Portrait of a lady on fire
Directed by CÉLINE SCIAMMA
Cannes Film Festival 2019: Queer Palm | NT Premiere
Brittany, 1770. Marianne, a painter, is commissioned to do the wedding portrait of Héloïse, a young woman who has just left the convent. Héloïse is a reluctant bride to be and Marianne must paint her without her knowing. She observes her by day, to paint her secretly.