Second Union

Second Union

TRAILER: Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019)

Check out the trailer for the film currently taking festival season by storm. 

Official Synopsis: 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.

Directed By: Céline Sciamma

Starring: Noémie Merlant and Adèle Haene

Release Date: Dec 6, 2019



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