Call for films & projects for the 2023 edition of Visions du Réel

Registration is now closed.

We are looking for films for the official selection.

International Feature Film Competition
Burning Lights Competition
National Competition
International Medium Length and Short Film Competition
Grand Angle
Opening Scenes
Special Screenings

The films in competition are screened in world, international or European premiere.

Read Visions du Réel regulations here.


We are looking for projects for VdR–Industry activities.

VdR–Work in Progress 
VdR–Rough Cut Lab
VdR–Development Lab (deadline October 31, 2022)

Projects are presented in VdR–Industry for the first time at their current stage.

Please read VdR–Industry regulations here.

Please read VdR–Development Lab regulations here.


First deadline: November 7, 2022 – for films finished by October 2022, and for projects already ready for submission.
Final deadline: December 22, 2022

Deadline VdR–Development Lab: October 31, 2022

We encourage you to apply as soon as you are ready in order to have more chances of a selection.