Tag Archives: Luàna Bajrami

Luàna Bajrami – La colline où rugissent les lionnes AKA The Hill Where Lionesses Roar (2021)

Three young and free-spirited women decide to escape their daily lives and form a gang. Read More »

Audrey Diwan – L’événement AKA Happening (2021)

An adaptation of Annie Ernaux’s eponymous novel, looking back on her experience with abortion when it was still illegal in France in the 1960s. Read More »

Céline Sciamma – Portrait de la jeune fille en feu AKA Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019)

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. Read More »