THE PAINTER AND THE THIEF: Last Day Thursday, June 25th

Watch Trailer Director: Benjamin Ree

This film is part of our Virtual Cinema Screening Initiative. When you rent THE PAINTER AND THE THIEF you are not only supporting independent film, but also supporting the Athena Cinema and our mission.

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About the film

Desperate for answers about the theft of her 2 paintings, a Czech artist seeks out and befriends the career criminal who stole them. After inviting her thief to sit for a portrait, the two form an improbable relationship and an inextricable bond that will forever link these lonely souls.


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Running Time: 102 minutes102 MIN
Not Rated
This Film is Wheelchair Accessible

[A] nuanced and beguiling new documentary about the various things we all take from each other.

David Ehrlich