UN ÉTAT DU MONDE... ET DU CINÉMA
A dialog between geopolitics and cinema with directors, actors, journalists such as Claire Simon, Tony Gatlif, Radu Mihaileanu, Hiner Saleem, Michel Kichka, Florence Aubenas, Rithy Panh, Costa Gavras and Pierre Haski. The webdoc was realised by Joseph Beauregard, with interviews by Pascal Mouneyres, in the frame of the digital development dpt. of the Forum des images directed by Michaël Swierczynski.
Polar Sea 360°
Polar Sea traces the journey of three men through the Arctic Ocean, and the Northwest Passage in particular, from Reykjavik, Iceland, to the Aleutian Islands of Alaska. Sailing in the Dax, the men observe and reflect on the changing climactic conditions in the region and the effects on the territory and the natives.
The ten episodes explain the history of the native Inuits, the local culture, hunting, music, climate problems and scientific research.
The engrossing interactive aspect of the documentary gives the viewer the opportunity to dip into the polar seas and move around at 360° within the video. The narration and the logbook are enhanced with interactive maps and photographs to trace the sailboat's route.
EVERYDAY REBELLION: THE ART OF CHANGE
Creative non-violent protest and civil disobedience
An award-winning documentary and cross-media project that informs on and promotes the power of creative resistance and civil disobedience around the globe. Of extensive reach, the work combines film, digital and social media into a multi-faceted hybrid that reflects the diverse non-violent methods used in combatting violent systems of governing. The three-part project consists of a web platform, which brings together all kinds of struggles around the world and shares the creative and non-violent methods and tactics used, via videos, articles, manuals, user comments; a documentary for television and theatrical release, which focuses on activists around the world; and interactive tools. Links to CANVAS, Oxfam, Corporate Europe Observatory, TEDx talks …
Chibanis l'éternel exil des travailleurs maghrébins
Long-form article, 2014
In the Arabic dialect “chibanis” means “white hair.” This is a long-form article on the immigration of North Africans in France after World War 2 and their dreams, which were born in the boom years and have been transformed in old age, isolation and solitude. “Exiled” from their homeland, forced into invisibility for years, today they seek out friendship and help in a country far and different from their own.
FIRST WORLD WAR - THE STORY OF A GLOBAL CONFLICT
Ten historians from 10 countries give a brief history of the first world war through a global lens. Using original news reports, interactive maps and rarely-seen footage, including extraordinary scenes of troops crossing Mesopotamia on camels and Italian soldiers fighting high up in the Alps, the half-hour film explores the war and its effects from many different perspectives.
A L’HEURE DE LA PAUSE - L’intimité du travail
A cigarette break or a coffee break, alone or with others, inside or outside the workplace: these precious moments are now threatened by the demand for greater performance and by the stress that invades our daily lives.
Portraits of nine people, from a gastroenterologist to a tattoo artist, offer a reflection on our daily lives and on the changes in the world of work. [eb-hj]
FEMMES ET SCIENCES Regard sur les femmes scientifiques, d'hier et d'aujourdhui
The relationship between women and science is a topic that TV5MONDE has been concerned about since 2010.
Ten explanatory texts and video interviews form the panorama of women in science. [eb-hj]
PEAU D’ANE, DEMY ET LE MERVEILLEUX
Documentary realised for the exhibit “Le Monde enchanté de Jacques Demy”, held at the Cinémathèque Française in Paris (10 April to 4 August 2013).
Via a "free consultation" and a "guided tour" the work explores the marvellous world of Jacques Demy's Donkey Skin with unpublished documents, film extracts and interviews with collaborators. [eb-hj]
ABOLITION UNIVERSELLE DE LA PEINE DE MORT
Produced on the occasion of the World Day against the Death Penalty, the report contains interviews with four personalities engaged against the death penalty (Robert Badinter, Jane Birkin, Bruno Podalydès, Richard Sédillot) and a look at the situation in four countries: Lebanon, Benin, Morocco, Mongolia. [eb-hj]