"Marco Polo" has audio & subs in French on Netflix!

I don't know if you guys are already aware or someone already posted this--in which case, I apologize for wasting time. Anyway, Netflix's TV show, "Marco Polo," is originally in English, but they offer French, Spanish, German, and I think also Italian subs, as well as dubbed-over audio. It seems like a good source of practice to me. :)

Be warned, though. "Marco Polo" has some mature, difficult themes to watch, such as nudity, historical misogyny and racism, the like. It can be gritty. But if you do choose to watch it, I hope it's helpful, and bonne chance. :)

January 16, 2015


It's a little strange, though, if you try the French audio and French subtitles at the same time. A while ago, I switched from the English audio to Fr & Fr subtitles somewhere in the middle of an early episode. The very first bit of dialogue was pretty different between the audio and subtitles. Then a bit was very close. Then not so close, and so on. It seems that the French subtitles come straight from the English, but the dubbed version is a bit different at times-- not surprising given that the voicing has to be done with attention to what the actors mouths/faces are doing.

January 16, 2015

I didn't know this. Thanks for adding!

January 16, 2015

Thank you!!! omgggg i've looked all over the place on netflix and the internet for things with FRENCH subtitles along with the audio.

January 17, 2015
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