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THE LADY IN THE PORTRAIT / LE PORTRAIT INTERDIT (N/C 15+)

An empress (Fan Bingbing) commissions a painting of herself from a French outsider and Jesuit priest (Melvil Poupaud) in hopes of stirring her husband’s interest in this lavish period piece. This juicy tale of art, power, concubines and Catholicism, set in the 18th century imperial court in China, boasts exquisite sets and costumes, and East-meets-West historical exoticism. 

 

Cast Fan Bingbing, Melvil Poupaud, Jin Shi Jye, Huang Jue , Thibault De Montalembert, Féodor Atkine   

Director Charles de Meaux | 2017 | France, China | 103 mins   

Bingbing looks at her finest and definitely fits the part…  Hollywood Reporter  

FILM SHOWING 

Glasgow Film Theatre | Sunday 11th November 17:20

Edinburgh Filmhouse | Saturday 17th November 20:35

Chichester Cinema at New Park | Tuesday 20th November 16:30

Aberdeen Belmont Filmhouse | Friday 30th November 18:05

Glasgow Seamore Cinema | Friday 30th November 18:30

 

TRAILER

 

WE ARE RECRUITING

FOR ALL POSTS
Deadline: 22 August 2019 at 12:00
All posts are located in Edinburgh.
YOU WILL FIND MORE DETAILS HERE

PRODUCER

French Film Festival is seeking a Producer to develop & deliver all-embracing and diverse content for the 2019 edition of the festival.

PRESS AND PR OFFICER

French Film Festival is seeking a Press and PR officer to develop & deliver the media coverage of the 2019 edition of the festival.

MARKETING OFFICER

French Film Festival is seeking a Marketing officer to develop & deliver the profile of the 2019 edition of the festival.

LOGISTICS CO-ORDINATOR

Deadline: 22 August 2019 at 12:00 French Film Festival is seeking a Logistics co-ordinator to ensure on-time print delivery and circulation for the 2019 edition of the festival.

TECHNICAL ASSISTANT

French Film Festival is seeking a Technical assistant to provide online and on-screen content for the 2019 edition of the festival.

TWO TRAINEESHIPS

French Film Festival is seeking two trainees to work and learn within the structure of the 2019 edition of the festival.

PLAY YOUR PART

The French Film Festival UK seeks personable and responsible volunteers for its exciting 26th edition.
We suit roles to match your skills in such areas as hospitality, logistics, guest liaison, and coordination.
If you are a team player then reply to: volunteers@frenchfilmfestival.org.uk

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