Social and Therapeutic Agriculture (ASTRA)

10 Jul 2015

Franck, from Solid’Action, goes to a hosting family

This film tells the recent story of Franck, worker and resident at Solid’Action, Jardin de Cocagne, located in Saint Hilaire du Touvet, near Grenoble.
After 4 years spent in Solid’Action, it is envisaged that Franck will settle at Mme Dupoux, his new hosting family.
But things do not happen as planned…

29 Apr 2014

Each one has his place at Bellechambre

Accompanying Bellechambre Farm residents at work (38, Sainte Marie du Mont)

DVD, 37’08, 2014

Maker: Paroles par l’Image

1 Oct 2013

Life trajectories Triandines (Cognin, 73)

33’11, 2013

Horticulture workers and their technicians take the word in Les Triandines, social inclusion horticultural farm and, member of Cocagne national network(in Cognin, Savoie county).

Auteur réalisateur : Gérald Assouline
Production : Réseau ASTRA Rhône Alpes (

12 Dec 2012

For me, it’s a farm ...

DVD - 15’40" 2012

Christelle, Christian and Claire, teenagers with disabilities, participated in a photo workshop, tutored by Gerald Assouline, at Fabienne Garderet social and therapeutic farm La Ferme d’Antan (Isère county).

1 Jul 2012

Au Béal, la vie en partage ...

(17’12, ST en anglais) director : Gérald Assouline

Four hosting couples accompany 23 residents, called « Compagnons », suffering mental disorders. A rural and farming community where work is not all…
Therapeutic farm Le Beal, in Drôme county.

26 Jun 2012

Stories of small farmers

DVD - 9’, 2007

A photo workshop carried out with disabled children of an adaped school going every week to a therapeutic farm.
With the support of the European research programme SO FAR.

No EN Subtitles

1 Jun 2012

A la ferme de Claudette et Jean Christophe. Part 2 : Quand des enfants de l’IMPRO de Mornant sont accueillis par Claudette et Jean Christophe...

20’00, juin 2012.

This second part shows Claudette et Jean Christophe Coquart, in their farm, when they receive a group of disabled children in Vaugneray (Rhône county).

1 May 2012

A la ferme de Claudette et Jean Christophe Coquart. Part 1: Comment Claudette a construit son projet d’accueil social ?

16’00, mai 2012

Claudette et Jean-Christophe Coquart (Vaugneray, 69), members of Accueil Paysan network, practice social farming. They help us to undersqtand why and how they have prepared their social farming project.

1 Jul 2011

Ici c’est calme

16’23, 2011

« Here it is quiet » is the result of a participatory rocess to document work and life in a social farm. The main stakeholders (workers and professionals) of the social inclusion farm ESAT Le Habert (Savoie county, Entremont le Vieux) witness with their images and words.
No EN Subtitles

1 Oct 2010

Solid’Action, paroles de vie

DVD - 8"50’ octobre 2010 (FR, EN)

Témoigne des difficultés et des espoirs des personnes en profondes difficultés sociales accueillies à Solid’Action (Isère), qui est un Jardin de Cocagne et des défis que doit affronter cette structure associative.

1 Jul 2009

Bellechambre, instants partagés

DVD – 10’50, mars 2009 (FR, EN)

This film shows shared instants with residents suffering autisme and professionals of the Therapeutic farm of Bellechambre (Isère county).
With the support of the European research programme SO FAR