Famille : The Family

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  • This program shows viewers how to talk about marital status and relatives as well as how to quiz children about their names and ages. Also, the hobby of genealogy is discussed by author Monique Rabourdin, who traces her lineage back to Charlemagne and a pair of men guillotined during the Terror, while a modern French father - a man who takes time off from work to be his baby's primary caregiver - is profiled in a segment on Famili, the magazine for young parents and parents-to-be. A BBC Production.


  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on February 21, 2011.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
  • Mode of access: Internet.
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform.
  • In French with English subtitles.


  • Infos (0:35) -- Savoir Dire: Talking about Relatives (1:29) -- Infos (0:14) -- Savoir Dire: Your marital status (1:18) -- Rencontres: Vivre le passé au présent (3:49) -- Savoir Dire: Parler aux enfants (1:41) -- Savoir Entendre: Find the Answer (0:36) -- Rencontres: Le papa nouveau est arrive (3:23) -- Credits: Famille: The Family - in French (0:25)
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