Cape Breton Regional Library

Film: Seraphine

Come enjoy a film on the big screen!

True story based on the life of French painter Séraphine de Senlis. In 1914, Wilhelm Uhde, a famous German art collector, rents an apartment in the town of Senlis, in order to write and to take a rest from his hectic life in the capital. Seraphine, the cleaning lady, is a rather rough-and-ready forty-year-old woman who is the laughing stock of others. One day, Wilhelm who has been invited by his landlady, notices a small painting lying about in her living room. He is stunned to learn that the artist is none other than Séraphine. French with English Subtitles.

Free event, all welcome.


Baddeck Library - 520 Chebucto Street

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