The Cineteca de Matadero hosts the 15th edition of the international documentary festival, Documenta Madrid from May 3 to 13. In this cultural event, feature films and short films will participate in its International Competition. A contest dedicated exclusively to the “cinema of the real”, which is sure to be very interesting for lovers of this narrative genre.

Documenta Madrid connects each year to creators, public professionals to whom they direct their works. The last edition had 4 new competitive sections adding a total of 6: Feature Film and International Short Film Competition, Feature Film and National Short Film, Feature Film and Short Film Competition, this last category focused on the most risky and innovative cinema.

In this edition of DocumentaMadrid, the filmmakers compete for the Cineteca Madrid Award for the Best Feature Film and for the Best Short Film of all the Competitive Sections, which will consist in the exhibition of the winning films in Cineteca Madrid and its distribution in other districts of the city.

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Plaza Legazpi, 8 (Metro Legazpi)


May 3 to 13