¡This Christmas, DocsBarcelona offers an annual season ticket at a unique and special price!  Give yourself (or to others) a special treat and enjoy the experience of watching  the best documentaries of the world in cinemas throughout […]
19/12/2017 | Festival

Open Call for the Festival 2018 closed

The Open Call for submissions 2018 has ended! DocsBarcelona has received 505 films from 54 countries from all over the world. The 20% from these films are Spanish. Other countries with an outstanding number of documentaries submitted are France, Germany, […]
12/12/2017 |

Open Call for the competitive sections of DocsBarcelona 2018!

SUBMIT YOUR FILM! The programing machinery of DocsBarcelona is getting ready. Do you want to premiere your film with us? If you haven’t submitted yet, send us your latest production for our team of programmers to take it into […]
24/10/2017 |


DocsBarcelona Awards 2017   DocsBarcelona TV3 Award for Best Documentary, LOS NIÑOS (THE GROW-UPS) by Maite Alberdi. With a prize of 5.000€ in cash. New Talent Award LAST MEN IN ALEPPO by Feras Fayyad. DocsBarcelona Latitud Award AL […]
28/05/2017 | Edition 2017

The most voted by the public

AUDIENCE AWARD 2017* 1. Jericó, el infinito vuelo de los días 9,394/10 2. Al otro lado del muro 9,370/10 3. Last Men in Aleppo 9,150/10 4. In Loco Parentis 9,040/10 5. Hacking Justice 8,880/10 6. Angry Inuk 8,750 7. El Silencio […]
20/05/2017 | Edition 2017, Festival

Get your Accreditation for DocsBarcelona!

Registrations are now open to get your professional or student accreditation for DocsBarcelona! Take advantage of all the opportunities that being accredited gives you: it will allow you access to the Latin Pitch and the […]
15/03/2017 | Edition 2017

The call for projects has ended – 116 projects submitted

116 projects searching for financing DocsBarcelona this year has received 116 projects from 33 countries from all over the world. The submission period finished last March 1st. 54 of these requests come from Spain. Other countries with an […]
02/03/2017 |


With the screening of the multiawarded “Sonita”, the international documentary Festival DocsBarcelona Valparaíso opens its doors and will take place from the 25th to the 30th de November in the port Chilean city. With this new […]
25/11/2016 |

DocsBarcelonaValparaíso announces the Chilean competition

DocsBarcelonaValparaíso will be held from November the 25th to 30th and will count with an  outstanding selection of international and national documentaries. Also it will take place a  development project workshop, an interactive documentary workshop, open conferences […]
25/10/2016 | Festival

Summit your film for the Festival 2017

Open call for submissions to the Official Section and DocsBarcelona Latitud Section The 20th edition of DocsBarcelona is getting ready and the first step is to send us your latest productions for our team of […]
10/10/2016 |

Open Call Development Workshop – DocsBarcelonaValparaíso

DocsBarcelona Valparaíso – 25th to 30th November 2016 Open Call Development Workshop Addressed to all directors and producers with a documentary project in development.   The participants will work on the projects individually with the tutor […]
29/09/2016 | Festival

Exhibition “Seguir con vida”

This Médecins Sans Frontières exhibition tells the story of the refugees through an immersive 3D experience. Médecins Sans Frontières presents #Seguirconvida, a traveling exhibition within the framework of DocsBarcelona. It is very difficult to put oneself into someone else’s shoes, […]
23/05/2016 | Festival

Next interDocsBarcelona Meeting Point | A World of Webdocs

Next Stop: North and Central America The journey interDocsBarcelona coordinator Arnau Gifreu created last year regarding the interDocsBarcelona Meeting Points started with an intense walkthrough around the multicultural Europe. Now, this journey continues as another […]
14/01/2016 | Festival

Open call for submissions to the Official Section 2016

From November 12th  to December 15th  submit your film to the Official Section Do you want  your film to screen at DocsBarcelona 2016? For the first time DocsBarcelona presents an open call for the festival’s Official Section with […]
12/11/2015 | Festival

Open registration for Docs&Wine!

DocsBarcelona presents a unique experience: Docs&Wine Have you ever thought of what would come out of combining documentaries and wine? This year we want to offer a new activity to be enjoyed as a group […]
12/05/2015 | Edition 2015, Festival

The third edition of InterDocsBarcelona is here!

This year … In this year’s edition we will be accompanied by top class international guests and national experts. The conference presents a series of projects, experiences and initiatives about interactive documentary: Judith Aston, i-Docs (United […]
21/04/2015 | Festival

Registration open for the workshop “Mi Primer Documental”

DocsBarcelona Documentary School presents a workshop for beginners in the documentary field The participants will learn to use the correct tools for transforming an idea to the best possible documentary. “Mi Primer Documental” is aimed to […]
09/04/2015 |

First Films DocsBarcelona 2015

First Films DocsBarcelona 2015 The eighteenth edition of DocsBarcelona will show the best films of the current documentary scene. This is a small selection of films that will be screened in the Aribau Club and the […]
03/04/2015 | Edition 2015, Festival

Falciani’s Tax Bomb will open DocsBarcelona

Falciani’s Tax Bomb will open DocsBarcelona  Its premiere, on May 27th, will be the beginning of five days with the best documentary cinema of the current international scene. The British director Ben Lewis shows Hervé Falciani’s banking scandal.  DocsBarcelona will take us to the […]
18/03/2015 | Edition 2015, Festival

DocsBarcelona Documentary School is born

DocsBarcelona creates DocsBarcelona Documentary School to strengthen international documentary training. To accomplish this project DocsBarcelona has associated with the School of Communication and International Relations of Blanquerna University. The agreement has been signed between Dr. Josep M. Carbonell, […]
04/12/2014 | Festival

Palmarés del DocsBarcelona 2014

Return to Contact Homs, de Talal Derk , ha obtenido el Premio DocsBarcelona – TV3 a la Mejor Película de la decimoséptima edición de DocsBarcelona, dotado con 5.000 € y una estatuilla . El jurado, […]
08/06/2014 | Festival