Portrait of a Lady on Fire (Portrait de la jeune fille en feu)

  • Type of Media
  • Rated R
  • Written and Directed by Céline Sciamma
  • Reviewed by Anonymous

The following are out of 5:

Racial Representation: 0

LGBTQ+ Representation: 5

Disability Representation: 0

Body Size Representation: 0

Gender Representation: 5

Socioeconomic Representation: 0

Mental Health Representation: 0

Religious Representation: 0

Own Voice: Yes. The writer and director is a lesbian.

**Contains spoilers**

There are pretty much no men in this entire movie. Marianne, a young painter, is assigned to paint a wedding portrait of Héloïse, who is being married off to a man she has never met. Set on a French island in the 1700s, the movie depicts the romance that unfolds between the two of them.

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