The Photography of Francoise Demulder   
Francoise 'Fifi' Demulder (1947-2008) was a celebrated French photojournalist. In 1977, she was the first woman to win the prestigious World Press Photo of the Year award. She covered war and conflict around the world beginning her career in Vietnam. She then moved to Beirut and the Middle East, later photographing events in Cuba, Pakistan and Ethiopia. Click on a thumbnail image for preview and caption.
 

Lebanese Civil War. Quarantine camp. Palestinians. Christian militia. Beirut. January 19, 1976. Photographed by Françoise de Mulder (World Press 1977). © Françoise Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Lebanese civil war. Rescuers at work after a car bombing attack in the Western district of Beirut (Lebanon), November 1983. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Cambodian War. Cambodians trying to avoid the rockets launched by the Khmer Rouge army. Phnom Penh (Cambodia), on February 11, 1974. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Cambodian War, 1974. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Members of Fidel Castro's inner circle. Cuba, 1988. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Cambodian War. Young Cambodian soldier, 1974. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Lebanese civil war. Overview of Damour (city located 20km south of Beirut) with a Al-Mourabitoun militiaman (left party) guarding the former palace of Kataeb. Lebanon, January 1976. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Kurdish refugees. Zakhu (Iraq, Kurdistan), April 1991. © Françoise Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Lebanese civil war. Christian Falangists attacked Palestine refugees settled since 1947 in the camp of the Quarantine district. Beirut (Lebanon), January 1976. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Vietnam War. Wounded child at the hospital with his father, he died a few days later. Saigon, 1975. The original caption said: 3/4, the death of a child. &quotDespair remains". © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Lebanese civil war. Rescuers at work after an attack in the Western part of Beirut (Lebanon), 1983. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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&quotOrdinary madness in wartime". Patient confined in a mental hospital. Saigon (Vietnam), 1975. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Cambodian War. Training of young children supposed to join the troops of Lon Nol's government. Cambodia, February 1974. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Fall of Addis Ababa. Fighters of the Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front. Ethiopia, on May 28, 1991. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Vietnam War. Woman with her child in a district destroyed by rockets before the fall of Saigon, on April 27, 1975. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Young soldier resting between two battles with the Khmer Rouge. Cambodia, 1974. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Young woman and her baby. Potala palace. Lhasa (Tibet), December 1991. © Françoise Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Soldier under the cover of a M113 tank. Cambodia, 1974. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Lebanese civil war. A young Palestinian mother, refugee in the Quarantine district, negociating the survival of her family with a Christian Falangist. Beirut (Lebanon), January 1976. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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10th anniversary of the fall of Saigon. Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), 1985. © Françoise Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Vietnam war. Inhabitant congratulating a soldier a few hours after the fall of Saigon (Vietnam), 1975. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Cambodian War. Cambodians trying to avoid the rockets launched by the Khmer Rouge army. Phnom Penh (Cambodia), on February 11, 1974. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Kurdish Child eating of the herb. Sulaimaniya (Iraq, Kurdistan), in April, 1991. FDM-765-16 © Françoise Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Wounded woman taken to the hospital in a rickshaw. Cambodia, 1974. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Vietnam War. Fall of Saigon. Capture of the presidential palace, on April 30, 1975. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Lebanese civil war. Young Palestinian combatant. Tripoli (Lebanon), 1983. © Françoise Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Lebanese civil war. Fighter of the Al-Mourabitoun, independent Nasserite organization. Western districts of Beirut (Lebanon), January 1976. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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&quotThe mental home". Patients confined in a mental hospital. Saigon (Vietnam), 1975. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Fall of Addis Ababa. Partisan of the Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front. Ethiopia, on May 30, 1991. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Lebanese civil war. Rescuers at work after a car bombing attack in the Western district of Beirut (Lebanon), November 1983. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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Vietnam war, fall of Saigon. On April 30, a North Vietnamese tank entered the presidential palace. Saigon (Vietnam), 1975. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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War of Croatia. Croatian soldiers in Baranja, Febuary 1992. © Françoise Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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War in Bosnia-Herzegovina. Bosnian partisan. Dobosnica, September 1992. © Françoise Demulder / Succession Demulder / Roger-Viollet / The Image Works
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