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College Board - AP French Language and Culture

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A regularly-updated list of authentic videos addressing College Board's AP French topics (US). Every video has French and English subtitles with a free integrated dictionary. Ilini subscribers can also download transcripts, translations, quizzes and worksheets, and teachers can use them in online assignments (view subscription plans).

Please note that these resources were not specifically designed to prepare for exams. Some videos may help you cover part of a given topic. Others may only address the topic indirectly, but could be used by teachers to trigger a discussion in class. There are many ways to use these videos!

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Global Challenges


Diversity Issues

French comedy star Jamel talks about racism
Source: CLIQUE / Youtube, 10 Dec 2017
Added on 16 Dec 2017 01:25

Economic Issues

What is being poor?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 18 May 2015
Added on 1 Jun 2017 01:43
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A record year for French carmaker Renault
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 10 Feb 2017
Added on 11 Feb 2017 00:31
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What's the French for 'entrepreneur'?
Source: itélé / Youtube, 21 Jan 2016
Added on 5 Feb 2016 01:22
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Women entrepreneurs in France
Source: FRANCE 24 / Youtube, 20 Jun 2017
Added on 22 Jun 2017 01:20
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Station F: the world's largest startup campus opens in Paris
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 30 Jun 2017
Added on 30 Jun 2017 01:13
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Macron unveils plan for France's poorest cities
Source: FRANCE 24 / Youtube, 15 Nov 2017
Added on 15 Nov 2017 01:58
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Do the French like to work?
Source: FRANCE 24 / Youtube, 26 Apr 2017
Added on 27 Apr 2017 01:12
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French protests threaten Macron's labour reforms
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 13 Sep 2017
Added on 13 Sep 2017 01:19
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Is it bad to be rich?
Source: France 2 / Youtube, 9 Feb 2015
Added on 24 Jan 2016 02:06
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Environmental Issues

Macron trolls Trump
Source: BFMTV / Youtube, 3 Jun 2017
Added on 4 Jun 2017 01:22
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Climate: Macron stands up to Trump at the UN
Source: BFMTV / Youtube, 19 Sep 2017
Added on 20 Sep 2017 01:30
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Rain and storm in the South of France
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 30 Sep 2014
Added on 24 Jan 2016 01:00
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10 easy ways to help save the planet
Source: Ça Commence Par Moi / Youtube, 22 Aug 2018
Added on 30 Sep 2018 03:04
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Climate: French youth join worldwide protest
Source: FRANCE 24 / Youtube, 20 Sep 2019
Added on 23 Sep 2019 03:04
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Kids United Nouvelle Génération - L'hymne de la vie
Source: We Are Kids United / Youtube, 16 Oct 2019
Added on 30 Jun 2020 03:18
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Health Issues

France bans e-cigarettes at work
Source: BFMTV / Youtube, 27 Sep 2017
Added on 2 Oct 2017 01:11
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Human Rights

French protests against police violence
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 19 Feb 2017
Added on 19 Feb 2017 01:31
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"Neither Macron, nor Le Pen": Macron spokesman responds to protesters
Source: CNEWS / Youtube, 27 Apr 2017
Added on 28 Apr 2017 00:40
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French protests threaten Macron's labour reforms
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 13 Sep 2017
Added on 13 Sep 2017 01:19
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Macron pushes for alternatives to prison sentences
Source: Public Sénat / Youtube, 31 Oct 2017
Added on 4 Nov 2017 02:18
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Can a child go to jail?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 18 May 2015
Added on 20 Oct 2017 01:43
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Madame Monsieur - Mercy
Source: On n'est pas couché / Youtube, 26 May 2018
Added on 26 May 2018 02:50
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France unveils new measures to fight jihadist radicalization
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 23 Feb 2018
Added on 23 Feb 2018 00:53
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France vows to fight online hate speech
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 19 Mar 2018
Added on 20 Mar 2018 00:21
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French MPs debate asylum law
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 17 Apr 2018
Added on 18 Apr 2018 01:19
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How May 68 changed France
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 3 May 2018
Added on 3 May 2018 02:31
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France announces new measures to fight violence against women
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 25 Nov 2019
Added on 26 Nov 2019 01:44
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What was the Atlantic slave trade?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 22 Feb 2016
Added on 4 Jun 2020 01:30
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Nutrition and Food Safety

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Peace and War

French military operations in Mali
Source: France 24 / Youtube, 16 Jan 2013
Added on 24 Jan 2016 02:45
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Iran warns Trump: we won't renegotiate
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 17 Jan 2017
Added on 18 Jan 2017 01:21
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France brokers agreement in Libya
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 25 Jul 2017
Added on 27 Jul 2017 01:17
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Why was Charles de Gaulle a World War II hero?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 22 Feb 2016
Added on 18 Jun 2020 01:43
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Science and Technology


Current Research Topics

Coma and conscience
Source: TEDx Talks / Youtube, 12 Dec 2013
Added on 30 Sep 2016 11:03
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Thinking the origins of the universe
Source: TEDx Talks / Youtube, 28 Jan 2011
Added on 5 Oct 2016 12:53
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Exploring parallel universes
Source: TEDx Talks / Youtube, 7 Dec 2015
Added on 1 Feb 2017 11:31
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Discoveries and Inventions

Paris: an app to ease visits at Notre-Dame
Source: Télé Matin / Youtube, 17 Aug 2017
Added on 31 Aug 2017 00:49
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A microchip under your skin
Source: itélé / Youtube, 11 Feb 2015
Added on 24 Jan 2016 01:00
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Standing desks cure your back pain
Source: itélé / Youtube, 20 Jan 2016
Added on 6 Feb 2016 01:16
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Ethical Questions

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Future Technologies

A microchip under your skin
Source: itélé / Youtube, 11 Feb 2015
Added on 24 Jan 2016 01:00
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Paris: an app to ease visits at Notre-Dame
Source: Télé Matin / Youtube, 17 Aug 2017
Added on 31 Aug 2017 00:49
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Intellectual Property

No video on this topic yet.

The New Media

Social Impact of Technology

Soprano - Mon précieux
Source: Soprano Officiel / Youtube, 1 Sep 2017
Added on 11 Sep 2017 04:10
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Are we ready to trust the digital world?
Source: TEDx Talks / Youtube, 2 Feb 2012
Added on 5 Oct 2016 05:14
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Contemporary Life


Advertising and Marketing

Under Contract - Short Film
Source: Timothée Hochet / Youtube, 13 Mar 2017
Added on 21 Aug 2017 00:55
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Education

Erasmus celebrates 30th anniversary under Brexit cloud
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 13 Jun 2017
Added on 13 Jun 2017 00:46
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What is the French Baccalauréat?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 18 May 2015
Added on 20 Jun 2017 01:43
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Are girls better at school than boys?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 11 Oct 2016
Added on 29 Jun 2017 01:43
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Entre Les Murs (The Class) - Trailer
Source: Universcine / Youtube, 21 Mar 2012
Added on 8 Aug 2017 01:55
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Study Abroad Tips and Advice
Source: LetudiantTV / Youtube, 22 Oct 2015
Added on 18 Jan 2018 02:39
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Brigitte Macron explains her role as French First Lady
Source: BFMTV / Youtube, 5 Mar 2018
Added on 5 Mar 2018 01:31
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Is education useful?
Source: Le Monde / Youtube, 18 Jan 2018
Added on 18 Mar 2018 02:37
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Studying in France: your first steps upon arrival
Source: Campus France Paris / Youtube, 27 Jul 2017
Added on 1 Nov 2018 02:31
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French schools to display flags in classrooms
Source: CNEWS / Youtube, 3 Sep 2019
Added on 13 Sep 2019 01:27

Holidays and Celebration

How to beat the back-to-work blues
Source: BFMTV / Youtube, 2 Sep 2017
Added on 5 Sep 2017 01:26
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Tourism in France: an unusual season
Source: FRANCE 24 / Youtube, 2 Aug 2020
Added on 18 Aug 2020 01:58
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Housing and Shelter

No video on this topic yet.

Leisure and Sports

Women's sports: French media launch promotion campaign
Source: France 24 / Youtube, 14 Feb 2017
Added on 20 Feb 2017 04:10
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Why are the Blues called the Blues?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 13 Sep 2016
Added on 27 Mar 2017 01:43
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What is the PSG?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 13 Sep 2016
Added on 13 Jun 2017 01:43
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Paris set to host 2024 Olympics
Source: TV5MONDE / Youtube, 1 Aug 2017
Added on 2 Aug 2017 01:01
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France-England, Oasis, terrorism and Brexit
Source: FRANCE 24 / Youtube, 14 Jun 2017
Added on 15 Jun 2017 01:44
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French families hit ski slopes during winter break
Source: France 3 Nouvelle-Aquitaine / Youtube, 31 Dec 2018
Added on 6 Jan 2019 01:57
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Professions

Are girls better at school than boys?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 11 Oct 2016
Added on 29 Jun 2017 01:43
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Shirley Souagnon - I love my job
Source: YouHumour / Youtube, 3 Jan 2017
Added on 19 Mar 2017 03:01
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Rites of Passage

No video on this topic yet.

Travel

France remains tourism world champion
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 3 Apr 2018
Added on 4 Apr 2018 01:05
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Studying in France: your first steps upon arrival
Source: Campus France Paris / Youtube, 27 Jul 2017
Added on 1 Nov 2018 02:31
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Personal and Public Identities


Alienation and Assimilation

No video on this topic yet.

Beliefs and Values

No video on this topic yet.

Gender and Sexuality

Women in cinema
Source: France 24 / Youtube, 10 Feb 2017
Added on 11 Feb 2017 01:36
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Women's sports: French media launch promotion campaign
Source: France 24 / Youtube, 14 Feb 2017
Added on 20 Feb 2017 04:10
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Nilson Jose - Valentine's day
Source: YouHumour / Youtube, 14 Feb 2017
Added on 15 Mar 2017 03:59
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Women entrepreneurs in France
Source: FRANCE 24 / Youtube, 20 Jun 2017
Added on 22 Jun 2017 01:20
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Language and Identity

Where is French spoken?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 13 Sep 2016
Added on 6 Apr 2017 01:43
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How was the French language born?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 18 May 2015
Added on 12 May 2017 01:43
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Why is French more difficult than other languages?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 22 Mar 2017
Added on 3 May 2017 01:43
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French cartoonist Riad Sattouf on the French language
Source: Entrée libre / Youtube, 20 Mar 2019
Added on 7 Apr 2019 02:31
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Multiculturalism

French comedy star Jamel talks about racism
Source: CLIQUE / Youtube, 10 Dec 2017
Added on 16 Dec 2017 01:25
Are the French really descended from the Gauls?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 18 Nov 2016
Added on 1 Apr 2017 01:43
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Algeria's Africa Cup victory sparks celebrations across France
Source: FRANCE 24 / Youtube, 20 Jul 2019
Added on 20 Jul 2019 01:16
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Nationalism and Patriotism

Why was Charles de Gaulle a World War II hero?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 22 Feb 2016
Added on 18 Jun 2020 01:43
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Families and Communities


Age and Class

What is the French Baccalauréat?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 18 May 2015
Added on 20 Jun 2017 01:43
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Childhood and Adolescence

No video on this topic yet.

Citizenship

Youth and politics: Célestine, 21
Source: Radio Londres / Youtube, 26 Mar 2017
Added on 19 May 2017 01:38
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Youth and politics: Tom, 18
Source: Radio Londres / Youtube, 19 Mar 2017
Added on 19 May 2017 01:39
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Youth and politics: Nicolas, 18
Source: Radio Londres / Youtube, 5 Feb 2017
Added on 19 May 2017 01:34
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How to get French citizenship?
Source: FRANCE 24 / Youtube, 29 Jun 2018
Added on 29 Jun 2018 01:17
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Climate: French youth join worldwide protest
Source: FRANCE 24 / Youtube, 20 Sep 2019
Added on 23 Sep 2019 03:04
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Customs and Ceremonies

No video on this topic yet.

Family Structures

Humour: The unfit stepmother
Source: YouHumour / Youtube, 8 Dec 2016
Added on 20 Feb 2017 02:23
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Stromae - Papaoutai
Source: StromaeVEVO / Youtube, 6 Jun 2013
Added on 16 Nov 2018 03:53

Friendship and Love

No video on this topic yet.

Beauty and Aesthetics


Architecture

What's the Palace of Versailles?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 3 Jul 2017
Added on 29 Jul 2017 01:43
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What is the Pompidou Centre?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 14 Feb 2017
Added on 22 Aug 2017 01:43
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The Arc de Triomphe as you've never seen it
Source: Des Racines et des Ailes / Youtube, 25 Jan 2018
Added on 16 Sep 2018 04:05

Contributions to World Artistic Heritage

What is heritage?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 22 Feb 2016
Added on 7 Jun 2017 01:43
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What is the Eiffel Tower used for?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 25 Jan 2017
Added on 16 Mar 2017 01:43
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What's the Palace of Versailles?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 3 Jul 2017
Added on 29 Jul 2017 01:43
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Notre-Dame: over 850 years of French history
Source: CNEWS / Youtube, 20 Apr 2019
Added on 21 Apr 2019 01:16
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France in shock after fire damages Notre-Dame cathedral
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 16 Apr 2019
Added on 16 Apr 2019 02:16
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Eiffel Tower turns 130 years old
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 30 Mar 2019
Added on 31 Mar 2019 01:06
Hidden secrets of the Panthéon
Source: Des Racines et des Ailes / Youtube, 21 Jan 2018
Added on 16 Sep 2018 03:06
The Arc de Triomphe as you've never seen it
Source: Des Racines et des Ailes / Youtube, 25 Jan 2018
Added on 16 Sep 2018 04:05
Coco Chanel - The birth of a myth
Source: CHANEL / Youtube, 12 Sep 2013
Added on 4 Aug 2018 02:58
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What is the Pantheon in Paris?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 9 Jul 2018
Added on 11 Jul 2018 01:43
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Paris bistros seek UNESCO 'world heritage' status
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 8 Jun 2018
Added on 8 Jun 2018 01:07
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Ideals of Beauty

No video on this topic yet.

Literature

Modiano reacts to Nobel Prize award
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 9 Oct 2014
Added on 24 Jan 2016 00:56
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Nicolas Mathieu wins Goncourt Prize
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 7 Nov 2018
Added on 9 Nov 2018 00:59
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Music

Madame Monsieur - Mercy
Source: On n'est pas couché / Youtube, 26 May 2018
Added on 26 May 2018 02:50
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Bigflo & Oli - Dommage
Source: BigfloetoliVEVO / Youtube, 8 Sep 2017
Added on 15 Feb 2018 03:23
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Angèle - Je veux tes yeux
Source: Angèle / Youtube, 31 Jan 2018
Added on 15 Mar 2018 03:28
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Grand Corps Malade - Dimanche soir
Source: Grand Corps Malade Officiel / Youtube, 14 Feb 2018
Added on 13 May 2018 04:06
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Stromae - Papaoutai
Source: StromaeVEVO / Youtube, 6 Jun 2013
Added on 16 Nov 2018 03:53

Performing Arts

Moulin Rouge celebrates anniversary
Source: Le Parisien / Youtube, 6 Oct 2019
Added on 27 Oct 2019 01:04

Visual Arts

What is heritage?
Source: 1 jour, 1 question / Youtube, 22 Feb 2016
Added on 7 Jun 2017 01:43
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Haute Couture: A day at the Paris Fashion Week
Source: Euronews / Youtube, 28 Feb 2018
Added on 1 Mar 2018 01:16
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The Arc de Triomphe as you've never seen it
Source: Des Racines et des Ailes / Youtube, 25 Jan 2018
Added on 16 Sep 2018 04:05
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