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Gitans, Tziganes, Gens du Voyage : le droit de vivre. Les rushes - L’expulsion 2 (2013)

Ethnographic archive documentary

Direction : Eric Pons, Roland Cottet
Production : Idemec, Roland Cottet
Original idea : Marc Bordigoni
Screenplay and post-production : Eric Pons
Photography and sound director : Roland Cottet
Length : 29 minutes
Language : French

This documentary, post-produced by the Idemec, is an editing version of the Roland Cottet’s rushes of the movie "Gitans, Tziganes, Gens du Voyage : le droit de vivre" (2004). Post-produced with Roland Cottet’s authorization, it is a part of documentaries serie entitled "Gitans, Tziganes, Gens du Voyage : le droit de vivre. Les rushes", which gathers by theme Roland cottet’s rushes of the original movie.

This movie must only be considered as an ethnographic archive.

Winter 2004, in Aix-en-Provence (Bouches-du-Rhône, France), early in the morning, the police evicted a group of Travellers camping onto an unauthorized place in the new business area of La Duranne. Roland Cottet and his team filmed the leaving operations. In front of the camera, members of the community tell out their anger.


Persons who appear on the movie have given authorization to Roland Cottet for a free use of photography and sounds.

This movie is an archive documentary, posted online with Roland Cottet’s authorization. Authorization of Using pictures or sounds from this film must prior have been ask and accepted from the Idemec and Roland Cottet.

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