Making HistoryThe Barricade: Fortifying an Insurrection

11/09/2021

Paris, 12 May 1588: the so-called "day of the barricades" marked a high point in the Wars of Religion, pitting Catholics against Protestants in 16th century France and Europe. Prompted by the Catholic League, Parisians piled rubbish and barrels full of stones to block the way of King Henry III's troops.

Director

Tamara Erde

Country

France

Year

2020

Duration

18 min

Available

From 16/09/2021 to 17/02/2025

Genre

Documentaries and Reportage

11/09/2021

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