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3.3
388 Ratings

The Portrait of a Lady

Directed by Jane Campion
United Kingdom, 1996
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

The tale of a young woman, Isabel Archer (Nicole Kidman), who challenges the confines of her sheltered existence on the hermetically closed American expatriate circuit in late 19th century Europe. Based on the classic novel by Henry James.

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The Portrait of a Lady Directed by Jane Campion

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1996 | Winner: Best Film (Pasinetti Award)

Academy Awards

1997 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Golden Globes (USA)

1997 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1996 | 2 runner-up prizes including: Best Supporting Actor

1996 | 3rd place: Best Actress

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