DocLisboa's programme “I don’t throw bombs, I make films” — Terrorism, Representation Retrospective showed several films screened during the past editions of Cinéma du réel:
- Underground, Emile de Antonio, Haskell Wexler and Mary Lampson, Haskell Wexler: at work programme, Cinéma du réel 2015
- Farbtest - die Rote Fahne, Gerd Conradt, Histoire(s) allemande(s) Programme, Cinéma du réel 2007
- Deutschland im Herbst, Alf Brustellin, Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Alexander Kluge, Maximiliane Mainka, Beate Mainka-Jellinghaus, Peter Schubert, Bernhard Sinkel, Hans Peter Cloos, Edgar Reitz, Katja Rupé, Volker Schlöndorff, Histoire(s) allemande(s) Programme, Cinéma du réel 2007
- Notes from a Kurdish Rebel, Stefano Savona, International Competition, Cinéma du réel 2006.
(Portugal, October 22 - November 1st 2015)
Christophe Bisson's film Liquidation, International Short Film Competition Cinéma du réel 2013, was programmed at thede Vila Nova de Foz Coa (Portugal, September - October 2014).
It is part of the bonus of Christophe Bisson's film Au Monde DVD edition. Editor:
It was programmed at the 17th edition ofin Toulouse (France, March 2014).
Mehdi Benallal's film Bois d'Arcy (Short Film International Competition, Cinéma du réel 2013) was programmed at the following festivals: CinéSUd - Festival PleinSud de Cozes (France, February 2014), l, Tartu (Estonia, March 2014)Festival dei Popoli, Florence (November-December, 2013), ( Togo, November-Decembre 2013), Fidel, Festival images de la diversité et de l'égalité, Paris (France, October 2013), Les Rencontres Cinématographiques de Béjaia (Algeria, June 2013), , Tel Aviv (Israel, May 2013).
It is also released on dvd (Ed. L'Harmattan) with two other films by Mehdi Benallal, among which Aux rêveurs, tous les atouts dans votre jeu (Contrechamp français, Cinéma du réel 2011).
Giovanni Donfrancesco's film The Stone River, International Competition and Youth Award, Cinéma du réel 2014,, São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Campinas, Brasília and Belo Horizonte (Brazil, April - July 2014), , Torino (Italy, May - June 2014) where it received a Special Mention and at the (France, May 2014).
It was awarded the Grand Prix for Best Documentary Film at(Armenia, 12-19 july 2014).
It received the Gold Globe 2014 for best documentary film, awarded by the foreign press correspondents in Italy.
Mitra Farahani's film Fifi howls from happiness, International competition and Scam International Award Cinéma du réel 2013, was programmed at CorsicaDoc Festival, Ajaccio (France, October 2015).
It was theatrically released in France on October 2nd 2013. Distributor :.
It received the International Grand Prix at Les Escales documentaires (La Rochelle, France, November 2013).
It was screened at the, Paris, France, Tuesday June 11th at 5.30pm.
Daniela de Felice's film Casa, French Competition and Special mention to the Institut français Award Cinéma du réel 2013, was programmed at the following festivals: (Togo, November-December 2013), , Jakarta (Indonesia, April 2014), in Oullins (France, November - December 2013), de Monpazier (France, November 2013) (France, October 2013) where it won a special jury mention, , Bordeaux (France, September 2013), (France, August 2013), , Široki Brijeg (Bosnia Herzegovina, August 2013), Rencontres de Laignes, Burgundy (France, June - July 2013) and at Nyon (Switzerland, April - May 2013)., Tbilissi (Georgia, October 2015), de Buenos Aires (Argentina, October 2014), (Taiwan, October 2014), (France, June 2014),
It was also programmed as part of the Mois du documentaire 2013 and 2014 (France, November).
It won the Golden Dove for Best Animated Documentary Film at(Germany, October 28 - November 3 2013), the Jury Award at the , Saint Ouen (France, November 30 - December 1st 2013) and the Best Documentary Award at the , Rome (Italy, December 2-6, 2013).
Casa's original drawings were shown in several exhibitions: at the literature festival of the Seine Saint Denis (France, April 5-20 2013).(November 8-10 2013), at in Rennes (France, September 2013) and at the public library of Saint-Denis during the
Gsara collective's film To Live, I Left Behind (Pour vivre, j'ai laissé), Short film compétition Cinéma du Réel 2005, is programmed at the, Arcueil (France, November 3 -8 2015).
It was programmed at the following film festivals: Resistance Festival, Foix (France, July 2009), Vic le Comte Rencontres du film documentaire Traces de Vies (France, November 2005), Les Ecrans documentaires, Arcueil (France, November 2005) and ItinErrance Festival, organized by the association Les Yeux dans le monde, Paris (France, June 2006).
Laura Waddington's film Border, programme "Exploring Documentary" Cinéma du Réel 2009, is programmed at the, Arcueil (France, November 3 -8 2015).
It was programmed at the festival Les Yeux dans le Monde, Paris (France, June 2009).
We are proud to announce the screening of REBEL CITIZEN, a film by Pamela Yates, on October 6th 2015, during the 53rd edition of New York Film Festival (September 25th - Octobre 11th 2015).
Last year, Pamela Yates was at Cinéma du réel to take part in a tribute to American filmmaker Haskell Wexler. There, she shown an original project, REBEL CITIZEN, portrait of the filmmaker and his work. This project has become a film, support it on:
Many thanks to Pamela Yates, Nicole Brenez, Travis Wilkerson, Paco de Onís (Skylight Pictures) and everybody involved in the project for making this possible!
And above all, thanks to Haskell for his generosity and passion.
We are glad to announce the opening of the selection for the competitive sections of the 38th edition of Cinéma du réel - International Documentary Film Festival, that will be held from March 18th to 27th 2016 in Paris.
Screenings take place in the 3 cinemas of the Centre Pompidou and in several associated venues in the heart of Paris.
You can find the festival’s rules on, www.cinemadureel.org, as well as the submission form.
The festival presents four competitive sections of non fiction films of all lenghts:
- International Competition
- French Competition
- International First Films Competition
- International Shorts Films Competition
Please note our deadlines:
- Films completed between April 1st and August 31st 2015: September 30th;
- Films completed after September 1st 2015: November 16th;
- Films still under completion on November 16th 2015: online submission November 16th; viewing material: December 18th.
The entry is free.
Please note that only movies produced after April 1st 2015 will be considered for the competitions.
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What is Real? That is the question that this Fronteira Festival Programme poses and it has everything to do with transposing limits. Be they geographical, social or aesthetic, all of them have their own notion and delineation of what is real, unreal, and surreal.
In a partnership with the Cinéma du Réel, Fronteira Festival, taking place in Goiânia, Brazil (August 20 - 29 2015), will screen films that exploit and digress about different concepts of reality by creating bridges between the past, present and future:
- The Old Jewish Cemetery, Sergei Loznitsa, Russie, 2014, 20'
- A Festa e os cães, Leonardo Mouramateus, Brésil, 2015, 25'
- Territory, Eleanor Mortimer, Royaume Uni, 2015, 17'
- Une partie de nous s'est endormie, Marie Moreau, France, 2015, 46'
Curated by Toni D’Angela and Maria Bonsanti
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Ben Russell's film "River Rites", International Short Films Competition Ciéma du réel 2012 is selected at Silhouette Festival, Paris (France - August 28-September 5 2015).
It was programmed at the, Nantes (France, November 2012), , Ajaccio (France, November 2012) and at the , Vienna (Austria, November 2012), , Perm (Russia, October 2012).
Jérémie Reichenbach's Sangre de mi sangre, French competition Cinéma du réel 2014,is programmed at(France, August 21-29 2015).
It was theatrically released in France on Wednesday April 22nd 2015. Distributor : ISKRA.
It was programmed at thede Buenos Aires (Argentina, 16 - 29 October 2014), at (Croatia, 19 - 26 October 2014), at (Mexico, 4 - 11 October 2014) and , Mar de Plata (Argentina, 9 - 16 August 2014) where it received the International competition Grand prix.
Pedro Gonzalez Rubio's film "Alamar", International competition Cinéma du Réel 2010, is programmed at(France, August 21 - 29 2015).
It was released in France on December 1st 2010.
It won the "New Directors Award" at the San Francisco International Film Festival, United States (April-May 2010) and the Tiger Award at the International Film Festival Rotterdam (The Netherlands, January 2010).
It was programmed at the following festivals: Anuu ru aboro Film Festival, New Caledonia (France, october 2011), Viennale (Austria, October 21th - November 3rd, 2010), Paris Cinéma (France, July 2010), Festival International du film de La Rochelle (France, July 2010), Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (Czech Republic, June 2010), Rencontres Cinémaginaire d'Argelès sur Mer (France, May 2010), Dokfest, Munich (Germany, May 2010) and BAFICI Buenos Aires Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente (Argentina, April 2010).
Huang Weikai's film "Xianshi shi guoqu de Weilai (Disorder)" International competition Cinéma du Réel 2009 and Special Mention Youth Jury is programmed at the
It was programmed at the festival Cph:Dox (Copenhagen, Denmark, november 2013), at Planete Doc Review, Warshaw, Poland, May 2010, at Hotdocs, Toronto, Canada, may 2010,at the BAFICI Buenos Aires Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente, Argentina, April 2010, at the Play-Doc Festival, Tui, Spain, March 2010, at Dok Leipzig, Germany, October-November 2009 and at Pusan International Film Festival, South Korea, October 2009.