QFW: Preview – Portrait of a Lady on Fire

2019| 18| 120 mins|

Directed by: Céline Sciamma
Starring: Noémie Merland, Adéle Haenel

Céline Sciamma‘s (Girlhood) latest won the Queer Palm and Best Screenplay at Cannes 2019. The elegant and enigmatic drama tells the story of a female painter (Noémie Merlant) who must secretly paint a wedding portrait of a young woman (Adéle Haenel).

Screening as part of our Q-Film Weekender. This year’s line-up is bigger and better than ever. Join us to celebrate the best in LGBTQIA+ cinema from around the world.

 

★★★★★ “A NEW MASTERY OF CLASSICAL STYLE” – The Guardian

★★★★★ “RADIANTLY SENSUAL” – Time

 

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