Le Porteur d’Histoire invites us to listen to a story about stories, to re-read History and travel through time and space, all thanks to the unlimited power of imagination.
Where does reality end? Where does fiction begin?
“On a rainy night, in the depths of the Ardennes, Martin Martin must bury his father. He could never have imagined that the discovery of a handwritten notebook would lead him on a dizzying quest across History and the continents and push him to solve the mysterious disappearance of a noble family during the French Revolution.
Fifteen years later, in the heart of the Algerian desert, a mother and her daughter mysteriously disappear. They are captivated by the story of a stranger, looking for a pile of books struck by a strange chalice and a colossal treasure accumulated through the ages by a legendary secret society…”
Historical mystery, puzzling quest, family story and hypnotic narrative where one crosses paths with Alexandre Dumas, Eugène Delacroix, Pope Clément VI and Marie-Antoinette, Le Porteur d’Histoire by Alexis Michalik received the Moliere of the “Best Living Francophone Author” and the “Best Director” in 2014.