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Portrait of a lady on fire [videorecording] / directed by Celine Sciamma.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

France, 1760. Marianne is commissioned to paint the wedding portrait of Héloïse, a young woman who has just left the convent. Because she is a reluctant bride-to-be, Marianne arrives under the guise of companionship, observing Héloïse by day and secretly painting her by firelight at night. As the two women orbit one another, intimacy and attraction grow as they share Héloïse's first moments of freedom. Héloïse's portrait soon becomes a collaborative act of and a testament to their love. -- Provided by publisher.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library DVD FIC POR (Text) 33892100700682 Adult New DVDs DVD System_Only_3months 08/11/2020 Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 121 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: [United States] : The Criterion Collection, 2020.

Content descriptions

Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director, Celine Sciamma.
Participant or Performer Note:
Noemie Merlant, Adele Haenel, Luana Bajrami, Valeria Golino, Christel Baras.
Summary, etc.:
France, 1760. Marianne is commissioned to paint the wedding portrait of Héloïse, a young woman who has just left the convent. Because she is a reluctant bride-to-be, Marianne arrives under the guise of companionship, observing Héloïse by day and secretly painting her by firelight at night. As the two women orbit one another, intimacy and attraction grow as they share Héloïse's first moments of freedom. Héloïse's portrait soon becomes a collaborative act of and a testament to their love. -- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Language Note:
French audio; English subtitles.
Genre: Romance.
Video recordings.
Summary: France, 1760. Marianne is commissioned to paint the wedding portrait of Héloïse, a young woman who has just left the convent. Because she is a reluctant bride-to-be, Marianne arrives under the guise of companionship, observing Héloïse by day and secretly painting her by firelight at night. As the two women orbit one another, intimacy and attraction grow as they share Héloïse's first moments of freedom. Héloïse's portrait soon becomes a collaborative act of and a testament to their love. -- Provided by publisher.

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