DocsBarcelonaValparaíso announces the Chilean competition

DocsBarcelonaValparaíso will be held from November the 25th to 30th and will count with an  outstanding selection of international and national documentaries. Also it will take place a  development project workshop, an interactive documentary workshop, open conferences and networking activities.

In its first edition, the festival will feature 7 chilean documentaries.  With great satisfaction we announce that the final selection is:

  1. Como me da la Gana 2, Director Ignacio Agüero, 2016, 86′.
  2.  Niña Sombra, Directora María Teresa Larraín, 2016, 75′.
  3. La Maquina Voladora, Director Vicente Barros, 2016, 71′.
  4. Roberto Bolaño, La Batalla Futura, Director Ricardo House, 2016, 80′.
  5. La Ciudad Perdida, Director Francisco Hervé, 2016, 77′.
  6. De Vida y de Muerte, Director Pedro Chaskel , 2015, 42′.
  7. El Rastreador de Estatuas, Jerónimo Rodríguez, 2015, 71′.

The documentaries will compete for the following awards:

  •  Best Chilean Documentary Award awared by the Festival jury, which consists of a DCP Master (Digital Cinema Package) provided by the post production agency Kine Imágenes.
  •  DocsBarcelona of the Month Award which consists in being part of the DocsBarcelona of the Month selection, that will be exhibit during December 2016 in 5 movie theaters in Chile. In addition this film will be part of Latitude Section of DocsBarcelona, which will be held in May 2017 in Barcelona. 
  • Audience Award


We want to thank all applicants for their interest in this new initiative, which seeks to make each edition a portrait of the society with the aim of rising awareness, entertain and enrich the dialogue trough the public, the media, institutions and professionals.

See you in DocsBarcelonaValparaíso!


25/10/2016 Festival