Portrait of a Lady on Fire

2019 France

Screening: 13th September 2021

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In 18th century Brittany, a female painter is commissioned by a countess to secretly create a wedding portrait of her daughter while pretending to be her companion. As the daughter and painter spend time together, hidden emotions come to the surface with unexpected consequences.

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5
Beautifully paced, brilliantly filmed and very well cast: a truly memorablefilm
4
Superbly shot camera work. A lovely film.
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What can I say about this film... Well, the lighting was fantastic. Oh, and the final 90 secs was very good.