This contribution is aimed at analyzing the public impact of „Histoire Parallèle/Die Woche vor 50 Jahren“, a history show that stands out by its longevity and conceptual design. This study is founded on archive material and statistical data (Institut National de l’Audiovisuel, Arte, Deutsches Rundfunk Archiv, …), contemporary literature and press coverage as well as on an interview with Marc Ferro, the mainstay of this show.

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Keywords World War II, newsreels, Nouvelle histoire, historical show
Publisher Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision
Journal VIEW Journal
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Note VIEW Journal of European Television History and Culture; Vol 4, No 8 (2015): Archive-Based Productions; 35-47
Meyer, Jean Christophe. (2015). Histoire Parallèle/Die Woche vor 50 Jahren (La SEPT/ARTE 1989-2001): Newsreels as an 'Agent and Source of History'. VIEW Journal, 4(8), 35–47.

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