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Portrait de la jeune fille en feu

Portrait de la jeune fille en feu is a movie starring Noémie Merlant, Adèle Haenel, and Luàna Bajrami. On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the eighteenth century, a female painter is obliged to paint a wedding portrait...

Other Titles
Το Πορτρέτο Μιας Γυναίκας Που Φλέγεται, Portret dame u plamenu, Liepsnojančios moters portretas, Retrato da Rapariga em Chamas, Portrett av en kvinne i flammer, Porträtt av en kvinna i brand, Retrato de uma Jovem em Chamas, 燃燒女子的畫像, Ritratto della giovane in fiamme, Porträt einer jungen Frau in Flammen, Portré a lángoló fiatal lányról, Nuoren naisen muotokuva, Портрет даме у ватри, Portret Dame u Plamenu, 浴火的少女畫像, Dyokan shel Na'ara Olla Ba'Esh, Portret kobiety w ogniu, Portræt af en kvinde i flammer, Stående av en dam i brand, Retrato de una mujer en llamas, Portret djevojke u plamenu, Alev Almış Bir Genç Kızın Portresi, Portret mladenke v ognju, Retrato de una chica en llamas, Portrait of a Lady on Fire
Running Time
2 hours 2 minutes
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Drama, Romance
Céline Sciamma
Céline Sciamma
Luàna Bajrami, Noémie Merlant, Adèle Haenel, Valeria Golino
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

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 testament to their love.

Comments about drama «Portrait de la jeune fille en feu» (24)

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I have been looking forward to seeing this film for a long time and finally got the chance to see it on a recent weekend. I was not disappointed. This film was a good representation of the style of the early 20th century. It is about the movie-making of the times and the man behind the camera, both the traditional and the modern. You can find that some of the scenes were filmed in front of a yellow or white background but that's to say nothing for the beautiful pictures they portray. I can't say enough good things about this film. It is an original and a very thought-provoking story about a man who has been acting a different role in his life and whose feelings of love for his wife have been completely betrayed. It is a great drama, but also an amazing film. It has a wonderful sense of history, both in its own time and in the way it portrays the times and the people. I have always enjoyed the acting of Berenice Bejo and it was nice to see her return to acting. Her performance was exceptional and it was great to see her take on this role. The two leading actors in this film, Gerard Depardieu and Franck Bousquet, were also excellent in their roles. I hope to see more of them in the future. I also liked how the film was shot and the way it portrayed the modern times. The whole film was very well done and the viewer will be really engrossed in the film.

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There are two main things that are quite hard to explain, which I would like to attempt to do. One is the character of Louis (Vincent Cassel). Louis is the central character of the film, and he is an old man, a man who is the only one of his kind in the world. He is the same man he was before he had his accident. He is so close to death, and he knows it, and he knows he cannot live. But he doesn't know how to die. He knows that he will die in a few days, and that there will be no more doctors around. And that is exactly the point. Louis is almost the only one in the world who can die the way he wants to. But he is at the same time the only one. He knows he will die, but he doesn't know how. But Louis knows that in his time, in his death, he will have a beautiful, fulfilling life. This is the point. I cannot explain the other thing, which is the beautiful scenery of France, and the images of the sun, and the forests, and the people, and the mountains, and the rivers. All of these are so perfect, so perfect that they are beautiful in their own way, they are perfect in their own way. They make life more beautiful. And it is because of them that life can be beautiful. The other thing is the music, and the way that the music is used, the way that the music can make you feel the film. The music is beautiful, and it is used to create a beautiful atmosphere. The music is used in a way that the film is beautiful, and in a way that the film makes life beautiful. I hope you will not find this strange, and that you will not find it confusing. I think that this is a good film, a very good film. I think that it is very good. It is not perfect, but it is very good.

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It is difficult to determine what exactly happened in the movie but we can see that he is not the "wrong" person but the "right" one. The movie focuses on his relationship with a very important girl in his school. At the end of the movie we can see that she was the one who was not happy with his behavior but later on she appears to be happy with it. The movie was really moving and it does not get boring. The atmosphere in the movie is just really pleasant. There are some amazing scenes which are very emotional. The movie is really interesting and should not be missed.

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Willie G.

THE PRINCE (1980) is a romantic drama set in an English manor. It stars Helena Bonham Carter as Agnes, a rich widow who lives in a beautiful, European manor with her eccentric but loving husband, Thomas (Eddie Marsan). At night, when she has fallen asleep, Thomas takes her upstairs and makes love to her. His powerful lover is in love with her too and she is aware of his feelings, so she secretly plots to get rid of him. One night, when she is visited by her servant, Agnes confesses to her husband about her secret. In her rage, he kills the servant and takes her to the manor where she hides. But she has to face her husband, who has become an evil man, and asks for her help to get rid of him. To do this, she must confront her feelings and her husband's evil. She has a real love for him and she wants to go back to him, but she can't do it alone. The film is wonderful, full of drama and fantastic performances. It is also quite beautiful. It is full of symbolism. The film has a good plot and a good performance. The only problem is that the story is too slow, and the ending is too artificial. The ending is so corny and unbelievable. But it is still a great film and I recommend it to anyone who wants a good love story. It's a good drama, and it's a great love story.

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Roger C.

What is the real meaning of life? Is it to die a slow death, or to live and see the world? An unforgettable French film. For me, it is one of the best I have ever seen. I have seen the film several times and always wonder, what does it all mean? This is the story of a young man who lives and feels like he is dying. This film is about the pure joys of life and the pain that comes when a person can not enjoy his life. The title, "A Hundred and One Faces" is a nice touch. The main character has a hundred faces and is dying of cancer. It is a bit of a "how to" film for the viewer. This is the story of a young man who lives a life full of joys and pain. It is not one of those films where you sit back and say "I am so glad I watched it." It is a film that you watch and learn from. There is a lot to learn from this film. There are a lot of emotions to be had from the film. It is a very moving film. There are many scenes of happiness and happiness in the film. There is a very nice ending to the film. You can see that the young man is coming to his own conclusions about his life. The story is so moving and the story is very deep. I really enjoyed this film and hope to see it again soon.

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Judy H.

It's difficult to know exactly how to describe this film. For one thing, it's a story that goes back and forth between the two main characters. They are not clearly defined as friends, enemies, lovers, whatever you want to call them. It's also difficult to know what exactly is going on with these two. They seem to be some kind of angels, but who cares? What matters is that they're in love. There is a wonderful scene where they are having sex. The sex is good, but I'm not sure it's because of their sex. It's more like sex without love. But this scene is kind of the point of the whole film. The end is also quite poignant. You want to know what they're going to do next. You don't know, but you know. There are two things that make this film work. First of all, the cinematography is really good. The camera never moves. It's always right in the middle of the action, never jumping around. The second thing is that it has a very good soundtrack. The music isn't so much used as a background, but it really adds to the mood of the film. It fits with the mood and makes it feel more real. I think the reason that I liked this movie so much is that I really feel that the characters are real. I don't really think of them as angelic or anything like that, but I think that they are real people. The story is good, but not very good. I know this film is more about relationships, but I don't think the relationships are that interesting. I really don't like romance. I don't think I could relate to it. I think this movie is more about feelings and feelings. I think that is the main focus of the movie. It's an interesting movie, but I think that I like it better as a love story. I like this film because it has a beautiful soundtrack and a good story.

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I would like to begin by stating that I have never seen the first three films of this series (aside from the English language version of "Les Richets d'Avignon"). The four films from the series have the look and feel of a French film, but I am not familiar with French. I will not say more about the films. I will say that I enjoyed the films, as well as the first and last. It was well-done and I enjoyed the movie. I will add that I really like the way this movie was told. It did not feel like a Hollywood film or a French film. The shots were beautiful, the acting was good, and it really made me think. It is a simple story that has a lot of emotion and keeps you thinking, which is a very good thing. The story is very sad. I really liked the way the story was told. It was interesting and felt like it was well thought out. I found the emotions conveyed in this film to be very realistic. I would have to say that I really liked this film. I would like to say more about the films, but I think that I am just going to say that I did enjoy them.

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Stephen E.

I must admit that I have not seen a movie in a long time that left me speechless. I mean this is something different. At first I thought that the story might be one that could be told in another way. I was wrong. I was very surprised to see a movie with so much heart. The acting was very good, the chemistry between the two leads was perfect, the scenes were very realistic, the settings were beautiful, the colors and the music were really beautiful. I loved this movie and I am not exaggerating. I really hope that people like this movie. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did.

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If you know the French cinema, you know that Emmanuelle Beart is one of the best actresses of her generation. She was a complete mystery in "Emmanuelle, Emmanuele, Emmen" until the film came out. But she is one of the best in her generation. I saw this film and was amazed by the casting. The story of a girl who has to leave her family and go to Paris to work in a magazine is very well done. I was actually scared of the environment when I went to France and this film was the only film that helped me to understand that. She does a great job and I would love to see her in other films. If you have not seen it, I would suggest that you watch it.

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Bruce Black

I went to see this movie after hearing so much about it. I found the whole film quite interesting, but not spectacular. However, I thought that it was the acting of the actors that made the film enjoyable. I thought that they were all very convincing. I thought that the mother and the daughter were particularly convincing. The actress that played the mother was just so cute and so real. I think that it is an excellent movie. I thought that it was a very well made film and the acting was very convincing. I would recommend this movie to anyone who is looking for a good drama.

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Carolyn G.

This film has been on my top five since it's release in 1997. For a French film to get such great reviews is remarkable. It's a good story of the relationship between a woman and her daughter. The film starts off slow but the story slowly develops and develops. The performance of Joaquin Phoenix is fantastic. The use of music is effective, and the scenes are shot very well. The acting of this film is outstanding. However, the ending of the film is very abrupt. It's hard to understand why the father ends up with his own son. There is a good message about the importance of father-son relationship. The picture itself is also interesting and attractive. The film won the best foreign film at the Venice Film Festival in 1997.

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Brandon Oliver

You don't need a history degree to see what a complete and utter misfire this movie is. As much as I love the work of Mario Bava, the author of "L'Amour et la Nuit" (Love and Death) and the movie "L'Occhio di Sibira" (The Prince and the Slave) (both 1971), I found "Chinatown" to be a thoroughly boring movie. The plot was completely unbelievable, the cinematography was excellent, but this movie was more "Frank Sinatra" than "Errol Flynn". And the acting was the most unimpressive I've ever seen. Even the roles of Chinatown and Sonny Corleone were performed by the wrong actors. Sure, I could do without the singing, but I couldn't have watched the entire movie without hearing "Carry On My Wayward Son" and "My Old Lady", two of the most popular songs of the 1930s, both by the band "Pop", also sung by the wrong people. And did I mention the atrocious singing of Edith Piaf? I don't remember this film ever getting a good rating from me, but this movie is a complete waste of time. I wouldn't recommend this movie to anyone, even those who like period movies. If you're a music fan, then you might enjoy this movie. If you're looking for a "Citizen Kane" type of movie, then skip this one.

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Billy K.

A good biopic of Marie-Thérèse Poulain, this French-Canadian film shows her life in a rather dry way, so it is an excellent movie to watch, but it is not a great film. The story of Marie-Thérèse is interesting and a bit more complicated than the main story, but the way it is told is not exciting enough. The film tells the story of Marie-Thérèse Poulain, an artist and photographer, with the film having the best qualities of photography, with the shooting and filming really being very good and the scenery, in a very good way. I think this movie has been very good, and the story of Marie-Thérèse is interesting, but the way the story is told is not very interesting and it is not really interesting.

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A French film that doesn't take itself too seriously. I'm not sure if the viewer is supposed to be amused by the French dialogue or the way the dialogue is delivered, but it works for me. A couple of good performances. I enjoyed the movie even though it took me some time to catch up to the main story. My favorite character was the French teenager. He was a strong character who would take risks for his friends. I liked his character a lot. I think the ending was also good. I liked the performance of the boy who was in love with the girl. The girl was a very attractive girl and she did a good job in acting. The two actors in the film did a good job in their roles. They were a little different than the typical French actors, but they did a good job and were very convincing. Overall, a good movie. I liked it.

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Diane Shaw

This is the kind of movie that I like and I watched it on a rainy Sunday. I thought it was an interesting piece and I'm surprised that no one else has commented on it. I don't know the history of the movie or any other details but I enjoyed watching it. There are many beautiful scenes and I also enjoyed the way the main character was portrayed. It was also interesting to see how he was being portrayed because I'm not French. I hope that some other viewers will find the movie interesting because it was a pleasant surprise.

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I was a bit skeptical about this film. After seeing some negative reviews, I decided to give it a chance. The premise sounded promising. An elderly couple is separated in Paris, and the younger one finds he has been duped into marrying the older woman, and he is left with nothing. I also have a similar situation in my life. I'm single and have never been married. I still have a girlfriend, but that doesn't mean I want to be a nymphomaniac. I know that I could never be with someone I like, or at least nothing I am really into, because my interests are too disparate. A film like this one would offer me something to watch, a couple of hours of entertainment. I had seen some negative reviews on IMDb, and was curious as to whether I would like it. The film started out good, and I got more and more involved with the plot. The acting was good, the cinematography was good, and the plot was engaging. But then it went downhill. I think the reason for this is that the main character was in a lot of pain. We didn't get to know him as a person. He was shown as a weak-willed wimp. He had a tendency to cry when he was upset, and had to go into shock when someone was hurt. The film didn't portray him as someone who loved his life, or loved his love, or wanted to be loved. He just wanted to be loved. That was the main flaw. I could have cared less about the character. But the ending was really, really weak. I don't know why. I'm not really sure if it was just bad writing or poor directing, but it didn't seem to go for the best. The ending made the film seem like a sad version of Romeo and Juliet. I don't know if I would have enjoyed the film that much more if it had ended with his sister making him promise not to leave her and telling him that he loves her. Or if the film had ended with him finding his lost love. I didn't really care about the story. I felt like I was watching a play with bad acting. I didn't care about the characters. I was left with a feeling of emptiness and sadness. I could not believe that I would want to watch this film again.

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Ryan P.

A woman decides to end her life, but how will the other people react to her decision? The other main character is her friend, the most interesting character in the film is the father who has to deal with his daughter's decision. The mother is the first person to react to the decision, but as she sees that the decision is wrong, she goes against her daughter. The father and daughter, who are in the same class, have to get along as well as possible. The film is pretty slow, but is still an interesting look into the class divide. The ending is pretty good, although I think that it is a bit ambiguous.

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I liked this film as much as I liked the book. In fact, I think the book is better. It was always going to be a hard sell for an English-speaking audience to see a French film set in an English village. They were used to seeing everything set in Paris, and the entire movie was set there. And, of course, there's the problem that most Americans just don't have an inkling of what French people actually look like. So, even when we are shown the typical American suburb, it's not a real Paris. In the book, the main characters live in a small town in the French countryside, and all the people in town are of the French-German-Jewish persuasion. But the big village in the book was in Boston, which is a big city. The problem with the book is that the characters in the book are all part of a family, and that family's dynamic is not fully explained. It's just one example of the many things that can't quite be explained in the book. But, I really think that, if you go to see this movie, you will be happy you did.

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Kathleen O.

I've seen a lot of reviewers and TV pundits who couldn't get enough of this movie, and after reading all of the negative reviews, I was curious to see if the same criticism was accurate. I was surprised that most of the reviewers who blasted this movie, were not talking about the plot. The plot was a disappointment to me. The dialogue was terrible. I wasn't bothered by the boring characters, the crazy conversations, or the slow pace of the story. The plot seemed to be all over the place. It seemed to me that the movie just didn't know what it wanted to be. There were some good performances from the actors, but the script and the actors just didn't seem to mesh together. If you like romantic comedies, I recommend you see this movie, otherwise, I would pass.

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Matthew A.

I am not a big fan of the movie 'Amelie' - I usually find the story to be very messy and therefore hard to follow. This is not the case with this movie. I like it for the very simple reason that it is a beautiful story told with a very beautiful setting. The movie is the story of a girl who is a lonely single girl who has never been accepted by any one. She lives alone in a world of young people. She meets a young man, who, although has a mother and a sister, doesn't seem to have a mother or a sister and therefore has no family. He is her only friend. And then, she meets this other guy and they fall in love. Now, I am not going to explain why this movie is so great. I think that anyone who is interested in film and literature would find it interesting. But, let me tell you what I think of it: It is a beautifully shot movie and it is a very touching movie. It is not the story of a beautiful girl, but it is about a girl who is not loved. And it is about love and hope and finding a way to live. This movie has a great message. In my opinion, it is the best movie I have ever seen. If you like good movies, or if you just like a movie about love, then this is a movie you have to see.

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Emily Bennett

What's interesting is how closely it is linked to another French film, I'M A MAN! The only difference is that this one doesn't really have any female protagonists. But that's OK, it's not about women at all. The film is a French-made crime drama with some LGBT themes thrown in, but I would say it's more about relationships between people, both men and women. The film is based on the novel, "Un Parfois de la Jeunesse", which in turn is based on the autobiographical work of a woman, Marie-Louise (the name is French for "the feminine one"), who was part of a criminal gang that murdered her husband and several of her friends. The film takes place in the 1930s and involves a man and a woman, both having young children. Marie-Louise is played by Uma Thurman, and the man is played by Francois Cluzet. It is a very good movie. The first half is very powerful and moving, the second half more suspenseful and keeps you thinking about the film. I would definitely recommend it to anyone, as it has been a long time since I've seen it, but if you like films about crime, this is definitely worth a watch. Rating: 8/10.

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I liked the film. I loved the film. I think this is a very well made film. I'm looking forward to seeing it again. The screenplay is very well done and I liked it. I like that they did not have a "high-budget" Hollywood ending. I think it's a wonderful film. I didn't get bored. The acting was fine, the directing was good. The music was good and it felt like it was based on real life. I liked that it didn't take itself too seriously. I don't know if I'm a political scientist or not, but I think the film had a good message. It is a wonderful film. I recommend this film to anyone who wants to see a great film.

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Anna H.

The final scene of the film, which would occur at the end of the movie, is one of the best in film history. The director obviously was trying to recreate the film classic scene in the script, and it was a good job. Although, the scenes of the same color were not always the same as the real scene. It was a good film.

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Billy Tucker

This is the first movie to have an artistic director. The movie starts with a scene where a drunk couple kill a man and hang his body from a tree. The audience is told that it is a man who is the drunk. The film then switches to the artist and her son. The son is a very smart kid and as the movie goes on, he is given a lot of responsibility. It is amazing how they portray a relationship between a father and a son. This is a very interesting movie, I recommend it to everyone.