Let the Games Begin!
Guy Lux's celebrated
Intervilles from France transforms itself into a pan-European
competition that will take the Continent by storm: Jeux Sans Frontières.
The Formative Years
JSF opens its doors to new nations as Switzerland and Britain join
in the fun. Their arrival coincides with a notable change in format, as
each contest sees a six-team head-to-head - all in glorious black and
In Living Colour
Jeux Sans Frontières enters what many perceive to be its golden era
- the Seventies and early Eighties - taking full advantage of Europe's new
colour television technology and becomes a much-loved family favourite
The Games Return
Six years after saying a seemingly final goodbye, Jeux Sans Frontières
is back, rejuvenated for a new generation of viewers and competitors. The
revived series sees many format changes and innovations.
JSF Instant Translator
Jeux Sans Frontières is known by many names in many countries.
Here's a quick guide.
For Jeux Sans Frontières champions, see
in our Data Bank section.