Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Hieronymus Bosch, Touched by the Devil: Movie Has US Premiere at Film Forum

Matthijs Ilsink, art historian – Saint Christopher, 1490 – 1505. Rotterdam - Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen. Courtesy of Kino Lorber.
NEW YORK---Film Forum will present Pieter van Huystee’s new documentary, Hieronymus Bosch, "Touched by the Devil," for its US theatrical premiere on Wednesday, July 27. This year marks the 500th anniversary of the Dutch master painter’s death. Whether you’re aware of it or not, his wildly bizarre imaginings of hell are permanently etched upon your psyche. Hieronymus Bosch, Touched by the Devil will have a two-week engagement, July 27 – August 9, at Film Forum, 209 West Houston Street (West of 6th Avenue), with screenings daily at 12:30, 2:30, 4:45, 7:00, and 9:10. [link]