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Making of a Leader, Episode 1, Deng Xiaoping, the making-of a leader
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directed by Barbara Necek, fl. 2002-2018; produced by Daniel Leconte, 1949-, Doc en Stock and Arte France, in Making of a Leader, Episode 1 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Prime Entertainment Group, 2007), 52 mins

The successor of Mao in 1975, Deng Xiaoping is the architect of China’s economic miracle. He pursued ruthless capitalism under communist rule.

Today, Deng’s version socialism has forced the rest of the world to sit up and fear China as a major economic power. Who was this man who preferred pragmatism versus ideo...

directed by Barbara Necek, fl. 2002-2018; produced by Daniel Leconte, 1949-, Doc en Stock and Arte France, in Making of a Leader, Episode 1 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Prime Entertainment Group, 2007), 52 mins
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Making of a Leader, Episode 2, Juan Carlos, the education of a Leader
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directed by Anne-Elisabeth Lozano, fl. 2007 and Daniel Leconte, 1949-; produced by Ramon Colom, 1952-, Juan Carlos de la Hoz, fl. 2003-2014 and Daniel Leconte, 1949-, Segrera TV, Arte France and Doc en Stock, in Making of a Leader, Episode 2 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Prime Entertainment Group, 2008), 53 mins
Without a doubt, Juan Carlos was brought up to become King. Advised by Franco and the Opus Dei, he would be allowed to run the dictatorship but not to alter it. The Juan Carlos dynasty had known disavowal and exile, and as a child, Juan had always been told he would be King. So why did Juan Carlos become a defende...
directed by Anne-Elisabeth Lozano, fl. 2007 and Daniel Leconte, 1949-; produced by Ramon Colom, 1952-, Juan Carlos de la Hoz, fl. 2003-2014 and Daniel Leconte, 1949-, Segrera TV, Arte France and Doc en Stock, in Making of a Leader, Episode 2 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Prime Entertainment Group, 2008), 53 mins
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Making of a Leader, Episode 3, Ronald Reagan: The making of a leader
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directed by Antoine Vitkine, 1977-, in Making of a Leader, Episode 3 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Prime Entertainment Group, 2007), 52 mins

20 years after he left the White House, Reagan continues to put his stamp on American politics. Barack Obama himself didn't hesitate to rekindle the « Reagan spirit ». However, no President in the history of the United States has ever raised so much passion as Reagan did. Worshipped by conservatives, hated or ev...

directed by Antoine Vitkine, 1977-, in Making of a Leader, Episode 3 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Prime Entertainment Group, 2007), 52 mins
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Making of a Leader, Episode 4, Boris Eltsine: The Formation of a Leader
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directed by Daniel Leconte, 1949- and Alante Kavaite, 1973-; produced by Doc en Stock and Arte France, in Making of a Leader, Episode 4 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Prime Entertainment Group, 2007), 51 mins
Through an investigation of Eltsin’s background this documentary unveils the sources of a historic destiny and outlines the origins of an uncommon political action.
directed by Daniel Leconte, 1949- and Alante Kavaite, 1973-; produced by Doc en Stock and Arte France, in Making of a Leader, Episode 4 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Prime Entertainment Group, 2007), 51 mins
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Making of a Leader, Episode 5, Formation of a leader: Fidel Castro
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directed by Daniel Leconte, 1949-; produced by Doc en Stock, in Making of a Leader, Episode 5 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Prime Entertainment Group, 2007), 55 mins
This documentary retraces the history of “Leader Maximo”. But the focus here is on the unknown part of Castro’s life, his childhood. Surprisingly enough, this part of his life is often occulted, sometimes even disguised by his biographers. And there are good reasons for this...
directed by Daniel Leconte, 1949-; produced by Doc en Stock, in Making of a Leader, Episode 5 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Prime Entertainment Group, 2007), 55 mins
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