• The Artist and the Model (2013)

The Artist and the Model

Release Date: August 2nd, 2013

R |1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary

Marc Cros (Jean Rochefort), a famous sculptor, sees Mercè (Aida Folch) in the village and brings her home to sketch her.

Cast: Jean Rochefort, Aida Folch, Claudia Cardinale, Chus Lampreave, Götz Otto, Martin Gamet, Christian Sinniger, Mateo Deluz

Director: Fernando Trueba

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Fernando Trueba P.C., S.A.

Keywords: Inspiring , 1940s , Emotional , Wife

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Steven BooneRogerEbert.com

    The Artist and the Model is a simple, straightforward film about the wonder and awe that the natural world inspires in us. show more

  • 50
    NPR

    The Artist and the Model suffers from the opposite affliction: It has all the trappings of a serious work of art, and it hasn't been hurried but it remains, in the end, disappointingly hollow. show more

  • 50
    Farran Smith NehmeNew York Post

    Cardinale’s few brief scenes are the ones with the most depth; her facial lines really did come along with some wisdom. show more

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