The Association Les Amis de Cinéma du réel

The association Les Amis
de Cinéma du Réel
was created in 1984 under Joris Ivens honorary
presidency. It helps the Bibliothèque publique d’information organizing the
festival.

The association is
supported and subsidized by the National Film Board, the Ministry of Culture
and Communication (Direction Générale des Médias et des Industries Culturelles,
Direction Générale des Patrimoines), The Conseil Régional d’Île-de-France, Paris
Townhall, The Institut français, INA, CGET, the Procirep TV Committee,
Scam,  Sacem and CNAP.

It is active through a
network of French and foreign correspondents.

– Members
of honnor
:
Margot Benacerraf, † Freddy Buache, Pankaj Butalia, Danielle Chantereau, Bob
Connolly, Judit Elek, Suzette Glénadel,  Helena Koder, Michel Melot,
Marie-Christine de Navacelle, Pedro Pimenta, † Yolande Simard-Perrault, Mario
Simondi, Frederick Wiseman, Colin Young.

– Chairwoman:
Julie Paratian