La France de Raymond Depardon
June 19, 2013
by Raymond Depardon
Raymond Depardon focuses on the consequences of urban development in the second half of the 20th century: factories for sale on the periphery of cities surrounded by dozens of car parks, peri-urban areas that swallow up small cities and villages, overexploitation of coastal and high mountain areas...
“I visited very different places, with very different stories. I’ve made it a rule to keep a distance from the subject which allowed me to consider regional specificities and try to tell our common story of everyday life.”