An ongoing one-year feature story from May 2020 until May 2021
photography by matthieu alexandre
text by marjolaine edouard
(France, 2020) From spring confinement to the autumn harvest season : this feature story documents four organic viticulture estates of the famous “Coteaux-du-Layon” in the Val-de-Loire, designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Four unique stories in the context threatening an unprecedented health, economic and social crisis.
"During the spring lockdown, we heard on the radio the call of farmers in need of labor."
"We volunteered and got hired as wine workers. That was the start of the reportage."