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our selection of films and series in audio description from July 30 to August 5

Like every week, Télé-Loisirs offers you its program guide in audio description. This system consists of a voice-over that describes the events taking place on the screen and allowing the blind or visually impaired viewer to understand what is happening beyond the dialogues. Depending on your box or the platform you use, you must then activate the audio description. As with hard of hearing subtitles, the operation can be tedious. Here are our recommendations from July 30 to August 5.

The best audio description programs for Saturday July 30

memories of volcanoes (Documentary, Arte, 8:50 p.m.): Volcanic activity is at the origin of enormous cataclysms which have upset life on Earth and have, for example, led to the total disappearance of the dinosaurs. Then, the hot spots, from which the magma escapes, have also been one of the driving forces essential to the evolution of species. Quality synthetic images and precise explanations but treated too densely.

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Commissioner Magellan – Frères d’armes (Série, France 3, 9:10 p.m.): A member of an elite marine infantry commando is the victim of a fatal road accident. Convinced that it is a murder, Magellan opens an investigation. With in particular Anne Richard as a guest star, we follow this episode in the heart of the “Grande Muette” until the end with a certain pleasure.

Commissioner Magellan – Sang d’encre (Series, France 3, 10:45 p.m.): A famous writer is murdered. Magellan and Berrayah will have to learn to read between the lines of the novel of his life to find the culprit. This episode, with its unoriginal plot, should only please fans of Commissioner Magellan.

The best audio description programs for Sunday July 31

Samba (Film, France 2, 9:10 p.m.): An undocumented migrant awaiting regularization falls under the spell of a depressed young Frenchwoman who comes to his aid. On a serious subject, a fair work, skilfully alternating between emotion and humor.

The 100 places you must see – The Alpes de Haute-Provence, from Ubaye to the Provence of Giono (Documentary, France 5, 9:45 p.m.): This bucolic excursion in the heart of unspoiled nature and a thousand-year-old heritage has its share of discoveries in store. This getaway combining nature, know-how and historical heritage offers a great insight into the Provençal way of life.

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The best audio description programs for Monday, August 1

Bodin’s in Thailand (Film, Canal + Cinéma, 6:01 p.m.): Because Christian is depressed, Maria decides to go with him to Thailand to change his mind. Cultural shock and shifts on the program of this production entirely to the glory of the famous comic duo born on the boards. Fans will be delighted to rediscover the jokes and grumpy side of their favorite heroes for this third adventure on the big screen, the others can remain sealed.

The best audio description programs for Tuesday, August 2

Tandem – Second chance (Série, France 3, 9:10 p.m.): The president of an association of reintegration sites fell from the top of a scaffolding. He was hit in the head before crashing to the ground. A well-constructed investigation full of twists and turns.

Tandem – Worrying disappearance (Série, France 3, 9:55 p.m.): The body of a man is seen by Julie Portal, ornithologist, in the forest of Vigan. But when the gendarmes arrive on the scene, he has disappeared. A few days later, Magali Montoriol, the chef of a starred restaurant, comes to declare the disappearance of her husband, Fabrice. Léa finds Magali surprisingly serene in the face of this more than worrying disappearance. A well-simmered episode and a gripping face-to-face between the commander and the restaurateur

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The best audio description programs for Wednesday August 3

The Snows of Kilimanjaro (Film, Arte, 8:55 p.m.): Michel organizes a party with his wife Marie-Claire for their 30 years of marriage. The guests offer them two tickets for Tanzania as well as a small nest egg. One evening, while having dinner quietly, they are attacked by two robbers. Between social drama and thriller, Guédiguian, faithful to his political ideals and his troupe, signs a work that is both dark and generous that stirs consciences.

Nina – The Gift of Life (Series, France 2, 10:55 p.m.): A teenager with a rare genetic disease needs an emergency liver transplant. A moving opus around organ donation.

Nina – Hostages (Série, France 2, 11:45 p.m.): Valentin’s father took several people from the service as hostages and shot Léo, who was wounded in the abdomen. Season 5 ends with an episode rich in suspense and emotion and with a heroic and brilliant Nina.

The best programs in audio description Thursday, August 4

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OPJ – Angelo Part 1/2 (Series, France 3, 9:10 p.m.): At the edge of the Lagoon, we find the body of the author of a robbery that occurred 16 years ago. Attention turns to a cop suspected at the time of having stolen 2 million during an illegal search. OPJ revives an old theme, neglected for many years in the thriller genre: the dirty cop, served very correctly by Thomas Jouannet.

OPJ – Angelo Part 2/2 (Series, France 3, 10:00 p.m.): While Clarissa slept with Angelo, their colleagues arrive, armed. Gaspar tells him that he is under arrest for the murder of Clément Martinet. While the detective and sentimental threads have probably never been so mixed in our island thriller, we are witnessing a smoothly conducted opus.

The best audio description programs for Friday, August 5

Captain Marleau – A few evils of love (Series, France 2, 9:10 p.m.): Frédéric was murdered during his daughter’s wedding. Captain Marleau is interested in the schedule of a guest, Daniel Rivière, a singer she admires. An entertaining moment, punctuated with humor. And a beautiful interpretation of Kad Merad and André Manoukian as guests.

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Captain Marleau – The Mysteries of Faith (Series, France 2, 10:45 p.m.): Captain Marleau tries to elucidate the suicide of a young Spaniard who seemed linked to a charismatic abbess. Victoria Abril as mother superior and Corinne Masiero, as a very quirky captain, are great.

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