2020 Call for Entries

Just made a film? We accept features and shorts, fiction and nonfiction, from Spain and worldwide

Entries open in March 2020

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We champion creative freedom and innovation with an aesthetic flair and an ethical streak

This year the Barcelona Independent Film Festival, l'Alternativa, reaches its 27th edition. For 27 years we've been offering filmgoers and professionals a unique opportunity to discover and enjoy screenings and activities that value creative freedom, diversity, innovation, commitment and thought-provoking reflection.

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