Visions du Réel - International Film Festival

Daily news: Wednesday 10 April

A Masterclass given by Tariq Teguia, one of the most important Algerian filmmakers of his generation whose poetic and powerful films capture societies under construction. Masterclass moderated by Bertrand Bacqué (Professor of film history at the Haute Ecole d’Art et de Design – Genève) and Emmanuel Chicon (Member of the Festival’s Selection Committee). The Atelier is organized in partnership with the Haute École d’Art et de Design – Genève.

• Masterclass Thursday 11 April 10:00, Colombière
In French, with simultaneous translation into English.

Atelier Tariq Teguia: all the films >


A competition dedicated to feature and medium length films (co)produced by Switzerland: 11 films as World or International Premieres.

Screened on the upcoming days: FRUGAL NATURE breaks with the habits imposed by the consumer society, A DONKEY CALLED GERONIMO brings us on the Baltic shores, where sailors are haunted by the memory of a lost paradise, or LUCKY HOURS traces the history of a cradle of psychiatry in Lozère, in a fascinating gesture.

National Competition: all the films

The winners of the cultural participation filmmaking competitions will receive their prizes during this evening. Come and applaud the winners of the Festival REFLEX, Web Series Doc and Klik Audience Prize!

Free admission, ticket booking mandatory. Subject to seat availability.

Kino Labo, la soirée: Thursday 11 April 18:00, Théâtre de Marens | Ticket booking


Party Party | Free admission
Every night during the Festival, it's Party Party at the Festival with DJs and concerts.
Party Party programme

Wednesday 10 April
As of 20:30, Temple de Nyon
Special event – concert FITZCARRALDO (Musique cinématographique)

As of 22:00, Bar – Village du Réel

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