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Lucile Chaufour's film East Punk Memories (Contrechamp français, Cinéma du réel 2012) will screen at the
It was selected at the Indie Lisboa Film Festival in Lisbon (Portugal, April-May 2012).
Jérémie Reichenbach's film Quand passe le train (Short Film International Competition and Special mention to the Fresnes Prisoners' Award, Cinéma du réel 2013) got a special mention to the Syracuse University in Florence Best Short Film Award at the in Florence (Italy, November 30 - December 7 2013).
It was programmed at the (Italy, June 5 - 9 2014), at (Spain, May 5-12, 2013), and (Vic le Comte and Clermont Ferrand, France, November 25 - December 1st).
Bijan Anquetil's film Le Terrain (French competition Cinéma du réel 2013) is selected to compete at the
It was selected at the , Paris (France, October 3rd-6th 2013) and at the Rencontres de Cerbère (France, October 3 - 6 2013).
The film was also screened at the festivals Les Écrans Documentaires (November 2013).(Brussels, Belgium, November 2013) and
Mati Diop's film Atlantiques (Special Mention Prix Louis Marcorelles, First Films Competition Cinéma du réel 2010) screens at the
It screened at the Festival des Nouveaux Cinémas Documentaires (Paris, November 2013).
It was part of the film programme the , the festival organized by the Cimade (France, November 15 - December 2, 2012) and screened at the Viennale (Vienna, Austria, October 25 - November 7, 2012) on a special screening dedicated to the director in her presence.
Atlantiques won the (the Netherlands, January 2010).
This film was presented at the Onion City Experimental Film Festival (Chicago, United States, June 2011) and as part of the 2010 Spring Collection of Documentaire sur grand écran at the Forum des images (Paris, France, June 2010).
Shelly Silver's film Touch, International Competition, special mention to the Grand prix and Intangible Heritage Award Cinéma du réel 2013,is programmed at, Cornell Cinema, Willard Straight Theatre, New York on December 7th at 7:30.
It was programmed at the(Czech Republic, October 24-29, 2013), at the - Festival internacional de cine independiente de Mar del Plata (Argentina, August 3-10, 2013) and at the (USA, July 11-21, 2013).
Nicolas Philibert's film La Maison de la radio, opening evening Cinéma du réel 2013, is selected at Vancouver International Film Festival, Vancouver (Canada, 26 septembre - 11 octobre 2013) and at , Sibiu (Rumania, October 14-20 2013), St Petersburg (Russia, September 21-28 2013), at the
It was theatricaly released in France on April 3rd 2013. Distibutor :
It was programmed at the following festivals: Docville Festival, Leuven (Belgium, May 2013), DokFest, München (Germany, May 2013), Doc Lisboa (Lisbon, Portugal, October - November 2013), Stockholm Film Festival (November 2013), Cph:Dox (Copenhagen, Denmark, november 2013), (Montreal, november 2013).(Israel, July 2013), (Australia, July - August 2013), , Telluride CA (USA, August - September 2013),
Alessandra Celesia's film Mirage à l'italienne (French Competition, Cinéma du réel 2013) is selected at the RIDM - Montreal International Documentary Festival (Canada, November 13-24 2013).
It was programmed at the, Milan (Italy, September 2013) where it received the Aprile award and a special mention to the Best feature film award.
It was also selected at the(Montreal, november 2013).
Peter Mettler's film The End of Time ("Imaginary countries, real countries", Cinéma du réel 2013) screens at the festival
It was programmed at the following festivals: (Australie, juillet - août 2013), , Prizren (Kosovo, August 2013), , Leuven (Belgium, May 2013), Festival (Oullins, France 21 november- 1st décember).
François-Xavier Drouet's film La Chasse au Snark (French Competition, Cinéma du réel 2013) is selected at
It was programmed at the Etats généraux du documentaire in Lussas (France, August 2013), the (France, May 2013) and at the (Belo Horizonte, Brazil 21 november – 1st december 2013).
JP Sniadecki's film Chaiqian / Demolition, Joris Ivens Award, Cinéma du réel 2009, was programmed at RIDM. (Montreal, Canada - November 2013)
Marta Prus' film Osiemnastka, Short Films International competition Cinéma du réel 2013, was selected at Traces de vie (Vic le Comte et Clermont Ferrand, France, 25 november – 1st december 2013)., Sibiu (Rumania, October 14-20 2013) and at
Alexander Abaturov's film Sleeping Souls (Les Âmes dormantes) —French Competition and Institut Français Award Cinéma du réel 2013— was selected at the
It was also programmed at the Etats généraux du documentaire, Lussas (France, August 2013), at the , Foix (France, July 2013), the (France, May 2013), Les écrans documentaire (Arcueil, France, November 2013) and at (Ajaccio, France november 2013), (Vic le Comte et Clermont Ferrand, France, 25 novembre – 1er décembre 2013).
Khalil Joreige and Joana Hadjithomas' film The Lebanese Rocket Society, "Imaginary countries, real countries" programme Cinéma du réel 2013, was screened at the following film festivals:, Prizren (Kosovo, August 2013), , Nyon (Switzerland, April 2013) and , Buenos Aires (Argentina, April 2013), (Canada, november 2013).
Yuri Ancarani's film Il Capo (opening night Cinéma du réel 2011) screened together with Piattaforma Luna (2011) and Da Vinci (2012), the two other films of Ancarani's trilogy at the RIDM - Montreal International Documentary Festival, (Canada, November 13-24 2013).
The trikogy also screened at the Centre Pompidou (Paris) as part of Hors Pistes 2013 (France, February 2013).
Il Capo was selected at the following festivals: Message to Man, Saint Petersburg (Russia, September 2012) where it won the Centaur for Best Experimental Film, Vienna Independent Short Film Festival (Austria, June 2012) where it received the special mention to the Vienna Short Film Award, , New York (USA, June 2012), Indie Lisboa Film Festival (Portugal, April-May 2012), L'Alternativa, Festival de Cinema Independent de Barcelona (Spain, November 2011), Milano Film Festival (Italy, September 2011), Anuu ru aboro Film Festival (New Caledonia, October 2011), Etats généraux du film documentaire, Lussas (France, August 2011) and EDOC Documentary Film Festival, Quito (Ecuador, April - May 2011).(Germany, November 2012),
Sergei Loznitsa's film Letter (International Short Film Competition, Cinéma du réel 2013) is selected at the Film Fest Gent (Ghent, Belgium, October 14-25 2013)., Sibiu (Rumania, October 14-20 2013) and at the
It was programmed at the following festivals:
(Israel, July 2013) and at , Komárom (Hungary, April 30 - May 4 2013), (Montreal, november 2013).
Denis Klebleev's film 31st Haul, International First Film Competition Cinéma du réel 2013,is selected atFilm Festival, St Petersburg (Russia, September 21-28 2013).
It was programmed at the(Israël, juillet 2013), the , Toronto (Canada, April 25 - May 5 2013) and at the (Belo Horizonte, Brésil 21 novembre – 1er décembre 2013).