Sesterce d’or la Poste Suisse for the best feature film in the International Competition Visions du Réel 2015, HOMELAND (IRAQ YEAR ZERO) by Abbas Fahdel, receives the Doc Alliance Selection Award in Locarno. Congratulations!
Wednesday 26 August, Visions du Réel On Tour and the festival JVAL Openair Begnins present the documentary "Jumping the Shadows" followed by an acoustic concert by the dancehall crooner Wayne Paul. Free admission.
Chilean cinema will be at the heart of Visions du Réel's 2016 Focus. The DOCM calls for film projects from Chile. About 15 Chilean documentaries will also be presented in the Focus section during the upcoming edition, 15–23 April 2016.
Doc Alliance Selection Award: a documentary film talent awarded in Locarno on 8 August 2015 by seven European festivals. Discover the 7 nominees, 5 of them previously shown at Visions du Réel this year!