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Memories of the sea brave the storm

Cultural ,  Conference ,  Water in Rochefort
  • An edition dedicated to the storm, inseparable companion of the universe of sailors and the imaginary of the sea: 3 days of meetings, debates, readings, films and music.
    7 meetings-debates to confront the views on the storm:
    Storms and climate change.
    The storm in cinema.
    The storm in painting.
    Sailing in storms.
    The storm in painting.
    Seabirds in extreme situations.
    Caring in a storm.

    With guests from all walks of life (more than thirty): Sailors,...
    An edition dedicated to the storm, inseparable companion of the universe of sailors and the imaginary of the sea: 3 days of meetings, debates, readings, films and music.
    7 meetings-debates to confront the views on the storm:
    Storms and climate change.
    The storm in cinema.
    The storm in painting.
    Sailing in storms.
    The storm in painting.
    Seabirds in extreme situations.
    Caring in a storm.

    With guests from all walks of life (more than thirty): Sailors, writers, artists, scientists, directors, musicians.

    Major maritime players: the French Navy, CMA-CGM, Les Abeilles, the Samu de la Mer, the League for the Protection of Birds;
    Prestigious sponsors: Isabelle Autissier, Erik Orsenna, Jean-Louis Etienne.
    Book and comic book signings;
    Continuous screenings of the best documentary films of the year and reference films on the storm;
    Music: with the choir of the Marins de l'Adour, musicians from the Bagad de Lann-Bihoué and Marieke Huysmans-Berthou, the pianist and singer from Pianocean;
    An eloquence competition dedicated to schoolchildren based on the great literary texts on the storm;
    A special tribute to Jacques Perrin, who died in April 2022, in partnership with the French Navy, Pathé Cinéma and the City of Rochefort: Jacques Perrin, the sailor of "Demoiselles de Rochefort", the naval officer of "Crabe-Tambour", the director of "Océans", an exceptional documentary on the sea. an exceptional documentary on the ocean and marine creatures.
    A nautical parade on the Charente with the classic yachts of the Maritime Museum of La Rochelle.
  • Environment
    • Town location
  • Spoken languages
    • French
  • Documentation
Schedules
Schedules
  • From October 21, 2022 until October 23, 2022
    Opened Everyday