CRITICISM – For her first feature film, Noémie Merlant was inspired by her personal life. A film broke for a poor result.
Noémie Merlant has a dog. Discovery in The heirs and Heaven will waitby Marie-Castille Mention-Schaar, the actress caught the eye of Céline Sciamma (Portrait of the girl on fire) and Jacques Audiard(The Olympiads).
The 30-year-old has just given the reply in English to Cate Blanchett in a biopic on the conductor Lydia Tar. We will see it in 2023 at Nakache and Toledano in A difficult year and with André Téchiné in Feet on the ground. His passage behind the camera is therefore not to be put down to frustration. On the contrary, it seems to be the fruit of love.
Noémie Merlant had a great passion with Gimi Covaci, a Roma actor she met on the set of her short film, Shakira. She chose to direct it in her first feature film, taking her group of actress friends to Romania. A film broke for a poor result.
In the fiction, Jeanne (Merlant) goes to Romania with her friends to bury her life as…