Review: "Tim's Vermeer" Can Only Be Appreciated at a Surface Level

Tim Jenison has a goal: to create a perfect replica painting of one of the works of the famous Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer. Problem is, Tim has only tried painting twice before, and isn’t very good. That’s the basic premise of the documentary Tim’s Vermeer, the first film from the magician team Penn and Teller, with Penn producing and narrating and Teller directing.