Sophie Toscan du Plantier’s son breaks silence in harrowing Netflix documentary

THE son of Sophie Toscan du Plantier has broken his silence and opened up about her tragic murder in a tell-all Netflix documentary.

Pierre-Louis Baudey, ملك من mother was horrifically beaten to death whilst holidaying in West Cork, أيرلندا, في 1996, has at last told his story.

Pierre-Louis has at last told the story of his mother's tragic death

Pierre-Louis has at last told the story of his mother’s tragic deathالإئتمان: ريكس الميزات

يتحدث الى المستقل, Pierre-Louis, 40, told of how the documentary is just one part of the family’s ongoingfight for justice”.

We will never stop the fight for justice, we can’t,” the father-of-two said, explaining that said-to-be killer Ian Bailey was wronglyliving free”.

The death of the French documentary marker is at the centre of new Netflix three-part series, which forensically unpicks the case that stunned Ireland.

With the crime having gone unsolved for 25 سنوات, the new show presents mountains of evidence against prime suspect Bailey, a British journalist.

Pierre-Louis was just 15 when his mother passed away

Pierre-Louis was just 15 when his mother passed awayالإئتمان: ريكس الميزات
Sophie was murdered while on holiday in West Cork

Sophie was murdered while on holiday in West Corkالإئتمان: وكالة فرانس برس أو المرخصين

While Bailey was arrested in connection with the murder, and found guilty in France and sentenced to 25 سنوات في السجن, he has never faced jail time.

Several failed attempts have been made to extradite Bailey, who maintains his innocence in the case, onto French soil in order to be imprisoned.

While also building public outrage at Bailey’s freedom, the documentary aims to celebrate the memory of Sophie, especially from son Pierre-Louispoint of view.

Pierre-Louis, من كان 15 متي his mother died aged 39, was hesitant at first about making to documentary or writing a book to commemorate her.

The new Netflix documentary looks into forensic evidence around the death

The new Netflix documentary looks into forensic evidence around the deathالإئتمان: ريكس الميزات

But the father-of-two decided otherwise last year in order to celebrate her life as aarty intellectualand to remember theirvery close” صلة.

Pierre-Louis was staying with his grandparentsin France when he was told his mother had been killed, and found dead near her holiday home.

The mother-of-one had been left tangled in the bushes and bloodied as crime scene photos demonstrated at the time.

Pierre-Louis and his family agreed to the documentary on the premise that the photos of her body would not be shown at any point in the series.

Journalist Ian Bailey has been the prime suspect in the case for 25 سنوات

Journalist Ian Bailey has been the prime suspect in the case for 25 سنواتالإئتمان: ريكس

The horrific images were previously shown in the documentary premiere on Sky, to which Pierre-Louis told director Jim Sheridan he would no longer work with him on the project.

من ناحية أخرى, Netflix director John Dowerwho has also faced distrust from the familysaid he has soldiered on with his documentary to tell Sophie’s story.

Sheridan’s film takes the stance that Ian Bailey is a victim of police corruption; we took the view of the family [that he’s guilty],” هو قال.

The Netflix documentary includes new damning evidence, including Bailey’s lack of alibi, and being covered in scratches the following day.

The documentary looks into Bailey's movements before and after Sophie's death

The documentary looks into Bailey’s movements before and after Sophie’s deathالإئتمان: نيتفليكس

The series also details that the journalist had a huge bonfire in his garden in the days after murder, in which police found traces of clothing.

سلسلة NETFLIX الجديدة, Pierre-Louis details having seen Bailey in the fleshtwo of three timessince Sophie’s death invery hardmeetings.

Bailey may have taken away my mother’s life but he will not take away my freedom to go to Ireland,” Pierre-Louis explained of his visits to West Cork.

Pierre-Louisgrandparents also take part in one scene, giving interviews about their ongoing grief that has seen them becomeso frail”.

I needed [to do] معهم,” Pierre-Louis said of the interviews. “With your friends and family, it’s tabooyou don’t go round speaking about the murder of your mother.

Pierre-Louis, who founded The Association for the Truth About Sophie Toscan du Plantier in 2017, has continued to investigate the murder himself.

He concluded that he hopes the release of the documentary willput pressure on the justice systemin Ireland andget a reaction”.

صوفي: A Murder in West Cork premieres on Netflix on 30 يونيو.

Netflix releases the trailer for new documentary series, صوفي: A Murder in West Cork