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  • MAN 2.0

    SCIENCE, TECH & ENVIRONMENT - 6X52' - UE

    Man 2.0 is the multi-ethnic and multicultural result of today's science. For 4.5 billion years mutation, gene flow and natural selection have driven the evolutionary process and forged life on Earth. ...

  • FIXING NATURE

    SCIENCE, TECH & ENVIRONMENT - 4X52' - France

    Pollution, global warming, desertification of land and the consequences of human and industrial activities threaten the planet’s life support mechanisms a bit more every day. Scientists have been soun...

  • HITLER’S LAST MYSTERY

    HISTORY, SCIENCE, TECH & ENVIRONMENT - 1X52' - France

    The documentary is a dramatic and revelatory new account of the final days in Hitler's bunker, based on new access to previously unseen Soviet archives, and cutting-edge forensics. In 2017, after two...

  • A HISTORY OF NON-VIOLENCE

    HISTORY, CURRENT AFFAIRS - 1X52' - France

    What is left of non-violence and civil disobedience today? A look back at the birth and evolution of the non-violence movement in the United States since Martin Luther King. A full immersion in the he...

  • THE PRICE OF PROGRESS

    CURRENT AFFAIRS - 1X52' - UE

    The European Union has to decide what will be the next farming model to feed 500 millions of citizens. Is Genetic Engineering the future of agriculture? And is it a risk for biodiversity and human hea...

  • MAY '68: AS WITNESSED BY THE POLICE

    HISTORY - 1X52' - France

    We already know the events of spring 1968. Often told by the students or politicians’ point of view, but more rarely from the police perspective. Using archive documents obtained by derogation from ...

  • THE RED ALLIANCE

    HISTORY - 1X52' - France

    Why did the Général De Gaulle left France, in the midst of the events of May 68, on a secretly held journey to Baden-Baden where he will meet Général Massu, the commander in chief of the French Army i...

  • HITLER: THE ITINERARY

    HISTORY - 2X52' - France

    For nearly 25 years, Harald Sandner, a history enthusiast, has accurately traced the Führer's itinerary from one place to another, from his childhood to the end of his life. Where was he ? Where was ...

  • OCEANS: THE NEW EL DORADO ?

    SCIENCE, TECH & ENVIRONMENT - 1X52' - France

    Materials, renewable energies, housing, medicine, cosmetics, food…. The ocean is a source of inspiration to innovate in many fields. This film offers an unprecedented « tour of the oceans » to discove...

  • CHOPPERS

    MOTORS - 1X52' - France

    Today, more than 60 years after its birth and many announced death, the Choppers culture is still well and alive. Maybe even more than ever thanks to a new generation that is perpetuating the authenti...

  • WHO'S DRIVING THE CAR ?

    SCIENCE, TECH & ENVIRONMENT, CURRENT AFFAIRS - 1X52' - France

    Driving is already outdated ! Far more than a simple technological innovation, the autonomous car is a true Trojan horse. Just as Uber turned the world of taxis upside down, it should also disrupt the...

  • The four-year conflict from 1914 to 1918 marks the first full-scale intercontinental participation in terms of troops in History. It is indeed why this conflict is aptly named the first World War. Thr...

  • MACARTHUR, FATHER OF A NEW JAPAN

    HISTORY - 1X52' - France

    On September 2nd 1945, the GIs land on the Japanese shores. At the end of the Pacific War, General Douglas MacArthur is in charge of a huge project: administer Japan, a totalitarian country that has c...

  • HITLER'S HOLY RELICS

    HISTORY - 1X52' - France

    The year is 1945. The war is almost over. The Allies occupy Germany, where most Nazi dignitaries have either killed themselves or been captured and are about to be trialed. The world order is undergoi...

  • COSA NOSTRA

    HISTORY - 2X52' - France

    Cosa Nostra is the aristocracy of criminal organisations. With its own codes, its honor, its omertà and its vendetta. It is the criminal organisation that gathers every superlatives: the most mysterio...

  • CULINARIUS

    HISTORY - 1X52' - France

    The history of gastronomy is the one of an immaterial heritage the most exported in the world. From Antiquity to nowadays, the documentary revisits the evolution of cuisine, the art of the table: from...

  • SCIENCE HACKERS

    SCIENCE, TECH & ENVIRONMENT - 1X52' - France

    A new movement is about to transform our daily lives permanently: the «Makers movement». Inspired by the Hackers, the Makers manipulate molecules, electronics, and materials such as wood or plastic… W...

  • DNA: SUPERCOP

    SCIENCE, TECH & ENVIRONMENT - 1X52' - France

    From the tiniest spot of blood, a single hair, a few drops of saliva, it’s possible to unmask a killer or overturn false convictions. Already, DNA signatures can tell us the color of the skin, eyes an...

  • 1956, A FEW DAYS IN NOVEMBER

    HISTORY - 1X52' - France

    In 1956, on a few days in November, a new order is redefining the second half of the 20th century From the narrow streets of Budapest to the desert sands of Egypt, overlapping perspectives on the Hung...

  • The story of an ordinary factory whose fate is suddenly disrupted by WWII. Between 1939 and 1942, Les Milles was an internment and deportation camp for over 10.000 political dissidents, artists and in...

  • HITLER'S JUNKIES

    HISTORY - 1X52' - France

    In Third Reich, the abuse of drugs made commanders and soldiers feel invincible. The Führer himself took them on daily basis. This is the unbelievable story of the D-IX project and of methamphetamines...

  • OUT OF AMERICA

    HISTORY - 1X52' - France

    To mark the 150th anniversary of the abolition of slavery in the United States, this documentary joins the past and the present, following a group of African Americans as they travel to Ghana followin...

  • BLACK BRAZIL

    HISTORY - 1X52' - France

    A look at Brazilian culture from different perspectives. With the largest slave system in the Americas, which in 1888 was the last to be abolished, Brazil is finally beginning to address this dark sid...

  • Through the discovery of this private domain, the intimacy of sovereigns is revealed. This new angle allows us to retrace the destiny of this domain transmitted intact despite the vicissitudes of time...

  • MEGASTADIUM: A TOUR OF EUROPE

    SCIENCE, TECH & ENVIRONMENT - 6X52' - France

    For its 60th anniversary in 2020, the European football championship will take place in some of the most legendary stadiums in all of Europe. Discover the challenges of building these megastructures t...

  • COLLECTION THE MESSENGER - TO MAKE A BETTER WORLD

    NATURE & WILDLIFE - 5X90' - France

    Rescuing baby gibbons from the clutches of traffickers, protecting bonobos or bears from poaching… Famous sponsors from diverse backgrounds meet exceptional men and women who live in close contact wit...

  • MASTERS OF THE ELEMENTS

    SCIENCE, TECH & ENVIRONMENT - 4X52' - France

    By 2050, the Earth’s population will have reached nearly 10 billion people. Today the planet’s resources are already insufficient to provide for the energy needs of all its inhabitants. Master of the ...

  • IN THE SKIN OF

    NATURE & WILDLIFE - 3X52' - France

    The documentary series IN THE SKIN OF tells the intimate and hidden life of the animals that share our existence by embarking, in an unprecedented way, in their skin. Each episode will be an excursio...

  • A WORLD WITHOUT...

    SCIENCE, TECH & ENVIRONMENT - 6X52' - France

    What would a world without the much-needed forests look like? What would happen if all the germs disappeared from our planet? What would be the face of a world deprived of one of its worst parasites, ...

  • POLITICAL HOLLYWOOD

    HISTORY, CURRENT AFFAIRS - 1X52' - France

    The 2016 US presidential campaign was especially fierce. Stepping into the crossfire, from Scarlett Johansson to Robert Downey Jr. or Robert De Niro, many Hollywood stars played a particularly remarka...

  • Few people know the anti-segregationist Jackie Kennedy who lived in a time when African-Americans were fighting for the recognition of their rights. From her wedding dress ordered to a black stylist t...

  • THE SCIENCE OF DREAMS

    SCIENCE, TECH & ENVIRONMENT - 1X52' - France

    It's one of the big mysteries of humanity: almost every night we dream. What are dreams? Why do we dream? Are they a rational product of our sleeping brain or a window into our unconscious? Technolog...

  • OVER MY DEAD BODY

    HISTORY - 1X52' - France

    Dictators have a very special life. But they have also a singular death in a lot of cases. And their physical body then becomes the object of stakes of power that lead to original situations. Based on...

  • TERRORISM: FROM COLD WAR TO HOLY WAR

    HISTORY, CURRENT AFFAIRS - 2X52' - France

    The history of modern terrorism in France, from the Algerian war to the jihadist attacks that still threaten the country. This documentary will also focus on the far-left attacks of the 1970s and the ...

  • VERSAILLES: BEHIND THE SCENES

    LIFESTYLE & DISCOVERY - 1X60' - France

    A year behind the scenes of Versailles, alongside those who work for to the castle and its gardens. Curators, musicians, gardeners, apprentices, sportsmen or simple lovers of the place, they are all s...

  • Far from the glamorous images of the mythical DIM advertisements, we don’t know anything about Bernard Giberstein, the man who helped define the Woman of the 1960s. This courageous man, who lost his f...

  • A feature-length documentary which will retrace the life of Jazzman George Coleman and his family, through rare family footage and archives of his live performances with BB King and Miles Davis. A lit...

  • MYSTERIES OF SAQQARA, THE

    HISTORY - 1X52' - France

    On the left bank of the Nile rests the most ancient and vast necropolis of the country: Saqqara. The city of the funereal divinity of Memphis and one of the capitals of Ancient Egypt is also the home ...

  • A CONTINENT BEHIND PUTIN ?

    CURRENT AFFAIRS - 1X70' - France

    He runs the Russian Federation since 1999. On March 18th 2018, Vladimir Putin will ask his population for a 4th mandate. A formality for the Russian people who are ready to vote massively for Putin a...

  • THREE DANCES

    ARTS & CULTURE - 1X52' - UE

    Three Dances is a feature-length documentary film about three generations of ballet dancers studying classical ballet at the Hungarian Dance Academy. Each dancer keeps the 600-years-old dance art aliv...

  • FLYING MEN

    SPORTS & ADVENTURES - 1X52' - France

    Rodolphe Cassan spends his life in the air. He is one of the best French Wingsuit specialists and a reference in the BASE Jump world. One day, he left his job as sales director for a big internation...

  • SEAPLANE: A NEW ERA

    HISTORY - 1X52' - France

    Seaplanes and amphibious aircraft have existed since the dawn of military aviation, but their period of greatest growth was between the two World Wars and up until the 1960s. After the 1960s, seapla...

  • YASHKA: BATTALION OF DEATH

    HISTORY - 1X52' - France

    The story of Yashka, an illiterate female farmer who became a war leader in a violent male world: the journey of an icon. If official History has neglected her impact, the people, the press, the warri...

  • MUSTARD: A SPICY BUSINESS

    CURRENT AFFAIRS - 1X52' - France

    Traditional, with honey, sweet and sour, American, with tarragon... Mustard is the third most eaten condiment in the world after salt and pepper and probably one of the most declinable on our tables. ...

  • WORLD WAR I ON THE MICROSCOPE

    HISTORY, SCIENCE, TECH & ENVIRONMENT - 1X52' - France

    When a forensic scientist is called out to analyze human remains, it usually leads to a criminal case. But not in Verdun, France. There, it is just the routine. Quite an unusual routine... Dr. Bruno F...

  • CHRISTIAN DIOR, DESIGNER OF DREAMS

    LIFESTYLE & DISCOVERY - 1X52' - France

    The Musée des Arts Décoratifs celebrated 70 years since the House of Dior was created, in an exhibition that gathered more than 700 000 visitors from all over the world. Through this lavish and comp...

  • SANDWICH

    CURRENT AFFAIRS - 1X90' - France

    A piece of bread, two or three fresh ingredients... and you are all set for a snack made in 2 minutes. But what if... you had to produce all the ingredients of your sandwich one by one, starting from...

  • CHADAR

    SPORTS & ADVENTURES - 1X52' - France

    A journey to discover oneself as much as one of the most inaccessible and preserved regions of the Himalayas. A trek to meet the Zanskari people, one of the highest and most isolated in the world, in ...

  • Clint Eastwood is a universe all by itself. He is the master builder of a unique, ultra coherent filmography, built like a jam of jazz musicians: instinct, feeling, with desire for total freedom. East...

  • 1963: Otto Skorzeny, former SS, first part of the personal guard of Hitler, before multiplying the feats of arms throughout World War II, is recruited by the Mossad. His mission is to eliminate German...