French Express[31/05/98] (1998)

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A five-part French language version of the Channel Four series, which offers a mixture of investigative stories and items that delve into French culture and psychology. The presenter's language is kept as clear and simple as possible. Each item includes an interview in French, with French subtitles to provide extra support. Topics covered include: the rise of the National Front; rap music in a Marseille suburb; the extension of the TGV network; the introduction of the Euro; strikes by French schoolteachers; sexual harassment at work; table football; and roller-blading. The programme themes/titles are: 1. La prima bébé, Coup de tête, Rap des villes; 2. Profs en grève, Chaînon manquant, Temps libre; 3. Euromarché, Foot au menu, Procès de guerre; 4. La guerre des bouffes, Ça roule, SOS paysans; 5. Danger au travail, Fausse note, Pile de pneus.

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