Albania is a nation in transition, a candidate for entry into the European Union. The country is largely unknown however, and has a sulphurous reputation. However, more than any classical documentary theme, it is the spirit, with its mystical impulses that the series explores.
Gilles is a self-taught photographer who lives and works in Berlin. In 2005, he decided to quit his job to be a full time photographer. His work is centered on Central and Eastern Europe.