Girlhood director Céline Sciamma returns with this fantastically calibrated, incandescent romance between a painter and her topic, which took house each Finest Screenplay and the Queer Palm at this yr’s Cannes. See it in Australian cinemas December 26.
Brittany, France, 1760. Marianne, a painter, is commissioned to do the marriage portrait of Héloïse, a younger woman who has simply left the convent. Héloïse is a reluctant bride to be and Marianne should paint her with out her realizing. She observes her by day and secretly paints her at night time. Intimacy and attraction develop between the 2 girls as they share Héloïse’s first and final moments of freedom, all while Marianne paints the portrait that can finish all of it. #PortraitOfALadyOnFire #CélineSciamma official trailer