Tuesday 17 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. 


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.

  • 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!

  • Benjamin Ramírez Pérez, Stefan Ramírez Pérez
  • 21'
  • 2017
  • International Premiere
  • Netherlands, Germany

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. 

  • 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. 

  • 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

  • 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.

  • 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

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