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Time121 mins
GenreBiography; Drama; Foreign; History; War
DirectorMartin Provost
ActorYolande Moreau as S�raphine Louis; Ulrich Tukur as Wilhelm Uhde; Anne Bennent as Anne-Marie Uhde; Genevieve Mnich as Mme Duphot; Nico Rogner as Helmut Kolle; Ad�la�de Leroux as Minouche; Serge Larivi�re as Duval; Fran�oise Lebrun as La m�re sup�rieure; Jean-Pascal Abribat as Francis Gouyet - Journalist; Anne Beno�t as Mme Delonge; Jo�lle Bobbio as L'ouvri�re en chef; Sandrine Bodenes as Marie-Louise - Wilhelm's cook; L�na Breban as Soeur Marguerite; Rosine Favey as Une invit�e de Mme Duphot; Serge Gaborieau as Le m�decin
CinematographyLaurent Brunet
PlotThe tragic story of French na�ve painter S�raphine Louis aka S�raphine de Senlis (1864-1942), a humble servant who becomes a gifted self-taught painter. Discovered by prominent critic and collector William Uhde, she came to prominence between the wars grouped with other na�ve painters like Henri Rouseau only to descend into madness and obscurity with the onset of Great Depression and World War II.
ProducerMilena Poylo; Gilles Sacuto
WriterMartin Provost; Marc Abdelnour