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Imagine a documentary film made between 1789 and 1795. This is the “embedded” French Revolution that we want to share: an exceptional, immersive experience seen through cameras that dive into the heart of history, following its every jolt.
It’s the story of the fall of the world’s most glorious and most ancient monarchy — and of the people’s revolt that tore apart a nation and continent balanced between hope and war. It’s a gripping narrative, told as it takes place — live, with immediacy — through the eyes and voices of those who bore witness and took part in the French Revolution: politicians, journalists, citizens…
Our film plays on the codes of documentary films to immerse the viewer in an important political moment, as if the events had just taken place.