Rencontres Internationales-Paris/Berlin
New Cinema and Contemporary Art Festival

Screening of the film Masquerade by Vermeir & Heiremans
At la Gaîté Lyrique, Paris
14-19 March 2017
Opening night Monday, March 13, at 7 PM


A major event dedicated to the contemporary audiovisual creation, the Rencontres Internationales will offer, from March 13th to March 19th at the Gaîté Lyrique, a space of discovery and reflection on new cinema and contemporary art.
In the presence of 100 artists and filmmakers from all over the world, this exceptional edition introduces a brand new international program, comprising 120 works from 40 countries. By bringing together internationally renowned artists and filmmakers with young and emerging ones, the audience will attend indoor screenings – premieres, cartes blanches, special sessions, video screenings, performances – as well as roundtables and forums led by directors of art centres and museums, curators, artists and distributors, who will share their experience and views on new audiovisual practices and issues with the audience.

Detailed programme