Programme 2017

Opening and closing

Special Sessions


A section devoted to documentary productions from local universities. The best shortfilm will be awarded with the DOC-U Award. The award is sponsored by 16nou.

Official Section - Latitude

A competitive section which includes a selection of the best documentaries made in the Iberian Peninsula and Latin America. DocsBarcelona Latitude Award is sponsored by Antaviana Films.

Official Section - Panorama

This section shows the best documentaries of the current international scene. The films in this section compite for DocsBarcelona TV3 Award to the Best Documentary and the New Talent Award to the best film of debuting directors.

ShortDocs Animats

A new non-competitive section with the best international short documentaries exploring animation as a narrative source.

Official Section - What the Doc

A competitive section that shows a selection of the most radical and innovative films of the current documentary scene.