The Artist and the Model

Directed by Fernando Trueba
Year: 2012
Running Time: 105 minutes
Country: Spain, France
Language: French (English subtitles)

Summer of 1943. In an occupied France, not far away from the Spanish border, a famous old sculptor, who is tired of life and wars, finds the desire to work again on his last masterpiece when a beautiful young Spanish girl comes knocking after escaping a refugee camp in the South of France.

"A lovely and poignant drama...with rich characters and complex themes." - Los Angeles Times.

"A delight." - The New York Times


“A quietly beautiful rumination on mortality and artistic inspiration that will delight patient, older audiences”-- The Hollywood Reporter


Cast
Jean Rochefort
Aida Folch
Claudia Cardinale

Crew
Directed by Fernando Trueba