IMDb qualifier’s Barcelona Planet Film Festival is an international event with live screenings which has reached his eighth edition with meant to showcase innovative independent cinema from around the world by up-and-coming artists.

Our mission is to promote films and be another step up in the filmmakers' careers.

Barcelona, among the most visited cities in the world is the perfect place to show your talent. The festival hopes to be the voice and representation for films with a unique voice and message, regardless of how low the budget might be.

Films entered in multiple categories may win multiple awards!

The winners of each category will get our official AWARD CERTIFICATE and the LAUREL.


Best Narrative Feature Film
Best Documentary Feature Film
Best Narrative Short Film
Best Animation Short Film
Best Documentary Short Film
Best Student Short Film
Best Catalan Film
Best Music Video
Audience Award


Best Director of the Festival
Best Woman Filmmaker
Best Woman Cinematographer
Best Man Cinematographer
Best Actress
Best Actor
Best Music score / Soundtrack / Song
Best Screenplay
Best Virtual Reality / 360º Film
Best Web Series
Best Drone Film
Best Timelapse Film
Best Trailer / Teaser
Best Movie Poster

Honorable Mentions

1. Mediterrani, 2. Miró, 3. Camp Nou, 4. Les Rambles, 5. Gaudí, 6. Montjuic, 7. Dalí, 8. Tibidabo, 9. Bigas Luna, 10. Sagrada Familia

1) Barcelona Planet Film Festival accept all forms and genres.
2) Each filmmaker can submit several projects, but each entry must be accompanied by a separate entry and fee.
3) The film production could be from any year.
4) From any country.
5) Caution: The participant must make sure of the quality of his film. Make sure that your films can be broadcast as such: no marks, the flow of the image...
6) If your film is selected we will ask you Spanish subtitles for the public screening.
7) All fees are non-refundable.
8) The Festival reserves the right to make any necessary changes in regulations or scheduling.
9) All submitted documents and materials would be used to be published on the website or social networks for promotion.
10) The submission to the Festival means the acceptance of this entire regulation. The organizing comity will deliberate in any case of controversy or in any matter not included in this regulation.
11) The filmmaker certifies to have full rights. Producer will indemnify the organisers of the Festival against all claims, demands, costs, damages, expenses (including legal fees), proceedings and losses resulting from the screening of the film at the Festival or from claims by any third parties.

Overall Rating
  • Space Boy MX

    We are very grateful because our short film "10:35" was the winner in the categories of Best Animation and Best Soundtrack at the Barcelona Planet Film Festival. This achievement inspires us to continue striving for excellence in our projects and we look forward to sharing more exciting content with you in the future. We thank the organizers and everyone involved in the festival for their dedication and effort to make it happen.
    Space hugs. Space boy.

    May 2023
  • We have great honor to be awarded in Barcelona Planet film festival, one of the best film festivals of Europe ! From being selected, film screenings, and received our award, BPFF team did their best to assist us in every step! Thank you so much for the encouragement and support!

    January 2023
  • I would like to thank the Barcelona Planet Film Festival for the award for Best Timelapse Film ¨Japan¨ in the Miro category.
    Thanks to the Festival for the great opportunity created for the audiovisual community.

    November 2022
  • Thank you for selecting my work as the best soundtrack award.  
    I am very honored to receive the award!

    November 2022
  • Jorge Luis González Reyes

    Increíble todo, muchas gracias por todo

    November 2022