OSCAR NOMINEE FOR BEST ACTOR
Genre: Biography, Drama. Dir: Julian Schnabel. Country: UK/France/USA. Some English subtitles.
A journey inside the world and mind of a person who, despite scepticism, ridicule and illness, created some of the world’s most beloved and stunning works of art. Willem Dafoe embodies the most volatile and inspired of artists, Vincent Van Gogh. This is not a forensic biography, but rather scenes based on Vincent van Gogh’s (Dafoe) letters, common agreement about events in his life that present as facts and hearsay, as van Gogh struggles to find equilibrium between reality and art.