IN PRODUCTION

KOREA, THE HUNDRED YEARS’ WAR

© ALEGRIA PRODUCTION - ARTE France. 2018

A contemporary history of Korea(s) from a unique point of view that embraces the inner history of both South and North Korea in a single narrative.

NEW CALEDONIA : HISTORY OF A SHARED DESTINY

© ALEGRIA PRODUCTIONS - FRANCE TELEVISIONS. 2018

The 2018 self-determination referendum invites New Caledonian citizens to project themselves and define the future they aspire to. In this perspective of shared destiny, activists and political and community personalities revisit their own history.

90 minutes version : New Caledonia : History of a shared destiny
52 minutes version : New Caledonia : History of a decolonization

HAVE FUN IN PYONGYANG

© ALEGRIA PRODUCTIONS - ARTE FRANCE. 2018

With "Have fun in Pyongyang" is a complete change of tack to go and see the lives of ordinary people of North Korea. Furthermore, we tend to believe that a quirky look at North Korea could help to better understand this intelligence "black hole" as a former CIA director in charge of DPRK put it.

FORMAN VS FORMAN

© ARTE G.E.I.E – ALEGRIA PRODUCTIONS – ČESKÁ TELEVIZE – NEGATIV. 2019

Premiered in CANNES FILM FESTIVAL, Cannes Classics 2019 official selection on May 18th 2019, the ultimate documentary biography of Oscar winning Czech director Milos Forman. From his youth in Czechoslovakia under Nazi burden and communist rule to his first successes abroad with the Czech New Wave, to his exile in New York after the Prague Spring to his international fame. The intimate portrait of an outcast with exclusive access to family archive directed by award winning Czech documentary director Helena Třeštíková.

ONE DAY IN TEHRAN

© ARTE - ALEGRIA. 2018

JUSTIN TRUDEAU, THE OTHER AMERICA

© ARTE G.E.I.E – ALEGRIA PRODUCTIONS. 2018

A documentary directed by Gilles Cayatte. At the time of election, October 2015, Justin Trudeau, 46, heir of the Liberal Party of Canada legend, his own father Pierre Elliot Trudeau, could not imagine what fate had in store for him one year later when Donald Trump got elected to the White House. In a few months, the new American President has threatened the nature of Canadian economics, its one-way dependance to United States, therefore threatening the very foundations of Canadian welfare...

WHEN THE GUNS GO SILENT

© ALEGRIA - Pulso Mundo - Arte France - RCN Television. 2017

How to conclude a war? How to win peace? After more than 50 years of armed struggle, after three failed peace processes, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, better known as the FARC, are preparing to disarm and take the path of political struggle. The film will chronicle the transition from war to peace, in a crucial historical moment.

FICCI Festival International de Cine de Cartagena de Indias
SLAFF Sydney Latin Amarican Film Festival 2017
Docs Barcelona 2017
CINELATINO - 30ème rencontres de Toulouse 2018

ARE WE SAFE IN FRANCE?

©ALEGRIA - France Télévisions. 2017

Investigation : Karen Saranga

Are we safe in France? Is crime growing, stagnating or receding? How can one compare the "feeling of insecurity" with the reality of crime? After the Paris attacks, security is more than ever a major concern and key political row.

THE JUDGE AND THE REPEAT OFFENDER

©ALEGRIA - France Télévisions. 2017

Investigation : Karen Saranga

The director Stéphane Bentura reveals the work of a sentencing judge of a French criminal court.

LECH WALESA, A PORTRAIT

© SCORPIO STUDIO Sp. Zo.o - ARTE G.E.I.E. - ALEGRIA PRODUCTIONS - TELEWIZJA POLSKA S.A. - NORODOWE CENTRUM KULTURY - NARODOWY INSTYTUT AUDIOWIZUALNY. 2016

When Lech Walesa turned into a strike leader in Gdansk shipyards in 1980, the young electrician proved to be a creator of history and stayed in this role from then on. During his career, Lech Walesa experienced it all – from adoration to hatred. In the film Lech Walesa shares, what he should be praised for and what about him might be criticized.

THE WONDERFUL KINGDOM OF PAPA ALAEV

©ALEGRIA PRODUCTIONS - The wonderful kingdom Films - Arte France. 2016

A modern-day documentary tragi-comedy about a famous Tajik musical family now living an Israel. It is dominated by a charismatic and eccentric patriarch, Papa Alaev, who at the age of 80 is starting to lose his grip on the family business, while his son and daughter struggle for control. Once the king is gone, how will the family live on?
A unique musical documentary adventure.

ERDOGAN, THE MAKING OF A SULTAN

© ARTE G.E.I.E - ALEGRIA PRODUCTIONS – 2016

A profile of Recep Tayyip Erdogan, President of Turkey. Faced with the Syrian crisis, he is now one of the key players in the Middle East. Will he manage to marginalize his opposition totally and be the sole potentate of Turkey? After the failure of the military coup of last July 15th, he can enjoy total control of his country. Is this the making of a new sultan?

SÉLECTION OFFICIELLE TERRE(S) D'HISTOIRE FIGRA 2017 - Le Touquet-Paris-Plage