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Portrait de la jeune fille en feu

Céline Sciamma France, 2019

Not A Sexy Vampire's rating of the film Portrait of a Lady on Fire

I stopped breathing twice during Portrait Of A Lady On Fire, awestruck at sheer cinematic majesty. Both the leads are exceptional, the story is perfectly paced and it looks absolutely beautiful. The crescendo of emotional climaxes devastated me. By the last shot, I was utterly overwhelmed. A new kind of cinema, one of the best films of 2019 and maybe the decade. Need to see this again.