Wednesday 18 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).

12:00
  • Claire Simon
  • 105'
  • 2002
  • France

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

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!

13:30
  • Juan Renau
  • 14'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Argentina
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.

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.

16:00
  • Mladen Kovačević
  • 53'
  • 2013
  • Serbia, Finland
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?

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

19:30
  • 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. 

  • Déni Pitsaev
  • 19'
  • 2017
  • International Premiere
  • Kazakhstan, Belgium, Russia
  • Sissel Morell Dargis
  • 27'
  • 2018
  • World Premiere
  • Cuba
  • Clarissa Campolina, Luiz Pretti
  • 23'
  • 2018
  • International Premiere
  • Brazil
21:30
  • 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





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