L’ECHANGEUR is a french association created in 2009 and based in Paris. Since 2010, L’Echangeur has been working in West Africa, especially in Sahel and Mali, organizing video workshops and screening campaigns. Since 2013, L’Echangeur has been producing and distributing shorts and documentary films written by engaged directors about political and social change issues in West Africa. Julien Fiorentino is artistic director and producer for L’Echangeur.

L’Echangeur is in charge of production for the following projects and programs

 


DEVELOPMENT

 


Gold or Money [L’Or ou l’Argent]
Written and directed by Jérôme POISSON and Eric RIVOT
Genre Documentary / Expected Duration 60′

 


HOME, SWEET MIGRANTS WORKERS’ HOME [Foyer, doux foyer]
Written and directed by Adeline GONIN
Genre Documentary / Expected duration 52′

 


The Forgotten Ones [Les Oubliés]
Written and directed by Ousmane SAMASSEKOU
Genre Documentary / Expected Duration 52′

 


REPUBLIC, OIL, REVOLUTION [République, pétrole, révolution]
Written and directed by Abdou Lahat FALL
Genre Documentary / Expected duration 60′

 


FILMS

 

MALI, in the heart of failure [Mali, au coeur de l’échec]
by Ousmane Samassekou
2020 / 23’53 / France – Mali

 


GAO, Resistance of a people [Gao, la résistance d’un peuple]
by Kassim SANOGO
54’02 / 2018 / France – Mali

 

 

 


NE PAS PERDRE LE NORD [Not to lose the North]
by Antoine CHESNE
25’29 / 2016 / France

 

 

 


Domestic Workers Empowerment Tour in Mali
Movie screenings tour in Bamako District and villages of BARAKEDEN, The little house maids of Bamako
Public debates & National information campaign on the rights of domestic workers

Mali september – december 2016

 

 

 

BARAKEDEN, the little house maids of Bamako
by Adeline GONIN
56’40 / 2015 / France

 

 

 

 


BAMAKO YEAR 0
Written and directed by Julien FIORENTINO & Stanislas DUHAU
in collaboration with Chanana Madani TOURE (Mali)
54’50 / 2013 / France – Mali

 

 

 

ACTION FOR GREEN AFRICA
by Eric RIVOT
9’34 / 2015 / Mali – France

 


NOUAKCHOTT P.K. 0
Written and directed by Julien FIORENTINO & Stanislas DUHAU
in collaboration with Africa Dynamo workshop in Nouakchott
18’43 / 2013 / France – Mauritania