Experts Advisory


During the festival, four international renowend experts will be available for consultancies for the accredited professionals. Appointments must be previously requested to have the chance to share your projects, talk about future development plans, possible co-prodcution partners, financing opportunities, the interactive potential or any other questions.


Joan Gonzàlez 2016moltPEKEJoan Gonzàlez

Director of the DocsBarcelona Festival. Executive producer, director and editor.

He has produced more than 150 documentary films, some of them have been awarded at the Berlinale, selected at Festivals like INPUT or Sundance. Joan Gonzàlez was given the European EDN Award in 2013 for his contribution to the development of the documentary culture in the South of Europe.


Arnau Gifreu

InterDocsBarcelona coordinator and interactive documentary expert

He is a consultant for Interactive Media Department and collaborator of the Somos Documentales project from RTVE (Spanish TV). He coordinates interDocsBarcelona (+ Medellín and Valparaíso). He is a research affiliate at the Open Documentary Lab (MIT) and part of the i-Docs group (University of the West of England).

Diego Mas Trelles

Head of industry of the DocsBarcelona Festival. Director, producer and audiovisual consultant.

He has worked as director of corporative and advertising videos, video clips, TV programs and documentaries, among other formats, for television such as ARTE, TVE, TV3, Canal+, FR3, ZDF, USA Networks and Calle 13. His last documentary, Sexo, Maracas y Chihuahuas, has been exhibited in numerous international festivals and nominated for the Gaudí Awards.

Tue Steen Müller

Film consultant and film critic

He worked in short films and documentaries for more than 20 years at the Danish Film Institute. Co-founder of Balticum Film and TVFestival, Filmkontakt Norte and Documentary of the EU. He has taught courses and documentary seminars in more than 30 countries. From 1996 to 2005 he was director of EDN (European DocumentaryNetwork). Since 2006 he has been a freelance consultant and teacher in workshops such as Ex Oriento, DocsBarcelona, Archidoc, Documentary Campus, Storydoc, Baltic Sea Forum, Black Sea DocStories, ZeLIG Documentary School or Caucadog.


From the 22nd to the 25th of May there will be 45-minute advisories with experts at the CCCB.




Access to these consultancies works with prior reservation.

If you are interested and want to register, write to the following e-mail:


In the email you must include the following information:

– Name and Surname
– Wether you have the Professional Accreditation for DocsBarcelona 2018 or not
– Who do you want to talk to
– Indicate your availability from the 22nd to the 25th of May
– Why do you want to attend the experts advising

ATTENTION! Schedule changes will not be accepted after registration.

The cost to do an advisory is:

FEE (21% VAT included) 
ACCREDITED PROFESSIONAL 0€ (only one advisory)


ATTENTION: If you want to have access to the industry and networking activities, you will need to register to the Professional Accreditation. 
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