• Director(s):

    HARRAULT (Amélie), GAILLARD (Pauline), LOISELEUX (VALERIE), TEST INFORMATIQUE

  • Producer(s):

    ARTE FRANCE, SILEX FILMS, FINANCIERE PINAULT

  • Territories:

    Worldwide.

  • Production year:

    2015

  • Language(s):

    German, English, French

  • Rights:

    TV, DVD, NON-THEATRICAL, INTERNET, VOD

Through illustrations, animation and original archives, plunge into Parisian life at the turn of the 20th Century with Picasso, Dali, Apollinaire, Man Ray, Kiki and more... who left an indelible mark on the 20th century.

Adapted from Dan Franck’s literary trilogy this series made up of six episodes plunges us into Parisian life in the beginning of the twentieth century, a hotbed of artistic creation with the blossoming of Fauvism, Cubism, Dadaism, and surrealism.
The main characters are called Picasso, Max Jacob, Stein, Apollinaire, Hemingway, Matisse, Cocteau, Kiki.. These glorious subversives were adventurers before becoming heroes.

2015: Awarded Best Documentary 2015 by the French Syndicate of Cinema Critics (Paris, France). Winner of Best Documentary Series 2015 awarded by the Club de l’Audiovisuel (Paris, France).