Girls and Hollywood is partnering with Rooftop Movies, NEON, and extra for a particular screening of Céline Sciamma’s Cannes winner “Portrait of a Woman on Hearth” in New York Metropolis, with one hundred pc of the online proceeds to be donated to the Nationwide Community of Abortion Funds.
The profit screening is going down Wednesday, August 10, at The Previous American Manufacturing facility, with doorways opening at 7:30 p.m. Buy tickets or discover out extra right here.
Additional occasion particulars, in addition to a synopsis and trailer for the movie, are beneath.
Synopsis: France, 1760. Marianne (Noémie Merlant) is commissioned to color the marriage portrait of Héloïse (Adèle Haenel), a younger girl who has simply left the convent. As a result of she is a reluctant bride-to-be, Marianne arrives beneath the guise of companionship, observing Héloïse by day and secretly portray her by firelight at night time. As the 2 girls orbit each other, intimacy and attraction develop as they share Héloïse’s first moments of freedom. Héloïse’s portrait quickly turns into a collaborative act of and testomony to their love.
Winner of a coveted Cannes prize, “Portrait of a Woman on Hearth” solidifies Céline Sciamma as one of the crucial thrilling filmmakers working on the earth at this time. Merlant and Haenel flip the refined act of trying right into a harmful, engrossing thrill, crafting breathtaking and stylish performances. To observe Marianne and Héloïse fall in love is to see love itself invented onscreen. With up to date themes in interval costume, “Portrait of a Woman on Hearth” is among the biggest love tales ever instructed.