||At Eternity's Gate (2018) - Feb 11, 2019
"I read a lot of the letters between Vincent and Theo, and this movie (Dafoe!) depicts the content of those letters really well: that he was a lost man, disconnected, insufferable, loving, craving, actually inducing a manic state of mind to feel alive, whatever the cost, because it was the only thing he had left. A lot of people live such a kind of life and most disappear into madness, namelessness and an early death. Somehow Van Gogh managed to keep his hand steady and settled his name. "