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Documentary 'Stolen' Tracks Search for Lost Art

The poster for 'Stolen' features Vermeer's 17th century masterpiece 'The Concert.'
The poster for 'Stolen' features Vermeer's 17th century masterpiece 'The Concert.'

In mid-March of 1990, 13 valuable works of art were stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. Art detective Harold Smith turned the case into a personal obsession.

Filmmaker Rebecca Dreyfus has created a documentary, Stolen, that tracks the 15-year-old case. The film will be shown again in April at the Independent Film Festival of Boston.

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