Series

Au service de la France

( Season 1 )

A hilarious take on the French secret services in the 1960s and the hectic office life of the self-proclaimed best secret agents in the world. A spy comedy created by the screenwriter of the "OSS 117" films.

Episodes

Episode
5
Episode 5

Merlaux and Calot are on a mission in Moscow. While trying to train up the young agent, Calot makes a mistake and causes an incident with the CIA...

Directed by: Alexandre Courtès (season 1, France, 2014)
Screenplay: Jean-François Halin, Claire Lemaréchal, Jean-André Yerlès
Cast: Hugo Becker (André Merlaux), Wilfred Benaïche (Mercaillon), Christophe Kourotchkine (Moïse), Karim Barras (Jacquard), Bruno Paviot (Moulinier), Jean-Édouard Bodziak (Calot), Mathilde Warnier (Sophie), Joséphine de La Baume (Clayborn) Marie-Julie Baup (Marie-Jo)
Episode
6
Episode 6

A position of assistant director is going to be created. Moulinier, Jacquard and Calot are all set on being chosen for the job. Merlaux is perplexed by Sophie, who wants to be a "modern woman". A concept that he doesn't understand...

Directed by: Alexandre Courtès (season 1, France, 2014)
Screenplay: Jean-François Halin, Claire Lemaréchal, Jean-André Yerlès
Episode
7
Episode 7

Moulinier, Jacquard and Calot are on strike: they are protesting against the annulment of a bonus created during the Vichy regime. Colonel Mercaillon forbids Merlaux from seeing his daughter Sophie.

Directed by: Alexandre Courtès (season 1, France, 2014)
Screenplay: Jean-François Halin, Claire Lemaréchal, Jean-André Yerlès
Episode
8
Episode 8

Mercaillon discovers that Merlaux is still seeing his daughter Sophie and lays a trap for him. The young trainee agent finds himself in the arms of Clayborn and unwittingly filmed.

Directed by: Alexandre Courtès (season 1, France, 2014)
Screenplay: Jean-François Halin, Claire Lemaréchal, Jean-André Yerlès
Episode
9
Episode 9

Moulinier, Jacquard and Calot are preparing for a big mission: to go to England incognito to watch the French team play in a rugby match! But Moïse sends them to Algiers to arrest a terrorist...

Directed by: Alexandre Courtès (season 1, France, 2014)
Screenplay: Jean-François Halin, Claire Lemaréchal, Jean-André Yerlès
Episode
10
Episode 10

Moïse borrows a lie detector to identify a mole in the department. Merlaux is worried that the colonel will discover that he is still seeing Sophie. Meanwhile the colonel is worried that his dodgy activities during the Occupation will be found out and will tarnish his reputation...

Directed by: Alexandre Courtès (season 1, France, 2014)
Screenplay: Jean-François Halin, Claire Lemaréchal, Jean-André Yerlès
Episode
11
Episode 11

While Calot's paranoiac tendencies are aggravated by the hunt for the mole, the colonel's fears are confirmed: Moïse digs up his past as a collaborator...

Directed by: Alexandre Courtès (season 1, France, 2014)
Screenplay: Jean-François Halin, Claire Lemaréchal, Jean-André Yerlès
Episode
12
Episode 12

The colonel, who wants to get rid of the trainee, sends Merlaux to Algiers on a mission to eradicate the mole. He gives the same mission to Moïse. In the meantime, Jacquard stages an attack against General De Gaulle to protect his real estate interests in Algiers...

Directed by: Alexandre Courtès (season 1, France, 2014)
Screenplay: Jean-François Halin, Claire Lemaréchal, Jean-André Yerlès