, Paul Rhys
, Adrian Brine, Jean-François Perrier, Yves Dangerfield, Hans Kesting, Peter Tuinman, Marie Louise Stheins, Oda Spelbos, Jip Wijngaarden, Anne Canovas, Sarah Bentham, Gusta Gerritsen, Jean-Denis Monory, Han Kerkhoffs
It's the late nineteenth century. Adult Dutch brothers Vincent Van Gogh and Theo Van Gogh, living in Paris, lead differing lives despite having art as a connection. Vincent, who sticks to his principles which includes believing in God but not religion, wants to be a full time painter, living in squalor for his art. Theo, who works in an art gallery, lives for the moment, he selling art which he doesn't much like to lead a comfortable life. One other area of commonality between the brothers is easily succumbing to pleasures of the flesh. Theo does not sell Vincent's art, as he knows it is not in demand. Vincent's view of his brother does not change when he learns it is Theo, and not their father which he had previously thought, who is supporting him. Each brother is a tortured soul - in Vincent's case, it considered in some circles as madness - which affects how each deals with his respective life. Beyond the several sexual relationships each has, some key moments and more extended ...