There are « Madame Tussaud’s » museums all over the world. Every year, tens of thousand visitors flock to admire the wax statues. But who knows the story behind this institution ? This film is the epic tale of the rise of Marie Tussaud. A female artist who was part of the royal court in Versailles and survived the French revolution before setting off to England where she became a remarkable business woman during the early industrial age, and established herself as one of the pioneers in the popular entertainment industry !
Réalisation : Nina Barbier
Production : Gédéon programmes