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Alessandro Di Sarno visits a wine festival, a flea market, the offices of Charlie Hebdo, a men's beauty parlor, a craft fair, and much more in his man-on-the-street interview series from Cap 24.

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Cap 24 - Découverte d'un restaurant parisien

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

France

Come inside this fabulous restaurant and bar in Paris’s 19th arrondissement and see what the chef is preparing and the bartender is mixing. Just don’t watch this one on an empty stomach!

Cap 24 - Démonstration de roller freestyle

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

France

For Cyril Daniel, freestyle rollerblading is more than just a hobby. The twenty-year-old Parisian has been rollerblading for half of his life!

Cap 24 - Les bus sont-ils toujours en retard ?

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

France

Even the bus drivers will admit it: Parisian buses have a tendency to run late. But the drivers aren't to blame, since they're hindered by car traffic like everyone else. Luckily, the interviewer in this video has some "good humor patches" to soothe any frustrated straphangers!

Cap 24 - Les cyclistes parisiens sont-ils indisciplinés ?

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

France

Viewer Discretion Advised

Rumor has it that Parisians bicyclists are undisciplined. Is this true? Allessandro Di Sarno is out on the streets of Paris to find out for himself and carries out his own humorous inquiry...

Cap 24 - Alessandro Di Sarno au Salon des vins et vignerons

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

France

Alessandro visits a wine festival with his breathalyzer to make sure that nothing more than some innocent dégustation (sampling) is going on. Some of the people he interviews fail the test, but one expert claims it might not be that accurate to begin with!

Cap 24 - Paris : Alessandro fait les Puces! - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

France

Alessandro goes to the flea market to interview the owners of a charming vintage boutique specializing in clothes and accessories from the 1880s to the 1980s. The owners even dress the part in their gorgeous costumes.

Cap 24 - Paris : Alessandro fait les Puces! - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

France

In this video, Alessandro goes to the Saint-Ouen flea market, where he talks to a merchant who sells a wide variety of treasures and who believes that everything can be a work of art. Make sure to stop by the next time you're in Paris!

Cap 24 - Charlie Hebdo, Alessandro Di Sarno enquête...

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

France

Alessandro Di Sarno takes us behind the scenes of the highly controversial French newspaper "Charlie Hebdo." After due consideration and in honor of the victims of the tragic attack on the magazine, Yabla made the decision to keep this video.

Cap 24 - Alessandro Di Sarno se met à nu !

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

France

In this hilarious video, Allessandro Di Sarno decides to strip (nearly) naked to determine whether Parisians are really as jaded as he thinks they are. Luckily the only violence he suffers is at the hands of an elderly woman, who pokes him with her cane!

Cap 24 - Alessandro di Sarno se met au point de croix

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

France

If you're a crafty person, consider attending the "Salon des métiers et activités de la création" (Jobs and Creative Activities Trade Show), which features a large number of hands-on workshops related to fine arts, framing, needlework, and more. In this video, Alessandro interviews a workshop instructor who explains an interesting sewing technique called the counted cross-stitch.

Cap 24 - Rasage et Epilation du Visage : Alessandro Di Sarno teste!

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

France

Alessandro braves the men's beauty parlor. In addition to a clean shave, he is having his eyebrows, nose hair, and ear hair trimmed. Ouch! After a painful plucking session, he looks fantastic and somewhat relieved it's over...

Cap 24 - Les grandes gueules et leurs recettes, vu par Alessandro

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

France

Viewer Discretion Advised

Alessandro visits with some chefs on the occasion of the launch of their book, "Les Grandes gueules et leurs recettes" (Big Mouths and Their Recipes). They take their profession very seriously and are perfectionists like the famous Vatel, King Louis XIV's chef, who was so distraught when a seafood delivery was delayed that he ran a sword through his stomach. Modern chefs need to keep their sense of humor. They are, thankfully, no longer at the mercy of a powerful king, but the Internet can be just as unforgiving.

Cap 24 - Paris 2ème : Alessandro joue le Pique-assiette!

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

France

Alessandro becomes a pique-assiette (freeloader, literally "plate-stealer") for a day with his friend Marc Antoine who takes him to rue Montorgueil in the second arrondissement of Paris. What's the big attraction? Friendly shopkeepers give out free food and wine samples daily.

Cap 24 - Alessandro Di Sarno à la Foire d'Automne

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

France

Alessandro goes to the Autumn Fair, a craft show that takes place every October at Porte de Versailles, near Paris. He is not afraid to voice his opinion and pokes gentle fun at the artistic attempts with his clever word play and good-humored insults, which elicit a few chuckles.

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