Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Girl with a Pearl Earring

Jan Vermeer
Style: Baroque
Lived: 1632 - 1675 (17th century)
Nationality: Netherlands

Photo of Scarlett Johansson in
'Girl with a Pearl Earring'
Film Directed by Peter Webber

I watched this movie last night for the hundredth time... I love it. Not just because it stars Colin Firth as Jan Vermeer the painter, but because each shot in this film is like a painting. Its stunning. The lighting is exquisite, and the soundtrack is beautiful. Just such a great film. See it!