Thursday12 April 2018

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.

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!

Anote's Ark (Canada)
  • Matthieu Rytz
  • 77'
  • 2018
  • Swiss Premiere
  • Canada

Complet | Sold out --> Projection 19 avril, 18:00 Théâtre de Grand-Champ

PRÉ-OUVERTURE entrée libre, réservation obligatoire  suivie d'un apéritif offert par la Ville de Nyon et Visions du Réel...

Friday13 April 2018

a/c (Germany)
14:00
  • Philip Scheffner
  • 42'
  • 2003
  • 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.

Venue: Usine à Gaz – Media Library

Accessibility: Industry accredited professionals welcome

Duration: until 20:00

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

Krähen schiessen (Switzerland)
  • Christine Hürzeler
  • 20'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Switzerland
Sports (United States)
  • Robert Greene
  • 13'
  • 2005
  • Swiss Premiere
  • United States
Daljine (Serbia,Montenegro)
16:00
  • Jelena Maksimović, Ivan Salatić
  • 19'
  • 2014
  • Swiss Premiere
  • Serbia, Montenegro

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.

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!

Of Fathers And Sons (Germany,Syria,Lebanon,Qatar)
  • Talal Derki
  • 99'
  • 2017
  • Swiss Premiere
  • Germany, Syria, Lebanon, Qatar

Complet | Sold out 

CÉRÉMONIE D'OUVERTURE en présence du réalisateur, suivie d'un verre de l'amitié au Village du Réel offert par les Vins de Nyon. | In the presence of the filmmaker, followed by...

Venue: Village du Réel – Bar du Réel

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Adolpho & Franky
Folklor d'influences

Saturday14 April 2018

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!

Venue: Usine à Gaz – Media Library

Accessibility: Industry accredited professionals welcome

Duration: until 20:00

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

Lanterne Magique - On s'accorde ? (Switzerland)
  • 80'
  • 2018
  • Switzerland

Collation offerte dès 9:30, projection dès 10:00. Une collaboration entre La Lanterne Magique, Pro Senectute Vaud et Visions du Réel, avec le précieux soutien de la Fondation Leenaards. | Breakfast...

Venue: Salle Colombière

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: until 13:00

Initiated by Radio Télévision Suisse (RTS), this competition aims to promote creative documentary filmmaking in French-speaking Switzerland.

10:30

Morning Talks

Venue: Village du Réel – Bar du Réel

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.

Venue: La Grenette

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: until 15:00

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.

At 14:00 a tour through the exhibition lead by Delphine Schacher and Thomas, one of the persons photographed for this exhibit.

Venue: Colombière Industry Lab Cafétéria

Accessibility: All accredited professionals welcome

Duration: until 14:15

Come and share a soup with your fellow producer colleagues from different parts of Switzerland and the international community: input, networking and exchange.

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.

Venue: Colombière Industry Lab 2

Accessibility: Registration required

Duration: until 18:30

Dedicated to teams of a first or second film in its final production stages, the Rough Cut Lab gives them coaching, expert advice and privileged access to decision makers. The idea is to assist filmmakers in finding the best way to finish their films. 

Up to Down by Nazareno Manuel Nicoletti | Italy – Arci Movie

Venue: Village du Réel – Forum

Accessibility: All accredited professionals welcome

Duration: until 17:00

Guest Industry experts across distribution, sales and festival sectors are available for short individual meetings. An opportunity to receive personal advice and meet future partners. 

16:00

Vernissage: Moritz de Hadeln – Mister Filmfestival

Venue: Village du Réel – Le Club

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: until 17:00

The book by Moritz de Hadeln "Mister Filmfestival" will be presented during a discussion (in French) moderated by Beat Glur, in the presence of the author Christian Jungen and of Moritz de Hadeln, founder of Visions du Réel in 1969 and director of the Berlinale from 1980 to 2001.

KEV (Belgium)
  • Clémence Hébert
  • 47'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Belgium

Venue: Village du Réel – Le Club

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: until 18:00

Come for a drink; stay to network. SWAN Swiss Women’s Audiovisual Network promotes and connects women in the audiovisual industry.

Venue: Village du Réel – Le Club

Accessibility: Invitation only

Duration: until 19:00

Cinéforom (the regional film support fund of the French-speaking part of Switzerland) and the Zurich Film Foundation are gathering to present during this aperitif the sphere of their operation in the field of the regional support of audiovisual works.

Separation of Trails (Switzerland)
  • Francis Reusser
  • 75'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Switzerland

SOIRÉE RTS Cérémonie de remise du Prix RTS: Perspectives d'un doc, suivi de la projection du film, puis apéritif offert par la RTS. // Awards ceremony, screening of the film and drinks offered by RTS.

Les Dames (Switzerland)
19:30
  • Stéphanie Chuat, Véronique Reymond
  • 80'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Switzerland

Complet | Sold out | CÉRÉMONIE D'OUVERTURE À GLAND En présence des réalisatrices, suivi d'un apéritif et d'un concert offert par la Ville de Gland. | In the presence of the filmmakers, followed by...

Krähen schiessen (Switzerland)
  • Christine Hürzeler
  • 20'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Switzerland
Un monde sans bêtes (France)
  • Adrien Lecouturier, Emma Benestan
  • 26'
  • 2018
  • International Premiere
  • France

Venue: Village du Réel – Bar du Réel

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

HAPAX 21 (DJ SET)
House/Funk/Disco

Sunday15 April 2018

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!

10:15

Ecumenical Celebration

Venue: Temple de Nyon

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

The reformed and catholic parishes of Nyon jointly invite the Jury Interreligieux and all interested parties, irrespective of their religion.

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.

Venue: Salle Colombière

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: until 14:30

How do stories find an audience in a shifting media world? How do new media influence the documentary film? Swiss journalist Hansi Voigt tries storytelling using a range of vectors and has now ventured to make his first long documentary film: Gülsha und Noëmi

Un monde sans bêtes (France)
  • Adrien Lecouturier, Emma Benestan
  • 26'
  • 2018
  • International Premiere
  • France
Les Dames (Switzerland)
13:00
  • Stéphanie Chuat, Véronique Reymond
  • 80'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Switzerland

Complet | Sold out

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.

Venue: Colombière Industry Lab 2

Accessibility: Registration required

Duration: until 18:30

Dedicated to teams of a first or second film in its final production stages, the Rough Cut Lab gives them coaching, expert advice and privileged access to decision makers. The idea is to assist filmmakers in finding the best way to finish their films. 

Welcome to my Home by Maria Müller | Switzerland - Mira Film GmbH

La Voie normale (France,Tunisia,Qatar,Switzerland)
  • Erige Sehiri
  • 72'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • France, Tunisia, Qatar, Switzerland
Gora (Serbia,Bosnia and Herzegovina)
  • Stefan Malešević
  • 78'
  • 2017
  • Swiss Premiere
  • Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Venue: Village du Réel – Forum

Accessibility: All accredited professionals welcome

Duration: until 18:00

Programmers tell their visions and selection criteria and explain how they observe and analyse local and international film production.

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 HEAD – Genève

Venue: Colombière Industry Lab Cafétéria

Accessibility: Registration required

Duration: until 22:00

A Students' Meeting is organised as part of the Generation Programme for film students to meet each other.

Kropotkin (Switzerland)
  • Cyril Schäublin
  • 13'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Switzerland

Venue: Village du Réel – Bar du Réel

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Delia Meshlir (concert)
Folk/Rock

DJ Betty Bossa
Trrropical Krrraut

Monday16 April 2018

Venue: Colombière Industry Lab 2

Accessibility: Registration required

Duration: until 13:00

Dedicated to teams of a first or second film in its final production stages, the Rough Cut Lab gives them coaching, expert advice and privileged access to decision makers. The idea is to assist filmmakers in finding the best way to finish their films. 

I Owe You a Letter About Brazil by Carol Benjamin | Brazil - Muiraquitã Filmes, Daza Filmes, Videofilmes

Venue: Salle Colombière

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

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.

Kropotkin (Switzerland)
  • Cyril Schäublin
  • 13'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Switzerland
Vacas e Rainhas (Portugal)
  • Laura Marques
  • 38'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Portugal

Complet | Sold out

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.

Venue: Colombière Industry Lab 2

Accessibility: Registration required

Duration: until 18:00

Dedicated to teams of a first or second film in its final production stages, the Rough Cut Lab gives them coaching, expert advice and privileged access to decision makers. The idea is to assist filmmakers in finding the best way to finish their films. 

 

Stasis by Mantas Kvedaravicius | Lithuania, France, Ukraine – Studio Uljana Kim, Extimacy Films, ESSE Production House, Rouge International

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!

Venue: Capitole Fellini

Accessibility: Invitation only

Duration: until 18:00

In collaboration with Visions du Réel, SWISS FILMS presents six promising Swiss documentary films in production, which are about to be launched on the festival circuit and worldwide distribution. 

Chaco (Argentina,Italy,Switzerland)
16:15
  • Daniele Incalcaterra, Fausta Quattrini
  • 110'
  • 2018
  • International Premiere
  • Argentina, Italy, Switzerland

Venue: Salle Colombière

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: Until 18:30

Via discussions and case studies our Serbian guests – directors, producers, film institutions – explore the Serbian contemporary documentary landscape as well as the current (co-)production and funding situation across the film Depth Two (the film will also be screened the same day at 12:00, Salle Colombière). 

Looking for Déni (Kazakhstan,Belgium,Russia)
  • Déni Pitsaev
  • 19'
  • 2017
  • International Premiere
  • Kazakhstan, Belgium, Russia
Plástico (Cuba)
  • Sissel Morell Dargis
  • 27'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Cuba

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 SWISS FILMS

Les Dames (Switzerland)
19:00
  • Stéphanie Chuat, Véronique Reymond
  • 80'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Switzerland

Complet | Sold out 


Les Bureaux de Dieu (France)
  • Claire Simon
  • 122'
  • 2008
  • France

SOIRÉE MAÎTRE DU RÉEL – Remise du Sesterce d'or Prix Raiffeisen Maître du Réel à la réalisatrice Claire Simon. Laudatio de Frédéric Maire, Directeur de la Cinémathèque suisse. | Award ceremony:...

Chambre n°1 (Central African Republic,France)
  • Leila N'deye Thiam
  • 29'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Central African Republic, France
Alle de tranen / Every Tear / Toute larme (Belgium)
  • Sarah Vanagt
  • 30'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Belgium

Venue: Village du Réel – Bar du Réel

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

DJ Phil
Greatest Beats

Tuesday17 April 2018

Venue: Salle Colombière

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: Until 13:00

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

10:30

Morning Talks

Venue: Village du Réel – Bar du Réel

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.

Alle de tranen / Every Tear / Toute larme (Belgium)
  • Sarah Vanagt
  • 30'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Belgium

Complet | Sold out

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!

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.

Venue: Salle Colombière

Accessibility: All accredited professionals welcome

Duration: Until 18:00

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

Abdul & Hamza (Serbia)
  • Marko Grba Singh
  • 49'
  • 2015
  • Swiss Premiere
  • Serbia
Practice (China)
  • Iyabo Kwayana
  • 10'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • China

Venue: Village du Réel – Forum

Accessibility: All accredited professionals welcome

Duration: until 18:00

 

Guest Industry experts across distribution, sales and festival sectors are available for short individual meetings. An opportunity to receive personal advice and meet future partners. 

And-Ek Ghes... (Germany)
  • Colorado Velcu, Philip Scheffner
  • 94'
  • 2016
  • Swiss Premiere
  • Germany

En présence du réalisateur | In the presence of the filmmaker

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 Pitch the Doc

Tungrus (India)
18:45
  • Rishi Chandna
  • 14'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • India

Venue: Village du Réel – Le Club

Accessibility: Invitation only

Duration: Until 22:00

Take a break and join us for a glass and some traditional Swiss food and meet other Industry professionals while discovering the awarded projects and films of the Docs in Progress, Focus Serbia, Rough Cut Lab and Opening Scenes section.

Touch Me Not (Romania,Germany,Czech Republic,Bulgaria,France)
  • Adina Pintilie
  • 125'
  • 2018
  • International Premiere
  • Romania, Germany, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, France

Des scènes explicites peuvent heurter la sensibilité de certains spectateurs. Déconseillé aux mineurs. | Contains explicit scenes which may be offensive to some viewers. Unsuitable for minors.

Venue: Village du Réel – Bar du Réel

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Dunav (concert)
Pop/Folk serbe

DJ Singh
Ex-Yugoslavian music

Wednesday18 April 2018

Venue: Salle Uni

Accessibility: Registration required

Duration: until 18:45

Fifteen feature-length film projects will be presented and discussed in round tables and one-to-one meetings with potential partners, commissioning editors, producers, distributors and funders.

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.

Venue: Salle Colombière

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: until 12:30

from the creation of the first musical sketches to the final soundtrack, this discussion is based on three real cases: Chris the Swiss (2018), The Day the Sun Fell (2015), The Congo Tribunal (2017).

Mimi (France)
12:00
  • Claire Simon
  • 105'
  • 2002
  • France

En présence de la réalisatrice | In the presence of the filmmaker

Tungrus (India)
12:00
  • Rishi Chandna
  • 14'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • India

Complet | Sold out

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!

Lionel (Argentina)
13:30
  • Juan Renau
  • 14'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Argentina
Utopija (Serbia)
13:45
  • Matija Gluščević
  • 17'
  • 2016
  • Swiss Premiere
  • Serbia
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.

Popfolk (France)
14:30
  • Jivko Darakchiev, Perrine Gamot
  • 36'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • France
15:00

Les Déchets Sauvages

Venue: Théâtre de Marens

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Award ceremony of the Ville de Nyon's art competition "Les Déchets Sauvages" for elementary schools, whose aim it is to raise awareness about littering. Followed by the vernissage of its art exhibition.

Anplagd (Serbia,Finland)
  • Mladen Kovačević
  • 53'
  • 2013
  • Serbia, Finland
Sanchaek (South Korea)
16:00
  • Koo-yong Sohn
  • 20'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • South Korea

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.

Venue: Colombière Industry Lab 2

Accessibility: All accredited professionals welcome

Duration: until 12:30

The distribution of films is changing; new ideas and strategies on how to bring films to the public are necessary. Can we still stick to the traditional chronological approach of separated windows and players to reach the audience, or do we need new cooperations? A panel about best practices to address, build and profile audiences.

Venue: Colombière Industry Lab 2

Accessibility: All accredited professionals welcome

Duration: until 18:30

Discover the editorial line of local distributors present at the festival. What are their strategies to reach a broad and/or specific public, how they deal with the challenges and opportunities of the digital era?

Actress (United States)
18:30
  • Robert Greene
  • 86'
  • 2014
  • Swiss Premiere
  • United States

Complet | Sold out | En présence du réalisateur | In the presence of the filmmaker

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 DocuDays

Chambre n°1 (Central African Republic,France)
  • Leila N'deye Thiam
  • 29'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Central African Republic, France

Venue: Château de Nyon

Accessibility: Invitation only

Duration: until 21:00

Project teams and international professionals are invited by the town of Nyon to a reception at the château de Nyon. 

Looking for Déni (Kazakhstan,Belgium,Russia)
  • Déni Pitsaev
  • 19'
  • 2017
  • International Premiere
  • Kazakhstan, Belgium, Russia
Plástico (Cuba)
  • Sissel Morell Dargis
  • 27'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Cuba
Os que se vão (Brazil)
  • Clarissa Campolina, Luiz Pretti
  • 23'
  • 2018
  • International Premiere
  • Brazil
Touch Me Not (Romania,Germany,Czech Republic,Bulgaria,France)
  • Adina Pintilie
  • 125'
  • 2018
  • International Premiere
  • Romania, Germany, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, France

Des scènes explicites peuvent heurter la sensibilité de certains spectateurs. Déconseillé aux mineurs. | Contains explicit scenes which may be offensive to some viewers. Unsuitable for minors.

Venue: Village du Réel – Bar du Réel

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Karaoke by Amal
Groove by DJ Maho

Thursday19 April 2018

Venue: Salle Uni

Accessibility: Registration required

Duration: until 16:00

Fifteen feature-length film projects will be presented and discussed in round tables and one-to-one meetings with potential partners, commissioning editors, producers, distributors and funders.

Popfolk (France)
10:00
  • Jivko Darakchiev, Perrine Gamot
  • 36'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • France
10:30

Morning Talks

Venue: Village du Réel – Le Club

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.

Metatrón (Cuba)
  • Alejandro Alonso
  • 14'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Cuba

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!

Chaco (Argentina,Italy,Switzerland)
13:00
  • Daniele Incalcaterra, Fausta Quattrini
  • 110'
  • 2018
  • International Premiere
  • Argentina, Italy, Switzerland
Bisbee'17 (United States)
  • Robert Greene
  • 118'
  • 2018
  • Swiss Premiere
  • United States

En présence du réalisateur | In the presence of the filmmaker

Sanchaek (South Korea)
14:00
  • Koo-yong Sohn
  • 20'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • South Korea
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.

GIVE (United States)
14:30
  • David de Rozas
  • 16'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • United States
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

Complet | Sold out

Hamama & Caluna (Switzerland)
  • Andreas Muggli
  • 24'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Switzerland

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.

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

Complet | Sold out

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...

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

Saturday21 April 2018

A Girl from Ouessant (France,Belgium)
  • Éléonore Saintagnan
  • 28'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • France, Belgium

Rediffusion du meilleur court et du meilleur moyen métrage de la Compétition Internationale 2018 | Replay of the best short and best medium length film of the International Competition 2018

Touching Concrete (Germany,South Africa)
  • Ilja Stahl
  • 58'
  • 2017
  • International Premiere
  • Germany, South Africa

Rediffusion du meilleur court et du meilleur moyen métrage de la Compétition Internationale 2018 | Replay of the best short and best medium length film of the International Competition 2018

Film Primé 1 ()
  • 2018

Rediffusion du meilleur court et du meilleur moyen métrage de la Compétition Internationale 2018 | Replay of the best short and best medium length film of the International Competition 2018

Venue: La Grenette

Accessibility: Open to the public – free admission

Duration: until 15:00

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.

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.

La vida suspendida de Harley Prosper (Mexico)
  • Juan Manuel Sepúlveda
  • 65'
  • 2018
  • International Premiere
  • Mexico

Rediffusion du meilleur film de la Compétition Burning Lights 2018 | Replay of the best film of the Burning Lights Competition 2018

Chaco (Argentina,Italy,Switzerland)
16:00
  • Daniele Incalcaterra, Fausta Quattrini
  • 110'
  • 2018
  • International Premiere
  • Argentina, Italy, Switzerland

Rediffusion du meilleur film de la Compétition Nationale 2018 | Replay of the best film of the National Competition 2018

Au temps où les arabes dansaient (Morocco,France,Egypt,Iran,Belgium)
  • Jaouad Rhalib
  • 84'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Morocco, France, Egypt, Iran, Belgium

Rediffusion du Prix du Public 2018, meilleur film de la section Grand Angle | Replay of the Audience Award 2018, best film of the Grand Angle section

O Processo (Brazil,Netherlands,Germany)
  • Maria Augusta Ramos
  • 139'
  • 2018
  • International Premiere
  • Brazil, Netherlands, Germany

Rediffusion du meilleur long métrage de la Compétition Internationale 2018 | Replay of the best feature film of the International Competition 2018





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