"They" have chosen to renegotiate the "system". Reduce the global society of men to their humble community. To reinvent the structure and bonds between them. Focus on quality over quantity, to feed on the fruit of their labor, to rebuild a society of proximity, which respects nature.
"They" are men and women who live in ecovillages. They invent their future, shape other ways of life, and it works.
Us, we are a man and a woman traveling on a tandem with their children. We want to learn how these ecovillages function, comprehend their technics, witness how they deal with daily life. How to stay independent but consistent. How to respect humans and the environment, for the benefit of our health and our environment.
From community to community, we sail through Spain and France for a local adventure. Looking for the ingredients of lifestyle that meets the challenges of our time with success. Our belief ? this is the beginning of a quiet revolution that will change society !
Microwaves, Wi-fi, 3G, mobile phones, electrical network… We are all electrosensitive. Our bodies are sensitive to electromagnetic waves going through our environment.
Intangible and invisible, these electromagnetic waves are nowadays everywhere, they have invaded our daily lives.
« The Châteaux from above » immerses us in the universe of some historical figures such as Francis I, Leonardo da Vinci and Catherine de Medicis, but also introduces us to those who continue to keep France’s great chateaux alive today.
Brother Marie-Pierre (o.c.d.) teaches us step by step how to enter into the practice of Carmelite silent prayer.
Acupuncture Without Borders – International is an NGO that trains acupuncture practitioners in developing countries. The host and the guest explores the various facets of this unusual experience by evoking its activities, the values it conveys and the relations which result from this, founded on autonomy, respect, humility and reciprocity.
The birth of a union branch in a watch-making factory in 1968. This is the first made by the workers of the Medvedkine group and it shows how Suzanne manages to convince the other women working in that factory to regroup, despite the uncooperative union leaders and the management intimidations.
It focuses on global political turmoil in the 1960s and '70s, particularly the rise of the New Left in France and the development of socialist movements in Latin America. Using the image of Lewis Carroll's Cheshire Cat, the film's title evokes a dissonance between the promise of a global socialist revolution (the grin) with its actual nonexistence.