Sony Pictures Classics has released the first trailer for the new documentary Tim's Vermeer. Magicians Penn & Teller investigate the methods of Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer, whose photo-realistic paintings were made over 150 years before the invention of the camera. Inventor Tim Jenison tries to recreate these photos using technology from that era, unearthing revelations that could shock the art community. In addition, we have two clips from this film, directed by Teller, which is currently playing in limited release and expands to more theaters in 2014.
Tim's Vermeer was released December 6th, 2013 and stars Colin Blakemore, David Hockney, Tim Jenison, Penn Jillette, Martin Mull, Philip Steadman. The film is directed by Teller.