• First Man

    Written by Frédéric Fougea, Alain Michel Blanc and Stephanie Valloato. The ultimate voyage on the origins of mankind, an international docu drama.

  • Das Reich, Hitler’s death squads

    The bloody route of the SS DAS REICH armoured division in France between June 1944 and May 1945.

  • Segregation is back

    Half a century after the Civil Rights Act, and despite being against the law, segregation is back in America.

  • Life before birth

    The day we are born is not the first day of our life. We all know how a child is created, but knowing what it is that makes each of us a unique individual is a whole different story.

  • Alain Delon, cet inconnu

    Who exactly is hiding behind the mask that is Alain Delon?

  • Inside Hiroshima

    Retraces the horror of that Monday, 6 August 1945, when the atomic bomb exploded over Hiroshima.

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