I met the Gorgan family in 1995 when I was studying at the Arles School of Photography. The parents, Johny and Ninaï, then lived in a caravan, with their seven children, on land between the freight station and the Rhone. I did not know anything about this community and did not know then that this Rom family had been living in France for more than a century. I made my first images in black and white, in line with documentary tradition against those who were still foreign to me. I kept a distance and tried to understand what this medium...
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