Featuring previously unissued photographs and video archives as well as interviews of his friends and partners in crime, «Robert Doisneau: through the lens» tells how the kid from the poor suburbs turned superstar photographer. It draws the intimate portrait of the life and work – being so closely interwoven – of and artist fiercely determined to be purveyor of happiness.



Lenght : 52′ & 75′

Author/Director : Clémentine Deroudille.

Producer : Jan Vasak.

Chief operator : Grégoire de Calignon

Editing : Marie Deroudille

Music : Eric Slabiak

Drawings : Emmanuel Guibert

Distributor / international sales : Jour2fête

Broadcaster : Arte France.

With the participation of TV5 Monde and Ceska Televize.

With the support of the Centre National de la Cinématographie et de l’image animée, of the Procirep and the Angoa.