The Painter And The Thief is available to stream Monday 3/1 – Thursday 3/4 (at 11:59 PM EST) with a suggested $5 donation. RSVP will open on Monday 3/1.
ABOUT THE FILM:
93rd Academy Awards Documentary Feature Short List
2020 Sundance Film Festival – WINNER Special Jury Prize for Creative Storytelling
Desperate for answers about the theft of her 2 paintings, a Czech artist seeks out and befriends the career criminal who stole them. After inviting her thief to sit for a portrait, the two form an improbable relationship and an inextricable bond that will forever link these lonely souls.
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|Run time:||102 mins|
Astonishing portrait of two lost souls...
An unusual look at the slipperiness of the human condition.
...a real-life occurrence so serendipitous that it feels almost scripted.
An astonishing documentary. The cinematic equivalent of a cubistportrait.
A tender psychosexual tale of art and ownership.