Monday, August 29 to Saturday, September 3, 9.30pm at Campo Santo. Free entrance
From Wednesday, August 31 to Saturday, September 3, the show will be screened simultaneously at the Théâtre de l’Archipel which will also be the alternative venue in the event of bad weather.
The Visa pour l’Image screenings will cover the main events of the past year, from September 2021 to August 2022. Each day of the week, the show begins with a chronological review of the year’s main news stories, two months at a time. This is followed by reports and features on society, conflicts, stories that have made the news and others that have had less coverage, plus reports on the state of the world today. Visa pour l’Image also presents retrospectives of major events and figures.
News stories of the year across the continents: war, crises, politics, unusual and remarkable events, sport, culture, science, the environment, and more.
Featuring in the 2022 Festival program (subject to change):
- War in Ukraine
- Afghanistan and the return of the Taliban
- Syria, Yemen, Sudan: conflicts with less coverage
- Climate crisis
- The Democratic Republic of Congo
- France – Presidential election
- Tributes to Tom Stoddart, Sabine Weiss, Francis Apesteguy, Steve Schapiro
- David Turnley, 50 years of photojournalism
- Laif photo agency – 40th anniversary
- Abandoned Moments, Ed Kashi (Kehrer/saveca)
- Happy Pills, Arnaud Robert & Paolo Woods (Delpire & Co)