Hull Independent Cinema presents: LOVING VINCENT
Hugh Welchman, Dorota Kobiela | 2017 | Poland/UK | Cert 12A | 91 mins
A feature-length painted animation, the first film of its kind, explores the life and unusual death of Vincent Van Gogh via depictions of his artworks.
LOVING VINCENT is a stunning, fully painted animated feature, starring Douglas Booth and Oscar-nominated Saoirse Ronan and directed by Dorota Kobiela and Hugh Welchman. LOVING VINCENT explores 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.
Starring Douglas Booth, Saoirse Ronan, Chris O’Dowd, Aidan Turner, Eleanor Tomlinson, Jerome Flynn, John Sessions, Helen McCrory
Shanghai International Film Festival 2017 – Won Golden Goblet, Best Animation Film
Annecy International Animated Film Festival Official Selection
“Brings a poetic sense of tragedy to the last act of van Gogh’s life, and fresh insight into the kind of man he was.” – Peter Debruge, Variety
“There are enough traces of the artist himself in the movie, from his many paintings to the famous letters he wrote to his brother and benefactor Theo, to please both experts and newbies, who should enjoy watching his work come to life on screen.” – Jordan Mintzer, Hollywood Reporter
LOVING VINCENT is rated 12A. Visit the BBFC website for full details (may include plot spoilers).
7.30pm: Programme starts
9.15pm: Programme ends
The programme run time includes an allowance for introductions and trailers. This may vary and in some cases the film will begin immediately after a short introduction. While we will endeavour to accommodate latecomers, this may not always be possible. Please note that we reserve the right to refuse entry, without a refund, to anyone arriving after the advertised programme start time.
If you have purchased a ticket for an event/activity at this venue through hull2017.co.uk, please do not contact the venue direct with enquiries for that purchase as they will be unable to help.