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Van Gogh

Van Gogh

A Feature film by Maurice Pialat

Produced by Les Films du Livradois, Erato Films

Release in France : 30/10/1991

    Synopsis

    In late spring, 1890, Vincent moves to Auvers-sur-Oise, near Paris, under the care of Dr. Gachet, living in a humble inn. Fewer than 70 days later, Vincent dies from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. We see Vincent at work, painting landscapes and portraits. His brother Theo, wife Johanna, and their baby visit Auvers. Vincent is playful and charming, engaging the attentions of Gachet's daughter Marguerite (who's half Vincent's age), a young maid at the inn, Cathy a Parisian prostitute, and Johanna. Shortly before his death, Vincent visits Paris, quarrels with Theo, disparages his own art and accomplishments, dances at a brothel, and is warm then cold toward Marguerite.

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    Actors (13)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producers :

    Les Films du Livradois, Erato Films

    French distribution :

    Gaumont

    Co-productions :

    STUDIOCANAL, France 2 Cinéma

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    Full credits (12)

    Executive Producer :

    Daniel Toscan du Plantier

    Screenwriter :

    Maurice Pialat

    Sound Recordist :

    Jean-Pierre Duret

    Editors :

    Nathalie Hubert, Yann Dedet, Hélène Viard

    Production Designers :

    Philippe Pallut, Katia Wyszkop

    Costume designer :

    Édith Vesperini

    Assistant directors :

    Alain Olivieri, Fabrice Grange, Marie-Jeanne Pascal, Christophe Vassort

    Directors of Photography :

    Emmanuel Machuel, Gilles Henri, Jacques Loiseleux

    Production Manager :

    Patrick Lancelot

    Assistant Editor :

    Pierre Molin

    Music Composers :

    André Bernot, Jacques Dutronc

    Sound Mixer :

    François Groult

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Themes :

    Painting, Art, Insanity

    Production language :

    French

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :

    1991

    French release :

    30/10/1991

    Runtime :

    2 h 35 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    71.257

    Visa issue date :

    31/10/1991

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Audio format :

    Dolby

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Posters (1)

    Director

    Festival Selections (4)

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1992

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1992)

    Selection (10)

    Best Costume Design : Édith Vesperini

    Best Sound : Jean-Pierre Duret, François Groult

    Best Cinematography : Gilles Henry, Emmanuel Machuel

    Best Screenplay (Original or Adapted) : Maurice Pialat

    Most Promising Actress : Elsa Zylberstein

    Best Director : Maurice Pialat

    Best Supporting Actor : Bernard Le Coq

    Best Supporting Actor : Gérard Séty

    Best Actor : Jacques Dutronc

    Best Film

    Cannes International Film Festival - 1991

    Cannes International Film Festival (France, 1991)

    Selection

    Official Competition

    Awards