2016 Highlights


  • VII Extraordinary Doctoral Award from the Department of Communication, Pompeu Fabra Uniiversity
  • Animal Hero (ERAM/University of Girona): Project selected for the University Pitching (Cluster Audiovisual de Cataluña, 1st edition). Students: Anna Vila-Clara, Vanessa Pujol, Silvia Quera, Yolanda Peregrin, Alba Bosacoma and Aniol Batallé. Role: Academic tutor.
  • Desenterrant el Negre (ERAM/University of Girona): Winner of COMUNICA Awards for the promotion of audiovisual creation (CCMA, Catalan University System and AGAUR, 1st edition). Students: Gerard Hugas, Roger Bisbe, Daniel Alvarez, David Porras, Mònica Sala, Aida Pérez, Albert Garanger and Antonia Antequera. Role: Academic tutor.


  • 12-17/09/2016 - LAB A.I. (Audiovisual Interactive Laboratory) - 2nd Edition
    ICESI Masterclass + Screenplay/Interactive architecture (Workshop)
    Cali, Colombia
  • 19-24/07/2016 - InterDocsBarcelona + Medellin - 4th edition
    Coordination Master Class + Case Study + Hackadoc
  • 23-29/05/2016 - interDocsBarcelona 2016
    Conference Coordination + Interactive viewings + Interactive pitch + Exhibition + Popathon
  • 18/06/2016 - Sonar + D - Meet the expert
    Meetings with companies - assessment
    Fira de Barcelona
  • 22-26/03/2016 - Universitatea Babes-Bolyai
    Presentations and master degree lectures
  • 30/03/2016 - Webdocumentário. O Paradigma da Interatividade e a Tradiçao do Documentário
    Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
  • 02/03/2016-4/3/2016 - i-Docs Conference
    Presentation on webdocs in the Latin field and panel coordination
    COME/IN/DOC documentary series launch


2016 has been a year where I have published some articles indexed in the prestigious ISI and Scopus databases, and coordinated three journal's special issues

  • Article: Santos, M.; Gifreu-Castells, A. (2016). Museums and online exhibitions: a model for analysing and charting existing types. Museum Management and Curatorship. Routledge.
  • Article: "Aproximación al potencial colaborativo de la narrativa documental interactiva en los procesos de cambio social". Cultura, lenguaje y representación. Revista de estudios culturales de la Universitat Jaume I.
  • Book chapter: Dokumental Intreraktiboen eta Transmedia-Dokumentalen Negozio-eta Finantzaketa-Ereduak. In: Elordui, Agurtzane; Arana, Edorta (Eds) Transmedia Komunikazio Estrategiak: gaurkotasun-edukiak diseinatzeko eta hedatzeko bide berriak Udako Euskal Unibertsitatea, 173-190. ISBN: 978-84-8438-575-2
  • Obra Digital Special Issue Coordination: 'Núm. 12 (2017): Estrategias participativas y colaborativas en la narrativa factual'
  • VIEW Journal co-editor: 'Non-fiction Transmedia'
  • Doc-online Special Issue Coordination: 'O paradigma da interatividade e a tradição do documentário'
  • In 2016 I was also accepted as a member of a prestigious Chair and served as reviewer for a MIT journal

  • Member of the Cátedra Latinoamericana de Narrativas Transmedia – Uiversidad Nacional del Rosario, Argentina:
  • Leonardo Journals Reviewer (MIT) - Leonardo Music Journal -


New Master Degrees where I have lectured recently

  • 2016-2017 La Salle/Ramón Llull University - Master in Multimedia Creation - Coordination subject 'Multimedia Script'
  • Universitatea Babes-Bolyai, Rumania - Multimedia Master Degree/Documentary Film Production Master Degree. Subject: New Media Documentary
  • Carlos III University - Master in Transmedia Journalism and Documentary. Subject: Online Documentary Project Management
  • Jaime I University - Master in New Trends and Innovation Processes in Communication. Session: Transmedia documentary. Context and Case Studies


COME/IN/DOC : In the spring of 2016 we launched the last part of the project: a documentary series with more than 10 hours reflecting on key interactive documentary concepts, the first online free encyclopedia on interactive documentary!

2016 | Transmedia project divided into four main parts: an interactive metadocumentary, a documentary series, training and interactive exhibitions.

Watch the documentary series here:

Sexe, maraques i chihuahues - Minimal Films + TV3 + RTVE + Labyrinz Studio

2016 | Webdoc about the musician Xavier Cugat

Feature documentary trailer:




  • Experimental essay. Story and experiences of José Luis Nieto, who reviews his life experiences from the edge and tells it from three areas: practice representing life after experiencing it, the theory extracted from the practice for 75 years, and finally his special art: to carve souls from a particular massage technique.