5 films Found
In the banlieues of Paris, there's a real sense of political isolation. Tackling this and ensuring there's no repeat of 2005's violence will be a key focus of the Presidential campaign.
In Lyon, an intriguing collaboration between private enterprise and the city council has slashed car usage and improved residents' health. Now, there are plans to introduce the scheme in other cities.
It's a drink so strong and feared, it still can't be produced legally in America. We journey to France to see how the 'green fairy' - otherwise know as absinthe - is made.
The Vichy government and years of Nazi occupation are one of the most inglorious periods of French history. But what was life like for ordinary citizens during those years? What tactics did they adopt to survive? This evocative documentary profiles the beautiful town of Saumur under occupation. It dispels the 'Good French/Bad French' notion, focusing instead on the experiences of normal citizens.…
He's the man dubbed the '20th hijacker.' A self-proclaimed member of Al Qaeda now serving a life sentence for his involvement in 9/11. But how did the polite, quiet boy from Narbonne grow up to be a terrorist? What radicalised and motivated Zacarias Moussaoui? This though-provoking documentary explores the religious-ideological roots of Islamic terror. Interviews with Moussaoui's family help exp…