Monday, August 29 to Saturday, September 3, 9.45pm at Campo Santo.
September 1 to 3: simultaneous screening on the Place de la République.
In the event of bad weather, there will be no alternative venue.
The Visa pour l'Image evening shows will cover the main events of the past year, from September 2015 to August 2016. Every evening, from Monday to Saturday, the program will begin with a chronological review of these news stories, two months at a time. This is followed by reports and features on society, wars, stories that have made the news and others that have been kept quiet, plus coverage of the state of the world today. Visa pour l'Image also presents retrospectives of major events and figures in history. The Visa pour l'Image award ceremonies are held during the evening programs.
FEATURING IN THE 2016 FESTIVAL PROGRAM
News stories of the year across the continents: war, crises, politics, unusual and remarkable events, sport, culture, science, the environment etc.
- Refugees at the gates of Europe. Migration across the world
- Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh and Burma
- The Gaza Strip and Hebron
- African migrants in South Africa
- Syria, Iraq, Turkey, Kurdistan, Yemen, Libya, Islamic State
- Ebola, one year on
- The environment & global warming
- U.S. Presidential Election Campaign
- France: The Popular Front in power in 1936
- Youth in Afghanistan and Egypt
- Vultures & Sharks with National Geographic
- Agence VU' - 30th Anniversary
- Tributes to David Bowie, Prince...
- Tributes to Peter Marlow, Antonio Zambardino, Leila Alaoui, David Gilkey, Majd Al Dairani and all the photographers and journalists who have died this year.
Afghanistan, Between Hope and Fear - Paula Bronstein
Black Panthers - Stephen Shames
Blousons noirs - Yan Morvan
Mitterrand par les grands photographes - Richard Melloul