Channel 4 in association with Smithsonian
With poignant testimony from witnesses, survivors and the bereaved
The definitive story of the January 2015 attacks in Paris
One of the worst terror attacks in France since the Second World War by Islamist militants against satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, the police and a Jewish supermarket left 20 people dead, traumatised a nation, questioned the very notion of freedom of expression and sent shockwaves through the rest of the world.
With powerful testimony from the police and military commanders leading the operation to capture the suspects, Films of Record recounts in detail the three days of horror and France’s biggest ever manhunt, while poignant testimony from witnesses, survivors and the bereaved tells of the desolation that the attacks have left behind.