The roots of power

 

Synopsis

During the Fifth Republic, some politicians’ careers were made because of their commitment in the World War 2 Resistance, their family, a political legacy or decisions from the Paris elite. Mitterrand, Chirac, François Hollande and Michèle Alliot Marie linked their political faith to a Region: Aquitaine which became a Presidents’ land.

 

Lenght : Documentary 52′.

Written and directed by : Hélène Risser.

Producer : Jan Vasak.

With the participation of France 3 Nouvelle-Aquitaine and Public Sénat.

A Day For Night and Enfant Sauvage coproduction.