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En prison

En prison

1 Season
QC:  13+
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This documentary series follow members of the Bordeaux prison staff as they work with prisoners. A television crew goes into this secret jungle where 1400 criminals live. Without dramatizing or whitewashing the facts, the crew highlights the work done by the correctional agents, the nurses, the criminologists and the members of the emergency teams. In a climate of constant tension, where every interaction can go wrong in a fraction of a second, they risk their lives every day to keep society safe.
Crime, Documentary, Reality

  • 14+
  • Violence
  • Language

  • QC: 13+
  • Violence
  • Langage vulgaire


  • Episode 1

    1. Episode 1

    From the building’s catwalk, a drone appears and the personnel confiscate its illicit cargo. At the same time, a violent fight erupts.

    22m 22s Fr

  • Episode 2

    2. Episode 2

    In Bordeaux, the war against smuggling never ends. During a sector search, agents find a jug of alcohol, made secretly by the prisoners.

    22m 22s Fr

  • Episode 3

    3. Episode 3

    We witness a training session for the squad of handpicked agents who deal with emergency situations.

    22m 22s Fr

  • Episode 4

    4. Episode 4

    A convict suspected of smuggling illegal substances in his anus is sent to a dry cell and is forced to do his business in a special toilet.

    22m 22s Fr

  • Episode 5

    5. Episode 5

    When a convict breaks an unwritten rule, he exposes himself to violent consequences and the authorities have to intervene to protect him.

    22m 22s Fr

  • Episode 6

    6. Episode 6

    It’s search day in Sector B5. All the prisoners are evacuated while the agents carefully comb the entire sector.

    22m 22s Fr

  • Episode 7

    7. Episode 7

    The fire brigade, a team of agents specially trained to respond to disasters, are in training.

    22m 22s Fr

  • Episode 8

    8. Episode 8

    The Bordeaux infirmary is a medical clinic with 1400 male patients, where we find all sorts of cases.

    22m 22s Fr

  • Episode 9

    9. Episode 9

    Every week, hundreds of prisoners are transported to the courthouse to appear before a judge or to a hospital to receive care.

    22m 22s Fr

  • Episode 10

    10. Episode 10

    When a prisoner threatens the agents with a razor blade, the prison calls on the Emergency Correctional Squad.

    22m 22s Fr