has come on board “We Need Your Vote,” a comedy set in the French political world directed by Michel Sapin
, a high-profile French comicbook artist.
Sapin wrote the graphic novel “Le Château – Une année dans les coulisses de l’Élysée” (The Castle – a year behind the scenes at the Elysée”). He knows well France’s political environment, having spent 12 months following the campaign of former France President Francois Hollande in 2012.
“We Need Your Vote” stars well-known French actrice Alexandra Lamy
(“Stand Up”) as Agnes, a ruthless communications manager for the campaign of a presidential candidate, and Finnegan Oldfield
(“Marvin”), as Arnaud, a young, bright and inexperienced staffer who joins Agnes’s team. Although he is new to this intrepid world, Arnaud is able to navigate between the twists of the campaign, the rivalries inside the team, and unexpectedly outsmarts his own boss, Agnes.
“Sapin is one of the country’s most celebrated comicbook artist and his