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Press releases 2024

13th February 2024
Special Guest 2024: John Wilson – Life: A User’s Manual
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18th January 2024
Jia Zhang-Ke, Guest of Honour 2024
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21th December 2023
Visions du Réel unveils its posters for 2024
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10th October 2023
Alice Burgin to head VdR–Industry
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Press releases 2023

Press review 2023 (Switzerland)
Press review 2023 (International)
Presskit 2023
Images 2023

29th April 2023
Increased attendance at the 54th edition;
Pianoforte by Jakub Piatek wins the Prix du Public 
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28th April 2023
Swiss director Peter Mettler wins the 2023 Grand Prix
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26th April 2023
2023 VdR-Industry awards and takeover of Swiss fund visions sud est
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24th April 2023
Lucrecia Martel awarded the 2023 Honorary Prize
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21th April 2023
Visions du Réel opens the doors to its 54th edition
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18th April 2023
Meetings and discussions at the 54th edition of Visions du Réel
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28th March 2023
The official 2023 selection, the real is out there
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14th March 2023
Visions du Réel unveils the first selected titles and its opening film for 2023
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9th March 2023
VdR-Industry unveils a 2023 selection that showcases newcomers
and reunites with filmmakers close to the Festival
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2nd March 2023
Alice Rohrwacher, Special Guest for 2023
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14th February 2023
VdR–Industry future-proofs the VdR–Development Lab, unveiling the 2023 selection
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7th February 2023
The 2023 Atelier is dedicated to Jean-Stéphane Bron
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24th January 2023
VdR–Industry creates dialogue between the Swiss and international industry
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10th January 2023
The 2023 posters, New collaboration
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15th December 2022
Lucrecia Martel, Guest of Honour 2023
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31st August 2022
Mélanie Courvoisier, new Administrative and
Operational Director | Sven Wälti, new member of the Foundation Board
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Press releases 2022

Press review 2022 (Switzerland)
Press review 2022 (International)

19th April 2022
Sophie Bourdon to head VdR-Industry
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16th April 2022
Tizian Büchi’s L’Îlot wins Visions du Réel’s Grand Prix 2022
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13th April 2022
VdR-Industry announces its Awards
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11th April 2022
Marco Bellocchio was presented with the Visions du Réel Honorary Award this evening.
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7th April 2022
Kick-off of the 53rd edition of Visions du Réel
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5th April 2022
The Talks of Visions du Réel 2022
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31st March 2022
Spotlight on Swiss creation
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29th March 2022
Visions du Réel focuses on inclusion and accessibility
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22nd March 2022
The official juries and prizes of the 53rd edition of Visions du Réel
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15th March 2022
Visions du Réel : Back to the future
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11th March 2022
VdR–Industry 2022 reveals selected projects
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8th March 2022
Visions du Réel expresses its solidarity with Ukraine and presents the official selection of the Grand Angle and Latitudes sections
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28th February 2022
Fire of Love will open the 53rd edition of Visions du Réel
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25th January 2022
The 2022 Atelier is dedicated to Hassen Ferhani
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20th January 2022
VdR at School, the streaming platform for schools, expands its offer
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17th January 2022
Marco Bellocchio is the Guest of Honor 2022
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15th December 2021
Kirsten Johnson, First Guest of Visions du Réel 2022
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7th December 2021
Visions du Réel, a pioneering festival for cultural inclusion
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17th November 2021
Documentary and Audiovisual Forum: Review of the event for the Swiss industry
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Press releases 2021

Press review 2021 (Switzerland)
Press review 2021 (International)

28th April 2021
The 52nd edition of Visions du Réel draws to a close woth 46,600 admissions and viewings ; Flee wins the Audience Award
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24th April 2021
Faya Dayi wins the Grand Jury Prize of Visions du Réel 2021
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22nd April 2021
Theatrical screenings and a special screening of Philly D.A.
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22nd April 2021
VdR–Industry : It’s a wrap !
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20th April 2021
VdR–Industry announces its Awards
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20th April 2021
Documentary and Audiovisual Forum : future prospects for non-fiction cinema
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18th April 2021
Advance booking for the public Festival screenings starts on Monday, April 19, 2021
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16th April 2021
Visions du Réel’s 2021 Talks
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15th April 2021
Back to cinemas: Visions du Réel celebrates the reopening of the theatres with four days of public screenings
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12th April 2021
Visions du Réel will kick off on Thursday, April 15
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9th April 2021
How to Visions du Réel 2021
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7th April 2021
Visions du Réel addresses all audiences
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25th March 2021
Visions du Réel 2021 : free, powerful and diverse
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24th March 2021
Healers (Les Guérisseurs) by Marie-Eve Hildbrand will open the 52nd edition of Visions du Réel
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19th March 2021
VdR-Industry 2021 reveals selected projects, juries and awards
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17th February 2021
Visions du Réel’s 2021 Ateliers are dedicated to Tatiana Huezo and Pietro Marcello
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11th January 2021
The Fiction of the Real: Emmanuel Carrère is the 2021 Guest of Honour
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26th November 2020
Visions du Réel launches ‘Visions du Réel at School’, an online VOD platform dedicated to non-fiction film for students and teachers
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3rd November 2020
Visions du Réel introduces the new members of the 2021 team
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