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Le portrait interdit (2016)

| Drama, Romance | 2016 (China)
An empress commissions a painting of herself from a Fresh outsider in hopes of stirring her husband's interest in this lavish period piece. The Lady in the Portrait is a period yarn evoking... See full summary »

Director:

Charles de Meaux

Writers:

Michel Fessler (screenplay), Charles de Meaux (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Bingbing Fan ... Empress Ulanara
Melvil Poupaud ... Frère Jean-Denis Attiret
Yue Wu ... Yi, first servant
Shih-Chieh King ... General Intendent Chen (as Jin Shi-Jye)
Jue Huang Jue Huang ... Emperor Qing Long
Thibault de Montalembert Thibault de Montalembert ... Frère Castiglione
Féodor Atkine ... Frère Paul
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
FeiFei Yao FeiFei Yao ... High Rank Concubine
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Storyline

An empress commissions a painting of herself from a Fresh outsider in hopes of stirring her husband's interest in this lavish period piece. The Lady in the Portrait is a period yarn evoking the unique rapport between a French missionary and the Manchurian Empress whose portrait he's ordered to paint.

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

China | France

Language:

Chinese | French

Release Date:

2016 (China) See more »

Also Known As:

The Lady in the Portrait See more »

Filming Locations:

China See more »

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Budget:

$40,000,000 (estimated)
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Dolby Digital

Color:

Color (HD)

Aspect Ratio:

2:40 scope
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The Eternal
by Joy Division
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