Element Pictures Distribution will welcome Exhibition on Screen’s Phil Grabsky to Ireland for The Filmmaker’s Tour, a series of Q&As following the screening of his film Vincent Van Gogh: A New Way of Seeing.
Phil Grabsky is an award-winning documentary film-maker, with a film career spanning 25 years. Grabsky’s documentary series Exhibition on Screen, is the originator and market leader for bringing blockbuster art events from galleries around the world to cinemas. Titles include Michelangelo: Love and Death, I Claude Monet and The Impressionists. Phil and his team have worked with galleries around the world including the National Gallery in London, Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, and MoMA in New York. Phil Grabsky will be traveling to six cinemas around Ireland between July 15th and 21st.
Enjoying complete and unprecedented access to the treasures of Amsterdam’s Van Gogh Museum, this a fresh new film about one of the world’s favourite artists, marking both a major re-hanging of the gallery’s collection and a celebration of the 125th anniversary of Van Gogh’s death. Experience the wonder of seeing these masterpieces on the big screen while specially invited guests, including world-renowned curators and art historians, offer their interpretations and explanations of his work. Beautifully shot and making extensive use of Van Gogh’s own letters this is a wonderful film about a wonderful, but too often misunderstood, artist.