Portrait de la jeune fille en feu / Portrait of a Lady on Fire
LES FILMS DE CANNES À BUCAREST 10 - OFFICIAL SELECTION, CANNES 2019
OFFICIAL SELECTION, CANNES 2019
Award for Best Screenplay, Cannes 2019
Directed by: Céline SCIAMMA
Year of production: 2019
Length: 120 minutes
France, 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.