A SCREENING of a popular documentary about the life and work of Vincent van Gogh will be shown at the Drill Hall in Chepstow.

Vincent van Gogh – A New way of Seeing explores the dramatic story and iconic work of the world’s most beloved artist.

The film gives viewers exclusive access to the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, allowing them to see the collection of masterpieces.

First shown three years ago to mark the 125th anniversary of Van Gogh’s death, the film is being relaunched due to popular demand.

Featuring exclusive interviews with the curatorial team at the Van Gough Museum, the documentary directed by David Bickerstaff showcases Van Gogh’s iconic works like never before.

A spokesman for the event said: “Perhaps more than any other artist, Van Gogh’s life has long captured the imagination of storytellers.

“Delving deep into his fascinating and sometimes deeply troubled world comes this definitive, award-winning documentary.”

The screening will be shown at the Drill Hall, Lower Church Street, on Thursday, April 12, starting at 7.30pm.

Tickets are priced at £5, with money being raised for Chepstow Museum.

To buy tickets call Chepstow Museum on 01291 625981.