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What to Watch on TV5Monde in September

Are you looking for great French films and TV shows for "la rentrée"? If so, here are some upcoming TV5Monde features to get excited about, from a Claude Sautet retrospective to a behind-the-scenes look into the life of legendary shoesmaker Christian Louboutin. 

Hors normes (2019) by Éric Toledano & Olivier Nakache

Watch on September 6 at 8:35PM ET

Nominated for 8 César Awards, Hors normes tells the real-life story of two men who have dedicated their lives to educating young people with autism. An inspiring tale and a lesson in empathy, we could all benefit from this film.

Sur les pas de Christian Louboutin (2020) by Olivier Garouste

Watch on September 30 at 8:30PM ET; English subtitles

We all recognize Christian Louboutin’s famous red soles, but how many of us actually know the man himself? If you want a view into Louboutin’s world—from his drawings to his travels to his design workshops—don’t miss this program.

The Films of Claude Sautet

This September, TV5Monde Cinema on Demand is honoring award-winning director Claude Sautet. Known for his depictions of the French bourgeoisie, Sautet’s celebrated career spanned four decades and multiple genres. TV5MONDE is showcasing some of his most critically acclaimed films, including Un Coeur en hiver, for which Sautet received a César for Best Director, and Nelly et Mr Arnaud, nominated for a BAFTA.

Available beginning September 4:
Les choses de la vie (1969) - English subtitles
Un mauvais fils (1980) - English subtitles
Max et les ferrailleurs (1970) - English subtitles

Available beginning September 11:
Vincent, François, Paul… et les autres (1974)
Un Coeur en hiver (1992) - English subtitles

Available beginning September 18:
César et Rosalie (1972) - English subtitles
Nelly et Mr Arnaud (1995)
Quelques jours avec moi (1988) - English subtitles

 

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