Interactive Frescoes

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Interactive "frescoes"

Interactive and theme-based programmes to understand and relive the political and cultural history of our time in images.

Jalons pour l'histoire du temps présent

Hundreds of videos of a century of modern history deciphered for educational purposes: the First and Second World Wars, French political life, international relations, economy, society, the arts, the history of sciences and techniques.

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Lumières sur Rhônes-Alpes

Over 300 videos on culture, economy, landscape and political life of the Rhônes-Alpes region since the 40's.

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Repères méditerranéens

Some 70 years’ history of the Provence, Alps and Côte d’Azur region of southern France. Over 350 videos on art, culture, the economy, the landscape and political life.

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Cultural Europe (English version)

Artistic creation and the cultural life of the 27 countries of the European Union over the past 50 years: over 350 videos by artists and designers of cultural places and events, selected from the archives of French television.

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Charles de Gaulle - paroles publiques

War-time speeches, addresses, press conferences, interviews, New Year’s wishes, travelling in France and abroad: 200 audio and video archives, replaced in their context by historians, bring back to life the General de Gaulle’s vision of the world, his political action and public life from 1940 to 1969.

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The Cannes Film Festival (English ver...

The films, film directors, prizes and festivities: relive the greatest moments of this unique gathering of the film world.

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L'Ouest en mémoire

The development of the west of France since the Second World War, as seen in videos of Brittany and the Loire Valley and surrounding areas: the arts and culture, the economy, the environment, politics, sports, etc.

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This site, developed jointly by Ina and the Pompidou Centre, the national modern art museum, has been designed as an extension of the exhibition devoted to women artists held at the Pompidou Centre. It offers a number of portraits of artists in videos, a selection of major works of art exhibited in the Museum and featured in Ina audiovisual archives.

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Artsonores was developed mainly around the composers encountered by the Musical Research Group, GRM. The Fresco invites you on a tour of the music and to consult the interviews and the video documents of the key players in the GRM adventure.

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