We Love Céline Sciamma
(R) France – 2 hr 2 min – with subtitles
2019 · d. Céline Sciamma
Starring Adèle Haenel, Noémie Merlant
In 18th-century France, painter Marianne is commissioned to create a wedding portrait for free-spirited aristocrat Héloïse. As the artist strives to capture her subject, a deep emotional and erotic bond develops between the two women. Céline Sciamma’s romance was voted as the 30th greatest film of all time in the 2022 Sight & Sound critics’ poll.
This screening will be presented in conjunction with the film course Women Artists on Women Artists, taught by Jennifer Fleeger, Ph.D. Seating for screening-only attendees will begin at 7:00 pm. Just want to see the film? Purchase your tickets from this page.
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All screenings at BMFI are open seating.
Wednesday, May 31
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