Paris 1900 (Paris mil neuf cent)

Genre: Documentary | Duration: 79 min. | MPAA: N13 | 1947 | Countries: France | Subtitles English, Lithuanian

Originals languages

French

Directors

Nicole Védrès

Cast

Claude Dauphin , Guillaume Apollinaire , Maurice Barrès , Sarah Bernhardt , Louis Blériot

Description

Documentary limning the life of Paris and its citizens during "La Belle Epoque," the years between 1900 and 1914. Beginning with the Paris Exposition of 1900 and the completion of the Eiffel Tower, the film progresses through cultural, technological, and social changes, from peaceful and sometimes näive times to the rumbling foreshadowing of the war that would disrupt France and Europe for years to come.