Call for entries & projects for 2022 edition of Visions du Réel

The call for films and projects will be open from 1st September 2021.

The aim of Visions du Réel, International Film Festival Nyon, is to present films and films projects that, through their formal and aesthetic choices, provide personal and singular expressions and descriptions of past, present or future realities, freely interpreting the very definition of non-fiction filmmaking and its implementation.

Call for Films 

We are looking for films for the official selection.

International Feature Film Competition 
Burning Lights Competition 
International Medium Length and Short Film Competition 
Opening Scenes 
Grand Angle 

The films in competition are screened in World, International or European Premiere.

Call for Projects 

We are looking for projects for VdR–Industry activities. 

VdR–Work in Progress 
VdR–Rough Cut Lab

Projects are presented in VdR–Industry for the first time at their current stage. 


Deadline No. 1: 8 November 2021 – for films finished by October 2021, and for projects already ready to submit 

Deadline No. 2: 17 December 2021

We encourage you to apply as soon as you are ready in order to have more chances of selection.