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Enjoy the festival at home! DocsBarcelona has been spread all over Spain with a distinguished selection of films from the festival via Filmin. From May 16th to June 16th, 5 films from the 2018 edition have been […]

Experimento Stuka (2018)

Pepe Andreu, Rafa Molés Spain 75min. VOSCat
In the heat of the Spanish Civil War, four towns in the region of Castellón woke up with bombing and 38 people lost their lives. 80 years later, the discovery of secret military archives reveals that the attack was part of a war experiment. The lethal success of the operation led to the mass construction of a weapon aimed to destroy Europe during the then unsuspected World War II.

Mies On Scene. Barcelona in two acts (2018)

Pep Martín, Xavi Campreciós Spain 58min. VOSEsp
After only 8 months, the Barcelona Pavilion marked and influenced generations of architects around the world. Its history, legacy and later reconstruction in 1986 are still surrounded by questions and myths. We discover the secrets of a building that stopped existing for 57 years and yet changed the history of architecture forever.

Time Thieves (2018)

Cosima Dannoritzer Spain, France 84min. VOSCat
There is a new resource everyone wants… Forget water, oil and rare minerals: it is our time. An investigation on how time has become a currency and how we can claim back control over this precious but finite resource.

Namrud (Troublemaker) (2017)

Fernando Romero Forsthuber Austria 94min. VOSCaste, VOSEng
Jowan Safadi is a famous and controversial Palestinian-Israeli musician. His lyrics and songs are heavily critical of the situation in the territory. Investigated for -incitement to terrorism- and arrested on occasion, he must take care of his teenage son is forced to face parental responsibilities while continuing to fight for his ideals.

Silvana (2017)

Mika Gustafson, Olivia Kastebring, Christina Tsiobanelis Sweden 91min. VOSCat, VOSEng
With her uncompromising lyrics against all forms of oppression, Silvana is a rapper who has conquered Scandinavia. Activist and icon of the queer community who defines herself as a lesbian, feminist and anti-racist, she has become the voice of a new generation. A journey from the first years of her career to becoming a true contemporary icon.

Eugenio (2018)

Jordi Rovira, Xavier Baig Spain 93min. VOSEsp
Always dressed in black, serious, and with a whiskey in his hand: this is how Eugenio remains in the mind of several generations. But behind the man who always made others laugh, there’s another Eugenio, one outside the stage, without a stool or a microphone. What's behind the character that marked a before and after in the art of stand-up comedy in Spain?

Dolphin Man (2017)

Lefteris Charitos Greece, Canada, France, Japan 80min. VOSCat, VOSEng
How deep can you go on a single breath? Immerse yourself in the extraordinary story of diver Jacques Mayol, the first to reach 100 metres below the sea without artificial breathing. An immersing story, a sensory and transformative underwater experience.

Petitet (2018)

Carles Bosch Spain 100min. VOSEng
Petitet is a Catalan gypsy pursuing a dream. Former musician and son of one of the ''palmeros'' (hand-clapping performers) of the mythical Peret, he suffers from a rare chronic disease that causes acute muscle weakness. In his fifties, he wants to fulfil the promise he made to his mother before she died: to take Catalan rumba to the stage of a great theatre. The dream begins to come true when a band of gypsy musicians (talented but undisciplined) gather together to try and play alongside a great symphony orchestra at the Gran Teatre del Liceu!

The Congo Tribunal (2017)

Milo Rau Germany, Switzerland 100min. VOSCat, VOSEng
For more than 20 years the inexplicable civil war in Congo has turned the territory into a hell that has claimed more than six million lives. Director Milo Rau manages to gather victims, perpetrators, observers, and analysts in a symbolic tribunal organized especially for the documentary. Filmed by seven cameras in front of 1,000 spectators,The Congo Tribunal is an impossible film, and yet, it exists.