Here is an overview of France’s rich history and culture – completely in French. Viewers learn that France is a unified country, held together by one language, one religion and a long history. Viewers also given a taste of the French Basque language in a newscast, along with the spoken French of Paris. The video briefly traces the history of France from the time of the Roman Empire to the present. Viewers also see how religion played a major role in the development of French culture and art.