Van Gogh

Directed by Maurice Pialat
Year: 1991
Running Time: 159 minutes
Country: France
Language: French (English subtitles)

After leaving the asylum, Vincent Van Gogh settles in Auvers-sur-Oise, in the home of Doctor Gachet, an art lover and patron. Vincent keeps painting amidst the conflict with his brother, Theo, and the torments of his failing mental health. He has an affair with Marguerite, his host's daughter. However, she soon realizes that he doesn't love her and that his heart beats only for his art.

"Astonishing." - Jean-Luc Godard


"A rigorous film made with intelligence and acted with conviction." - The New York Times


Cast
Jacques Dutronc
Alexandra London
Gérard Séty

Crew
Directed by Maurice Pialat