11th Visa pour l’Image – Perpignan

· Perpignan

28.08.99 → 12.09.99

More big names in photojournalism in the Visa pour l’Image 1999 program. From Letizia Battaglia’s Sicilian Mafia to Philip Blenkinsop’s East Timor, From Liz Gilbert’s Africa to Paolo Pellegrin’s Cambodia, we find all the news and magazine of the year. Retrospectives of the work of famous photographers are also on display, such as: Ralph Morse, Christian Simonpietri and Goksin Sipahioglu, the founder of the Sipa Press agency.
At the Campo Santo de Perpignan, six screenings present every evening, various subjects from all over the world. To be seen for free like all the exhibitions of the festival.

William Albert Allard – A view of the Blues
Pablo Bartholomew – Nagas
Letizia Battaglia – Sicilian Mafia
Philip Blenkinsop – East Timor
Care International
Tiane Doane na Champassak – Burning mines of Jharia in India
Matias Costa – the children of the Madrid garbage dump
Claudine Doury – Artek
Thomas Dworzak – Dagestan
Olivier Follmi – Himalayan workers
Nicolaï Fuglsig – Muslumovo
Liz Gilbert – Africa
Annie Griffiths-Belt – Israel and the Middle East
Benoît Gysembergh – Nicaragua
Jim Hollander – Until Peace (retrospective)
Alexander Joe – Africa
Kent Klich – Mexico City
Philippe Lafond – Ennedi and Tibesti: the Sahara before the desert
Mark Leong – Rockers, Hackers & Slackers: Youth in China
Jenny Matthews – Women and War
Krysztof Miller
Laurent Monlaü – From Dakhla to Dakhla
Ralph Morse – Retrospective
Marie-Paule Nègre – Misery
Paolo Pellegrin – Cambodia
Matthieu Ricard – Tibet
Patrick Robert – Sierra Leone
Christian Simonpietri – Retrospective
Goksin Sipahioglu – Retrospective
Chris Steele-Perkins – Afghanistan
Bruno Stevens – Prisons in Haiti
Zaheeruddin – Taliban Afghanistan
International Daily Press
World Press Photo

Photo credits

Banner: Poster of Visa pour l’Image 1999
Photo in Front: © Philipe Blenkinsop / Agence VU’


Visa pour l’Image – Perpignan
Couvent des Minimes
Rue Rabelais
66000 Perpignan


Free Admission


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