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Donner la parole


Title - Donner la parole
Director - Raymond Depardon and Claudine Nougaret
Genre - Installation/ short film

Claudine Nougaret  for Palmeraie et désert 

on the initiative of the Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain

Catalogue and further readings -     
Image - Raymond Depardon
Sound - Claudine Nougaret

Editor -

Mixing -

Jean-Baptiste Beaudouin

Gérard Lamps

Location - Bolivia, Ethiopia, Chili, France (Lozère, Bretagne), Brazil
Year - 2007/2008
First release in France - Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain Paris, October 2008.
Edition in Blu-ray - In addition to La vie moderne (Arte editions, 2009)
Film presentation abroad - Copenhagen (2009), Bilbao (2010)
 Length - 33 mn
Image/ sound format - 1.77 color/ DVD support
Synopsis -

Raymond Depardon gives the floor to 9 languages among the      2 700 endangered ones in the world: Chipaya, Kaweskar, Quechua, Mapuche, Guarani, Yanomani, Afar, Breton, Occitan. 13 people tell us their attachement to their language and affirm their desire to preserve it, with very simple and universal words.

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