15 June 2022


Pathé will release NOTRE-DAME ON FIRE on 22nd July 2022 in the UK & Ireland.

The film, directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud (THE NAME OF THE ROSE, SEVEN YEARS IN TIBET), tells the story of how one of the most iconic historic buildings in the world was nearly destroyed by fire.

The film is written by Jean-Jacques Annaud and Thomas Bidegain, is produced by Jerôme Seydoux (CODA) and Ardavan Safaee and stars Samuel Labarthe, Jean-Paul Bordes, Mikael Chirinian, Garlan Le Martelot and Dimitri Storoge.

NOTRE-DAME ON FIRE offers a blow-by-blow recreation of the gripping events that took place on April 15, 2019, when the cathedral suffered the biggest blaze in its history. The film retraces how heroic men and women put their lives on the line to accomplish an awe-inspiring rescue.

Annaud’s creative team includes Director of Photography, Jean-Marie Dreujou (AFC); Production Designer, Jean-Yves Asselin; and Composer, Simon Franglen. The film was made with the contribution of La Brigade Des Sapeurs-Pompiers De Paris (Paris Fire Brigade).