Artemisia Movie Review

Truish tale of Artemisia Gentileschi, widely regarded as the first serious woman painter. Fighting discrimination and a dated morality, our heroine struggles to paintwhile society says no. There's also a romance with an older guy which leads to a rather drawn-out inquest, plus a bit of a Sylvia Plath mentality about the whole thing. Ultimately, there's not a terrible lot of insight into Artemisia, but the look into 1600s Italian mores is quite telling.

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Director : Agnès Merlet

Producer :


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I have just watched Valentina playing Princess Maria in War and Peace ..and have to say she portrayed a the long suffering daughter of a cold and heartless father , who shares her love of mankind with all around her , with total sincerety . Valentina played this role with total commitment ...and was excellent !

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Artemisia Rating

" Weak "

Rating: R, 1997

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