Thursday 11 April 2019

09:00

Media Library

Venue : Industry (la Mobilière) – Media Library

Accessibility : Open to professionals with an Industry Accreditation

Duration : until 20:00

A selection of about 400 creative documentary films from 2018/2019 will be available. The Media Library includes all films from the official selection, as well as +150 titles recommended by the VdR/Industry Selection Committee and our partners.

09:00

PITCHING DU RÉEL

Venue : Industry (la Mobilière) – Screening Room 1

Accessibility : Invitation only

Duration : until 17:30

The Pitching du Réel is Visions du Réel’s international coproduction forum for creative documentaries intended for theatrical distribution and TV broadcasting. it offers participants the opportunity to discuss the content and form of their project and to find out which contexts and markets might be the most relevant for it. It encourages international coproductions and helps the funding of outstanding film projects addressing an international audience. 

Event in English

10:15
  • Victor Ridley
  • 30'
  • 2019
  • World Premiere
  • United Kingdom, Belgium
10:30

Morning Talks

Venue : Village du Réel – Forum

Accessibility : Free admission

Every morning, come and meet the filmmakers who presented a film the previous day. The members of the selection committee of Visions du Réel animate these daily encounters; informal debates where everyone is invited to share their experiences and film practices.

12:30

Venue : Théâtre de Marens

Accessibility : Open to the public – free admission

Duration : open all day, until the start of the last screening of the day at Théâtre de Marens

Join us to discover the filmmaking projects linked to cultural participation and throughout the Festival vote for your favourite films at the Théâtre de Marens! There, you will find: the intergenerational workshop, the Klik! Festival, the REFLEX Festival and the Web Series Doc winners.

13:45
  • Laurence Lévesque
  • 29'
  • 2019
  • World Premiere
  • Canada
  • Gilles Aubry
  • 41'
  • 2019
  • World Premiere
  • Switzerland

Entrée libre, réservation obligatoire. | Free admission, ticket booking mandatory

  • Davina Maria
  • 20'
  • 2019
  • World Premiere
  • Lebanon

COMPLET | SOLD OUT

  • Karl Forchhammer
  • 25'
  • 2019
  • World Premiere
  • United Kingdom

COMPLET | SOLD OUT

17:45

COPRODUCTION CASE STUDY WITH ACE, EAVE, EURODOC

Venue : Industry (la Mobilière) – Screening Room 1

Accessibility : Open to the public – free admission

Duration : until 18:30

How to find the right partner and to work together? How to coordinate the demand and input of expertise and financing? A coproduction case study on the film The Sound is Innocent screened in the Burning Lights Competition of the Official Selection with the producers of the film leading to a broader discussion on coproduction today in collaboration and with representatives of the three main European producers’ training initiatives, ACE Producers, EAVE (European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs) and EURODOC. 

Event in English

18:30

MAGIC HOUR HOSTED BY POLISH TV

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.

18:45
  • Samuel Moreno Alvarez
  • 26'
  • 2019
  • World Premiere
  • Colombia
19:30

PITCHING DU RÉEL RECEPTION

Venue : Château de Nyon

Accessibility : Invitation only

Duration : until 21:30

The Ville de Nyon invites the project teams and international guests participating in Pitching du Réel, to a reception at the Nyon castle. 

22:00

Party Party

Venue : Village du Réel – Bar

Accessibility : Free admission

LA SACRÉE DÉTER (Electro)
hosted by Czech Film Fund






For all films at Visions du Réel 2019:
Legal age: 16 years (14 years accompanied by an adult), exceptions where specifically mentioned on a film