Trailer: “Portrait of a Lady on Fire” (2019)
Marianne, a painter, is commissioned to do the wedding portrait of Heloise, a young lady who has just left the convent and is the reluctant bride to be. The catch? Marianne must paint Heloise without her knowing – observing her by day and secretly painting her at night.
Intimacy and attraction grow between the two women as they share Heloise’s first and last moments of freedom, all whilst Marianne paints the portrait that will end it all. Adele Haenel (“BPM”) and “Hot Shots” actress Valeria Golino star.