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443 Ratings

High Art

Directed by Lisa Cholodenko
United States, 1998
Drama, LGBT+


A young female intern at a small magazine company becomes involved with a drug-addicted lesbian photographer, both of whom seek to exploit each other for their respective careers, while slowly falling in love with each other.

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High Art Directed by Lisa Cholodenko

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1998 | Directors' Fortnight

Sundance Film Festival

1998 | 2 wins including: Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award

Independent Spirit Awards

1999 | Winner: Best Female Lead

1999 | 4 nominations including: Best First Feature

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