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Histoire et perspectives

A film by Gilles Coudert


Year of production: 2019

Duration: 9 x  1 min. 30

French Version


9 interviews carried out for the exhibition “Champs-Élysées, histoire & perspectives” at the Pavillon de l’Arsenal in Paris which presents the study carried out by the architectural firm Philippe Chiambaretta – PCA-Stream on the initiative of the Champs Committee -Élysées and retraces the history of the “most beautiful avenue in the world”, analyzes its current uses and offers a vision of its possible evolutions with regard to contemporary issues.


With Thierry Marx, two-star chef at Mandarin Oriental; Jennifer Flay, artistic director of FIAC; Chris Dercon, president of the Rmn GP; Michel Roth, Former chef of Lasserre, Meilleur Ouvrier de France, Bocuse d’or; Rebecca Lamarche-Vadel, Deputy Director of Lafayette Anticipation, Galeries Lafayette Foundation; Bruno Maquart, President of Universcience, Palais de la Découverte; Christophe Léribault, director of the Petit Palais; Chiara Santini, HDR doctor in History, garden specialist; Jean-Michel Ribes, director of the Théâtre du Rond-Point, playwright, director, filmmaker.


© a.p.r.e.s production / PCA-STREAM


Architecture, Prod (eng), Urbanisme

Bruno Maquart, Chiara Santini, Chris Dercon, Christophe Léribault, Gilles Coudert, Jean-Michel Ribes, Jennifer Flay, Michel Roth, PCA-STREAM, Rebecca Lamarche-Vadel, Thierry Marx