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Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Portrait de la jeune fille en feu

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Directed by Céline Sciamma
France, 2019
Drama, LGBTQ+, Romance

Synopsis

In late 18th century France, painter Marianne is commissioned by a countess to paint the wedding portrait of her daughter Héloïse. While posing as her hired companion, Marianne is instructed to complete the portrait in secret. However, intimacy and attraction begin to blossom between both women.

Synopsis

In late 18th century France, painter Marianne is commissioned by a countess to paint the wedding portrait of her daughter Héloïse. While posing as her hired companion, Marianne is instructed to complete the portrait in secret. However, intimacy and attraction begin to blossom between both women.

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Portrait of a Lady on FireDirected byCéline Sciamma

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Awards & Festivals

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Cannes Film Festival
2019 | 2 wins including: Best Screenplay
Independent Spirit Awards
2020 | Nominee: Best International Film

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