French Period Dramas

Bonne Fête Nationale! Happy Bastille Day!

In honour of the Republic of France’s birthday, I thought I would share all the period dramas set in France, as well as French-produced historical dramas. Please let me know if I am missing any titles or if I have incorrectly added titles to the list as I was going by memory.

French Period Dramas

Medieval (500-1500)


Tudor & Elizabethan (1483-1603)


Baroque / Stuart (1603-1750)


Georgian/Regency (1750-1836)


Victorian (1837-1901)


Edwardian (1901-1910) / 1911-1913


The Great War / WWI (1914-1918)


1919 / Roaring 20’s – Great Depression / 1930s


WWII (1939-1945)


Post-War (1946-1970s)