On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the eighteenth century, a female painter is obliged to paint a wedding portrait of a young woman. An intense relationship develops between the two.
«Céline Sciamma reflects emotionally powerful and intellectually precise about love and desire, which always goes hand in hand with the view of the other person. The camera work translates the beauty of the painting in its own way, the actresses go to the heart. And the end, even if deadly sad, nevertheless brings a moment of happiness.»― Bettina Oberli
«»― Hannes Baumgartner