Filmmaker Costa-Gavras will receive the second Donostia Award at the 67th edition of the San Sebastian Festival.
San Sebastian International Film Festival
“NAME OF FESTIVAL: San Sebastian International Film Festival
WHERE: Donostia-San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL:
Six debut films, have been selected for Films in Progress 36, an initiative of San Sebastian Festival and Cinélatino, Rencontres de Toulouse with the purpose of supporting Latin American cinema.
The European premiere of Blackbird, starring Susan Sarandon, Kate Winslet, Mia Wasikowska and Sam Neill, will open the Official Competition at the 67th San Sebastian Festival.
Nest Film Students, the international film students meeting taking place at the 67th San Sebastian Festival selected fourteen short films from Argentina, Belgium, Chile, the Czech Republic, France, Germany, Portugal, Russia and the UK.
Films by Jayro Bustamante, Patricio Guzmán, Gael García Bernal and more in Horizontes Latinos at San Sebastian Film Festival 2019
Fifteen films from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru and Uruguay will be showcased in the Horizontes Latinos section of the 2019 San Sebastian International Film Festival.
The retrospective of the San Sebastian Film Festival’s 67th edition will see the screening of twenty feature films directed by the Mexican Roberto Gavaldón between 1945 and 1974.
James Franco, winner of the Golden Shell for The Disaster Artist, returns to the Official Selection of San Sebastian International Film Festival with Zeroville.
Fourteen first or second films by European, American and Asian filmmakers will compete for the Kutxabank-New Directors Award at the 67th San Sebastian International Film Festival.
Fifteen Spanish films including La hija de un ladrón (A Thief’s Daughter) will compete for the Golden Shell at the 67th edition of the San Sebastian Festival.
PARASITE, AMAZING GRACE, LES MISÉRABLES Among 8 Films Competing for Audience Award at San Sebastian Film Fest
Parasite, Les Misérables, and Amazing Grace,are among eight films that will compete for the City of Donostia / San Sebastian Audience Award at the 2019 San Sebastian International Film Festival.
Penélope Cruz will receive the Donostia Award – recognizing the career and contribution of great figures to the world of cinema – at the 67th San Sebastian Festival, and her image is featured on the Festival poster.
The 67th edition of the San Sebastian Festival and Filmoteca Española will dedicate a retrospective to the Mexican director Roberto Gavaldón.
Between Two Waters (Entre dos aguas) by Isaki Lacuesta won the top prize, Golden Shell for Best Film at the 2018 San Sebastian International Film Festival.
Bicycle Thieves (Ladri di biciclette) (1948), by Vittorio De Sica, an emblematic film of Italian neorrealism and considered one of the best movies in the history of cinema, will open Klasikoa, a yearly rendezvous with a restored classic at the San Sebastian Film Festival.
World Premiere of BAD TIMES AT THE EL ROYALE to Close San Sebastian International Film Festival [Trailer]
The world premiere of Bad Times at the El Royale, directed by Drew Goddard and starring Jeff Bridges, Chris Hemsworth, Jon Hamm and Dakota Johnson, will close the Official Selection of the San Sebastian International Film Festival’s 66th edition, out of competition.
The French film, Les Météorites / Meteorites and the Chinese film, Qing Feng De Wei Dao / Breeze, complete the New Directors selection at the 66th edition of the San Sebastian Film Festival.
ALMOST FORTY, I HATE NEW YORK Among Made in Spain Showcase at 2018 San Sebastian International Film Festival
Made in Spain, the showcase of the Spanish films at the 2018 San Sebastian International Film Festival will spotlight eleven productions, including films by directors Daniel Calparsoro, Isabel Coixet,
Paul Thomas Anderson’s Phantom Thread starring Daniel Day-Lewis has been voted Best Film of 2018 by the members of FIPRESCI, the International Federation of Film Critics.
THE WOLF HOUSE Among 9 New Films Added to Zabaltegi-Tabakalera Lineup of 2018 San Sebastian Film Festival
Nine new films join the Zabaltegi-Tabakalera competition at the 66th San Sebastian Film Festival’s most open competitive section bringing the number of films competing for the Zabaltegi-Tabakalera Award to 18.
Danny DeVito will be presented with a Donostia Award at the 66th San Sebastian Festival
L’homme fidèle / A Faithful Man (Louis Garrel), Baby (Liu Jie), Alpha, the Right to Kill (Brillante Mendoza), In Fabric (Peter Strickland), Beautiful Boy (Felix Van Groeningen) and Blind Spot (Tuva Novotny) will compete for the Golden Shell
BLACKKKLANSMAN, FIRST MAN, A STAR IS BORN to Compete for Audience Award at San Sebastian International Film Festival
Ten new films including the latest by Damien Chazelle, Alfonso Cuarón, and Spike Lee will compete for the City of Donostia / San Sebastian Audience Award at the San Sebastian International Film Festival.
12 Latin American Films to Compete for Horizontes Award at 2018 San Sebastian International Film Festival
Twelve films produced, directed or set in Latin America will compete for the Horizontes Award at the 2018 San Sebastian International Film Festival.
The Argentine film El amor menos pensado (An Unexpected Love) directed by Pablo Trapero, will open the 66th edition of the San Sebastian Festival.