United Kingdom: January 16 2004
United States: January 09 2004
Ranking: 6,007 out of 16,179 movies (up 3135)
Delft, Holland, 1665. Seventeen-year-old Griet is a maid in the house of Johannes Vermeer where she gradually attracts the master painter's attention. Johannes and Griet must hide their inspiration of each other from his volatile wife Catharina, which becomes difficult when the wealthy and troublemaking Master van Ruijven commissions Vermeer to paint Griet alone. The result will be one of the greatest paintings ever created, but at what cost?