An exciting adventure to discover what is funny (or not) in different cultures worldwide!

Episode 4 Aug, 25 2017 03:00 pm
French humour Although France is known for its inordinate love of fine wine and cheese, what about its humour? Valérie Blais explores the world of the radio, newspapers and shows, and learns that verbal and body language are key aspects of French humour. Directed by: Mathieu Fontaine (season 1, Canada, 2015)
Episode 5 Sep, 01 2017 02:57 pm
Moroccan humour In Morocco, comedians are very much part of the local culture with the key idea being to bring people together. To appreciate its finer points, François Pérusse discovers the sitcoms, the programmes broadcast during Ramadan and the parades... He explores Marrakesh´s comedy scene in the company of Jamel Debbouze. Directed by: Mélanie Dion (season 1, Canada, 2015)
Episode 6 Sep, 08 2017 03:00 pm
American humour To understand the ins and outs of American humour, welcome to the Mecca of stand-up comedy, the Comedy Store! The humourist and actor François Morency gets into an improv battle with the Groundlings troupe and meets the team behind the cult animation series "The Simpsons". Directed by: Mathieu Fontaine (season 1, Canada, 2015)