vice france

Photos

We Spoke to Devastated Parisians About the Notre Dame Fire

Last night, thousands gathered near the cathedral to sing and watch centuries of history burn.
Célia Mebroukine
4.17.19
Photography

Phone Photos from the Anti-Government Revolt in Algeria

The protests have successfully ousted the country's 82-year-old leader. Sort of.
Louis Dabir
3.24.19
Nightlife

A Night with the 'Shower Boys' of Paris

In the city's Marais district, naked male strippers take a shower in the middle of a bar.
Pauline Verduzier
3.6.19
syrian war

How Syrians Are Rebuilding the Monuments Destroyed By ISIS

A French restoration company is working with locals to restore their most important cultural artefacts.
Pierre Longeray
2.20.19
Photos

Wheelies and Crashes with France's Teenage Bike Crews

Photographer Théo Campredon spent last summer capturing the best stunt riders in the south of the France.
Théo Campredon
1.28.19
LGBTQ

How Trans Sex Workers in Paris Are Coming Together to Stay Safe

A recent law change has led to a rise in the number of violent attacks on sex workers in France.
Manon Walquan
Edouard Richard
1.12.19
The Middle East

Deafened by the War on ISIS

Thousands of Iraqis, collateral victims of the war on the terrorist group, have found themselves left with war deafness that goes untreated.
Sebastian Castelier
Azhar Al-Rubaie
1.11.19
riots

Paris's Luxury Shops Are Boarding Up in Preparation for the Gilets Jaunes Protests

Demonstrations in Paris normally stick to the east of the city, away from the expensive tourist areas. But the latest protests have targeted the good stuff.
VICE Staff
12.15.18
ALIENS

We Talked to the Doctor Who Treats People Who Think They've Been Abducted by Aliens

Nicholas Dumont is the go-to psychologist for people who are certain they've met aliens.
Paul Douard
12.4.18
Photography

Finally, a Book About Nazi Soldiers Taking a Shit

Erik Kessels' new work is a collection of photos from WWII depicting German soldiers caught in a very vulnerable act.
VICE Staff
11.10.18
Photography

Unearthed Photos of Paris' Trans Community in the 1970s

Photographer Jane Evelyn Atwood's latest book helps to rediscover Paris' energetic Pigalle district.
Louis Dabir
10.10.18
right-to-die

Meet the Woman Who's Picked Her Own Death Date

"I don't want someone else deciding for me whether I'm ready to die or not. I'm not a child anymore – I know what I want."
Estelle Dellaire
9.19.18
0104