De stilte van Rothko

Marjoleine Boonstra Short documentary - 2014 - 52 min.

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Last year, the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag presented a retrospective exhibition of Mark Rothko (1903-1970), known for his immense and intense colour planes. Filmmaker Marjoleine Boonstra tranquilly meanders through the life and work of the American artist, rectifying a few persistent misconceptions, but leaving the mystery intact. Connoisseurs and people from Rothko’s circle, including his son Christopher, reflect on his sources of inspiration and the realisation of his ultimate dream: Rothko Chapel in Texas.

Credits

Production Company
Boonstra Foto&Film
Co-producer(s)
Research
Director of Photography
Editing
Menno Boerema
Sound on Set
Visual Effects
Music
TV Company
Distribution
Production Country
Netherlands