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Portrait of a lady on fire

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Title Portrait of a lady on fire [videorecording].
Publisher/Date [Australia] : Madman Entertainment, 2020.
Pagination etc. 1 DVD-video (approximately 119 min.) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Creation Note Director, Celine Sciamma.
Performer note Noemie Merlant, Adele Haenel, Luana Bajrami, Valeria Golino, Christel Baras.
Summary Note France, 1760. Marianne is commissioned to paint the wedding portrait of Héloïse, a young woman who has just left the convent. Because she is a reluctant bride-to-be, Marianne arrives under the guise of companionship, observing Héloïse by day and secretly painting her by firelight at night. As the two women orbit one another, intimacy and attraction grow as they share Héloïse's first moments of freedom. Héloïse's portrait soon becomes a collaborative act of and testament to their love.
Target audience note Rated M.
Language note Languages: In French. Subtitles in English. .
Subject Foreign films -- France
Feature films -- France
Lesbians -- Drama
Women artists -- France -- Drama
Gay artists -- France -- Drama
Historical films
Romance films
Added Author Sciamma, Celine director.
Bajrami, Luana actor.
Baras, Christel actor.
Golino, Valeria actor.
Haenel, Adèle actor.
Merlant, Noemie actor.
Shelf Location DVD F PORT
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