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Portrait of a Lady on Fire(Movie, 2019)

Original title: "Portrait de la jeune fille en feu" (French/FR)
1h 59min | Genres: Drama, Romance / Love
Portrait of a Lady on FireRating: 4.2/5 (with 136 votes) 283
Portrait of a Lady on Fire (French: Portrait de la jeune fille en feu) is a 2019 French historical drama film written and directed by Céline Sciamma, starring Noémie Merlant and Adèle Haenel. Set in France in the late 18th century, the film tells the story of a forbidden affair between an aristocrat and a painter commissioned to paint her portrait. Portrait of a Lady on Fire was selected to compete for the Palme d'Or at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival. The film won the Queer Palm at Cannes, becoming the first film directed by a woman to win the award. Sciamma also won the award for Best Screenplay at Cannes. The film was theatrically released in France on 18 September 2019. It was nominated for Independent Spirit Awards, Critics' Choice Awards and Golden Globe Awards for Best Foreign Language Film and was chosen by the National Board of Review as Top Five Foreign Language Films of 2019. ()
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About Portrait of a Lady on Fire

On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the eighteenth century, a female painter is obliged to paint a wedding portrait of a young woman.

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Additional Information

Production country: France
Plays in: Paris
Original language: French (FR)
Spoken languages: French (FR), Italian (IT)
Translated into 22 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 02/14/2020 (World premiere: 06/17/2019)
Director: Céline Sciamma
Producer: Véronique Cayla
Screenwriter: Céline Sciamma
Director of Photography: Claire Mathon
Composer: Para One
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Retrato de uma Jovem em Chamas"
"火吻女孩的肖像"
"燃烧的女子肖像"
"Porträt einer jungen Frau in Flammen"
"浴火的少女画像"
"타오르는 여인의 초상"
"燃烧女子的画像"
"Portrett av en kvinne i flammer"
"Портрет девушки в огне"
"Portrait of the Girl on Fire"
Aspect Ratio: widescreen

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:301171, Added: 11/04/2018, Last updated: 02/19/2020