Georgette, a woman in her forties, lives alone. She works in an airport as a long-haul aircraft cleaner. Her drab life is somewhat alleviated thanks to her two passions: for opera and for game contests. She has never won any significant prize in any of the contests yet but her big break comes when she finally wins a luxury stay on the Reunion Island. As a holiday-mate, she chooses Lydie, her fri
In the kingdom of animals, Master Fox is used to trick and fool everyone. So the King, the Lion, receives more and more complaints about him. He orders that Master Fox is arrested and brough to him... One of the first animation film with puppets. The story is taken from a from a French medieval fable. Predating Disney's 'Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs' by a good few years, this was one of the
In this interesting little drama we see a beautiful young fishermaiden attending to her duties on the wharf, and selling the fish which her brothers have caught. A young naval officer, who is deeply infatuated with this charming maiden, now appears on the scene, and we see him, after gaining her brother's consent to make her his wife, arranging with her sweetheart to take her to the home of his
The successful novelist Judith Ralitzer is interrogated in the police station about the disappearance of her ghost-writer. A serial-killer escapes from a prison in Paris. A missing school teacher leaves his wife and children. In the road, the annoying and stressed hairdresser Hughette is left in a gas station by her fiancÈ Paul while driving to the poor farm of her family in the country. A myste
This made-for-TV drama from France examines the life and times of Charles Pathe, the producer and entrepreneur who became one of the pioneering figures of the French film industry. The film examines the ups and downs of Pathe's career, as well as his encounters with American film trailblazer George Eastman and legendary French comedian Max Linder.