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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 - 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.

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

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

France

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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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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!

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