At Eternity's Gate (12A) - matinee

Sunday 24 November 2019
3:30pm - 5:21pm
Film Unit Cinema in the Nelson Mandela Auditorium

Director: Julian Schnabel
Cast: Willem Dafoe, Rupert Friend
Country: Ireland
Language: English, French

Famous painter Vincent van Gogh is renowned for his tortured and beautiful soul and his even more beautiful and emotional artwork. Biopic drama, At Eternity's Gate, takes a look at the beloved painter’s life and masterpieces that he created whilst living in Arles, France towards the end of his life. Willem Dafoe’s portrayal of Vincent fills the screen with radiant intensity capturing a definitive portrait of the enthralling artist. Taking inspiration from letters, facts, rumours and pure imagination Schnabel’s work is filled with tenderness, beauty and sorrow and will stir the artistic appetite in everyone. This work is praised as not just an exquisite film but and argument for art itself.