Are French prisons (really) hell?

Duration: 70’

Release date: 2019

Diffuser: C8

Director: Hélène Gautier


Prison strike, spectacular escape, record overcrowding, radicalization in detention, recidivism… French prisons are talked about a lot, and have become the shame of the Republic. Our prisons are creaking everywhere. An uncompromising assessment of the state of our prison system. Are French prisons (really) hell?

Documentary Collection (REALLY) ?

Duration : 12 x 90’ – Broadcaster :  C8

Theme :

The aim of this collection is to refresh political documentary.

Uniting political and societal documentaries through its rhythm and its aesthetic, the collection (REALLY)? is intended to be shared with as many people as possible. But this ambition never encroaches on the quality of the investigation and the content of the information.