Artemisia

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Artemisia 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.


Artemisia

Facts and Figures

Run time: 98 mins

In Theaters: Friday 8th May 1998

Distributed by: Miramax

Production compaines: France 3 Cinema

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 2.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 67%
Fresh: 14 Rotten: 7

IMDB: 6.8 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director: Agnès Merlet

Producer:

Starring: as Artemisia Gentileschi, as Orazio Gentileschi, Predrag Miki Manojlović as Agostino Tassi, as Cosimo Quorli, as Costanza, as Roberto, as The Judge, as Tuzia, Yann Trégouët as Fulvio, as The Lawyer, Silvia De Santis as Marisa, Renato Carpentieri as Nicolo, as Tassi's Sister, Liliane Rovère as The Rich Merchant's Wife, Alain Ollivier as The Duke

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