DOCSBARCELONA - International Documentary Film Festival

Latin Forum

DocsBarcelona has observed that Latin American talent in the documentary field is growing. This year at DocsBarcelona takes place the second edition of Latin Forum, thanks to the support of Ibermedia. It will be held on Saturday 4th February 2012.

DocsBarcelona Latin Forum grant includes:

- Project presentation at Latin Forum in front of a selection of Financing Pitching Panel especially interested in Latin American projects.
- Access to Pitching Workshop to work the Project with tutors.
- Access to Pitching Forum as observer
- Access to Festival screenings and master classes, opening and closing ceremonies (RSVP needed), Docs on Demand and After Pitch.
- Accommodation and expenses during 5 days (from January 30th to February 3rd)


The Financing Pitching Panel for the Latin Forum is:

Ali Delici ARTE France (France)
Claudia Rodríguez RTVC-Senyal Colombia (Colombia)
Joan Salvat Televisió de Catalunya (Spain)
Yorinde Segal IDFA (the Netherland)
Wim Van Rompaey Lichtpunt (Belgium)
Jenny Westergard YLE (Finland)

(You can check their profiles at Financing Pitching Panel)


The 6 Latin American projects that will benefit from a training experience are:

13 doors
David Rubio (Argentina)
Selected at DocsBarcelona

El laberinto de lo posible
Wanadi Siso (Venezuela)
Raízdeagua Producciones

I'm eleven years old
Nuria Ibáñez Castañeda (Mexico)
Miss Paraguay Producciones
Selected at DocsBarcelona

Ishinomaki "rock 'n roll city"
Martín Aletta (Argentina)
Fukahire Films

Lan Doce Lan
Luciana Freitas (Brasil)
Modo Operante Produções & Panorámica Comunicação

Monte Adentro
Nicolás Alonso (Colombia)
Flor de producciones
Selected at Festival Internacional de Cine de Cartagena de Indias