The Impressionists and the Man Who Made Them
  • Edinburgh Fringe

Cinema screening of live performance.A major new film offering fresh perspectives on The Impressionists, through the life and work of the man who introduced them to the world " Paul Durand-Ruel. The film charts Durand-Ruel's relationship with artists including Manet, Monet, Degas, Czanne, Renoir and Pissarro, and his determination to support them in the unforgiving environment of 19th-century Paris. Alongside the opportunity to see the Impressionist's most famous works up close on the big screen, the film offers diary extracts and insights from Durand-Ruel and the artists in their own words.