Une identité nomadeA nomad identity
Les dames de fondThe women miners of Breza
Ceux de la Sotnia n°5Those of the 5th Sotnia
Trumpets not GunsTrumpets not Guns
Roadbook : 5 days in BishkekRoadbook : 5 days in Bishkek
Les jeux du cirquePanem et Circences
A nomad identity
Une identité nomadeA nomad identity

The clamour rises from the bleachers, which brand new roof protects thousands of spectators from the blazing sun. It’s the last day of the Games and, carried by its enthusiastic supporters, the Kyrgyz Kok Boru team is beating the Kazakh team. This game of the Central Asian kind of polo, where players fight for a goat carcass, is the crown of the Nomad Games, the most spectacular of the twenty three competitions held in six days.

The women miners of Breza
Les dames de fondThe women miners of Breza

(Français) En Bosnie-Herzégovine, les mines de charbon tournent encore à plein régime. Et, depuis une trentaine d’années, à Breza, au nord de Sarajevo, des femmes vont aussi au charbon, à 200 à 300 mètres sous terre.
[nov. 2015]

Those of the 5th Sotnia
Ceux de la Sotnia n°5Those of the 5th Sotnia

I met those of the 5th Sotnia in an hostel overlooking Maidan Square, in january 2014. I followed them until the destitution of president Yanukovitch, in february of the same year. [jan-feb 2014]

Trumpets not Guns
Trumpets not GunsTrumpets not Guns

(Français) A La Nouvelle-Orléans, on lutte contre la violence à grands coups de fanfares. Aux coins des rues ou dans les classes, elles jouent un jazz antique teinté de funk. Et font entendre le même message : les trompettes plutôt que les flingues.
[Avril 2015]

Roadbook : 5 days in Bishkek
Roadbook : 5 days in BishkekRoadbook : 5 days in Bishkek

5 days in Bishkek (and around), Kyrgyzstan. [april 2016]

Panem et Circences
Les jeux du cirquePanem et Circences

Angola, the largest prison in the US, was notorious: a former slave plantation, it was long the most violent prison in the country. Yet for half a century, thousands of visitors enter the gates of the penitentiary to attend the “Wildest Rodeo in the South”. [april 2015]


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