André Malraux: Writer, Politician, Adventurer

André Malraux: Writer, Politician, Adventurer

54 mins | Documentary, History, TV Movie | Oct. 2, 2019

Writer, journalist, explorer, filmmaker, communist militant, freedom fighter. Truths and lies. A plot twist. Politician. General De Gaulle's shadow. Overwhelmed by the weight of power. The numerous exploits of André Malraux (1901-1976).

André Malraux: Writer, Politician, Adventurer

54 mins | Documentary, History, TV Movie | Oct. 2, 2019

André Malraux: Writer, Politician, Adventurer
Writer, journalist, explorer, filmmaker, communist militant, freedom fighter. Truths and lies. A plot twist. Politician. General De Gaulle's shadow. Overwhelmed by the weight of power. The numerous exploits of André Malraux (1901-1976).
Producers ARTE, RTBF, TV5 Monde, Siècle Productions, Toute L'Historie
Original title André Malraux, l'épreuve du pouvoir
Directors Xavier Villetard
Writers Xavier Villetard

Cast

Laurent Poitrenaux

as Himself - Narrator (voice)

Olivier Todd

as Himself - Writer

Charles-Louis Foulon

as Himself - Historian

Vincent Martigny

as Himself - Political Scientist

Pascal Ory

as Himself - Historian

Maryvonne de Saint-Pulgent

as Herself - Politician

Catherine Tasca

as Herself - Politician

François de Saint-Chéron

as Himself - Author

Alain Malraux

as Himself - Malraux's Adoptive Son

André Malraux

as Himself (archive footage)

Charles de Gaulle

as Himself (archive footage)

Michel Debré

as Himself (archive footage)

Jacqueline Kennedy

as Herself (archive footage)

Marc Chagall

as Himself (archive footage)

Mao Zedong

as Himself (archive footage)

Jean Genet

as Himself (archive footage)

François Truffaut

as Himself (archive footage)

Jean-Pierre Léaud

as Himself (archive footage)