Egon Schiele: Death and the Maiden

Egon Schiele: Death and the Maiden

One hundred years after his death, Egon Schiele is still considered one of the most provocative Austrian painters of the 20th century. Schiele’s radical paintings scandalize Viennese society while daring artists like Gustav Klimt and art agents alike are sensing the exceptional. But Egon Schiele is also prepared to go beyond his own pain, to sacrifice love and life for his art. This enlightening biopic shines a light on the troubled, yet brilliant, artist and his muses.
One hundred years after his death, Egon Schiele is still considered one of the most provocative Austrian painters of the 20th century. Schiele’s radical paintings scandalize Viennese society while daring artists like Gustav Klimt and art agents alike are sensing the exceptional. But Egon Schiele is also prepared to go beyond his own pain, to sacrifice love and life for his art. This enlightening biopic shines a light on the troubled, yet brilliant, artist and his muses.