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International “Van Gogh” Articles: Dutch Film Legend Rutger Hauer to Executive Produce Kalliope Films’ “Van Gogh” Biopic

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Recently we announced that Dutch Film Legend Rutger Hauer is teaming up with Kalliope Films to executive produce their “Van Gogh” biopic.

Here are some of the international articles that appeared in publications worldwide. Please click on the links below to take you to the respective articles in their entirety: (more…)

Indiewire (Sydneys Buzz): Rutger Hauer to Executive Produce Kalliope Films ‘Van Gogh’ Biopic

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In commemoration of the 125th anniversary of master Dutch painter’s Vincent Van Gogh passing, Golden Globe-winning Dutch producer ‘Sir’ Rutger Hauer (Blade Runner, Sin City, HBO’s “True Blood”) will executive produce a new biopic titled Van Gogh, an ambitious project set to be released in 2015.

To read the article in its entirety please visit this link:

http://blogs.indiewire.com/sydneylevine/rutger-hauer-to-executive-produce-kalliope-films-van-gogh-biopic-international-film-business

Written by Carlos Aguilar

Source: Indiewire/Sydneys Buzz

Interview Magazine: ‘Casting Call: Van Gogh’

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There is something instantly captivating about the life of the artist: the outsider, the genius, the person that frolics freely on the fringes of society and unfortunately, in many cases, the tortured soul that is no stranger to bouts of psychosis. The life of 19th-century Dutch painter, Vincent Van Gogh, is no exception.

To read the article in its entirety please visit this link:

http://www.interviewmagazine.com/film/casting-call-van-gogh

Written by Keba Robinson

Source: Interview Magazine

Press Release: Dutch Film Legend Rutger Hauer to Executive Produce Kalliope Films’ “Van Gogh” Biopic.

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Dutch Film Legend Rutger Hauer to Executive Produce Kalliope Films’ “Van Gogh” Biopic.

Vincent Van Gogh biopic headed to the big screen in honor of the 125th anniversary of Van Gogh’s passing.

NEW YORK, NY — Golden Globe Award-winning Dutch screen legend, ‘Sir’ Rutger Hauer (“Blade Runner”, “Sin City”, HBO’s “True Blood”), is teaming up with Kalliope Films to executive produce the biopic “Van Gogh”. Rutger was recently knighted by the commissioner of the Dutch King in honor of his prolific film career which has spanned over five decades. “I feel there is so much more to tell about ‘the man who cut off his ear’. It will be a great adventure to search for him in a contemporary film,” says Rutger. (more…)

Screen Daily: Rutger Hauer to exec Van Gogh biopic

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Blade Runner star to executive produce Kalliope Films’ biopic of the Dutch artist.

Dutch actor Rutger Hauer, recently seen in HBO series True Blood, is teaming with Netherlands production company Kalliope Films to executive produce biopic Van Gogh.

To read the article in its entirety please visit this link:

http://www.screendaily.com/news/rutger-hauer-to-exec-van-gogh-biopic/5060522.article

Written by Michael Rosser

Source: Screen Daily

The Hollywood Reporter: Rutger Hauer Boards Van Gogh Biopic

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The Dutch screen legend will executive produce the big-screen recounting of the artist’s life and loves, which is set for a 2014 start and a 2015 release.

LONDON – Plans to mount an English-language biopic of legendary Dutch artist Vincent Van Gogh have gotten the nod of approval from another famous Dutchman, Rutger Hauer.

To read the article in its entirety please visit this link:

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/rutger-hauer-boards-van-gogh-629863

Written by Stuart Kemp

Source: The Hollywood Reporter