VdR2018: Maître du Réel, Ateliers and Focus unveiled
Maître du Réel | Claire Simon
The Prix Raiffeisen Maître du Réel will be awarded to the French director Claire Simon, honouring her career. In addition to the screening of some of her films, she will give a Masterclass during the Festival (13–21 April). In collaboration with Visions du Réel, the Cinémathèque suisse also dedicates a retrospective to Claire Simon in April.
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Atelier 2018 | Robert Greene
The first full retrospective of Robert Greene's work (USA), which has redefined the boundaries of traditional documentary, challenging the notions of reality and fiction. Robert Greene will attend the Festival and give a Masterclass.
Atelier 2018 | Philip Scheffner
Philip Scheffner (Germany), a unique voice in contemporary documentary filmmaking, will present a retrospective of his work and give a Masterclass along with Merle Kröger (writer and filmmaker) during the Festival.
Serbian film, which portrays great finesse and audacity, will be the subject of the Focus section for this 49th edition of Visions du Réel, 13-21 April 2018, with the support of the SDC and in collaboration with the Film Center Serbia. This invitation is complemented by a partnership with La Fabrique Cinéma de l'Institut français at the Festival de Cannes. Discover promising filmmakers' passionate work; a new generation that confirms its potential.
18 Serbian films >
5 Serbian film projects >
Image: GORA, by Stefan Malešević