Switch catalogue

DOCUMENTARIES

Found 224 results
  • 1942 : BETRAYAL OF THE JEWS IN VICHY FRANCE

    HISTORY & CURRENT AFFAIRS - 1X52' - France

    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 & CURRENT AFFAIRS - 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 & CURRENT AFFAIRS, 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 & CURRENT AFFAIRS - 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. ...

  • 1992, "MANI PULITE" INVESTIGATION

    HISTORY & CURRENT AFFAIRS - 2X52' - France

    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...

  • 5 MINUTES TO UNDERSTAND

    GREEN, SCIENCE, HEALTH & TECH - 10X5' - France

    5 minutes to understand science

  • A BREATH FOR THE ARCTIC

    ADVENTURE AND DISCOVERY, SPORT & MOTORS - 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 HIGH SECURITY MILITARY TITAN

    HISTORY & CURRENT AFFAIRS, CURRENT AFFAIRS AND POLITICS - 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...

  • 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...

  • A PARTICULAR DAY : AMOS GITAI

    CULTURE - 1X52' - France

    Each city in Israel has a different story. Haifa is probably one of the most impenetrable cities as we have little knowledge of it but it is a peaceful haven, a city of serenity with a mix of differen...