Journal De France Review

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Famous as a photographer, photojournalist and documentary maker, as well as for taking François Hollande's official portrait, Raymond Depardon joins forces with his wife and collaborator Claudine Nougaret to showcase France's culture, landscape and near-h


Longtime collaborator Claudine Nougaret’s trawl through documentarist Raymond Depardon’s archive extols the deceptive passivity of a filming style that affords insights into 50 years of global change and the French traditions he is keen to capture before they’re gone.

Gently moving and subtly powerful, this will thrill Francophiles.