The French are Making a Daft Punk Documentary

A new Daft Punk documentary is in the works.

A Daft Punk documentary is in the works. BBC Worldwide Production France will be creating the documentary for subscription channel Canal Plus. It will be the first independent film made about the techno duo.

The documentary, set for release sometime in 2015, will chronicle the rise of and the artistic world of the two award-winning DJs who formed the band in 1993 through to the milestone 2013 album, Random Access Memories.

Helmet heroes Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter have sold more than 12 million albums worldwide and have won six Grammy Awards.

“We are proud to announce our first commission with Canal Plus Group on such an original and creative film,” said Jean Louis Blot, topper of BBC Worldwide Productions France. “BBC Worldwide France stands as a major French producer of documentaries with stunning production values and universal appeal.”