No offense to 577 French deputies and 348 senators The real nerve center of power is Brussels . Lobbying firms have understood many of whom have a representation in the Belgian capital. 15,000 professional lobbyists are present in the city to spread the word of their interests: it goes Brittany producers of milk, steel manufacturers, advocates for women or Volkswagen and chemists.
In this city of powers for negotiating future EU regulations, the stakes are for quantities of actors. The general public is not interested in too much of this yet fundamental question: how laws are enacted?
A film, "The Brussels Business", directed by Friedrich Moser and Matthew Lietaert, discusses this issue in an attempt to remove the links between lobbying and European politics. Behind the scenes lobbying therefore, in the corridors of power as well.
Also an opportunity to read the " Lobby Planet Brussels " .