STORIES OF EXILE
Director(s): Annie-claude ELKAIM – Writer(s): Annie-claude ELKAÏM Contact
Today , their life is just like that of anybody else, it seems. And yet... Who has not listened tot heir story, by pure chance, while talking to the taxi driver or the florist ?! Who has not discovered, on those occasions, that their individual history mirrors that of "History" with a capital H - the history, often dramatic, of their country of origin, the history of migration, of wars and political upheaval.
"They" are exiles. they have come to France to start a new life. Each film tells the story of their life "before" and "after". Though their individual destiny and their choices we discoverer entires pages of history of their country of origin: Iran, Chile, Afghanistan, former Yugoslavia, Algeria, China.