Ateliers | D.Gagnon & A.Stonys

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.

Encounters with two internationally renown directors

For its traditional Ateliers, Visions du Réel welcomes two key filmmakers from the world of documentary cinema. The guests of honour sharing their world and working methods with the public this year are: the Canadian director Dominic Gagnon, whose approach revolves around sound installations, machines and concepts; and the Lithuanian Audrius Stonys, who ceaselessly questions the world in his creations, thus blending the material with the spiritual.