Original Film Title: A la recherche de Vaubeton
English Film Title: Looking for Vaubeton
Directors Name: Michelle Gales
Writers Name: Michelle Gales
Producers: Michelle Gales, Le Chemin derrière les murs, M. J. Sullivan, Now & Then Productions, Isabelle Russo, Rivarts
Country of Origin: France
Country of Filming: France
Runtime: 1 hour 23 minutes 50 seconds
In this village in Burgundy, in the 9th century, Girart de Roussillon and his wife Berthe founded the convent of Vézelay later moved up the hill known as Vézelay today.
In the 20th century, a Medieval scholar came looking for signs of the battle of Vaubeton recounted in the Song of Girart de Roussillon. Instead he found a Gallo-Roman site which later revealed even more ancient occupation.
Villagers and visitors reappropriate History and Legend. Poetry, music, artefacts and place so many paths to Memory and Imagination.