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NITSA 94/96: Electronic pioneers in Barcelona

Feature documentary | 60' | 2014 | Spain

Direction: Alex Julià (Opera Prima)
Production Company: Igloo films, DMentes


Narrates the beginning of the legendary NITSA club: a place that left its mark in the electronic music and club scenes in Barcelona. It has received the best international DJs and hosted the great talented DJ Sideral. It took only two years before Nitsa moved to Apolo but those were years of full magic, innocence, curiosity and experimentation.
A portrait of the pioneers of electronic music in Barcelona. A club that opened the door to Darren Emerson, Laurent Garnier, Jeff Mills, Derrick May, Slam, Carl Craig and has become the mainstay of the scene in Spain. The Nitsa Club was seed of both of the most important festivals in the world, Primavera Sound and Sónar.


– IN-EDIT BEEFEATER International Documentary Festival, Barcelona, Spain. Closing Ceremony, Nov. 2013.
– GIJÓN International Film Festival, Spain 2013.
– DOCLISBOA Documentary Film Festival, Heart & Beat Section, Octubre 2014, Portugal.

– DOCK OF THE BAY, San Sebastián, Spain, January 2104.
– Cinemad Film Festival 2014, Madrid, Spain.
– Musiclip Film Festival 2014, Madrid, Spain.
– TRANSMISSION Music Film Festival 2014, Madrid, Spain.
– ALTA FIDELIDAD, International Festival of Music Documentary, August 2014 Bogotá, Colombia.