Un havre de paix pour de jeunes artistes réfugiés de Syrie et d’ailleurs
During our last journey in Vietnam on march 2017 we participate to the construction of little houses for the most disadvantaged people on the Mekong delta.
Creation in Istanbul of a french speaking long films festival called “My First Long” bringing together the first movie of directors and actors such as Claire Simon, Arnaud Desplechin, Bruno Dumont…..
We decide to support Yusra a group of volunteers which welcomes children from 4 to 7, providing meals, school activities, readings; A place of safety and comfort for children refugees from Syria, mainly from small towns around Aleppo.
In January 2016 Indianostrum hosted the first rehearsals of what would become Ariane Mnouchkine’s La Chambre en Inde (house in India) performed at the Théâtre du Soleil (at Vincennes’ Cartoucherie). It is now the Compagnie du Soleil’s turn to welcome them from 10 April to 25 June 2017.
In 2017 we will continue to support Sharana and Fonds du Coeur , two associations in Pondicherry. Particularly in their project of building a new Gayatri House to host the street kids, to offer them food, rest and education.
Our friend Shellie, we sustained last winter when she decided to help refugies on Kastellorizo Island, meet again a syrian family she met there.
New exhibition at the Quynh Gallery in Saigon : « Between two mysteries » , features new and rarely work by Ho Chi Minh City based artists.