English subtitles. Travel presents the link between the past, present, and future. In the French documentary series Des racines & des ailes, accompany our show host Carole Gaessler in exploring significant places in France and around the world.


From Versailles to Istanbul

In each episode of Des racines & des ailes, discover a geographical region in Europe and get to know some of that area’s key geographic and cultural treasures. As you explore mountain ranges, vineyards, art displays, and heritage buildings with Carole Gaessler, you will also be given insights into local neighborhoods and the way that the surrounding area influences the local inhabitants’ worldview. This dual concept of “neighborhood” and “worldview” is a central focus of this fascinating series.


About Des racines & des ailes

Genre: Documentary
Presented by: Carole Gaessler
Country: France
Year: Since 1997
Length: 115 minutes
Subtitles: English


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Subtitles: en
Episode 8 Mar, 17 2021 09:30 pm
Between Tarn and Garonne, from Albi The Episcopal city of Albi celebrates the 10th anniversary of being designated a Unesco world heritage site. Carole Gaessler takes us to the very top of the Sainte-Cécile Cathedral, the largest brick cathedral in the world, then on to visit the Berbie Palace, home to the Toulouse-Lautrec Museum. Presented by: Carole Gaessler.
Mar, 20 2021 04:32 am