpi Cup), Green Drop Award
Golden Globe nomination – Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture (Drama)
Camerimage Festival – participation