Mistral's Daughter

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  • 1984
  • 1 Season
  • 6.9  (656)

Beautiful and naïve Maggy Lunel arrives in Paris completely broke. She becomes an artist's model and the toast of Paris, attracting the attention of Picasso-like painter Julien Mistral, an arrogant and selfish man who places his work above everything. Their paths diverge as Mistral's art catches the eye of a rich American woman who becomes his patroness and eventually his wife. During the war years in France, Mistral collaborates with the Nazis in order to continue with his work, a decision that will come back to haunt him years later. In the meantime, Maggy has a daughter named Teddy who grows up and falls in love with Mistral with whom she has a child named Fauve. As Mistral ages, he comes to terms with his selfish past and wartime betrayal through his art, leaving a beautiful legacy for his daughter, Fauve.

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Episode 8
8. Episode 8
September 30, 1984
Upon hearing Mistral plans leave Fauve his most valuable paintings so she can inherit his fortune and legacy, Kate discloses Mistral's Nazi ties, hoping to destroy their relationship.
Episode 7
7. Episode 7
September 29, 1984
Mistral returns to Kate following Teddy's death but Fauve spends summers with him in in France. As time passes, Fauve is growing up and starts a teen romance with Adrian Avigdor's son Eric.
Episode 6
6. Episode 6
September 28, 1984
Kate returns to Mistral in war torn Europe, rekindling their romance and leading to a daughter named Nadine. Meanwhile, Teddy is all grown up and pursuing her own career as a model.
Episode 5
5. Episode 5
September 27, 1984
As tensions heat up on the brink of World War II, Mistral'success only makes him more vile as he collaborates with the Nazis to get paint and canvases and fails to help his Jewish dealer Adrian Avigdor flee from the German troops.
Episode 4
4. Episode 4
September 26, 1984
Maggy tries to sell her jewelry to provide for her daughter. When the jeweler finds out she is Jewish he contacts a friend in the fashion industry, giving Maggy a second chance at modeling.
Episode 3
3. Episode 3
September 25, 1984
Maggy and Perry's romance leads to a daughter named Teddy, but Perry's Catholic wife refuses to grant him a divorce. Maggy and Teddy move to America, with the hope that things work out, but upon arriving, find out Perry has died in an accident.
Episode 2
2. Episode 2
September 24, 1984
Maggy and Mistral's torrid affair ends when he falls for the scheming Kate who has helped push his art career forward. But Maggy soon finds love again as she is wooed by a wealthy Irish- American banker, Perry Killkullen.
Episode 1
1. Episode 1
September 23, 1984
Maggy finds a modeling career and much more when she meets Julien Mistral, a painter who soon takes her home to pose, As his muse and lover, Mistral's paintings become legendary and Maggy enjoys great success as a model.
Mistral's Daughters
Mistral's Daughters

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Beautiful and naïve Maggy Lunel arrives in Paris completely broke. She becomes an artist's model and the toast of Paris, attracting the attention of Picasso-like painter Julien Mistral, an arrogant and selfish man who places his work above everything. Their paths diverge as Mistral's art catches the eye of a rich American woman who becomes his patroness and eventually his wife. During the war years in France, Mistral collaborates with the Nazis in order to continue with his work, a decision that will come back to haunt him years later. In the meantime, Maggy has a daughter named Teddy who grows up and falls in love with Mistral with whom she has a child named Fauve. As Mistral ages, he comes to terms with his selfish past and wartime betrayal through his art, leaving a beautiful legacy for his daughter, Fauve.

  • Premiere Date
    September 23, 1984
  • IMDB Rating
    6.9  (656)