Videos & Documentaries


BBC2 – Tropic of Cancer

This TV documentary was broadcast on BBC2. It is about life along the Tropic of Cancer. In Laos, the team of Simon Reeves visited ElefantAsia in Hongsa, Sayaboury province. There, they discovered the elephant culture of Laos, the former ‘Land of a Million Elephants’…
English. 5’18



TV report on ElefantAsia’s actions on a French popular Sunday Evening News programme, Channel 1. Featuring the Elephant Festival, Vet Care Clinic and the impact of logging on Laos elephant population.
French. 17’44


ARTE – Les Nouveaux Paradis

An overview of elephant life in Laos…The film takes you along the forgotten tracks of Laos, where mahouts and elephants are facing the challenges of modernity…
French. 12’17


TV5 – Mémoires d’Eléphants

An in-depth presentation of the elephant lore of Laos and the life conditions of Lao mahouts and their charges. The film presents the work of ElefantAsia and raises crucial questions about the future of this ancient bond that has been linking Man and Elephants for times immemorial.
French. 25’34


ARTE/TSR – Les Expéditions d’ARTE

This popular Swiss TV programme depicts the experience of Sarah, a young Swiss student, who is travelling to Laos for the first time… There, she meets the elephant, a national emblem on the brink of extinction. Sarah joins an elephant caravan across forests and rice fields up to the Mekong river…
French. 28’14


TV5 – Protéger les éléphants

A short video clip about the role elephants play in their own ecosystem. Produced for TV5 Canada web TV.
French. 1’30