Film ‘At Eternity’s Gate’ set to show at Moundsville library

MOUNDSVILLE — The Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library will present a “Think Outside the Book” film at 6 p.m. Monday.

The feature will be “At Eternity’s Gate,” an historical bio-drama directed by Julian Schnabel. It features a remarkable performance by Willem Dafoe as Vincent Van Gogh. The film is a visual feast, offering a look at the life of the Dutch artist during his self-imposed exile in Arles and Auvers-sur-Oise, France, grappling with religion, mental illness, a tumultuous friendship with Gauguin and his own painstaking art.

It is rated PG-13, runs 111 minutes and is a 2018 release. This film showing is free and open to the public. Attendees are invited to bring their own snacks (and seat cushions) if desired.

The Moundsville Library is located at the corner of Tomlinson Avenue and Fifth Street in Moundsville

Call 304-845-6911 for more information.

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