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Portrait of a Lady on Fire

  • 119 mins
  • Dir: Céline Sciamma
  • Cast includes: Noémie Merlant, Adèle Haenel
  • Cert: 15

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.


‘A superbly elegant, enigmatic drama’

Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian

‘Portrait of a Lady on Fire’ Is the Best Film of 2019

The Atlantic