Have you ever wondered what it would be like to tour Louis Vuitton‘s fashion workshops? I know that I have! This summer, TV5MONDE Style viewers can tune in for an exclusive tour of the fashion workshops held by Louis Vuitton in Private Tours or explore the legendary Manufacto school founded by The Hermès Foundation in TENDANCE XXI.
Full descriptions of these and other programming available this August on TV5MONDE Style, TV5MONDE Cinema on Demand and TiVi5Monde for streaming customers are listed below.
August Programming Highlights
LES ENQUÊTES DE MIRETTE – (Mirette’s Investigations)
(Adventure, 2016. Cartoon Series)
Available Tuesday, August 1st at 8am ET /5am PT
A cartoon adventure series following Mirette, a ten year old girl detective with a passion for disappearances, arrests and car chases. Helped by her lazy and ever-hungry red cat Jean-Pat, Mirette travels around the world’s toughest cities in search of mysteries to solve.
Visites Privées – (Private Tours)
(Fashion, 2016. TV Series)
Available Thursday, August 3rd at 12:57pm ET / 9:57am PT
Hosted by French radio and TV personality Stéphane Bern, this style series takes a look at the couture designs of Jeanne Lanvin, the luxurious decor and accessories of Lalique and the fashion workshops of Louis Vuitton.
L’amour en douce – (The Sweet Love)
(Comedy, 1985. Film)
Available Friday, August 4th until Thursday, November 2nd
Two-time César award-winning actor Daniel Auteuil stars as Marc Delmas, a successful lawyer who is kicked out of his home after Jeanne, his wife catches him cheating with a number of other women. After their split, Jeanne decides to move in her new romantic fling. Problems begin to occur after Marc moves back in to Jeanne’s home with Samantha, a prostitute who he has just fallen in love with. Comedy also stars César award-winning actress Emmanuelle Béart.
(Fashion, TV Series)
Available Friday, August 18th at 10:52am ET / 7:52am PT
A dynamic fashion series going behind the scenes of the world’s top fashion houses, models and luxury brands. This segment highlights the high-end makeup created by Maqpro, the legendary Manufacto school founded by The Hermès Foundation and the Paris Art Design show.
Tous les soleils – (All the suns)
(Comedy, 2011. Film)
Available Friday, August 25th until Thursday, November 23rd
Golden Globe award-winning actor Stefano Accorsi stars as Alessandro, a single father who divides his time between teaching musicology at the University of Strasbourg, raising Irina, his teenage daughter and taking care of Luigi, his freeloading younger brother. After the death of his wife, Alessandro has struggled to stay involved in Irina’s life as she has transitioned from being a little girl to a beautiful teenager. Life begins to change for their entire family when Alessandro meets the woman of his dreams.
More on these programs from TV5MONDE suite of networks can be found by visiting the website: https://www.sling.com/french/programming/entertainment.
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Sources: TV5MONDE Style, TV5MONDE Cinema on Demand, TiVi5Monde, Louis Vuitton, The Hermès Foundation