The film starring Helena Bonham-Carter, titled “ When Dating Met 2020” details the highs and lows of dating in 2020, championing those who have made an effort to date this year. Recent research from the popular app, found that 7 in 10 (71%) people on Bumble feel that their dating life has been significantly impacted in 2020*. For those that were dating, only half (49%) were even confident about how to this year. The 90” launch film follows one woman’ s dating journey in 2020 as she looks back at the hurdles she has faced and overcome. From video dates to socially-distanced walks and the inevitable wee in the park, the film celebrates the awkward and funny situations that have made her stronger.
Cloé Bailly is a French director and screenwriter based in Paris. Shortly after graduating from La Sorbonne, she started to gain a lot of attention from her witty, funny and stylish films. Her comedy style is unique and very recognizable… She captures real-life moments with authenticity yet with a sense of irony and absurdity. Cloé has directed films for an array of international clients which include The Cannes Film Festival, Burger King, Canal +, BMW, Huawei, Contrex, Gucci, Le Palais de Tokyo, Vogue… In 2017 she has won Gold at Cannes YDA. In 2020, Cloé will shoot her first feature, the adaptation of Zep’s comic-strip, “Happy Sex”.