About the film
painter biography romance montparnasse pablo picasso
Release Date: May 18, 2004
|Slogan||:||«His passion was life. His obsession was art.»|
|Production Companies||:||Media Pro Pictures, Bauer Martinez Studios, Lucky 7 Productions LLC, Buskin Film|
Set in Paris in 1919, biopic centers on the life of late Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani, focusing on his last days as well as his rivalry with Pablo Picasso. Modigliani, a Jew, has fallen in love with Jeanne, a young and beautiful Catholic girl. The couple has an illegitimate child, and Jeanne's bigoted parents send the baby to a faraway convent to be raised by nuns.