TULIP FEVER (12)

Wednesday 8th August 2018 - 7:30 pm

Dir - Justin Chadwick, 2017, UK, 107 mins
With Alice Vikander, Cara Delevigne, Dane DeHaan, Judi Dench

 

Based on the novel by Deborah Moggach, screenplay by Tom Stoppard and judi Dench in a nun's habit. It's gorgeous to look at with interior shots like Vermeer paintings and lavish costumes to match. It's set in 17th century Amsterdam where a single tulip was worth a king's ransom. 

When wealthy nobelman Cornelius Sandvoort hires and artist to paint the portrait of his beautiful young bridethe scene is set for betrayal, seception, adultery and murder.