Amanpour and Company

A Comedian's Take on Racism in France

Clip: 07/29/2020 | 2m 19s Video has closed captioning.

The murder of George Floyd sparked reflections on race, and a wave of demonstrations, around the world -- including in France, where protests challenge the culture's idea of itself as “color-blind.” This is where French comedian Fary comes in. As the star of Netflix's first French comedy special, he has sparked a renaissance in stand-up comedy at home in Paris.

Aired: 07/29/20

Rating: NR

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