ANGELA MERKEL, 3 DAYS IN SEPTEMBER

The migrants crisis

52 mnHD
On the first weekend of September 2015, Angela Merkel decided to let the refugees and asylum seekers who were stuck in Budapest enter Germany. Her aim was to prevent a humanitarian crisis that was looming due to the influx of migrants. Did Angela Merkel have a choice? What factors...
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ANGELA MERKEL, THE UNEXPECTED

The world's most powerful woman

52 mnHD
Angela Merkel is often described as the new Iron Lady and referred to as “mother”. But who is this woman? What are the facts behind her story? Interviews with childhood friends, long time companions, business executives and global political leaders reveal how an East German...
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ARTHUR MILLER: A MAN OF HIS CENTURY

One of the greatest dramatists

60 mnHD
Born in New York in the 1920s, Arthur Miller has created over the course of seven decades some of the most memorable stage plays in the world literature, becoming one of the greatest dramatists of the century. He never stopped to be curious and was always open to find new ways by pushing...
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BELMONDO LE MAGNIFIQUE

Between arthouse films and popular movies

52 mnHD
With 74 films and 160 million tickets sold, Jean-Paul Belmondo has been the greatest star of French cinema. If the word "bankable" had existed at the time, it would have applied to him. People under 30 don’t know that he played with all the Nouvelle Vague directors:...
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CHRISTIAN DIOR: THE REFINEMENT OF A LOST PARADISE

The creator of the New Look

52 mnHD
In 1947, an unknown becomes famous overnight in the fashion world. Christian Dior has just invented the "New Look", a clothing line that gives a new shape to women. Within a decade, the designer will not only revolutionize fashion but also defines it up to today: the...
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DON'T BLINK - ROBERT FRANK

A self-portrait

52 mnHD
Swiss-born photographer Robert Frank is notorious for having revolutionized photography and independent film. His portraits are snapshots that capture the moment whether they depict the lives of London bankers, Welsh miners or rock stars like the Stones. He opens up in front of the camera...
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ELIZABETH II: A QUEEN’S REVOLUTION

The Queen’s 90th Birthday in April 2016!

52 mn
60 years, the longest reign… However, 25 years ago the sacred duty of the Queen could have come to a sudden end. The Queen went through a decade of unprecedented turmoil towards which priesthood/vocation and sacrifice – her two favorite weapons - were not enough anymore. The...
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EMILIO VEDOVA - DALLA PARTE DEL NAUFRAGIO

One of the most significant contemporary artists

52 mnHD
This film traces the extraordinary human and artistic vicissitude of the great painter through the pages of his diary, rare archives and contributions from artists, curators, collaborators and friends. Against the backdrop of the political, social and artistic history that characterized...
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ERDOGAN THE RISE TO ABSOLUTE POWER

52 mnHD
In the space of just a few years, Recep Tayyip Erdogan has achieved the tour de force of becoming the strong man of the Middle East and a key diplomatic partner for Brussels and Washington, but also and especially the unchallenged ruler of a Turkey in complete disarray. The attempted coup...
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FASHION VICTIM: THE KILLING OF GIANNI VERSACE

The rise and fall of a fashion icon

52 mn
FASHION VICTIM: THE KILLING OF GIANNI VERSACE is the chilling and mesmerising story of a fashion giant set against the equally extraordinary tale of the life of his nemesis, 27 year old Andrew Cunanan. From the high-octane fashion circuits of Milan and Paris to the drug-ridden underworld...
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FRANK SINATRA: THE VOICE OF AMERICA

The man behind the winning smile

90 mnHD
This film takes us behind the scenes to tell the story of the man known as "the Voice". What kind of person was Francis Albert Sinatra and what were the keys to his success? We meet the man behind the winning smile and show why Sinatra became a big star, an icon and to many a...
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GERHARD SCHRODER – BEAT THE DRUM AND HAVE NO FEAR

A legacy still alive

52 mnHD
Through hard work and discipline, Gerhard Schröder worked his way up from a humble background to one of the most powerful political positions in Germany. His legacy as chancellor and chairman of the SPD still impacts Germany and Europe today. His 2 terms in office explain the...
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GERMAN DYNASTIES

Iconic families

4x45’HD
This series is about 4 iconic families who came to define the country and how they managed to preserve their heritage over several generations. These names are an entry into the world of the rich and famous, through their social influence, the size of their wealth and their interaction...
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GUILLAUME DEPARDIEU, THE STORY OF AN ENFANT TERRIBLE

A shattered destiny

52 mnHD
Guillaume Depardieu, who died at the age of 37, was famous French actor Géard Depardieu’s son. Through the testimony of those who met him, this film is a portrait of a complex personality. It is the story of a destiny that was shattered too soon, that of a wounded man,...
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KARL LAGERFELD, A LONELY KING

Behind the dark glasses

52 mnHD
Karl Lagerfeld is the most remarkable character in the fashion industry, the most creative and the most media exposed. But who is really hidding behind these dark glasses, the powdered ponytail, the stiff shirt collar and the ringed hands? In this film we meet the true Lagerfeld, starting...
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MARION MARÉCHAL-LE PEN, THE NEW HEIR

She won’t be a lame duck

33 mnHD
She embodies the third generation of a political dynasty. Marion Maréchal-Le Pen was immersed in the Front National environment since childhood. Jean-Marie Le Pen’s granddaughter did not get the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region in the last elections, but she...
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MASSOUD, THE LION OF PANJSHIR

An icon of resistance to the Soviet Union and Islamic fanaticism

52 mn
Less than 48 hours before the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, Commander Ahmad Shah Massoud was assassinated by two men disguised as journalists. He was an icon of resistance to the Soviet Union and, subsequently, to Islamic fanaticism. Today, the outlandish commander is as...
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NOWITZKI : THE PERFECT SHOT

His path to NBA glory

105 mnHD
A documentary that follows the early career of basketball star Dirk Nowitzki, his relationship with coach and mentor Holger Geschwindner, and their path to NBA glory.
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ON THE WRITERS' TRAIL

A literary pilgrimage

30x26’HD
This series offers an enchanting journey, a literary pilgrimage combining fascinating and unusual places with the intimate discovery of genius authors who have reinvented their time and who continue to influence today’s minds. Are covered such illustrious writers as Ronsard,...
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RAMESSES II THE GREAT JOURNEY

The post-mortem adventures of the greatest Pharaoh

52 mnHD
3200 years ago, Egypt is living the final hours of its golden age under the reign of Ramesses II. After ruling the country for 67 years, the great pharaoh dies at the ripe old age of 92. His mummy is burried in the heart of the Valley of the Kings. This is the beginning of his great...
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RAYMOND POULIDOR, THE CHAMPION

The eternal second

52 mnHD
Raymond Poulidor was a famous French cyclist who drew his stardom from being viewed as the eternal second in the history of Tour de France. Today, Raymond Poulidor is a handsome, silver-haired gentleman peacefully growing old. He looks back on his career and talks about the glory, doping,...
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SECRETS OF HISTORY - PORTRAITS

Exceptional destinies

105x100’HD
SECRETS OF HISTORY unveils the great mysteries of the past through the evocation of exceptional destinies, known or unknown. Each episode retraces the life of an emblematic historical character and highlights remarkable heritage sites.
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SECRETS OF THE WORLD’S RICHEST WOMEN

The L'Oreal saga

2x45’HD
This film recounts the saga of L’Oreal since its establishment in 1904. The incredible economic adventure and international success of a small business that became the embodiment of beauty and glamour is told through the story of the people who shaped its rise to fame. Between the...
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THE GREAT MASTERS OF PAINTING

The greatest art geniuses

15x52’HD
These masters of painting have been piercing observers of their times, leaving their works for posterity. Often misunderstood, even harassed by the critics, they were trailblazers of new artistic movements which transformed art forever and still fascinate scholars today. This collection...
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THE KINGS OF FRANCE

The challenges of ruling

40x52’HD
This series explores the history of France through its Kings, from the 15th to the 19th centuries, by uncovering how each one reigned, his specificities, skills and failings. Is it possible to find stability between personal life and political governance? What are the biggest obstacles...
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THE LEGENDARY SIMONE VEIL

60 mnHD
From Holocaust to the European Parliament, meet Simone Veil through her fights and motivations. Discover one of the most popular heroine of the recent history, a symbol of freedom and courage, a women’s rights icon, a legend.
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THE MAN WHO DEFIED BEIJING

Rebel and Nobel Peace Prize winner

58 mnHD
Human rights heroe and the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize winner, Liu Xiaobo was imprisoned for 9 years and released in 2017 only to die a few weeks later. However, his name stays little known as the Chinese regime has done everything possible to erase it from our collective memory. Alas for the...
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TOO YOUNG TO DIE

Behind the myth

13x52’HD
In the age of mass media, the death of a star is always a public event that is exploited, serving a thirst for sensationalism. The TOO YOUNG TO DIE series shows the women and the men behind their myths, their reported success and early fame, before succumbing to despair and tragedy. It...
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WAYNE

An improbable and triumphant story

95 mnHD
This is the incredible but true story of Wayne Gardner, a kid from Wollongong, a little town of less than 300,000 inhabitants, that no one believed in and who grew up to be the hero who would define an era for Australians. He practiced one of the most dangerous and visually arresting...
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