Hieronymus Bosch: Touched by the Devil Poster

Release Date: July 27th, 2016

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 27 min

Plot Summary
Filmmaker Pieter van Huystee examines the life, work and fantastic imagery of 15th-century painter Hieronymus Bosch.

Director: Pieter van Huystee

Genres: Documentary

Distributors: Kino Lorber

Ratings & Reviews

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  • Unfortunately, the actual confrontations this project must have caused happen off camera, but the story of a determined quest is always enlivened by insights into the clawing animals, bizarre monsters and sinful humans that populate Bosch’s fantastical visions. show more

  • Though too inside-baseball for many casual art fans, it should find some takers in its nationwide tour of bookings at art houses and museums. show more

  • Of course what’s most interesting of all is the art. Huystee’s many closeups and slow pans over Bosch’s teeming backgrounds are transfixing, unsettling, and a rare privilege. show more

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