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Guy Davidi and Emat Burnad's film "Five Broken Cameras" (First films international competition and Louis Marcorelles Award Cinéma du réel 2012) is theatrically releases in France on February 20, 2013 (distribution France
Iis nominated in the Documentary Feature category at the 85th Oscars (Los Angeles, United-States, February 24, 2013).
It screened on January 21st at the French embassy cinematheque Cinemaison Rio (Rio de Janeiro, Brasil) and was programmed at the following festivals: , Buenos Aires (Argentina, April 10-21, 2013), , Arcueil (France, December 2012), , Vienne (Austria, November 2012), , Kassel (Germany, November 2012), at , Ajaccio (France-November 2012), , Busan (Corée du Sud, octobre 20121), Reykjavik International Film Festival (Iceland, September-October 2012), , Belo Horizonte, Brazil, August - September 2012, , New York, USA, June 2012.
It won the Audience Award at (Ireland, August 2012), the Van Leer Group Foundation Award for best documentary at (Israel, June 2012), the Audience Award at the (United Kingdom, June 2012), the World Cinema Directing Award Documentary at the Audience Award (USA, January 2012),
and a Special jury Mention at the (Netherlands, December 2011).
Ross McElwee's film Photographic Memory (News From... Cinéma du réel 2012) will screen on January 31st at RIDM's Docville program (Montreal, Canada).
It is also selected at the Festival(Brussels, Belgium, November 2013).
The film "Fragments of a Revolution" (International Competition, Louis Marcorelles Award and special mention of the Young Jury Cinéma du réel 2011) screened on January 21st at the French embassy cinematheque Cinemaison Rio (Rio de Janeiro, Brasil).
It was programmed at the Etats généraux du film documentaire, Lussas, France, August 2011.
Zhang Mengqi's film "Self-portrait at 47 km" International First Films Competition Cinéma du Réel 2012 was programmed at the Cph:Dox (Copenhagen, Denmark, November 2013)., Paris (France, November 2012) and at the
Marie Bouts' and Till Roeskens' film Un archipel (Contrechamp français, Cinéma du réel 2012) is selected at the
It will also be presented in Toulouse as part of both the 13e Mois du film documentaire (screening on November the 29th at the Médiathèque José Cabanis) and the exhibition TOPOS (Béquillard, Bouts, Duquoc, Moulène, Poisson, Roeskens) at the Espace Écureuil (2012, November 14 to 2013, January 19).
It was screened in Marseille on November the 9th within the Rencontres internationales des 25es Instants vidéo.
The following films: "La Quatrième génération", François Caillat (Cinéma du réel 1998), "Mort à Vignole", Olivier Smolders (Cinéma du réel 1999), "Voyage en Sol Majeur", Georgi Lazarevski (Cinéma du réel 2006) and "Grandmother", Yuki Kawamura (Cinéma du réel 2010) screened on Saturday December 1st as part of the 3rd Rencontres du Réel organized by L'Oeil Lucide, taking place in Montpazier, Dordogne, France, from November 30th to December 2nd 2012.
Jérémie Reichenbach's film "La Mort de la gazelle", French Panorama Cinéma du réel 2009, is selected at the, Marseille (France, 26 novembre - 2 décembre 2012).
It was programmed at the London International Documentary Festival, Great Britain, april-may 2010.
It received the Festival du moyen métrage de Brive Grand Prize, France, April 1st to 6th 2009.
Zoé Chantre's film "Tiens-moi droite" (Contrechamp français, Cinéma du réel 2012) was programmed at the
It was screened on November 2nd at Hall in Bergerac, as part of the .
Omar Amiralay's film "A Flood in Baath Country" Syrian retrospective Cinéma du Réel 2006 was programmed at Dok Leipzig (Germany, October - November 2006).
It was programmed by the Foreign Press Association at the Foreign Press Welcoming Centre, Maison de Radio France, Paris, on October 31st 2006.
Alberto Griffi's film "Anna", Riprendiamoci la Vita programme Cinéma du réel 2012 was programmed at the, Vienna (Austria, November 2012).
Asel Zhuraeva's film "Mekkege karai jol" (The Way to Mecca) International Short Film Competition Cinéma du réel 2012 was programmed at Dok Leipzig (Germany, November 2012).
Clémence Ancelin's film Living/Building (International First FilmsCompetition, Heritage Award and Special Mention Library Award, Cinéma du réel 2012) is programmed on December 4th 2012 at 8.00pm as part of the Quinzaine cinématographique de la solidarité internationale, at the , Ivry sur Seine, Ile de France. It is selected at the , Arcueil (France, December 5 - 9 2013) and at , Belo Horisonte (Brazil, 21 November - 2 December 2012)..
It was programmed at the following festivals: , Amsterdam (the Netherlands, November, 2012), , Iasi, (Romania, November 2012), , Copenhagen (Denmark, November 1-11, 2012), , Rome (Italy, October 2012), , Munich (Germany, May 2012), , Freistadt (Austria, August 2012).
It was screened at the public library François Truffaut (Paris) as part of the Mois du film documentaire on November 24 and was presented with the Artisans Filmeurs Associés in a French village near Vannes on October 19.