Documentary

In the Americas

Voyages aux Amériques

50x26'
An Emmy Award-winning HD series presenting a new approach to travel and adventure, weaving together landscapes, culture, and history of the Western Hemisphere.

Belmondo by Belmondo

Belmondo par Belmondo

90'
Jean-Paul Belmondo returns to the settings of a fantastic career, accompanied by his son Paul.

Aids memories

Aids memories, se souvenir du Sida

85' or 52'
Aids Memories, written and directed by Marina Karmochkine and Marc Sieger.

Chronicles Of A Haunted Castle

Chroniques d'un château hanté

82'
Two mediums knowing nothing about the experience they are going to live, agree to investigate a mysterious castle, where supernatural forces seem to be at work and where the world of the dead sometimes gives the impression of merging with the one of the living.

Et la laïcité dans tout ça

Et la laïcité dans tout ça

52'
Et la Laicité dans tout ça nous plonge dans le vif des polémiques et des combats, souvent violents, que déclenche la laïcité.

Et Allah dans tout ça

Et Allah dans tout ça

52'
Aujourd'hui, beaucoup de religions deviennent plus dogmatiques.

Images of women or the social corset

Images de femmes ou le corset social

52' et / and 80'
A critical look at the tyranny of appearances.

A legacy uncovevered

L'héritage retrouvé

52'
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.

A man in times of war

Un homme dans la guerre

52'
This short film was created from photographs taken by Roger Martin du Gard during the 1914-1918 war.

Soley

Soley

52'
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.

Seconde danse

Seconde danse

52'
This film is the sequel to the film "Blanche Neige en prison" in which the director had met Beatrice.

Mato

Mato

52'
In French Guiana, the director films the descendants of escaped African slaves: the Bonis.

Musica do Brasil, a french passion

Musica do Brasil, une passion française

52'
The French passion for Brazil, his songs and melodies, dates back to the early twentieth century.

Basque whalers

Baleiniers Basques

55' ou/or 75'
The tale of the last whaleboat.

Resistance

Faire quelque chose

80'
The film paints a clear picture of the French Resistance itself, while tackling the question of commitment to a cause in general.

Blanche Neige en prison

Blanche Neige en prison

52'
Claire Durand-Drouhin, dancer and choreographer, gives dancing lessons in a prison for woman.

Friends of the Jews

Amis des Juifs

52'
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.

Yurts of discord

Yourtes de la discorde

52'
Since the voting of the communal charter, five families settled there in yurts were living in fear of being evicted by the local council.

Rachid around the world

Rachid au Texas, Rachid en Russie

2x90'
In a funny and surprising road-movie, author and actor Rachid explores Texas on a moped and presents us the incredible characters he encounters.

Albert Camus , a love for living

Albert Camus, amour de vivre

52'
We discover Camus from a new angle, his Minorcan origins.

Vauban

Vauban, la sueur épargne le sang

86'
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,

Et Dieu dans tout ça

Et Dieu dans tout ça

52'
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.

Turn your life into a dream

Fais de ta vie un rêve

26'
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.

4 adventurers challenged to Beijing

4 aventurières en route vers Pékin

52'
Four girls whose dream is to attend the 2008 Beijing’s Paralympic Games.

Louisiana stories

James Lee Burke

52'
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.

I love you, neither do I !

Je t'aime moi non plus

82'
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.

Architecture stories

Histoires d'architectures

6x26'
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.

Willy Ronis, a day in Oradour

Willy Ronis, un jour à Oradour

26'
The film unveils an unknown side of Willy RONIS' work.

Willy Ronis, self-portrait of a photographer

Willy Ronis, autoportrait d'un photographe

52'
A portrait of photographer Willy RONIS.

Lucien Clergue

Lucien Clergue, à la mort, à la vie

52'
A living portrait which revisits the work of photographer Lucien Clergue, who was a friend of Picasso for almost 30 years.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, musician

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, musicien

52'
The unknown story of a restrained passion.

To the end of the night

Au bout de la nuit

52'
Mauthausen, a name engraved in people's memories...

A life with Oradour

Une Vie avec Oradour

90' ou/or 52'
« A life with Oradour » shot in the ruins of this martyred French village, relates Robert's story and the events of that day.

The Optimist and the Buddhist

L'Optimiste et le Bouddhiste

52'
The story of a touching and humorous friendship between two men, one handicapped and the other wanting to save him.

Requiem for a champion

Requiem pour un champion

52'
A dramatic story of particular relevance today - a look at doping in sport from a new perspective.

The operating Theater

Le Théâtre des opérations

86'
The initiation rites of an apprentice surgeon in the operating block at a university hospital.

Romain Gary

Romain Gary, le roman du double

60'x 90'
This portrait of Romain Gary invites us behind of the scenes of the Ajar affair.

Tokyo Reverse

Tokyo Reverse

9H/6H
A young man is walking through Tokyo, facing the camera. His movement is smooth and the city he walks through is majestic.

Hitler in Paris

Hitler à Paris, autopsie d'une visite

52'
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.

The fabulous history of Eau de Cologne

La fabuleuse histoire de l'Eau de Cologne

52'
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

Musica do Brasil, une passion brésilienne

52'
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.

It's not fair

C'est pas du jeu

52'
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.