L'Alternativa 2020

This year, from 16 to 29 November, we're going hybrid: in person and online

Sneak peek at what's in store

Art on Film. Film on Art

Key moments from when the essay film met the arts over the course of a century of experimentation

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Seminar: Art on Film. Film on Art

Guillermo G. Peydró explores a century of strategies for capturing art on film

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Hall Calls for Short Shorts

Make a short short film on any kind of art and artists

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Creative Film Lab for Social Change

Help bring about positive change in society by making a short documentary film

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L'Alternativa online

A selection of films from past editions at your fingertips on our channel


L'Alternativa on FilminCat

A selection of films from past editions at your fingertips on our channel with Catalan subtitles


L'Alternativa 2020 goes hybrid: in person and online

This year the Barcelona Independent Film Festival, l'Alternativa, reaches its 27th edition. From 16 to 29 November, you'll be able to access the Festival in two ways: in person at a range of venues across Barcelona and online on Filmin.

Film buffs and professionals will once again have 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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VoD @ L’Alternativa

VoD @ L’Alternativa

L’Alternativa no para. Seguimos (tele) trabajando y esperemos poderte ver nuevamente en persona para celebrar la 27.ª edición del festival (16-29 Nov. 2020). Te traemos una serie de propuestas –...

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