from the National Gallery London and Rijksmuseum Amsterdam
This film showcases a landmark exhibition, featuring unprecedented loans from around the world – a unique opportunity to experience the passion and innovation of Rembrandt. With insight from the curators and other world experts, the film takes viewers on an intimate behind-the-scenes tour of the galleries giving audiences an inside view of preparations for the exhibition and a chance to see the detail and artistry of these paintings as never before on the screen.
Rembrandt’s creativity gathered new energy in the later years of his life – producing soulful, honest and deeply moving work. The film also goes beyond the exhibition to provide a broad and insightful biography of one of history’s greatest artists.
“This Brilliant, brave blockbuster reveals the true Rembrandt” – The Guardian
Narrated by Robert Lindsay
Directed by Kat Mansoor
Produced by Phil Grabsky