Campus DocsBarcelona

Sixth edition of the annual laboratory for non-fiction projects

Catalan, Spanish and English
5 May 2024 19:30 — 8 May 2024 19:00

The DocsBarcelona Campus is an annual program to accompany professionals and documentary projects in their development phase. The main objective of this campus is to boost them, providing guidance for their growth, facilitating their approach to the international market and offering them the necessary opportunities to get financing and become high quality films.

The program provides full annual follow-up for selected projects, including individualized mentoring and group workshops with leading industry professionals. Some of the areas that will be addressed include project development analysis and introduction to the professional market, as well as distribution and sales, marketing and audience building.


It is structured in three main axes in the format of creative face-to-face residencies separated considerably in time. During the period of time between the different residencies, there is a follow-up of the status of the project and tutorials are offered for the development of the project.

1st Residency during DocsBarcelona (May 5-8, 2024)

2nd Residency (From September 16 to 20, 2024) Place to be confirmed

3rd Residency (From January 13 to 17, 2025) Place to confirm


1st Prize Campus DocsBarcelona Campus Award: 7.000€ in cash to develop the project.

2nd Campus DocsBarcelona Award: 3.000€ in cash to develop the project.

3rd DocsBarcelona Campus Award: Direct access to the DocsBarcelona 2025 Speed Meetings.

Scolarship for editing and access to the Pitch Lab: 5 selected projects will receive 4 assembly consultancies throughout 2025 and will be able to participate in the Pitch Lab in front of DocsBarcelona 2025 experts.

Doklab Navarra Scolarship: One project from the DocsBarcelona Campus will be chosen to participate in the Doklab Navarra development lab with a 1,800€ tuition grant.

Scolarship for distribution and sales Films Transit International: Two projects will be chosen to receive specialized training in distribution and sales during the year 2025, consisting of 2 individual tutorials by Jan Rofekamp.

Joan Gonzàlez

Joan Gonzàlez

Director of DocsBarcelona. Executive producer, filmmaker and editor.

He has produced more than 150 documentary films, some of them have been awarded at the Berlinale, se...

Marieke van den Bersselaar

Marieke van den Bersselaar


The documentary department of PSF is led by producer Marieke van den Bersselaar. Experienced in work...

Carlota Planas

Carlota Planas


Carlota Planas has been a lawyer specialized in Intellectual Property Rights and New Technologies, s...

Jan Rofekamp

Jan Rofekamp

Doc sales agent

Jan Rofekamp dirigeix Films Transit International, fundada el 1982 i una de les agències de vendes i...

Àngels Villar

Àngels Villar

Executive Producer

Director, freelance filmmaker and programmer at the International Documentary Film Festival DocsBarc...

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Submissions closed
Who is it aimed at?
To directors and producers of documentaries in the development phase, mainly from Spain, Portugal and Latin America. However, projects from other places can also access it, as long as the participants have a good level of Spanish. Priority will be given to projects whose original version is in Catalan, with no restriction on the territory of production. Projects with international potential, quality and cinematographic creativity will be valued.
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Artistic consultancies
Date to be determined
DocsBarcelona Talents 2024
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Pitch Lab