Switch catalogue

DOCUMENTARIES

Found 285 results
  • After the July arrests in the Occupied Zone, the French government gave 10,000 more Jews living in the Free Zone to the Germans. All French Prefects handed over their quotas to the French governement ...

  • 1944, THE BATTLE FOR PARIS

    HISTORY - 1X52' - France

    70 years later, let’s relive the liberation of Paris through the stunning color footage of Hollywood director George Stevens, who filmed the final days of World War II in the French capital city, as a...

  • 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...

  • 1961, THE ROAD TO FREEDOM

    HISTORY - 1X52' - France

    Back in the 60's, we follow a group of black and white civil rights activists, the so called "Freedom Riders" who actively rode interstate buses into the deep South to desegregate travel facilities. ...

  • A look back at this important year for Italy, which saw the start of the "Mani Pulite" operation led by the famous judge Antonio Di Pietro. A purge that left only 100 honest Members in the Italian Par...

  • A BREATH FOR THE ARCTIC

    SPORTS & ADVENTURES - 1X52' - France

    We follow the free diving champion Aurore Asso, as she breaks two world records for free diving under the ice floe, in a quest for adventure and to raise public awareness of the rate at which the ice ...

  • 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...

  • A HIGH SECURITY MILITARY TITAN

    HISTORY - 1X52' - France

    A look at the architectural challenge that is Balard, the new French “Pentagon”. It’s a unique project that poses both high-tech and security challenges, it’s also France’s largest construction site i...

  • 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...

  • A PARTICULAR DAY - EMILIE SIMON IN NEW YORK

    ARTS & CULTURE - 1X52' - France

    This is Emilie Simon, the electro-pop singer acclaimed by critics. And that's New York, her adopted city. From early morning to late at night, Escales follows the star in a road movie within the Big A...