Portrait of a Lady on Fire follows an 18th century French romance between a painter and her subject. The film directed by Celine Sciamma uses art and subtlety to explore a love and the lives of women forgotten to history. Spoiler-free discussion until 9:00 minute mark.
See below for links on the items mentioned in this episode:
- Pandora’s Box and the Volunteer Police Force
Men Explain Things to Me by Rebecca Sonlit
- Interview with the director:
- Little Fires Everywhere