French peasants : master skateboarders

In this wonderful short movie by Antoine Besse a group of young French peasants explain their passion for skatebording. An absolute must see, highly inspired by the work of Raymond Depardon. The film has received many awards ***Best Debut Film Award – Centaur Prize – Message to Man Saint-Petersbourg Festival*** ***Prix de la Presse –…

France teaches Agriculture in High Speed Trains

For Easter, French High Speed Trains (TGV) transform into ambassadors of Agriculture. The initiative was launched last year by the SNCF (National Railways Company) and the association Passion Céréales. The idea is to use trains, which run across all of France and transports hundreds of thousands of passengers daily, as a way to raise awareness about…

Paris Guerilla Gardening

Following the worldwide movement of Guerilla Gardening operations are being organised to turn Paris green. Guerilla Gardening Guerilla gardening is a protest movement which started in the 1970’s in the United States. The basic idea is for people to regain control over the urban environment through the plantation of different types of fruits and vegetables…