Visions du Réel goes Locarno

Four films of the VdR2018 selection are screened again in Locarno, from 1–11 August 2018, as part of the Panorama Suisse programme.

Four films of the 2018 selection screened again in Locarno
Panorama Suisse at the Locarno Festival: a programme presented by the Solothurner Filmtage, the Swiss Academy for Cinema and SWISS FILMS, that highlights 4 films of the selection of Visions du Réel 2018.

Where are you, João Gilberto?, Georges Gachot (image)
Thursday 2 August 2018, 11:00, FEVI
World premiere at VdR2018, National Competition

Eldorado, Markus Imhoof
Sunday 5 August 2018, 11:15, FEVI
VdR2018 official selection, Special Screenings

Les Dames (Ladies), Stéphanie Chuat and Véronique Reymond
Monday 6 August 2018, 11:15, FEVI
World premiere at VdR2018, National Competition

Genesis 2.0, Christian Frei and Maxim Arbugaev
Tuesday 7 August 2018, 11:00, FEVI
European premiere at VdR2018, International Feature Film Competition

And do not miss the short film Los que desean, by Elena López Riera, member of the Selection committee of Visions du Réel. Selected in the section Pardi di domani: Concorso nazionale, this documentary examines a tradition in southern Spain: a race in which a flock of male pigeons must seduce a female to win... 

Monday 06.08. 14:00, La Sala
Tuesday 07.08. 21:00, L'altra Sala
Wednesday 08.08. 9:30, L'altra Sala
Thursday 09.08. 16:30, PalaCinema 2

Emilie Bujès – Member of the Jury
With Josh Siegel (Curator, Department of Film MoMA, USA) and Tiziana Finzi (Curator, Italy), our Artistic Director Emilie Bujès is a member of the Jury for the section Signs of Life, that aims at exploring film’s frontier territories, engaging with new forms of narration and innovation in filmic language.

Emilie Bujès also is a member of the Jury for the section Open Doors, that offers a selection of films from the South Asian region to introduce its cinematographic landscape. In cooperation with the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC).