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Van Gogh

A Short film by Alain Resnais

Production year : 1947

    Synopsis

    The biography of Dutch artist Van Gogh, illustrated only with images of his paintings and drawings, or details of those, and according dramatic musical score.

    Subject

    This film was awarded the best short film (two rolls) Academy Award in 1949.

    Full credits (6)

    Director of Photography :

    Henri Ferrand

    Narration Writer :

    Gaston Diehl

    Narrator :

    Claude Dauphin

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Documentary

    Themes :

    Painting

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    1947

    Runtime :

    18 min

    Visa number :

    8013

    Visa issue date :

    20/10/1948

    Production formats :

    16mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Director

    Festival Selections

    Venice International Film Festival  - 1948

    Venice International Film Festival (Italy, 1948)

    Selection

    Official Competition

    Awards