An Academy Award nominee for Best Animated Feature. The life and controversial death of Vincent van Gogh told by his paintings and by the characters that inhabit them. The intrigue unfolds through interviews with the characters closest to Vincent and through dramatic reconstructions of the events leading up to his death. Loving Vincent features 120 of Vincent van Gogh’s greatest paintings. The plot, drawn from the 800 letters written by the painter himself, leads us to the signiﬁcant people and events in the time prior to his unexpected death. Every shot is painted just as Vincent himself painted.
“Part mystery, part visual experiment, ‘Loving Vincent’ is a reverent ode to the 19th century painter Vincent van Gogh.” – Time Out
“You will marvel at the art in this labor-intensive labor-of-love.” – Bob Mondello, NPR
— Directed by Dorota Kobiela & Hugh Welchman
UK, 2017, 1h 34min, DCP
— Tickets: austinfilm.org/screening/loving-vincent/