A region, a legend, a murder.
This TV series opens the doors of a seminary and invites the audience into the little known life of churchmen.
Manon, 15, tried to stab her mother.
Though he's often alone, Martin's world revolves around his women, his "queens": women of character, who don't always make things easy, but women he can't live without.
An improbable, screwball and slapstick police procedural focusing on bizarre crimes on the outskirts of a small Channel town in the Boulonnais.
A small French town is devastated by the murder of a football supporter in the stands during a match. Alex, a local girl but also a cop, leads the investigation, seeking answers at the heart of her town, her family and their passion for football.
New Year’s Eve in Geneva. Ten around a poker table.
8 films, each the fruit of an encounter between a novelist and a filmmaker, creating a hard-boiled crime story in the B-movie tradition, exploring every nuance of genre cinema.
The strangest things happen in the Rochevilles' manor house, with its cursed bedroom and walls that speak... In its time it has been a place of protection, condemnation and also punishment.
Every family business has a golden rule: compartmentalize. Xanadu isn’t any different. At the helm, Alex Valadine, the flamboyant patriarch…and the high priest of the French X-rated film industry.
Now, for the first time, discover this mini-series of six films adapted from Simenon’s novels.
In court, the accused awaits the jury's decision. As the legal engine rolls on, he or she is all alone except for the counsel for the defence.
A third girl has been murdered in the middle of the festive season but superintendent Rousseau is not convinced by the serial-killer hypothesis.
An Emmy Award-winning HD series presenting a new approach to travel and adventure, weaving together landscapes, culture, and history of the Western Hemisphere.
Jean-Paul Belmondo returns to the settings of a fantastic career, accompanied by his son Paul.
Each three-minute film of this series is an alternative "making of", taking us behind the scenes that have marked the history of cinema.
A fantastic thriller between bacteriological conspiration and enigmatique manhunt.
DEADLY SEASONS is about criminal investigations which begin on common places. Colors evoke seasons and the episodes aim at exploring all the possibilities of the thriller.
No one saw Françoise's suicide coming. She jumped out of her Parisian apartment after receiving a death notice, which she immediately burnt.
Christophe is a successful lawyer, the boss of a practice which advises the Devaux group, a leading company in the paper industry.
Florence Varthy is found dead in her garage. Witnesses to her last few days are questioned to discover who wanted her dead. How did this woman, only daughter of well-known, brash businessman Jacques Varthy, end up like this?
Piet Oudolf is arguably the most influential garden designer of the last quarter century.
Italian jeweller Matteo Belmonte and his wife Christine are robbed for the third time in the space of a few months. With Christine in danger, Matteo fires two shots.
Assistant prosecutor Elisabeth Richard and gendarme Paul Jansac team up once again for an investigation in Martigues.
Simon Varlet is a brilliant and cynical lawyer, more sensitive to the amount of his fees than to the interest of the justice or the respect of the business ethics.
The coming together of two magnificent human beings totally different in every way: age, skin colour and culture.
Running away from the local Senegalese police, 30-year-old Aimé lands illegally in France. Without friends or a penny to his name, he has to rely on his natural wiliness to get by. Looking for somewhere to hide and a way to earn a little money, Aimé jumps at the opportunity to pass himself off as a priest.
Nadia has raised her son by herself on the outskirts of Paris. She is proud when he wins a place at the prestigious Henri IV high school. To help him with his studies she moves to Paris, getting into debt in order to offer him what his classmates have.
It all begins one evening in November, when Daniel Mercier, a minor accountant persecuted by his boss, decides to treat himself to a "royal" seafood platter in a Parisian brasserie. And there, to his surprise, President François Mitterrand comes and sits next to him...
Would you help your brother ditch a dead body? Etienne Leroy must make this snap decision when his younger brother Mathias admits to having accidentally killed his young mistress.
Amiens, 1713. Des Grieux is a noble young student, wise for his years, who's preparing to become a knight of the Order of Malta.
After long years of study, Manon is about to become a neurosurgeon. To pay her way through college she cleans crime scenes.
This day, Cathy’s life is turned upside-down with the shocking news that her daughter has been murdered
Inspired by a true story. Franck and Régis Delmas are the sons of a poor farmer in the Cantal. They form the "Robin Hoods of the Poor" gang, robbing banks and distributing the proceeds to those who need it most.
Today, many religions become more dogmatic.
A critical look at the tyranny of appearances.
Take a forest of a reasonable size and its owner, a woman of a reasonable age. Let’s say the owner needs money because of her unreasonable lust for a young man quite lacking in reason.
The tale of a brotherly, stormy and passionate friendship between naval officer Julien Viaud, better known by his pen name Pierre Loti, and sailor Yves Kermadec, his substitute "brother" - two men with seemingly nothing in common.
1934. Philippe falls in love with Odile, a beautiful stranger, and decides to marry her, against the will of his parents.
High-school student Bernard discovers that he's the fruit of a one-night stand by his mother.
It's 1832, and 22-year-old Raphaël's gambling has driven him to the brink of suicide.
Paris, 1961. 18 years old Jean meets 23 years old Marie, at the headquarters of the French criminal police, where he has been summoned for unexplainable reasons.
The ghosts of World War Two return when Klaus Barbie, the Butcher of Lyon, is found in Argentina. Franck Jourdan, a special correspondent with a French political magazine, dives into this investigation with passion, determined to see Paul Touvier condemned for crimes against humanity.
The disaster which occured in Courrières in 1906 claiming the lives of more than 1100 miners.
This film is a wake-up call about the drug and medicine industry, which can save lives but also take them away.
« U-TURN » or how to go from being a retired soldier to teaching history to teenagers !
Anne is a jazz pianist and has been blind since birth, François is an astrophysicist who's been blind from the age of seven. This couple is happy. But their daily routine changes the day François is given an artificial cornea transplant and regains his sight.
Novelist Martin has a bad habit of always killing off his characters.
Mr Martin is a 40-year-old Everyman, a fellow of normal stature who leads a normal life. But one night, at 8 o’clock, something very unusual happens.
Colette, a mother of two, leads a peaceful life as a housewife. But her life changes when her Aunt Mathilde suddenly dies.
80-year-old Jean has an incurable disease and decides to stop his treatment and end his life.
Turning 50 in a few weeks' time, getting dumped by a husband who has found a 28-year-old Capucine, refusing the advances of a fellow lecturer in corduroy trousers again,...Those are things that happen.
Mathilde works in a Planned Parenthood center. One day, a teenage girl comes to her office to ask for a morning-after pill. Mathilde quickly senses that something is wrong with her, and the girl eventually confesses she was raped.
Claire is a widow raising her two children by herself, barely making ends meet with odd jobs.
Just as Marc and Claire have bought a new house, their son Rémy falls seriously ill.
Vincent has a burn-out at the office, and his wife has him committed to a mental hospital against his will.
Rémy, a young architect based in Paris, is sent to Shanghai to finish the construction of a concert venue, after a colleague in charge falls ill.
Leo Dembélé is 20 and his girlfriend, Manon, 18. When she gives birth to his child, Léo is determined to take his father responsibilities,
When the teacher of isolated village La Croix du Fau dies, officially of a heart attack, he's replaced by Sylvia, a lovely young music lover.
Wallid, a young French officer of Algerian descent finds it hard to readapt to civilian life on his return from active service in Afghanistan. His professional career is over but, remaining in touch with former colleagues, he accepts a somewhat special offer.
They've just turned 20 and dream of the bright lights, meeting at an X Factor-type audition where they're attracted to each other.
Adele, a widowed teacher of 50, is lonely and bitter, until the day Kaniusha joins her class.
Following the death of his parents, Kléber is left looking after his brother Simple, 22 years old but with a mental age of three.
Nowdays, we refuse the idea of death, we pretend to be immortal but we forget life is short, so short.
A Father and son story.
The odd trip a father will undertake to meet his children and their lives.
How to overcome one's handicap and try to win the Paralympic games ! A lesson of hope.
A working grandmother starts an accurate investigation of her family and learns many things she has no idea about…
A 13 year old runaway desperately looking for his father.
Héléna Kramp, a bourgeois woman who lives in a nice neighborhood and, with the help of her long-time butler and friend, spends most of her time helping children living of one of the suburbs' "ghettoes"
At the beginning of the 21st century, Martha, a black baby, is adopted by two parents: Mr. Harald Beckmann and Mr. Tobias Joos. Although Tobias dies when she is a child, Martha nevertheless experiences a happy childhood.
50-year-old Christian is a disillusioned and cynical widower who's had enough of life. Lacking the courage to commit suicide, he hires a professional killer, marking himself as the target.
Following their parents' death in a car crash, three teenagers move in together to maintain the illusion of a family structure.
Tilly, a little Yougoslavian girl, lives alone with her mother Sonia in Bosnia, in the midst of bombings. Just before Alex(forty year old business man has just arrived from France) leaves, Sonia asks him to do her a favor - she wants him to take Tilly and leave her in the care of some family friends, the Ludovics.
16-year-old Nathan lives alone with his father Stéphane. As a new kid in high school, he’s invited to a party, where he falls for classmate Louis. They find themselves together and share a kiss. When Stéphane finds out Nathan is gay, he turns away from him.
This is the story of Charles Ponzi, an Italian immigrant who arrived in the United States in 1903 with two dollars and 50 cents to his name.
Lea Daumas has one vocation since her childhood : flying.
Hired by a surveillance company to oversee the security of a hypermarket, Pierre Solvy soon discovers that he’s expected to do other things besides the usual catching of suspects.
This is the story of Lucia, a bright young woman and a mother.
Middling lawyer Julien sees his childhood friend Jacques, now a rich property developer, accused of the murder of his wife, a woman they both loved but who ended up choosing Jacques.
Paul Berthier, an ambitious public prosecutor, is witness to the accidental drowning of a young girl in the Charente but does nothing to help. It starts to look like the girl was murdered, and the case lands on Berthier's desk.
Each family has their secrets… Laura, a young Parisian chef, plans to go back to her native Cévennes to turn her family home into a guest house, with the help of her childhood friend Cassandra.
In the doorway of the neighbourhood's most-renowned bakery, a young student collapses, shot dead. It's an inexplicable murder.
Ludovic Pessac, a young lawyer in his 30s, is murdered in his office. Assistant prosecutor Elisabeth Richard and police chied Paul Jansac are put in charge of the case.
During construction work at the library of the Palais des Papes, workers discover : a woman's skeleton.
CASTA is stationed in a Criminal Investigation Department that covers several districts in Paris. He is a particular cop with particular methods, not really integrated among his colleagues.
One evening, old Auguste drops dead among the customers at his restaurant. He leaves three sons.
In the space of few months, three anorexic teenagers have disappeared from the clinic where they were patients. Runaways or kidnap victims?
The body of a dead woman is found in a barrel hurtling down a hill in the middle of the night. The prime suspect is the husband, a violent and jealous painter from Collioure, for whom the victim was both model and muse.
The unidentified body of a homeless man is found in a dune of the Bay of the Somme, a shotgun wound in his back. An accident or murder?
It sounds like an everyday story in the sunny provinces, about a violent dispute between a butcher and his flighty wife 25 years his junior. But the following day the woman in question has disappeared.
The Versini family business has just hired an unknown as creative director. But things get even more complicated when the former director is found murdered.
A group of friends is gathered under the same roof to celebrate Christmas Eve. But during the night, an evil hostage taker will force them to reveal their lies, resentment and cowardice.
Newlyweds Emma and David are living a dream, with a baby on the way. They go on honeymoon to a simple cabin in the forest. But the romantic getaway turns into a tragedy.
A teenager's butchered body is found by the Seine.
Lou, 29, was initiated into ancient hunting rituals by her father before she ran away from home 15 years ago. Now, following his death, she's back. And a series of murders are being committed.
On one side there’s Marie-Line, a beautiful woman resisting the advance of time.On the other there's Marion, her daughter-in-law, married to her son, Paul. Between the two there's a house and Marion’s son, Ludo. Following Paul’s suspicious death, Marie-Line is ready to do anything to recover her property.
A new upset disturbs the peaceful atmosphere of Le Passage du Désir in Paris.
Lola Jost, a former police chief who's taken early retirement, and Ingrid Diesel, an American with a tormented past are neighbours. Nothing links them, apart from a horrendous murder committed in Le Passage de Désir in Paris.
A disturbing police investigation, loosely based on the story of a forensic scientist accused of the murder of his wife.
The assistant prosecutor is trying to unravel the murder of a local farmer-cum-tourist guide, stabbed in the heart and left in a Larzac cave.
A farm near Laguiole, in the Aubrac countryside. Luc Olié, forty, is found murdered with a bullet in his chest.
One day, Karine Blanchard is killed in a hit-and-run road accident. Emma decided to investigate herself. But what she finds out will change all of their lives …
Superintendent Rousseau of the murder squad, and his deputy Mariella De Luca, a young profiler, lead the investigation of a severed head found inside the Catacombs in Paris
One winter morning, Olivia decides to tail Philippe, the man she loves. She doubts his sincerity and faithfulness. Very soon her intuition is confirmed.
Paris, January 7th 1958. Ernest Ripper is a failed writer. Ernest goes to the « Lapin chasseur », a restaurant in Montmartre, to see a mysterious admirer who insists on meeting him. The secret admirer is Joseph Arcimboldo, a serial killer.
Julie wanders Neupart's streets in her cheerleader outfit, seeking someone who can take her away from her daily routine.
In a small provencial French town, Dr Christian Tellier feels sorry for one of his patients, Isabelle Fayet, who is beaten by her husband.
Noémie and Lucie have a plan: while Lucie spends the night with the jeweller, Noémie will rob her shop.
En 1979, Vincent Ferreira, gérant d'un grand supermarché, se voit refuser la qualité de membre du Sporting Club où se retrouvent tous les notables de sa ville qui élisent leurs pairs par cooptation.
Winter 1963. Etienne Lome, a sales rep for his wife Louise’s printing shop, is taken violently ill after eating. He gradually becomes convinced that Louise is trying to poison him.
A quiet couple in a small town nearby Orleans. The sudden and unexplained death of the young English girl hosted in their house will turn Simon’s life in a nightmare.
Marie dies in a car accident. But what was doing Marie Washington street? Celerin investigate.
Rebecca is a cop in the juvenile squad. Matthieu Francoeur turns up to report that his son, Joachim, has disappeared. Rebecca is fully committed to the investigation.
In the west of Paris, three strange murders are committed. Each time, the victim is eviscerated before being arranged in a macabre display.
Jonathan and Anaïs Hopkins have only been married a few months, but life together is a nightmare.
Arnaud Marescot has a thing about objects. He loves not only possessing them, but also the thrill he gets from stealing them. Now though, his obsessive interest is focused on Emilie, a young woman he witnessed committing a crime of passion.
Even a harmless and innocent pot can explode, if you leave it on the heat. And it’s this heat that’s gradually warming up the posterior of Ambroise Fridelance, failed illustrator specialising in the covers of cheap paperbacks.
Sara, a budding artist, arrives at Charles de Gaulle airport from Brazzaville. Sara meets Tramson, a former youth worker, who promises to help her break free once she’s paid off what she owes.
You don’t dine with the devil, not even with a long spoon.
When a teenage boy breaks free of his uptight mother and struggling musicproducer father, wanting to punish them for their separation, how does he channel all that righteous adolescent rage? As always, through the rock’n’roll.
Following an unlucky car accident in which a young woman is burnt alive, Gabriel struggles to avoid getting fingered for the crime.
An unlikely encounter between a gourmet wine producer and a rebellious young girl living on the fringe, whom he takes on as a cook.
The first time Emmanuel(le) wanted to jump from a window, he was seven years old. The second time was only a few seconds ago. Not a suicide attempt this time, just another screw-up, the disastrous consequence of yet another stroke of bad luck.
Corbucci, a private detective of Corsican and Ivoirian descent, hasn’t picked an easy case for his first investigation, nor does he go about it with any great subtlety.
Roxana Orlac, a famous violinist, loses the use of her hands in a terrible accident. Her career as a virtuoso seems to be over until Professor Christansen offers her a transplant of two new hands.
Iona is from the Basque region but works as a reporter for a Parisian newspaper. She is in Saint Jean de Luz, interviewing a former member of the Eterra terrorist group, when he is shot dead in front of her.
Ten-year-old Julie lives with her mother, Marie, in an isolated house. When a real murder is committed in the house, Julie takes the blame and retreats into silence.
A man is accused of murdering his wife.
A young single mother falls in love with a mysterious handsome man. A thriller that leave the viewer breathless and restless.
She is very attractive, she has a degree in psychlogy and she is a super cop raising her two young sisters. Captain Emma Sinclair investigates on the mysterious death of a young women in a parking lot.
Suffering from amnesia due to a car accident, a photographer is the victim of a devilish conspiracy.
A nurse falls in love with a married man, a plastic surgeon, which turns her life into a nightmare.
As a joke to her unpleasant neighbor, a young woman sets up a meeting for her on match.com. The joke turns into a nightmare.
A young police officer is after a psychopath who kills all the women seduced by the same Don Juan.
A dancer receives a letter from a friendship-chain. In the next days, she is the victim of strange events making her believe that she is bewitched.
A psychopath manipulates a female doctor revealing her at the very last minute the identity of his next victim to make sure she tries to save their life.
After the divorce, a woman is threatened to death by her husband who does not accept to be apart from her.
Trying to prove her innocence after the death of one of her patient, Dr Casey, chief anesthetist, discovers her life is threatened.
The doctor in charge of donation of organs is forced to collude with a killer who provokes brain deaths.
A young radio speaker witnesses the murder of her beloved lover.
Bewitched by a killer prostitute, a cop goes mad.
A piano teacher is accused of collusion with the murder of one of her most gifted students.
A few days after her wedding, an air-hostess discovers a marriage photo where the groom looks very much alike her husband.
A young women is suspected to be the accomplice to the kidnapping of her 7-years-old daughter.
A psychiatrist has to expertise a convict accused of a hideous crime. She starts to be the victim of murder attempts.
A young woman is harassed by one of her friend who tries to ruin her marriage.
A psychiatrist and a police officer try to prove the innocence of a man suffering from amnesia.
A young model becomes the target of a serial killer.
Delphine Frénel goes back to the past.
An Agatha Christie suspense for this mortal plot shut in a small stormy isolated island.
Lucie, a brilliant student in medecine is scared to go to sleep for fear of being again sleepwalking. Each time it happens, she wakes up with a dead body by her side.
Simon, a shy 30-year old man, meets Mélanie at work. She is dangerously beautiful. Simon’s possessive mother immediately dislikes her ; she is soon killed in an accident.
A young police officer investigates on the murder of a man who happens to be her lover.
Since she once cheated on her husband,the life of a young woman turns to hell.
Sophie is investigating the death of her sister, who disappeared while taking photos in the mountains accompanied by Bastien.
A man who spent 7 years in jail seeks revenge and aims at a daughter to hurt her mother.
Simon is an itinerant « new age » preacher. One day he picks up Gaël, a hitchhiker. He doesn’t know yet that Gaël is wanted by the police for freeing animals about to be tortured.
The city of Marseille is in a state of shock. Angèle, a depressive, alcoholic fifty-something has thrown herself out of a downtown window.
As clever as he is self-conscious, due to a tyrannical mother, Pierre-Jean Morin, also know as PJ, puts his emotions on hold after his wife leaves him. Once a brilliant cop, he has now become a local policeman dealing with the everyday life of his neighbourhood, Ménilmontant.
Suzie Berton, 67 years old, has a beauty salon. She is then arrested and accused of having killed a man, Marco, who is a small time gigolo
In a hospital, it is a day like any other in the operating room. Skilled doctors are gathered, ready for a regular laparoscopy, when something tragic suddenly happens.
A little lie with huge consequences...
Véra Cabral works in a psychiatric emergency unit. One evening, she finds her obnoxious and pretentious boss, Edouard Russel, waiting for her on her doorstep crying and begging for her help.
Betty Vitalini has just been through hell: she lost the baby she was expecting in a terrible car crash. She then receives a job offer to look after a seven year-old blind boy for a year. The boy lives with his father, a doctor, way up in the mountains.
Belleville, One of the melting pots of Paris, today.
In the 1970s, a home on the outskirts of Paris took in teenage mothers
A young watchmaker falls head over heels with a mysterious young woman.
Martinique, 1942. Rose, a young teacher, is dismissed by the Vichy regime of Admiral Robert. Disgusted at her treatment, and starved by the British blockade, she wants to escape with the young dissidents.
1914. Louis is a 27-year-old reservist and patriot, as is his childhood friend and longtime rival Bastien, who sees the war, like everything else, as an opportunity.
The love story between the French actress Arletty and the German officer Hans Jürgen Soehring during the occupation of France by Germany.
In the mid-19th century, two doctors with very different methods are competing in the field of mental disease, what will one day be known as psychiatry.
21:07 GMT, somewhere in the English Channel: a supertanker, the “Magnificent”, runs aground on the Casquets reef.
The history of Franco-German Klarsfeld couple who devoted his life to tracking down Nazi war criminals and bring them in front of Justice.
Northern Nigeria. Two French scientists working for an environmental NGO disappear during a mission in the region of Arlit.
Nadia, an army doctor based in Afghanistan, is ambushed and captured by the Taliban.
The true story of Bob Denard, a French mercenary hired in 1965 by the Republic of Congo.
France 1943. Two pretty and different girls, Alice and Lisette, 17, are torn from their families by the Nazis and, along with many other Alsacians, sent to labor in Germany.
A story of friendship and closeness, a tale of courage and broken dreams.
Spring 1981. France is in the middle of the presidential election campaign, and Chirac has just betrayed Giscard by standing for election.
At the beginning of the 20th century, in a France divided between Catholics and Republicans, Marie, a young Republican and believer teacher, is appointed at the head of the village public school.
Albert Camus, a life - Camus seen through women's eyes. From The Rebel to The First Man and The Fall, the last ten years of Albert Camus's turbulent life.
January 1943. France is under occupation. Louise is 70, and in her bar everyone likes to forget about the war. Her serenity is disturbed, however, by a cry for help from an English airman who falls from the sky...
Algeria. Benjamin, Kateb and Antoine are three teenagers from three religious backgrounds who never should have met. But they share the same passion for football and the same disregard for the disapproving looks which their unusual friendship draws.
In 1914 Théophile Maupas, a countryside teacher, is called up. From the trenches he writes long letters to his wife Blanche, who is also a teacher. In early March 1915, she hears that Theo has been shot.
In 1945, "cigarette camps" were set up in Normandy to provide rest and recreation for American soldiers back from the front and their wives.
An outraged Voltaire invents public opinion to denounce a miscarriage of justice to the whole of Europe...
June 1914. In the small village where he lives, twelve-year-old Momo is his parents' pride and joy. War breaks out and his father Maurice is mobilised, leaving his wife and son to run the farm.
In 1835, in order to cope with an ever increasing number of infants left alone during the day while their impoverished mothers had to go to work in factories, refuge rooms were put in place in some towns...
The extraordinary life of Marguerite Steinheil, also known as ''the Red Widow
A woman discovers that her granddaughter who disappeared when she was a baby is still alive...
In the late 19th century, Dr Pierre Adelaide, a doctor from the French West Indies, arrives in a Charente village to take over from a colleague...
1870. France declares war on Prussia. The Barbier family from Versailles confidently wait for the war to start ...
Pierre Bazeille is a writer. Seeking a quiet place to find inspiration, he sublets, Evelyne Droyer’s home, artist / sculptor in the Lot. But living together will not go peacefully…
35-year-old single farmer Julie hires African immigrant Djibril to help on the farm. What's more, she also asks him to pose as her boyfriend.
At 57 years, Jeanne Pascale Dorwal falls in love with a man of 35 years. Can Jeanne stand up for herself as a free and sensual woman?
This film is an adaptation of the famous comedy "Game of Love and Chance" by Marivaux.
They were The Starlights, a group whose heyday was in the early 80s, with their hit single "Stella".
Ariane is a lively young woman who works in a travel agency. One night, she receives a call for an anonymous male voice. Fascinated by the mysterious man on the phone, she falls in love with him.
The moment they meet, Eve and Sebastien fall into a deep passion. Because they can not stand living their love in secret any longer, they decided to speak out and leave husband and wife. While Sebastien has already told his wife that he leaves her, Eve learns that Marc has a cancer and needs to go to hospital the next day for surgery.
Nadia, an 18-year-old French girl from Moroccan origin, is now of age to get married. Despite her reluctance to marriage during the family summer vacation in Morocco, she finally chooses Samir.
When love is challenged by the weight of muslim traditions.
An ultimate love story, before oblivion.
Both in their forties, Clémence and Phillippe are happily married when Clémence discovers that her husband is having an affair with a very young woman.
Laurence Sémonin embodies Madeleine Proust, a retired woman who lives in an isolated farm.
The first one man show which makes you feel like dancing
Mayakis an underground comic designer. He is currently working on an illustrated novel : Azad ("freedom » in Armenian). Azad tells his grand father’s story.
Algeria. May 1st 1962. The war has been over for two months. But following secret agreements, de Gaulle continues to conduct nuclear tests in the Sahara desert.
October, 2006. Anna Politkovskaya, a russian journalist, is murdered in the hall of her Moscow building.
The last 24 hours of power before his fall.
Nuclear engineer Antoine Degas arrives in Saint-Lassou, a small and sleepy village, to persuade the inhabitants to approve the building of a new research centre and, eventually, a storage site for radioactive waste.
A girl and two boys, all three soldiers, turn up at an all-inclusive luxury hotel in Cyprus, with everything paid for by the French army. They're just back from Afghanistan, alive but traumatised.
It's 1973, and the Lip watch-making factory in Besançon is experiencing hard times. The director has resigned and there is no more cash. The only person showing any interest in the company is a corporate raider.
Through these three stories that answer and protract from each other, this triptych is the deads’ view of the living.
Like every other day, François Barat takes line 7 to work. But today a stranger stares at him from the other end of the train. The man finally approaches and calls out to François by name.
For years, Judith has been waiting for Gabriel to retire. Finally, he decides to go for it, and they organise a party to celebrate. While they are dancing in front of their happy friends, Gabriel falls down struck by a heart attack. He quickly recovers but he starts behaving strangely.
Olivier, a very young provincial player, has become, within a few months, the icon of an unusual rugby team.
Antoine and Camille are a happy couple.After a lots of exams, they find out that Antoine is infertile. So Antoine has an idea : if the child can’t be his, he at least wants him to be Camille’s. He accepts her to conceive «naturally » with another man.
Kevin, a Parisian teenager, is 17 when he discovers that Meriam, his high school friend wears an Ismalic veil...
When Sophie Marceau meets Ingrid Bergman.
After his father’s death, Daniel Tressard suggested to his mother, Marion, to come live with him for two weeks. A year has gone by and Marion is still at her son’s place where she feels just fine… But Sylvie, Daniel’s companion, cannot stand the situation any longer.
On its route, André will takes a hitchhiker on board : Vincent Saulnier who is on its way to his daughter’s boarding school. Unemployed for three years, Vincent has hidden the situation from his daughter Olivia and his ex-wife, Edith. Dazzled by the Ferrari and eager to convince his daughter that everything is working out for him, Vincent asks André to exchange their roles.
Roman and Thomas are both going through a divorce and meet each other while in court for their respective conciliation hearing. One day, Thomas just ring at Romain’s place, asking him to help out -just for the night. But the days and nights go by. As cohabitation is becoming increasingly tigh.
During a spa treatment, 60-something Henri meets Lila, an attractive woman in her 50s. They don’t know it yet but everything sets them apart!
The meeting of two men with the same name: François. The young François is 21, just starting out on life, while François senior is retired, Two destinies, two solitary lives full of lies and regrets on a collision course of self-discovery.
A racist widow confronts her prejudices when she has to take care of a mixed-race grandchild she never knew she had.
Fred Bonnemaison, a driven and self-centered Parisian food writer has to return to his home town, Lyon, when his mother, a lively octogenarian, runs away to join a community of free-thinking widows
Blandine, a lady from the posh part of town, is almost knocked over as she's jogging by a boy on his bike. And thus she gets to meet 10-year-old Michel-Ange, the son of a gay couple. They become firm friends. Michel-Ange finds in Blandine the grandmother he never had.
Patrick and Sophie’s life is about to change in several ways, including moving house at the start of the next school year.
Victor is 65, somewhat crazy, and one of the best chefs in France.
Brothers Yvan and Max are total opposites.
Antoine Grand, a recent recruit to Lille’s fire brigade.However, these normally united tough guys find their world turned upside down when they are told their site has been chosen to test the feminization of the Fire Brigade.
Jean-Pierre is a brilliant surgeon.The problems of his nearest and dearest don't interest him! But when he discovers that he too has a serious heart disease which needs operating on, Jean-Pierre finds out what it is to be a patient.
Elsa, Safia and Amandine all work for « La Providence Universelle ». One day, they decide to go for a break in a sea spa hotel. But they enventually realize that all their problems actually come from one man. That man who is making a fool of them works in the same company.
"I am a woman trapped in man's body". Here is how Belinda appears at Jacqueline.
Vanina is in the middle of a mega-storm: threatened with unemployment, destabilised by her son's own mystical crisis, provoked by her rebellious daughter... Vanina encounters her double, Nina, who's determined to sort problems out her own way …
Lola Fazière is a young home nurse in a small town in the South of France. Her timidity and fear of heights disadvantage her in her daily life, yet, due to factors beyond her control, she finds herself becoming a sort of « Zorro of Provence » superheroine.
Four forty-something brothers and sisters.
The author of several self-help bestsellers, Fleur can’t resist putting her theories into practice. She’s ready to do anything to make people happy, even at the risk of finding herself in delicate situations,
In a not too far-off future, renting friends has become a common habit for the rich, sparing them emotional disappointments.
Maxime is 40 years old and is unemployed. He lives with his sister, who has a son 9 years . It employs his brother to be his babysitter.
Inspired by David Abiker's biting polemic, The Museum of Man, The fabulous fall of the male empire, this is a sweet and sour examination of a couple in the throes of a marital crisis.
The eviction letter just brought about a general outcry among « Tastes of the world ». "Tastes of the world" is a french association aiming at gathering people by sharing cooking know-hows. Diminga, directs "Savour of the world". She suggests to counter-attack to get back to the association room.
When you spend your life running a business, when you sacrifice entire weekends, how does your life looks like ? Pierre gave everything to his business. And he has lost everything when he got fired by the new shareholders. In Pierre’s life, everything is upside down.
Alice Dupré, takes on a job as a human resources assistant in a department store, it's more to please her father than herself. A combination of circumstances puts her in charge of human resources at the worst possible time, just as the store's owner decides to "streamline" operations …
To win back his son's trust and his wife's love, Arman promises to bring home a free-range chicken for dinner. The simple promise of a joyful meal. Alas, the feathered creatures all seem to have flown from the town's shops …
Peter has turned the motorway service station where he grew up into one big singing and dancing show, as joyous and eccentric as he is.
50-year-old lawyer Bruno Cellini a is a lonely old bachelor. But his peace is suddenly disturbed when his ageing father, who dumped him 40 years ago to go and live in Polynesia, suddenly comes back into his life,
It's a magical job that consists of fulfilling people's every need and desire, like a modern-day fairy granting wishes, Lili David gives it her best shot
Middle-class Fabien, 40, is out of a job. Pressured by his wife, he tries to persuade his mother to leave the appartment he owns. But his mother is not at all ready to give up the place she's been living in for years
The Devilles are rich, but they become poor when Philippe, loses his job. The Riccis are poor, but they become rich thanks to Leslie, a dynamic young woman who starts up her own Internet business. The two families have nothing in common except for their honest and fair-minded banker, Frederick Merlin,
Alexander is looking for a job and for happyness... At the age of fourty, his life is not a success… until a notary announces him that his father died and that he inherits from a pork farm.
A French family plans to swap homes with a Turkish family for the holidays. But at the last moment, the father learns he could be about to be made redundant. The two families have to live together .
40-year-old François, newly divorced and out of work for two years, is going through a bad patch. He has no alternative but to go back to live with his mother, Alice. The cohabitation between mother and son is fraught.
Barbara has vanished in Corsica without a word. Hadrien sets off in search of the woman he loves. But he soon finds he is not the only person worried about Barbara's disappearance, when he meets Emmanuel, Barbara's "other lover".
"He has no flair, just lots of luck." "By all means possible he manages to fail."
Denis thought he had found the perfect shelter in a summer camp... But he has to cope with boisterous children which he hates and he is lumbered with the friendship of Gilles-Henri.
A crooked comedy that will make you feel like a million bucks.
Dr Valmer, who pretends to be the best dentist in town, breaks an arm in a hunting accident and has to find someone to replace him.
Starring Clémentine Célarié who falls in love with a model, much younger than she is.
The return of Benjamin’s biological father, 7 years after his son has been adopted by Cecile !
Following Virgile’s death, Numa, his faithful companion, requests the presence of John Spicher. Numa announces to him that he will not be able to acquire any land, nor any milk from Virgile’s properties, because, unbeknownst to everyone, Virgile has an heir.
LEA FABER, a young and attractive « executive woman », learns that the new big boss of her telecommunication company is well known for having strong moral values.
Lisa leaves her husband when she finds him in a ‘compromising situation’ with his mistress. She leaves everything behind and goes with only a bag and her porfolio ...
Didier is a priest. He looks after wayward kids. And sometimes their parents too, who are often just as bad. Teenagers and lonely elderly people all benefit from Didier's help.
Antoine just lost an important position as an executive in a advertising agency. Catherine quit her job in a big publishing company. When they meet, because they both want to show off a little, they hide to each other their professional shortcomings and their money problems. The love story starts under a cloud of lies.
The Maurel de Ronchard family, including Gladys, their granddaughter and financial whiz-kid, are aristocrats on the wane. Although they own a beautiful domain with a castle, which still looks wonderful, they have no money left to look after it.
Poor Leo Lubac was sure he had hit rock bottom. Set-up by his bosses to take the fall in an insider trading scandal, the innocent Leo returns from prison to find his life of privilege has disappeared into thin air.
In Marseille, one man has created a panic in the Mafia.
Since her husband's death, Jade has run the palatial hotel which has belonged to the Marsac family for generations. On the evening of her daughter's engagement party, her future son-in-law, Fabien, is found murdered next to a prostitute in one of the hotel suites.
You've left your child with a young babysitter, promising your little treasure that you’ll be home early. Except that, just imagine... Imagine coming home later that night to find nobody there.
Carla Rubens is a former cop who now works as an investigator for an insurance company.
The series recounts Fouquet’s inexorable rise, his financial acumen, his success with women, the building of his château, Vaux-le-Vicomte, which prefigured Versailles, and his struggle with Colbert, who brought about his downfall and left him to rot in in a gloomy, remote fortress.
A bank manager, her employees and a handful of customers are about to endure a few nightmare hours with the four men who have come to rob the bank.
Fear descends on the small provincial town of Poitou-Charentes in France in the 1970s after a series of pretty brunettes are brutally murdered.
At a crossroad, she penetrated another dimension. She started living her own life.
A flamboyant drama that opposes a father to his daughters in a war for power that he has himself initiated.
Back on the childhood of Marcel Pagnol.
Six friends in their twenties meet each other in a Resistance network in 1944.
A young woman who wants to start it all over again gets caught up by her past.
Following a clerical error, the chief of police Laurence Louve is sent to Lyon to be with her colleague Alexis Attar, a brutal cop using controversial methods. A strange relationship ensues between them where rivalry mixes with seduction.
Sergio and Angela, who are in their mid 30’s, are an energetic and rather happy couple. Despite the fact that they have many friends and hobbies, their lives are clouded by the fact that they cannot conceive.
During the war in Algeria, Laurent, a student who intends to become a journalist, decides to forfeit his service exemption in order to go to Algiers and join the officer’s school. He meets Evelyne, a young French settler whom he falls deeply in love with.
Alexandre Laurent and Raphaël Menaud have been best friends since their childhood in state care. They became partners in a law firm, making a great team.
To protect his family, Frank Riva must thwart powerful criminals.
Solitary and workaholic, Comissaire Valence investigates complicated crimes in his sector.
Two high profile cops, the cream of the crop of French Crime Squad.
« Vertigo » is a collection of 24 TV Movie of 90’ each. The heroines of these movies are always beautiful and innocent womens who often find thereselves in danger, with drama passion, manipulations and a lots of wrong tracks and new turns.
Two cops, one is a police captain, the other one is an inspector. They work as a team...
Leonard, a former police captain, is out of action. But when Judge Alice Brezinski turns to him for help in solving a mysterious series of crimes, he calls on his twin brother Jeff.
Complaint is a detective series of 52-minute episodes, centred around a police station in a working-class suburb of a provincial French city.
Six close friends - Stan, Inès, Barthélémy, Marine, Constant and Gaël - are revising for their Baccalauréat exams.
A story of high-school friends who lost touch but are reunited at a wedding.
The lives in a sugarcane plant in from 1785 to 1810 in French Antilles.
Life is far from being an easy game for Stéphanie, Mimi, Claude and Isabelle, four women in their thirties who are totally upset by their monotonous, daily life.
Two women, a deputy public prosecutor and a young cop, team up to bring murderers to justice.
The daily life of a couple, both working for the police.
Ariane Ferry fights against time to find missing people.
Jean-Luc is an idealist, altruist, new hippy, anti-globalisation activist, utopian, slacker, dreamer... In short, a humanist. And as a company boss, he wants a workplace similar to his ideal world: a Noah's Ark of every race and colour.
Make your dreams come true. Save the world. Get the girl next door… or not.
The film's director starts to piece together the history of the grandparents he never knew from a few old things kept in two boxes.
This short film was created from photographs taken by Roger Martin du Gard during the 1914-1918 war.
SOLEY portrays the daily life of two young boxers between trainings, life in the slum, and soon the international competition where they will represent their country, Haiti.
This film is the sequel to the film "Blanche Neige en prison" in which the director had met Beatrice.
In French Guiana, the director films the descendants of escaped African slaves: the Bonis.
The French passion for Brazil, his songs and melodies, dates back to the early twentieth century.
The tale of the last whaleboat.
The film paints a clear picture of the French Resistance itself, while tackling the question of commitment to a cause in general.
Claire Durand-Drouhin, dancer and choreographer, gives dancing lessons in a prison for woman.
On 7th June 1942, the day on which it became obligatory for Jews in France to wear the yellow star, non-Jewish French people begin to wear their own signs, or false stars, on the streets of French towns.
Since the voting of the communal charter, five families settled there in yurts were living in fear of being evicted by the local council.
In a funny and surprising road-movie, author and actor Rachid explores Texas on a moped and presents us the incredible characters he encounters.
We discover Camus from a new angle, his Minorcan origins.
Vauban's career is contemporaneaous to Louis the 14th's reign. Fifty years of Vauban's life were dedicated to consolidating the Roi Soleil's sovereignty,
Pour croire, ils croyaient. Et puis, un jour, la vie a fait qu'ils se sont retrouvés en contradiction avec leur foi. La réalisatrice Philomène Esposito et Michel Schifres sont allés à la rencontre de ces catholiques chez lesquels le doute est un jour entré.
17 years old Marie-Amélie wanted to become a fireman. But one day, she is the victim of a scooter accident and one of her legs has to be amputated. Her determination and courage will make her overcome this challenge and start training again to become a world class track and fields athlete.
Four girls whose dream is to attend the 2008 Beijing’s Paralympic Games.
For the past two decades, James Lee Burke has been one of the most outstanding crime fiction writers in the USA. He is the only winner of two Edgar Awards and he is considered as one of the best contemporary American authors.
Love, desire, need but also hatred and despise are evoked by these women and these men who all share the unquestionable love of the Movie industry.
Helping to understand a building, getting up close to the architecture itself, always coming back to the architect’s own subjective choices... such is the approach behind the Architecture Stories collection.
The film unveils an unknown side of Willy RONIS' work.
A portrait of photographer Willy RONIS.
A living portrait which revisits the work of photographer Lucien Clergue, who was a friend of Picasso for almost 30 years.
The unknown story of a restrained passion.
Mauthausen, a name engraved in people's memories...
Evocation memories of Maurice Rajsfus.
« A life with Oradour » shot in the ruins of this martyred French village, relates Robert's story and the events of that day.
The story of a touching and humorous friendship between two men, one handicapped and the other wanting to save him.
A dramatic story of particular relevance today - a look at doping in sport from a new perspective.
The initiation rites of an apprentice surgeon in the operating block at a university hospital.
This portrait of Romain Gary invites us behind of the scenes of the Ajar affair.
A young man is walking through Tokyo, facing the camera. His movement is smooth and the city he walks through is majestic.
In June 1940 Hitler was in Paris. For the first and only time in his life, he was visiting the city of lights, a city he had always dreamt of exploring.
Do you know what the oldest marketed perfume is? Eau de Cologne. The story of Eau de Cologne takes us almost four centuries back in history.
Musica do Brasil is a subjective musical journey, from Rio to Sao Paulo, which revisits the last golden age of Brazilian music: from bossa nova to contemporary rap.
What do our beloved kids get up to once we've left them at school? During lessons they discover the world with their teacher, but once the bell has rung for break, they recreate their own world through the games they play.
The United States of Albert is a “Road Movie”.
After the death of the young woman he was lodging for more than one year, a fifty year old man finds himself alone with a two years old little boy, Lino.
Ideally speaking, a love story should last as long as life does......
Sitting on the terrace of a Parisian coffee, a young man tells a charming unknown woman the bet that he had made, three years ago, with an experienced seducer.
The movie that will tropicalize you !
Haitian couple who work on a sugar cane plantation in the Dominican Republic escape the desperate conditions of the ‘bateyes’ (cane cutters’ communities) and make their way back to Haiti where further tragedy awaits them.
Bruno Lussac is a cop. As he tries to get some money at an A.T, his card get stuck in the machine. He becomes crazy when he learns that he has no more money on his bank account.
A Corsican village where there is full of lies and misunderstandings.