27 APRIL — 7 MAY, 2017

14 de September de 2017

AMAT ESCALANTE’S “THE UNTAMED” PREMIERE

AMAT ESCALANTE’S “THE UNTAMED” PREMIERE

After its release at D’A 2017, and being presented at film festivals such as Venice (where it won the Silver Lion to the best director), Sitges and Donostia, La región salvaje (The untamed) of Amat Escalante is being released in…

16 de May de 2017

MAKING OF D’A 2017

MAKING OF D’A 2017

A review of all that we have lived the ten days of D'A 2017, an aftermovie by Caribe Films, who have accompanied us every day of the festival and have collaborated in the interviews we have conducted with some of the directors…

8 de May de 2017

BEGINNING OF TOUR D’A 2017

BEGINNING OF TOUR D’A 2017

The D'A Tour begins today May 8th and will be travelling through nine Catalan towns until May 20th. The start act is given by El Prat de Llobregat with a round table on the production of independent cinema made in Catalonia, with…

7 de May de 2017

D’A 2017 AWARDS

D’A 2017 AWARDS

The 2017 D’A Film Festival of Barcelona has announced the winners for its seventh edition given tonight before the screening of Estiu 1993 of Carla Simón. The official jury of D’A 2017 formed by Nuria Vidal, film critic, Jan Cornet,…

7 de May de 2017

PUBLIC’S CHOICE AWARD RANKING

PUBLIC’S CHOICE AWARD RANKING

This is the ranking of the votes for the Public Choice Award of D'A 2017, which is decided by the vote of all those attending the sessions. We remind you that you can vote until Sunday because there will the…

5 de May de 2017

CLIP: ADRIAN SITARU PRESENTS “FIXEUR”

CLIP: ADRIAN SITARU PRESENTS “FIXEUR”

Adrian Sitaru presents today at D'A 2017 his striking Fixeur, a new sample of the power of Romanian cinematography and its great capacity to bring to the screen social and vital problems. The director will be presenting the film to the…

31 de March de 2017

SOLD OUT D’A 2017 FILM CLOSING “ESTIU 1993”

SOLD OUT D’A 2017 FILM CLOSING “ESTIU 1993”

This year’s ten-day program will end with one of the best Catalan of this year. Estiu 1993 is Carla Simón’s debut feature film –after many shortfilms- and starts as an autobiographic: it tells her own story, when at age six…

3 de May de 2017

ENTREVISTA AMB VELASCO BROCA

ENTREVISTA AMB VELASCO BROCA

Al seu pas pel D'A, vam entrevistar a Velasco Broca, un dels directors de Ayudar al ojo humano i figura capdal de l'escena de curtmetratgistes de la nova autoria espanyola. El seu darrer treball, Nuestra amiga la luna, va guanyar el…

3 de May de 2017

NOVA SESSIÓ DE “LA DECLARACIÓN DE LOS OBJETOS”

NOVA SESSIÓ DE “LA DECLARACIÓN DE LOS OBJETOS”

For technical reasons, the projection of Cristóbal Arteaga's La declaración de los objetos had to be suspended. But we have scheduled a new session for Saturday 6th at 4:00 p.m. The film is part of the section Un impulso colectivo and can…

2 de May de 2017

CLIP: PEDRO AGUILERA PRESENTS “DEMONIOS TUS OJOS”

CLIP: PEDRO AGUILERA PRESENTS “DEMONIOS TUS OJOS”

One of the Spanish films that competes in the section Talents of D'A 2017 and that was the only national film selected in Rotterdam 2016, Demonios tus ojos of Pedro Aguilera. The director presents his movie in this small clip before the last…

23 de April de 2017

SESSIONS MOVISTAR+ GRATUÏTES

SESSIONS MOVISTAR+ GRATUÏTES

Barcelona D'A Film Festival and Movistar + present a program of three films that can be seen for free during the festival: a documentary about the figure of one of the key authors of the American independent scene, Richard Linklater;…

1 de May de 2017

INTERVIEW WITH ELENA MARTÍN

INTERVIEW WITH ELENA MARTÍN

Elena Martín premieres in Catalonia in the D'A 2017 Film Festival her debut as a director with Júlia ist. But Elena is an old acquaintance of the festival, since she was the celebrated protagonist of Les amigues de l'Àgata, a…

1 de May de 2017

D’AILY NEWS INTERVIEWS AMAT ESCALANTE

D’AILY NEWS INTERVIEWS AMAT ESCALANTE

The Campus D’A, which began on Friday, April 28 under the tutoring of Jordi Costa, has interviewed director Amat Escalante for D’Aily News. Amat Escalante is the protagonist of the Retrospective D’A 2017 that can be seen at the Filmoteca…

10 de April de 2017

OTHER ACTIVITIES: PROFESSIONAL CONFERENCE AND WORKSHOPS

OTHER ACTIVITIES: PROFESSIONAL CONFERENCE AND WORKSHOPS

Al D'A 2017 no deja de lado las actividades que profundizan en todo aquello que rodea al cine. Así se celebrará la tercera jornada dedicada a profesionales que con el título de "Nuevas Narrativas. Distribución y promoción" analizará el nuevo…

24 de April de 2017

11 + 1 RECOMANACIONS DEL DIRECTOR DEL D’A 2017

11 + 1 RECOMANACIONS DEL DIRECTOR DEL D’A 2017

Estas son las recomendaciones de las pelis más insospechadas y sorpresivas de la mano del director del festival, los caminos menos obvios para orientarse entre los muchos títulos que ofrece este año el D’A. Fixeur Adrian Sitaru es uno de…

17 de April de 2017

FILMS FOR THE YOUNGEST ONES AT D’A FILM FESTIVAL

FILMS FOR THE YOUNGEST ONES AT D’A FILM FESTIVAL

In this edition the youngest audience of the festival have their own representation and space. We can enjoy several films that narrate the first stages of life. A few years full of contradictions, doubts, adventures, discovery of identities, loves and…

28 de April de 2017

INTERVIEW WITH AMAT ESCALANTE

INTERVIEW WITH AMAT ESCALANTE

Mexican director Amat Escalante is already in Barcelona to present the retrospective of his (short) filmography within the D'A 2017. In this short interview he talks about the place of his last film, La region salvaje, within the set of his…

27 de April de 2017

D’A 2017 LGTB PROPOSALS

D’A 2017 LGTB PROPOSALS

Author’s cinema allows us to explore transversal topics in a personal way. Among all the films that form this edition of D’A 2017 there are common grounds that draw different theme paths. For example, we propose a possible route to…

26 de April de 2017

AMAT

AMAT

Filmoteca de Catalunya, which hosts the D'A 2017 Retrospective dedicated to Amat Escalante, proposes a three-minute tour throught the work of this Mexican filmmaker, favorite of film festivals, a multi-award-winning director with bold films, both for his vision of the violence that…

17 de April de 2017

D’A CHANEL AT FILMIN!

D’A CHANEL AT FILMIN!

D'A Film Festival has established a special collaboration with Filmin to extend the festival to Internet with a channel dedicated  to some of the most successful movies in the festival history (such as Frances Ha, Diamond Flash or Lawrence Anyways),…

12 de February de 2017

FOCUS: AMAT ESCALANTE

FOCUS: AMAT ESCALANTE

This year’s retrospective is dedicated to Amat Escalante (1979(, Mexican director born in Barcelona and always present on international film festivals since his debut Sangre (2015), presented in the section Un Certain Regard of the Cannes Film Festival where it…

10 de April de 2017

D’A 2017 SPOT

D’A 2017 SPOT

D’A 2017 commercial that will be screened in some movie theaters and televisions. A piece edited by Caribe Films with music by Santa Cabra.

3 de April de 2017

FROM AN IMPULSE TO A JUMP

FROM AN IMPULSE TO A JUMP

In 2014, the D’A presented the cycle “A Collective impulse”, a selection of diverse cinematic proposals of the alternative Spanish cinema that began to appear in festivals and independent programming. Three years later, that “new” cinema no longer hidden, it’s…

3 de April de 2017

AMAT ESCALANTE, THE PHILANTROPIC OGRE

AMAT ESCALANTE,  THE PHILANTROPIC OGRE

Escalante’s cinema will always be for me a reason of celebration: I remember each screening of one of his movies, like a commotion that revives when I witness the madness or the eagerness of stigmatization that he provokes due to…