• Released
  • January 31, 2014
  • (Limited)
  • PG-13 , 1 hr 20 min
  • Documentary
  • 77 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: Tim Jenison investigates Dutch Master Johannes Vermeer's painting techniques.

Movie Reviews

I haven't been so fascinated by a movie in a Decade

By neirbookeik
I attended this movie with an art historian who also found the film interesting. I had not been aware of the camara obscura hypothesis and they made a rather convincing presentation in support of it....

ART AS A MYSTERY

By nmchickflick
Although I knew the premise of the movie I did not realize how engaging it would be. Tim Jenisen's efforts to prove his theory about how Vermeer painted were like watching a "murder" mystery...

The intersection of Technology and Art

By trishgf
It is inspiring when one gets to witness the testing of a theory and the discovery that art embodies science. Tim's journey to answer a question that combines his love and genius at technology with...

Art History Documentary

By holmg418
My wife and I enjoyed this film very much because it was different and made us think about the relationship between art and science. I don't think this film will have a wide audience but it will...

Tim's Vermeer maybe better than the original

By everyweek60706
A really fascinating experiment by a fascinating man. Saw it late in the run with a small but engaged audience. It's amazing to see what the guy puts into it and how successful he is in the process...

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Rated PG-13 | For Some strong language