Our Atlantis is a journey between past and present, in the search of a lost place, a journey through the story of a myth of cataclysm. The film reveals the story of a piece of land on the peninsula Tuzla (Istanbul) where, in the 60s, between sky and water, Anatolian Armenians have built with their hands their « home » of studies and vacation, their family home: the Camp Armen. As a sanctuary, the Camp hosted for 30 years these lost children before to be seized, in 1983, by the Turkish authorities.
1987-1994 : « We owned Paris , everything was possible… » For the first time, the 90s seen from the inside by its actors and activists. When History ( of raves parties, hip hop, punk hardcore … ) meets Pat Ca$h’s stories, Gatsby from the late 80s.
ENGLISH VERSION <br/>
Of "Le voyage alchimique - 6"<br/>
Sixth stage : Paris and Nicolas Flamel
Fifth episode « The Journey » is a 14½ hour documentary film by Peter Watkins, made between the years 1983 and 1985 on several continents, released on film in 1987 at the Toronto Film Festival. It is structured around the theme of nuclear weapons, military spending and poverty. Ordinary people are asked about their awareness of these issues.
There are so many choices in everyday life ! Everyone has their own journey, their own direction, their own azimuth.
Olivier Higgins and Mélanie Carrier chose a journey, but most would call it a long adventure, approximately 8000 kilometers long. Riding their bicycles through Asia. Along the way, they discover the world, but over all, they discover themselves. Who are they? What is their place in this world? Do we not all have a common "azimuth"?