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DocsBarcelona, International Documentary Film Festival will celebrate its 23rd edition 20th to 30th May 2020. With twenty editions behind it, DocsBarcelona is a festival specialized in the documentary genre that is composed of three competitive Official sections: Panorama, Latitude and What The Doc!, as well as several sections out of competition and master classes. All the films that make up the different sections are selected by an international programming committee.

 

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PROGRAMME

The Panorama section brings together a selection of the best documentaries from the most recent international panorama. The films in this section compete for the DocsBarcelona Best Film Award and the New Talent Award for the best film by first-time director.

The What The Doc! section brings together a selection of the most daring and innovative films on the international scene. The films in this section compete for the What The Doc! Award.

And finally, the section Latitude DocsBarcelona is a competitive section that brings together a selection of the best documentaries from the Iberian Peninsula and Latin America. The films in this section compete for the Latitude DocsBarcelona Award, sponsored by Antaviana Films.

The films of the three sections run also for the Amnesty International Catalonia Award, granted by the so-called NGO, and for the Audience Award, sponsored by Moritz and granted by the audience attending.

The programme of the DocsBarcelona is complemented with the traditional sections DOC-U, with the best of the national university production and Docs & Teens, with a selection for teenagers. Both sections have their specific Audience Award; and finally, the Special Sessions are presented out of competition.

Save the dates of the 23rd edition of DocsBarcelona from May 20th to 30th, 2020.

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