Tuesday25 April 2017

Venue: Colombière Grande Salle

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: Until 11:30

Via discussions and case studies our South African guests – directors, producers, fillm institutions – explore the South African contemporary documentary landscape as well as the current (co-)production and funding situation. 

Venue: Usine à Gaz – Media Library

Accessibility: DOCM accredited professionals welcome

Duration: until 20:00

A selection of more than 400 creative documentary films from 2016/2017 available online and in 30 screening booths. 

10:30

Forum

Venue: Village du Réel – Forum

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: 120'

A daily debate with filmmakers: the Forum is an informal discussion between directors and their audience, attended by the filmmakers who presented a film the previous day.

Venue: Colombière Grande Salle

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: Until 16:30

Five projects from South Africa will be presented, and producers, distributors, programmers, sales representatives and the jury will have the opportunity to meet the project teams individually. 

Venue: Village du Réel – Forum

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: Until 15:00

Engaging audiences and planning communication strategies can both benefit from using journalistic skills. Matching real-world stories with real-world public interest: Practical tips and case studies. 

Encarnación (France)
  • Chloé Bourgès
  • 24'
  • 2017
  • World Premiere
  • France

Venue: Colombière Grande Salle

Accessibility: DOCM accredited professionals welcome

Duration: Until 18:30

Docs in Progress presents a selection of six feature documentaries in their final stages. 

Venue: Village du Réel – Forum

Accessibility: DOCM accredited professionals welcome

Duration: until 17:30

Guest DOCM experts across distribution, sales and festival sectors are available for short individual meetings. 

Venue: Colombière DOCM Lab 2

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: Until 18:30

Reminders from the past, archival images bear a visual witness of what has once existed. Presenting the “real”, they are potentially precious for documentary creation. This roundtable aims to shed light on how the practical and aesthetical aspects intertwine in a documentary lm production process. 

Find Fix Finish (Germany)
  • Sylvain Cruiziat, Mila Zhluktenko
  • 19'
  • 2017
  • International Premiere
  • Germany
Have no Fear (United States)
  • Beata Calinska, Sarah Jacobson
  • 18'
  • 2017
  • World Premiere
  • United States

Venue: Village du Réel – The Factory

Accessibility: All accredited professionals welcome

Duration: until 19:30

Join us for daily drinks to meet other professionals in a casual atmosphere.

Hosted by EYE Film Institute Netherlands & Netherlands Film Fund (NL)

Riña de gatos (Chile)
  • Jairo Boisier
  • 24'
  • 2017
  • World Premiere
  • Chile

Venue: Village du Réel – Le Club

Accessibility: DOCM accredited professionals welcome

Duration: Until 22:30

The gathering of all DOCM accredited professionals. Take a glass (offered by ChileDoc), grab a hot fondue, and take some funny and memorable photos!

20:15

Docs in Progress & Focus Awards

Venue: Village du Réel – Le Club

Accessibility: DOCM accredited professionals welcome

Duration: Until 20:30

visions sud est will award a 10.000 CHF prize to the most promising projet. The Swiss fund visions sud est sup- ports cinematographic productions from Asia, Africa, Latin America and Eastern Europe. The best Docs in Progress' project will be awarded a prize: Raggio Verde will offer subtitling to the winner.
 

Mimikrija ir jos sindromai (Netherlands,Lithuania)
  • Anastasija Piroženko
  • 18'
  • 2017
  • International Premiere
  • Netherlands, Lithuania
Girls and Honey (Belgium,Ukraine)
  • Pieter-Jan De Pue
  • 8'
  • 2017
  • World Premiere
  • Belgium, Ukraine
La pesca (Canada,Colombia)
  • Pablo Alvarez Mesa, Fernando Lopez Escriva
  • 22'
  • 2017
  • World Premiere
  • Canada, Colombia

Venue: Village du Réel – Bar du Réel

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission


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