L'Empereur de Paris

L'Empereur de Paris

subtitled in English

At the height of Napoleon’s reign, François Vidocq, the only man to have escaped from France's toughest prisons, is a legend amongst the inhabitants of Paris's seediest zones. Left for dead after his latest spectacular escape, the ex-con is lying low as a modest cloth merchant. 

César 2019 nominee: Best Costume Design, Best Production Design

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This September, TV5MONDE Cinema On Demand presents a retrospective of the award-winning director Claude Sautet.