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Paris Coffee Project is a documentary series from Gar Hoover and Beth Hoover about the specialty coffee movement that is rapidly changing the world's most celebrated cafe culture. 

Videos | Specialty Coffee in Paris

Good coffee in Paris. Paris Coffee Project is a documentary series from writer/director Gar Hoover & writer/producer Beth Hoover of ideafarm films.

Go inside a few of the specialty cafés taking Paris by storm.

One day at Café Lomi, a specialty coffee shop in Paris' 18th arrondissement located at 3 ter Rue Marcadet. Thanks to owner Aleaume Paturle, Paul Arnephy, Magda Brodzinska, Tommy Hugh and the rest of the staff at Lomi. Music: Cut to Black by Lemaitre.

One day at Holybelly, a specialty coffee shop in Paris' 10th arrondissement located at 19 Rue Lucien Sampaix, in the Canal Saint-Martin neighborhood. Gratitude to owners Nico Alary and Sarah Mouchot, plus Lise Kvan, Lucie Camara and the rest of the amazing Holybelly staff. Music: Alright by Unforscene.

One day at Café Loustic, a specialty coffee shop in Paris located in the 3rd arrondissement at 40 rue Chapon. Thanks to owner Channa Galhenage for having us in to film in his cafe, and to staff members Benjamin Wright and Alice Le Gall for being game. Music: Playground Hustle by The Dø.

One day at Strada, a specialty coffee shop in Paris' 3ème arrondissement at 94 rue du Temple. Gratitude to Peter Tsardakis, Marie Christine Yvonnou, Robin Ravail, Darren White and the rest of the café staff. Music: She Sleeps by FaltyDL.

One day at La Caféothèque, a specialty coffee shop in Paris' 4th arrondissement at 52 rue de l'Hôtel de Ville. Thanks to owner Gloria Montenegro, staffers Caroline Henry and Oliver Lomeli, and to Yadh Elyes, deemed by many to be the first professional barista in France. Music: Don't Sweat the Technique by Eric B. & Rakim.

One morning at The Broken Arm, a specialty coffee shop in Paris located in the 3rd arrondissement at 12 rue Perrée, in the Marais neighborhood. Gratitude to café owners Guillaume Steinmetz, Romain Joste and Anaïs Lafarge, along with staffers Johnny, Bryce, Anna, Melodie, Farrah and Chef Linda. Music: She Just Likes To Fight by Four Tet.

One night at Coutume, a specialty coffee shop in Paris' 7th arrondissement located at 47 rue de Babylone. Music: Harvest Moon by Neil Young, covered by Poolside.