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Thoughts on Portrait of a Lady on Fire

I am a huge art buff … And I would probably consider myself an artist as well. Not on a professional level but still. I love creating (Also: Check out my art/penpalling Instagram: @mupfinsmiley_art) and I think it’s one of the most amazing yet most human things to occupy yourself with …The french film Portrait of a Lady on Fire uses this most human of all things to tell an equally human story. Portrait of a Lady on Fire Director: Céline SciammaWriter: Céline SciammaYear: 2019Country: France, ItalyCast: Marianne – Noémie MerlantHélouise – Adèle HaenelSophie – Luàna BajramiLa Comtesse – Valeria Golino Length: 121 min IMdB Plot Summary Young artist Marianne is summoned by a rich Comtesse to paint a wedding portrait of her daughter. She is to spend the days with the young lady – Hélouise – pretending to be her gouverness while secretly painting her. Her subject is about to be wed to a young man, yet the plans have been made against her will. She does not consent to the painting of her …