Art of the Real 2020

The seventh edition of Art of the Real, an essential showcase for the most vital and innovative voices in nonfiction and hybrid filmmaking, will be presented virtually nationwide from November 13-26 in the FLC Virtual Cinema.

This year’s filmmakers engage with a wide range of pressing and perennial issues, from the intersecting relations of communities, landscapes, plants, and animals, to intertwined global histories and economies, to critiques of the work of nonfiction filmmaking itself. The slate includes new works by internationally acclaimed filmmakers and innovative, award-winning debuts from around the world.

Additional films not on Letterboxd:
- We Have Always Known the Wind's Direction (2019) by Inas Halabi
- Canada Park (2019) by Razan AlSalah
- PROMETHEUS (2019) by Haig Aivazian
- Sound Garden (2019) by Jeamin Cha
- Notes, Imprints (On Love): Part II, Carmela (2020) by Alexandra Cuesta
- All other things Equal (2019) by Anya Tsyrlina

See the full lineup and get tickets here.

  • 143 Sahara Street
  • The American Sector
  • Becoming Alluvium
  • Bird Island
  • Bugs and Beasts Before the Law
  • Cenote
  • Corporate Accountability
  • Expedition Content
  • Field Resistance
  • Here for Life
  • I Never Climbed the Provincia
  • Las facultades
  • Life In Common
  • Małni – Towards The Ocean, Towards The Shore
  • Missing Time
  • A Shape of Things to Come
  • Suzanne Daveau
  • Those That, at a Distance, Resemble Another
  • A Thousand-Year Stage
  • The Two Sights
  • Work (or To Whom Does the World Belong)