Latin Pitch

The submission of projects has ended. We will publish on this page the projects selected on April 4th! 

Latin Pitch: a financing and promotion platform for Latin American documentary projects

The Latin Pitch consists in the presentation of 6 projects from Latin America in front a selection of financers, especially interested in projects from these countries, and DocsBarcelona accredited professionals. After the Latin Pitch, one-on-one meetings are held between projects and financers based on the financers’ requests.

Only projects from the following Latin American countries can submit: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Equator, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Uruguay, Venezuela and Chile.

To apply for the Latin Pitch, the project must have a minimum of a 60% of Latin American production and the director must have Latin-American nationality.


Thursday, May 24th at CCCB.
The one-on-one meetings will take place on Friday, May 25th.

All the pitch presentations will be in English.

The Magic of a Great Project & Pitch Workshop will take place as training for the Latin Pitch

Latin Pitch participants will attend a training workshop to fine tune their projects and pitching skills so to have the best opportunity for a successful meeting with broadcasters and funders, and improve the chances of financing their documentary. .

If your project is selected, the cost to participate at Latin Pitch is:

FEE (21% VAT included*)
*The fee is per project, the maximum number of people allowed per project is 2.

The fee includes:

  • Participation at the Latin Pitch.
  • One-on-one meetings with the panel of financers attending.
  • Participation at The Magic of a Great Project & Pitch Workshop.
  • Access as a viewer at the Public Pitch and the Interactive Pitch.
  • Access to Master Classes, industry conferences and round tables.
  • Access to Opening and Closing ceremonies of the Festival(RSVP needed).
  • Access to the Festival screenings: one ticket per film.
  • Access to the networking activities.
  • Industry Guide including all contacts from the festival participants.

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