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Tim's Vermeer [videorecording] / Sony Pictures Classics in association with High Delft Pictures presents a Penn & Teller Film production ; producer Farley Ziegler ; directed by Teller.

  • Description: 1 videodisc (80 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, California : Sony Pictures Classics, [2014]
  • Distributor: Culver City, California : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2014]

Available copies

  • 7 of 8 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Peabody - Peabody Institute Library. (Show all copies)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Peabody Main.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Peabody Main Adult DVDs DVD/ Documentary (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
"A Penn & Teller film."
Participant or Performer Note: Tim Jenison, Penn Jillette, David Hockney, Philip Steadman, Martin Mull.
Summary: Tim Jenison, a Texas-based inventor, attempts to solve one of the greatest mysteries in all art: How did seventeenth century Dutch Master Johannes Vermeer manage to paint so photo-realistically, 150 years before the invention of photography? Spanning ten years, his adventure takes him to Delft, Holland, where Vermeer painted his masterpieces, to the north coast of Yorkshire to meet artist David Hockney, and even to Buckingham Palace to see a Vermeer masterpiece in the collection of the Queen.
Target Audience Note: Rating: PG-13; for some strong language CHV rating: G.
System Details Note: DVD, widescreen presentation; described video.
Language Note: English dialogue; French, Chinese, Thai, Spanish, Portugeuse, and Korean subtitles; Subtitled in English for the deaf and hard of hearing; described video.
Teller, (film director.). Jenison, Tim, (performer.). Jillette, Penn, (performer.). Hockney, David, (performer.). Sony Pictures Classics (Firm), (production company.). High Delft Pictures (Firm), (production company.). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), (film distributor.).


Teller. "Tim's Vermeer." Culver City, California : Sony Pictures Classics, 2014.

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