Sex Is Comedy
A director attempts to shoot a sensitive love scene involving two actors who hate each other
Behind the scenes of a film shoot, with Anne Parillaud in the director's role, Roxanne Mesquida (FAT GIRL), Grégoire Colin and Ashley Wanninger (ROMANCE). Breillat investigates and attempts to understand what happens on a shoot when scenes involving physical intimacy arise.
How can something as intimate as the sexual act be captured on film? How can psychological and logical reality, along with the 'show' aspect of the act, be set aside, so that one is just left with the body?