The Festival’s 2016 guests of honour for the Ateliers: the Canadian Dominic Gagnon and the Lithuanian Audrius Stonys, two major directors on the international scene in the field of documentary filmmaking.
Sunday 21 February 2016 at 21:55pm on RTS Deux: THE ÉRPATAK MODEL, World premiere in the International Competition at Visions du Réel 2015. A powerful and striking view on everyday life extreme-right politics.
A both tender and ironic comedy in Abkhazia: DOMINO EFFECT, winner of the Interreligious Prize at Visions du Réel, is screened on 14 February in Fribourg and 15 February 2016 at Cinémas Capitole Nyon. Win your tickets!
THE VISIT – AN ALIEN ENCOUNTER, by Michael Madsen, is out in cinemas! Premiere on 8 October 2015 in Zurich, and then Bern, Frauenfeld, Uster, Winterthur, Lausanne. Additional screening: 9 March 2016 7pm in Coalmine Winterthur.