Directors’ Fortnight: Discovering Prestigious Auteurs
Director Emmanuel Laskar
Country France
Year 2015
Running Time 24'
Definition/Color HD | Color
Genre Fiction
Maxime is a romantic and lazy painter. His wife Suzanne has recently left him and stilllives in their house in Provence with her new lover. Maxime can't move. He seeks inspiration wandering through their garden, as his upcoming first exhibition is bound to reveal his work to locals.
Emmanuel Laskar
Born in 1976. After training as an actor at the ESAD academy in Paris and a master degree in Drama Studies from Sorbonne University, he acted in various contemporary theatre pieces. He has worked as an actor in The Host and the Cloud, El Secreto and Philippines and so on. Cool Off! is his first fiction film.