Thursday19 April 2018

Lionel (Argentina)
16:00
  • Juan Renau
  • 14'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Argentina

Complet | Sold out

Venue: La Grenette

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: until 19:00

6-21 April, exhibition by the Vaud photographer Delphine Schacher, notably winner of the Artistic Prize of the Ville de Nyon in 2014, and finalist of the Swiss Photo Award 2016, whose work features on the Festival’s poster this year.

Havarie (Germany)
16:30
  • Philip Scheffner
  • 93'
  • 2016
  • Swiss Premiere
  • Germany

En présence du réalisateur | In the presence of the filmmaker

Venue: Village du Réel – Forum

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: 120'

Award ceremony for the best Web Series Doc 2018 projects, and screening of the 2017 series winners.

O Processo (Brazil,Netherlands,Germany)
  • Maria Augusta Ramos
  • 139'
  • 2018
  • International Premiere
  • Brazil, Netherlands, Germany
Os que se vão (Brazil)
  • Clarissa Campolina, Luiz Pretti
  • 23'
  • 2018
  • International Premiere
  • Brazil
18:30

Musical event in Gland

Venue: Théâtre de Grand-Champ, Gland

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Afterwork evening with the collectif Swing High
jazz/swing/dance

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 Freestudios

Festival Reflex ()
  • 120'
  • 2018

Complet | Sold out

Entrée libre, dans la limite des places disponibles. Réservation obligatoire. | Free admission, subject to availability. Reservation mandatory.

Theta Rhythm (Netherlands)
  • Bojan Fajfrić
  • 17'
  • 2010
  • Swiss Premiere
  • Netherlands

Venue: Village du Réel – Bar du Réel

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Le Club des Sales Gosses
Italian "colona sonora" / Crossover / Boogaloo / Rock / Afro

Friday20 April 2018

Venue: Usine à Gaz – Media Library

Accessibility: Industry accredited professionals welcome

Duration: until 17:00

A selection of more than 400 creative documentary films from 2017/2018 available online and in 30 screening booths.

Venue: Colombière Industry Lab 1

Accessibility: Invitation only

Duration: until 12:00

Following the spirit of EDN’s Media & Society Initiative, commissioning editors from public broadcasters discuss the role of television for creative documentary and the civil society in the digital era, in present and future.

10:30

Morning Talks

Venue: Village du Réel – Forum

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: until 12:30

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

Confluence (Netherlands,Germany)
  • Benjamin Ramírez Pérez, Stefan Ramírez Pérez
  • 21'
  • 2017
  • International Premiere
  • Netherlands, Germany
14:00

Virtual Reality

Venue: Grande Salle (Salle Communale)

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: in the entrance hall of the Grande Salle (Salle Communale), until 20:00

Hors-cadre is a series of virtual reality films, produced by RTS and directed by DNA Studios, which immerses users in the famous works of Swiss painters and artists. Visions du Réel will present the first two episodes of the series: L’Île des Morts by Basel painter Arnold Böcklin, narrated by Yann Marguet, and Intimités by Lausanne painter Félix Vallotton, an episode premiered at the Festival. A new way to discover these paintings and their histories, from the inside.

Metatrón (Cuba)
  • Alejandro Alonso
  • 14'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Cuba
Practice (China)
  • Iyabo Kwayana
  • 10'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • China

Venue: La Grenette

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: until 19:00

6-21 April, exhibition by the Vaud photographer Delphine Schacher, notably winner of the Artistic Prize of the Ville de Nyon in 2014, and finalist of the Swiss Photo Award 2016, whose work features on the Festival’s poster this year.

GIVE (United States)
16:15
  • David de Rozas
  • 16'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • United States

Venue: Théâtre de Marens

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

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

Discover the works from budding filmmakers aged 4 to 26 years old!

Ceres (Belgium)
19:30
  • Janet van den Brand
  • 73'
  • 2018
  • Swiss Premiere
  • Belgium

CÉRÉMONIE DE CLÔTURE – Vin de l'amitié offert par le Canton de Vaud après la projection au Village du Réel | Drinks offered by the Canton de Vaud after the screening at Village du Réel

Ceres (Belgium)
21:15
  • Janet van den Brand
  • 73'
  • 2018
  • Swiss Premiere
  • Belgium

Vin de l'amitié offert par le Canton de Vaud après la projection au Village du Réel | Drinks offered by the Canton de Vaud after the screening at Village du Réel

Venue: Village du Réel – Bar du Réel

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Quiet Island (concert)
Pop/Folk

Bongo Joe DJs (Mattiø & WTF)
Éclectisme musical




For all films at Visions du Réel 2018:
Legal age: 16 years (14 years accompanied by an adult), exceptions where specifically mentioned on a film