TOUCH ME NOT (Golden Bear Berlin/int.premiere VdR2018) at spoutnik Geneva on 12 Nov, and out in French speaking Swiss cinemas as of 31 Oct.
Special screening Ciné-Brunch at Cinemotion Les Rex Fribourg, Sunday 11 November 2018, 11:00. Free brunch after the screening!
Special screening in the presence of Nicolas Philibert, on Tuesday 6 November at 20:30, Cinémas Capitole Nyon. Win tickets!
VdR On Tour presents five films in November in Jura (CH) and Belfort (F) with the Festival Transfrontalier, as part of the Mois du film documentaire.
Avant-premières of POMME ET VOLCAN, in the presence of the filmmaker. 3 November 11:00 at Bio Carouge and then all around French speaking Switzerland.
RETOUR AU PALAIS (best Swiss film VdR2017), in the presence of the filmmaker Yamina Zoutat: on 30 October 2018 at 19:00 at cinema spoutnik in Geneva.
MY FATHER IS MY MOTHER'S BROTHER (VdR2018) at Oblò Lausanne on 24 October. Followed by a performance by the main protagonist, Anatoly (Tolik) Belov.
YALLAH! UNDERGROUND by Farid Eslam, on television on RTS Deux, Sunday 14 October at 22:05 (schedule subject to change).
The Ciné-Club d'Ethno organises a public screening of CYCLIQUE, by Frédéric Favre, on Thursday 11 October 2018, 19:15 in Neuchâtel. Free admission!
This film that conquered the Festival's public is screened again in the presence of Véronique Reymond on 1st October at Cinémas Capitole. Win tickets!
Special screenings of CALABRIA, in the presence of the film crew on 28 September, 5 and 26 October, 9 November 20:00 at Cinéma Oblò, Lausanne.
Portrait of a rap and feminist icon in Sweden. SILVANA, Swiss premiere at VdR2018, on 24, 28 and 30 September at Cinématte, Bern.
Avant-première in the presence of Fernand Melgar. On 2 September at Cinémas Capitole Nyon, during the Journée du cinéma day. Win tickets!
The Castle of Prangins and VdR On Tour present 3 open air screenings: CHINA'S VAN GOGHS 30.08., TRUE COST 31.08. and THE DARJEELING LIMITED 01.09.
Submit your film now! We are looking for creative documentaries to be presented as world, international or European premieres.
Four films of the VdR2018 selection are screened again in Locarno, from 1–11 August 2018, as part of the Panorama Suisse programme.
The board of the Visions du Réel Foundation announces Martine Chalverat as Director of Administration and Operations, as of 1st November 2018.
VdR joins The Academy's Documentary Feature Qualifying Festival List. Our best feature films will be eligible in the documentary feature category.
The search for a mysterious missing work by the renowned artist Ed Ruscha. Monday 28 May 2018, 20:30 at Cinémas Capitole Nyon. Win tickets!
World premiere at VdR2015, MUCHACHAS by Juliana Fanjul (Switzerland) is screened on TV, RTS Deux, Sunday 27 May 2018.
Festival de Cannes, 12 May: the winner of the Doc Alliance Selection award is SRBENKA by Nebojša Slijepčević, Visions du Réel's nominee. Bravo!
Discover all the 2018 Awards. The Sesterce d'or La Mobilière for the best feature film of the International Competition goes to THE TRIAL.
Three screenings of THE BEEKEEPER AND HIS SON by Diedie Weng (World premiere at VdR2016) in Vallée de Joux (18.04), Orbe (19.04) and Oron (20.04).
Discover Afghanistan's most prolific filmmaker! Monday 26 March 2018 at 20:30, Cinémas Capitole Nyon. Win your tickets!