Portrait of a Lady on Fire (Ritratto della giovane in fiamme) directed by Céline Sciamma, starring Noémie Merlant, Adèle Haenel and Valeria Golino, 1’59”, FRA 2019

France, 1770. Marianne, a talented painter, is hired to produce the wedding portrait of Héloise, a young woman who has just left the convent to marry the man chosen for her. Héloise does all she can to resist her fate by refusing to pose. So Marianne tries to surreptitiously memorize her face, in order to be able to paint it in secret at night.