Ciné-Club : SÉRAPHINE : 1st June 2017, 6:30pm

Date(s) - 01/06/2017
6:30 pm

M L Bhartia Auditorium, Alliance Francaise de Delhi


Initial release: 2008

Director: Martin Provost | Running time: 2h06min

French with English subtitles | Free Entry Open to All

Plot: Soon-to-be-legendary primitivist painter and outsider artist Séraphine “de Senlis” Louis (Yolande Moreau) toils as a maidservant in the homes of the bourgeoisie in Senlis, France. For decades, Louis harbors a secret passion for painting in the evenings after work one that is discovered serendipitously by renowned German art collector Wilhelm Uhde (Ulrich Tukur). Taken by the woman’s enormous talent, Uhde becomes determined to bring Louis’ art to the world and to change her life.