MUNCH IN HELL

Netherlands, Norway (2018), 72 min.

Directed by Stig Andersen

Kingdom of the Netherlands

Adored abroad — ignored at home. The untold story of Edvard Munch and a country too small for his genius.

Munch in Hell is a documentary that seeks to explain how and why the painter Edvard Munch was subject to systematically poor and ignorant treatment in his homeland. Today considered one of the world’s greatest painters, but not treated as he deserves.

Festivals and Awards:

  • Audience Award — Nordic Docs (2019)
  • ART FIFA, FIFA — International Festival of Films on Art, Montreal, Canada (2019)
  • Beirut Art Film Festival, Lebanon (2019)