Rires du monde

Laughter, and especially what makes people laugh, is highly revealing of the culture we live in. Historically, humor is a good way to measure a healthy society. Everywhere we laugh, but rarely for the same reasons. Rires du monde looks at these specifics all around the world.

Led by different host, each episode of Rires du monde offers a rich journey through the global adventure of laugh. As meeting with laughter from around the globe, sociologists or stand-up comedians, the series attempts to understand different cultures though what makes them laugh.

TV5 Québec

TV5 Monde


Mathieu Fontaine
Mélanie Dion
François Méthé
François Péloquin
Mathieu Vachon


Jean-Michel Anctil
François Bellefeuille
Emmanuel Bilodeau
Valérie Blais
Pierre Brassard
Normand Brathwaite
Édith Cochrane
Mario Jean
Marc Labrèche
Léane Labrèche-Dor
Chantal Lamarre
Sylvain Larocque
Julie Le Breton
Katherine Levac
François Massicotte
François Morency
Laurent Paquin
François Pérusse
Yves P. Pelletier
Nabila Ben Youssef