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Tim’s Vermeer

Tim Jenison, an American software inventor, takes on the challenge of painting a masterpiece like one of Johannes Vermeer's works, hoping to understand the techniques he used, and questioning the accepted wisdom of the art world at the same time. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A-
Violence: A
Sexual Content: A
Language: D+
Drugs/Alcohol: A
Run Time: 80
Theater Release: 03 Oct 2013
Video Release: 10 Jun 2014
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Tim’s Vermeer is rated PG-13: for some strong language.

Director: Teller
Cast: Tim Jenison, Colin Blakemore, David Hockney, Philip Steadman
Studio: 2013 Sony Pictures Classics
Website: Official site for Tim’s Vermeer.

Detailed Review

Johannes Vermeer is considered a master. Although not particularly famous during his short life (1632-1675), the Dutch artist later received much acclaim for his amazingly realistic portraits ( 
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Why Is Tim’s Vermeer Rated PG-13?

Language: The participants in this documentary use some profanities, including a couple of sexual expletives.… 
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Would you try to paint a copy of a masterpiece—especially if you weren’t an artist?… 
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