NO DIRECTION HOME
People tell us what 'home' means to them. The word ‘home’ always carries a lot of emotion. It offers security and trust in turbulent times.
Vikram Adige lives in Mumbai. He grew up in a little village in the mountains, but the career of his father brought him to the hectic of this metropolis. In a rapidly changing world more people get displaced, causing a hard reset is perhaps the only solution.
We met Vikram near the waters of The Arabian Sea. Vikram reached a point in his life where everything he had, turned into nothing.
TalitaRio de Janeiro, Brazilië
We ran into Talita when we are buying water in a convenience store. Talita tells us she wants to change her life but doesn’t have the willpower.
MattenManchester, Great Britain
He sits in front of his trailer and kindly greets us as we pass by. He asks us if we would like to have a drink.
We came across her in a busy market in the town centre of Shanghai. The first alley gave her the tranquillity for self-reflection about her life.
Sjenke is working the fields as we pass by. He wants to be independent and self-sufficient with his family. To grow his own crops, go back to the basics, with no electricity.
We are driving by car through Virginia and decide to just ring the bell at a farm. Laverne opens the door and tells that the doctor just called about her husband’s health.
After his father died Mike was forced to leave their farm. On that farm he grew up and lived a happy life, now he and his family live in the slums trying to survive.
MatildaEdinburgh, Great Britain
Even though it was cold outside and it was raining, she wanted to tell about her depart from her parental home and her first step to being independent.