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
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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