News 22 AUG 2019

Lola vers la mer in competition at Angoulême Festival

Among the films competing during this 12th edition of the Angoulême Film Festival, Lola vers la mer by the Belgian director Laurent Micheli.

Second feature film by the Belgian director Laurent Micheli, Lola vers la mer is a French-Belgian comedy drama which will be presented as a world premiere during the Festival.

Lola is late for her mother’s funeral. Her father Philippe cannot accept he has also lost a son. A road trip story for a father and his daughter towards the sea, through mourning and into love.

Lola vers la mer is produced by Wrong Men. In coproduction with 10:15 Productions and Lunanime, with the support of the Centre du Cinéma et de l’Audiovisuel of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation. RTBF (Belgian broadcasting), Proximus TV, Tax Shelter of the Belgian Federal Government, the Region of Brussels, CNC and the Aquitaine Region.

Created in 2008, the Angoulême Film Festival takes place August 20-25th, 2019.