The twelfth edition of the D’A Film Festival Barcelona returns to the city on time for spring and will be held from April 28 to May 8, reinforcing its commitment to the best independent and auteur cinema of the moment, placing the spotlight on the great directors and directors of contemporary cinema and the award-winning films at major international festivals. But the D’A Film Festival Barcelona has also distinguished itself since its inception for its commitment to future filmmakers, the most emerging directors and new narratives.

Among the first confirmed films, it is an honor to have the sensation of the year to open D’A 2022: Alcarràs by Carla Simón. The winner of the Golden Bear for the best film at the Berlinale 2022 will roll out the red carpet to open must days of cinematic feast. In this first preview of the program, essential names such as Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Joanna Hogg, Terence Davis, Nadav Lapid or Mathieu Amalric, and emerging filmmakers who show the festival’s commitment to future names such as Mounia Akl, Adrián Silvestre, Zaida Carmona or Lluís Galter .