Vincent van Gogh [DVD videorecording] : a stroke of genius / produced by FilmRoos, Inc. for A & E Network ; produced by Kathleen Callan ; senior producer, Thomas Fuchs.
Contributor(s): Morrow, Don | Craig, Patricia J | Edwards, Cliff | Collins, Bradley I | Giovingo, Michael | Johnson, Vaughn | A & E Home Video (Firm) | New Video Group.Material type: FilmSeries: Biography (A & E Home Video (Firm)): Publisher: Burlington, VT : New York, NY : A & E Home Video ; Distributed by New Video, Description: 1 videodisc (45 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0767052161; 9780767052160.Other title: Vincent van Gogh, stroke of genius.Uniform titles: Biography (Television program) Subject(s): Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890 | Painters -- Netherlands -- Biography | Gifted persons | Masterpiece, Artistic | Man-woman relationships | Partnership | Brothers | Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890Genre/Form: Biographical television programs. | Documentary -- Television series.DDC classification: 759.9492
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DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Narrator: Don Morrow ; interviews with: Patricia J. Criag, Cliff Edwards, Bradley Collins.
Camera, Michael Giovigno ... [et al.] ; editor, Lillian Benson ; music, Vaughn Johnson.
Originally broadcast on television in 1997.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
He created some of the most treasured paintings in history. But in his own lifetime, he was shunned by the artistic community and his works were virtually ignored. Get a comprehensive look at a life of passion, genius and determination that is often overshadowed by one tormented act. Get the real, complete story of why the painter cut off his own ear, but also explore the rest of his remarkable life, including his complicated relationships with women and his long partnership with his brother Theo. Take an up-close look at his greatest masterpieces, and examine their importance.