Cinéma du Réel - International documentary film festival

Night Has Many Eyes #5 - Night Has Many Eyes

Observando el cielo

Jeanne Liotta

2007 / U.S.A. / 19 min

"Seven years of celestial field recordings gathered from the chaos of the cosmos and inscribed onto 16 mm film from various locations upon this turning tripod Earth…" (Jeanne Liotta)


Emily Richardson

2001 / United Kingdom / 4 min

"Redshift attempts to show the huge geometry of the night sky and give an altered perspective of the landscape…" (Emily Richardson)

Night Still

Elke Groen

2007 / Austria / 9 min

Snowy windswept mountains and a moon that suddenly rises, falls, disappears. Civilisation’s lights seem to be signalling.


Dariusz Kowalski

2006 / Austria / 8 min

Images from the Alaska Weather Camera Program website: collage and time-lapse make day and night collide.

Montaña en sombra

Mountain in Shadow

Lois Patiño

2012 / Spain / 14 min

The whiteness of snow turns into a "day for night": a pictorial and tactile digital night.

From Third Beach 1 and 2

Mark Lewis

2011 / Canada / 7 min

At the entry to Vancouver harbour, a phenomenon of light.



Mauro Santini

2009 / Italy / 8 min

A figure of the journey: a tree-lined road, a riverbank, beams speeding through the night.

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Ben Pointeker

2007 / Austria, Netherlands / 9 min

Figure of the road. This time, complete darkness. The eye has literally to find its way.



Clarissa Campolina

2011 / Brazil / 6 min

An essay in midnight blue. On the city outskirts, the painted faces on giant billboards are still awake.

The Screening

Ariane Michel

2007 / France / 24 min

"One night, in spring or summer, an audience is guided into the woods to a glade. There, they find some benches in front of a wide screen." (excerpt of the trailer)