Since 2009, when he wasn’t out covering current events, Mathias Depardon traveled the roads of Europe, from the north of France to the west of Greece, following Afghan immigrants on their path to freedom. Chance encounters guide this modest documentary, filled with photographs lit by campfires. This darkness is not a metaphor for their condition, condemned to cross impassable borders again and again, hoping to one day reach the new El Dorado of Europe, in the North.
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