AN INDEPENDENT MOTION PICTURE NOW IN DEVELOPMENT
Mel, an aging fashion model headed toward the twilight of her career, wanders through an industry-odyssey of photographers, filmmakers and artists, having an increasingly difficult time discerning who's a friend and who's a foe. When a rival model comes onto the scene and a mysterious stalker pursues her from afar, Mel must reevaluate her dreams of achieving immortality through fame and focus on surviving not only the external threats of a superficial industry, but her own deteriorating mental state.
John Singer Sargent's "The Portrait of Madame X"
Madame X draws inspiration from the true story behind John Singer Sargent's famous painting "The Portrait of Madame X," which is the iconic likeness of an American expat who moved to France in the 1930s with the only goal of immortalizing herself through that era's booming art movement.
She was successful.