29-year-old Baptiste is in a relationship with Samia when he first meets Cookie Kunty, a young drag queen from the Parisian scene who immediately mesmerizes him. Initially motivated by the idea of a photography project revolving around Cookie, he immerses himself into this world, eventually embarking upon a relationship with Quentin, the young man behind the drag queen.
He graduated at La Comédie de Saint-Etienne, with a Master’s degree in Cinema from La Sorbonne Nouvelle. After several experiences as an actor and production assistant, joined the direction department of La Fémis in 2013. With his graduation film, A Man My Son, he discovered the world of drag and won the performance award at the Clermont-Ferrand festival in 2018. Three multi-awarded short films will follow, all produced by Yukunkun productions. Florent Gouëlou is also Javel Habibi at night, a solar and committed drag queen, who performs every month on the Flèche d’Or stage in Paris. Three nights a week is his first feature film.
Filmography: Three Nights per Week (2022, D'A 2023), Premier amour (short film, 2020), Où vont les sons ? (short film, 2020), Beauty Boys (short film, 2019), A Man, My Son (mid-length film, 2018)