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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (161 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Cohen Film Collection, 1991.

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General Note:
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jacques Dutronc, Alexandra London, Gerard Sety
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by Cohen Film Collection in 1991.
Summary, etc.:
This dark French drama focuses on the final months before Vincent Van Gogh's tragic suicide. After leaving the asylum, 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.. Nominated for the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival, Winner of Best Actor (Jacques Dutronc) and nominated for Best Film, Best Supporting Actor (Gerard Sety and Bernard Le Coq) , Best Director, and Best Screenplay, Original or Adaptation at the C©♭sar Awards.. "VAN GOGH is a good, quiet, rigorous film, made with intelligence and acted with earnest conviction." - The New York Times
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In French
Subject: Foreign language films.
Motion pictures.
Genre: Feature films.

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