Tim's Vermeer 2013 M

10.30AM Sun 15 Aug 2021 (1hr 20mins)
GOMA | Cinema A | Free

SYNOPSIS

Directed by Teller (of the famed magician duo Penn & Teller), this fascinating documentary is a study of the quixotic quest of Texas-based inventor Tim Jenison to unravel the mysteries behind Dutch Master Johannes Vermeer’s photorealistic painting techniques. Travelling across the globe and involving a variety of technological experiments, Tim’s Vermeer is an insightful study of obsession and the methods behind the masterpieces.

M | Infrequent coarse language

CREDITS

DIGITAL, COLOUR, STEREO, 80 MINUTES, UNITED STATES, ENGLISH/DUTCH (ENGLISH SUBTITLES) / DIRECTOR: TELLER / SCRIPT: PENN JILLETTE, TELLER / CINEMATOGRAPHER: SHANE F KELLY / EDITOR: PATRICK SHEFFIELD / PROD CO: HIGH DELFT PICTURES / PRINT SOURCE/RIGHTS: PARK CIRCUS / SCREENING FORMAT: DCP