Development Workshop

DocsBarcelona holds for the second time a practical workshop for all directors and producers with a documentary project in development.

The aim is to provide the methodology and the right tools to be successful in the production and development of international documentaries. You will work on the plot, the storyline, the characters, among other aspects of the script.

This workshop has been given at several festivals and professional meetings: Encuentros de Cartagena (Cartagena de Indias, Colombia), DocsBarcelona + Medellín (Colombia), Buenos Aires, among others.

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Monday 25th and Tuesday 26th of May at CCCB.

ATTENTION: Places are limited. You can submit 2 people per project, the fee is per person.

The workshop will be given by Joan Gonzàlez, director of DocsBarcelona Festival.

Corumbiara: this land is ours
Director & producer: Ana Lúcia Nunes de Sousa

De Growth
Director & producer: Miguel Llorens Cano
The Fly Hunter – Spain

Encuentros en el Camino
Directors: Joan López Redondo & Sac-Nicté García
Produccions Pelegrines – Andorra

Future Pictures
Director & producer: Joyce Ventura

Hello, nice to eat you
Directors: Andrés San Martín G. & Javier Grau J.

Executive Producer: Victoria Cedeño Martínez
Filmico – Colombia

Medio tiempo
Directora & guionista: Adriana Bernal
Productor: Andrés Alonso Diaz
Colombia & España

Perkal, la memoria de un nombre
Director: Paola Perkal
Producer: Valentina Baracco
Perkitown – Uruguay

The art of loving your mother
Director: Selina Håkansson

The last Lion of Mali
Productora: Isabella S.C. Scanderbeg
AgCharivari, Communication for Peace – Spain, France, Italy and Mali

Executive Producer: Celia Parra Díaz
Esferobite – Spain

Director & screenwriter: Nathalia Vernizzi Boscaro
Fuga Films – Brazil

If your project is selected, the cost to participate at the Development Workshop is (PER PARTICIPANT):

FEE (21% VAT excluded) FEE (21% VAT**)
123,97€ 150€
*The fee is per participant.
** Non Spanish European companies or professionals with an intra-community VAT number registered at VIES (Vat Information Exchange System) are not subject to pay 21% VAT.

The fee includes:

  • The working sessions with the tutor
  • Festival ticket season
  • Access to Opening and Closing ceremonies (RSVP needed)
  • Access to Master Classes
  • Coffee breaks of 25th and 26th May


Development Workshop | Edition 2015, Workshops