Fictions - Crime/Thriller

Valerie's Law

La Loi de Valérie : Tous Coupables

90'
Valérie, a gifted lawyer in her fifties, acts as if she were still a rebellious teenager with a love of gambling. She takes malicious pleasure defending notorious villains.

Murder in Maussane

Crime dans les Alpilles

90'
Maussane, at the very heart of the French region of Provence, with its olive trees and its charming squares. Deputy prosecutor Elisabeth Richard and local police commander Paul Jansac are investigating the murder of Caroline Autiero, wife of an old mill-owner.

Missing Child

Le Poids des Mensonges

90'
Luisa has all she needs to be happy: she lives with Mathieu, the man she loves, and Arthur, Mathieu’s 6-year-old son by his first wife, who died in an accident. But Arthur, whom Luisa has been raising like her own, suddenly disappears from school and no one claims a kidnapping.

Julien's Law

La Loi de Julien : Le Bon Fils

90'
Julien is a famous lawyer, upright and loyal, who worships Irène Delamarche, the rich and generous businesswoman who adopted him on the death of his parents.

The Queen Murders

Jeu de Dames

9x90'
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.

Suite noire

Suite noire

8x60'
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.

Crimson winter

Hiver rouge

90'
A third girl has been murdered in the middle of the festive season but superintendent Rousseau is not convinced by the serial-killer hypothesis.

Adrift

À la dérive

90'
Villefranche is a French city of 30,000 citizens where Jérôme Cachart, 34, is accused of murdering Driss Belhaj, who used to be his best friend.

Death in the soul

La mort dans l'âme

90'
Marc Lagnier confesses to the murder of his adored son, but refuses to explain

Russian Roulette

Une chance sur six

90'
Hubert Vallon is a well-off antique dealer, a thrill-seeker who loves gambling a lot more than he loves his wife, Patricia, to whom he owes his fortune.

Murders in Sarlat

Meurtres à Sarlat

90'
Sarlat, in south-west France, was the site of violent peasant revolts - the croquant rebellions - in the 17th Century. Now, the son of the region's largest manufacturer of preserved foods has been murdered in a ritual recalling those historical events

Murder in Fresange

Le secret de l'abbaye

90'
The body of Brother Yves is found hanged by the feet from a cross in Montjoyer cemetery, near Fresange Abbey in the South of France.

Her word against his

Parole contre parole

90'
Laura has a promising career as a young auctioneer, but her life looks set to fall apart when she's the victim of a rape.

Murder in Bastia

Tensions sur le Cap Corse

90'
A businessman with a nefarious reputation is found murdered on the pier of the port of Toga. There's a particular, striking detail: the victim's ears have been cut off.

Thirst for life

La soif de vivre

90'
Lisa, family mother of 11 year old Thomas and a new born baby, is gradually being consumed by her alcoholism.

Murder on Aix Island

Les mystères de l'île

90'
A body is found in a boat adrift somewhere between Fort Boyard and Aix Island. Solène Brach from the mainland police is sent to investigate. 17,5% market share, 4,3 million viewers on France 3, first position on 17/01/17

The woman with red hair

La femme aux cheveux rouges

90'
Southern Burgundy is a peaceful region of many churches. But in Saint Gilles the atmosphere becomes frightening as the past plays with the present.

Deadly Seasons

Les Saisons Meurtrières

4x90'
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.

Dying for a child

Une mère en trop

90'
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?

Life after killing

Tuer un homme

90'
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.

Murder in Martigues

Crime à Martigues

90'
Assistant prosecutor Elisabeth Richard and gendarme Paul Jansac team up once again for an investigation in Martigues.

Angel of fire

Ange de feu

2x90'
No one saw Françoise's suicide coming. She jumped out of her Parisian apartment after receiving a death notice, which she immediately burnt.

Dearest Brother

Mon frère bien aimé

90'
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.

Murder in Batz

Les blessures de l'île

90'
After long years of study, Manon is about to become a neurosurgeon. To pay her way through college she cleans crime scenes.

Murdered

Assassinée

90'
This day, Cathy’s life is turned upside-down with the shocking news that her daughter has been murdered

The Robin hoods of the Poor

Les Robins des Pauvres

90'
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.

One thing at a time

L'affaire de Maître Lefort

90'
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.

The dark side

La Face

90'
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.

Murder in the Cevennes

La Vallée des mensonges

90'
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.

Black enigma

Noir enigma

90'
In the doorway of the neighbourhood's most-renowned bakery, a young student collapses, shot dead. It's an inexplicable murder.

Murder in Aigues-Mortes

Crime à Aigues-Mortes

90'
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.

Murder in Avignon

Meurtre à Avignon

90'
During construction work at the library of the Palais des Papes, workers discover : a woman's skeleton.

Captain Casta

Capitaine Casta

90'
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.

Simenon : Death of an old man

Simenon : La mort d'Auguste

90'
One evening, old Auguste drops dead among the customers at his restaurant. He leaves three sons.

Lanester 2 : Memento Mori

Lanester 2 : Memento Mori

90'
In the space of few months, three anorexic teenagers have disappeared from the clinic where they were patients. Runaways or kidnap victims?

Murder in Collioure

Meurtres à Collioure

90'
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.

Murder in the Somme

Le Vagabond de la Baie de Somme

90'
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?

A mysterious disappearance

Monsieur Max et la rumeur

90'
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.

A smell of blood

Un parfum de sang

90'
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.

Christmas eve dinner

La nuit du réveillon

90'
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.

Married to a stranger

J'ai épousé un inconnu

90'
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.

Iris Yellow

Jaune iris

90'
A teenager's butchered body is found by the Seine.

Orion's children

Les enfants d'Orion

2x90'
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.

Mirror, mirror on the wall

Miroir, mon beau miroir

90'
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.

Manta Corridor's secret

Le secret de Manta Corridor

90'
A new upset disturbs the peaceful atmosphere of Le Passage du Désir in Paris.

Passage du désir

Passage du désir

90'
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.

Inner conviction

Intime conviction

90'
A disturbing police investigation, loosely based on the story of a forensic scientist accused of the murder of his wife.

Murder in Lozère

Crime en Lozère

90'
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.

Murder in Aveyron

Crime en Aveyron

90'
A farm near Laguiole, in the Aubrac countryside. Luc Olié, forty, is found murdered with a bullet in his chest.

Hit & Run

Répercussions

90'
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 …

Blue catacomb

Bleu catacombes

90'
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

The three silences

Les Trois Silences

90'
One winter morning, Olivia decides to tail Philippe, the man she loves. She doubts his sincerity and faithfulness. Very soon her intuition is confirmed.

Taste for murder

Une place parmis les vivants

90'
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.

Deadly summer

Mortel été

90'
Julie wanders Neupart's streets in her cheerleader outfit, seeking someone who can take her away from her daily routine.

I killed for you

Pour toi j'ai tué

90'
In a small provencial French town, Dr Christian Tellier feels sorry for one of his patients, Isabelle Fayet, who is beaten by her husband.

Simenon : in case of bad luck

En cas de malheur

90'
Noémie and Lucie have a plan: while Lucie spends the night with the jeweller, Noémie will rob her shop.

Simenon : blackballed

Simenon : La boule noire

90'
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.

Simenon : the iron stairs

Simenon : l'escalier de fer

90'
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.

Simenon : belle's death

Simenon : Jusqu'à l'enfer

90'
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.

Simenon : The Innocents

Simenon : Les Innocents

90'
Marie dies in a car accident. But what was doing Marie Washington street? Celerin investigate.

Child in danger

Un enfant en danger

90'
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.

Lanester

Lanester

3x90'
In the west of Paris, three strange murders are committed. Each time, the victim is eviscerated before being arranged in a macabre display.

Boileau-Narcejac : The accidental lover

Boileau-Narcejac : La vie en miettes

90'
Jonathan and Anaïs Hopkins have only been married a few months, but life together is a nightmare.

Boileau-Narcejac : Sleight of hand

Boileau-Narcejac : La main passe

90'
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.

Suite noire : What's the damage ?

Suite noire : Envoyez la fracture

60'
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.

Suite noire : When the city bites

Suite noire : Quand la ville mord

60'
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.

Suite noire : They shoot disc-jockeys, don't they ?

Suite noire : On achève bien les disc-jockeys

60'
You don’t dine with the devil, not even with a long spoon.

Suite noire : the old man's musique

Suite noire : la musique de papa

60'
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.

Suite noire : straight on for murder

Suite noire : Vitrage à la corde

60'
Following an unlucky car accident in which a young woman is burnt alive, Gabriel struggles to avoid getting fingered for the crime.

Suite noire : recipe for a killing

Suite noire : tirez sur le caviste

60'
An unlikely encounter between a gourmet wine producer and a rebellious young girl living on the fringe, whom he takes on as a cook.

Suite noire : Queen bitch

Suite noire : La reine des connes

60'
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.

Suite noire : fright of an angel

Suite noire : Le débarcadère des anges

60'
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's hands

Les mains de Roxana

90'
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.

In love

Amoureuse

90'
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.

A suspicion of innocence

Un soupçon d'innocence

90'
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.

The shadow on the wall

L'ombre sur le mur

2x75'
A man is accused of murdering his wife.

I love you to death

Je t'aime à te tuer

2x65'
A young single mother falls in love with a mysterious handsome man. A thriller that leave the viewer breathless and restless.

Profiling

Profils criminels

90'
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.

Vertigo : Remember

Vertiges : Souviens-toi

90'
Suffering from amnesia due to a car accident, a photographer is the victim of a devilish conspiracy.

Vertigo : Head on

Vertiges : De plein fouet

90'
A nurse falls in love with a married man, a plastic surgeon, which turns her life into a nightmare.

Vertigo : Disturbance

Vertiges : Tapage nocturne

90'
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.

Vertigo : The razor's edge

Vertigo : Le fil du rasoir

90'
A young police officer is after a psychopath who kills all the women seduced by the same Don Juan.

Vertigo : The broken chain

Vertiges : Mauvais présage

90'
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.

Vertigo : The seven lives of doctor Laux

Vertiges : Les sept vies du Docteur Laux

90'
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.

Vertigo : Till death tear us apart

Vertiges : Jusqu'à ce que la mort nous sépare

90'
After the divorce, a woman is threatened to death by her husband who does not accept to be apart from her.

Vertigo : Hospital alert

Vertiges : Peur blanche

90'
Trying to prove her innocence after the death of one of her patient, Dr Casey, chief anesthetist, discovers her life is threatened.

Vertigo : A death for a life

Vertiges : Une mort pour une vie

90'
The doctor in charge of donation of organs is forced to collude with a killer who provokes brain deaths.

Vertigo : High fequencies

Vertiges : Hautes fréquences

90'
A young radio speaker witnesses the murder of her beloved lover.

Vertigo : Deadly passion

Vertiges : Passion mortelle

90'
Bewitched by a killer prostitute, a cop goes mad.

Vertigo : Guilty liaison

Vertiges : Liaison coupable

90'
A piano teacher is accused of collusion with the murder of one of her most gifted students.

Vertigo : For better and for worse

Vertiges : Corps et âmes

90'
A few days after her wedding, an air-hostess discovers a marriage photo where the groom looks very much alike her husband.

Vertigo : The shadow woman

Vertiges : La femme de l'ombre

90'
A young women is suspected to be the accomplice to the kidnapping of her 7-years-old daughter.

Vertigo : Jarring notes

Vertiges : Accord et à Cris

90'
A psychiatrist has to expertise a convict accused of a hideous crime. She starts to be the victim of murder attempts.

Vertigo : Forbidden marriage

Vertiges : Mariage interdit

90'
A young woman is harassed by one of her friend who tries to ruin her marriage.

Vertigo : Proxy murders

Vertiges : Meurtre par procuration

90'
A psychiatrist and a police officer try to prove the innocence of a man suffering from amnesia.

Vertigo : Still-lives

Vertiges : Natures mortes

90'
A young model becomes the target of a serial killer.

Vertigo : Appointment with death

Vertiges : Rendez-vous avec la mort

90'
Delphine Frénel goes back to the past.

Vertigo : Sleeping with the devil

Vertiges : Dormir avec le diable

90'
An Agatha Christie suspense for this mortal plot shut in a small stormy isolated island.

Vertigo : Murder under hypnosis

Vertiges : Meurtre sous hypnose

90'
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.

Vertigo : Killing beauty

Vertiges : Homicide conjugal

90'
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.

Vertigo : Criminal liaisons

Vertiges : Le corps d'un homme

90'
A young police officer investigates on the murder of a man who happens to be her lover.

Vertigo : A woman in trouble

Vertiges : une femme piégée

90'
Since she once cheated on her husband,the life of a young woman turns to hell.

Natural risk

Le Ciel pour témoin

90'
Sophie is investigating the death of her sister, who disappeared while taking photos in the mountains accompanied by Bastien.

Raging heart

La rage du coeur

90'
A man who spent 7 years in jail seeks revenge and aims at a daughter to hurt her mother.

A preacher in trouble

Un prêcheur en eau trouble

90'
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.

Like a bad memory

Comme un mauvais souvenir

90'
The city of Marseille is in a state of shock. Angèle, a depressive, alcoholic fifty-something has thrown herself out of a downtown window.

Cyrano in the hood

Cyrano de Ménilmontant

90'
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

Suzie Berton

90'
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 those hands

Entre ces mains là

90'
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.

Insanity

Notre Dame des barjots

90'
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.

Between two shadows

Entre deux ombres

90'
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 story

Belleville story

90'
Belleville, One of the melting pots of Paris, today.

The Hold-up

L'Attaque

3x52'
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.

Laura's way

La Voie de Laura

2x60'
A young woman who wants to start it all over again gets caught up by her past.