The Mad Adventures of Louis de Funès


Known internationally for his comedic timing and incredible interpretations, Louis de Funès was one of the best actors of his generation. But who was he really? Is it possible that behind his smile and iconic faces (Gendarme, Fantomas, little boss…), Louis de Funès was a sensitive and reserved man?

This film through personal and exclusive video archives, hand-written notes, as well as over 40 min of footage from his best movies and interviews, draws the intimate portrait of the legendary actor who became famous in his fifties.


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  • Genre: Art
  • Length: 2 x 52'
  • Director: Lucie Cariès
  • Producer: Loic Bouchet
  • Broadcaster: France 3