Directed by Stéphanie Colaux and Delphine Deloget • Documentary • 2019 • 26 minutes
This documentary series tells the story of intimate and tumultuous love stories in the context of art history. Each of the couples in this collection answer the same questions: is love compatible with creation? Can artists reveal themselves through romantic passion? Does love bring a renewed energy to art?
He was a leading figurative artist. She was the famous face immortalized on his canvasses and became the silent, enigmatic silhouette, which the painter created, guided by his imagination. But she was also an artist who sought to emerge from the shadow of her master. Amedeo and Jeanne lived three years of fierce passion and intense creativity. This is also the story of two tormented souls, bound until death by love and art.