The story of the creative and emotional entanglement in 1947 between legendary architect Mies Van der Rohe and his client Dr. Edith Farnsworth which resulted in the first glass house -- the landmark Farnsworth House near Chicago. Mies and Edith started as architect and client, became lovers, then bitter enemies who last saw each other in court. This is the story about all the blood on the floor in the making of a masterpiece.
Did You Know?
Jeff Bridges had once been circling the role of van der Rohe with Maggie Gyllenhaal as Edith Farnsworth; however, Ralph Fiennes was eventually cast in the role. See more