The 65th edition of the San Sebastian Festival and the Spanish Film Archive will dedicate a retrospective to the North American director who settled in the UK, Joseph Losey
In the seventies, Joseph Losey represented the greatest expression of auteur or art-house cinema with works like The Servant (1963), King and Country (1964), Accident (1967) and The Go-Between (1971), all of which, with the exception of the second, were writte...
Photos by Inés Barreda de Biurrun
San Sebastian Winners Press Conference Video
26.09.2016 | SanSebastian's blog
Video capture - Closing Ceremony San Sebastian
26.09.2016 | SanSebastian's blog
San Sebastian International Film Festival Awards 2016
Donostia / San Sebastián 2016 European Capital of Culture 2016 Audience Award ...
Donostia / San Sebastián 2016 European Capital of Culture 2016 Audience Award
The film Theater of Life has landed the Tokyo Gohan Award 2016. The San Sebastian Festival’s Culinary Zinema section accolade comes with prize money of €10,000 for the international distributor of the film or, failing this picture, for the producer. A jury appointed by the Japanese companies STYLEJAM and Pictures dept. co. ltd. chose the film directed by Peter Svatek, explaining the Refettorio Ambrosiano experience. Ch...
The Jury of the 15th International Film Students Meeting, consisting of students from centres in Argentina, Belgium, France, Germany, Israel, Lithuania, Mexico, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Spain, and United Kingdom; chaired by the João Pedro Rodrigues has decided to grant the following awards:
The 2016 Panavision award goes to a flm with cheek. It has a strong take on human desir...
V EUROPE-LATIN AMERICA CO-PRODUCTION FORUM BEST PROJECT AWARD
7:35 AM directed by Javier Van de Couter and produced by Varsovia Films (Argentina)
SPECIAL MENTION TO THE PROYECT
HOGAR directed by Maura Delpero and produced by dispàrte (Italy - Argentina)
EFADs-CACI EUROPE-LATIN AMERICA CO-PRODUCTION GRANT
FILMS IN PROGRESS 30 INDUSTRY AWARD
La educación del Rey (Rey's education)
Santiago Esteves (Argentina)
Escaping from his criminal baptism, Reynaldo Galíndez, alias &ldqu...
Two outstanding professionals from the film scene will join the juries of the 64th San Sebastian Film Festival. The producers Nadia Turincev and Corinne Castel will make up the Official Jury and the Zabaltegi-Tabakalera’s jury, respectively.
The Official Selection Jury is chaired by the Danish moviemaker Bille August. The author of Pelle erob...
Travis Rice, Peter Hamblin, Takuji Masuda, Craig Stecyk, Patrick Trefz and Art Brewer will join various others in San Sebastian to present the titles in the Savage Cinema section
The 2016 edition of Savage Cinema has lined up a selection of mind-blowing surf and snowboard titles, which will bring both fresh and iconic personalities and filmmakers to the city
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The San Sebastian Festival and the Spanish Agency for International Cooperation Development (AECID), the latter under the aegis of the Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation will, for the second year running, give the Cooperación Española Award to the producer of the...
The 64th edition of the San Sebastian Festival will continue until October 28th in five double showings including the combined screening of one short and one feature film
From September 15th, the installation by Andrés Di Tella will be open for visit in Tabakalera
The Zabaltegi-Tabakalera section will not end on 24th September. From September 30t...
In addition to Donostia Award-winners Sigourney Weaver and Ethan Hawke and winner of the new Jaeger-LeCoultre Latin Cinema Award, Gael García Bernal, a long list of actors have confirmed their presence in San Sebastian: Monica Bellucci, Fan Bingbing, Jennifer Connelly, Javier Bardem, Richard Gere, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Hugh Grant, Isabelle Huppert, Ewan McGregor, Cynthia Nixon, Ken Watanabe, Lambert Wilson, Shailene Woodley and Lee Yoo-young
Others who will attend the event to accompan...
Numerous industry activities are scheduled for the 64th San Sebastian Festival. Said activities are detailed in the Professional Agenda and it will be updated on the Festival website. Updates will also be included in the daily Newsflash sent out to registered industry members.
Throughout the Festival, and particularly on the 19th, 20th and 21st, t...
Filmmakers Bertrand Bonello, Jean-Gabriel Périot and Ivan I. Tverdovsky will give masterclasses as part of the XV International Film Students Meeting at the San Sebastian Festival.
Bonello (Nice, France, 1968), who will compete in this year’s Official Section with Nocturama and in Zabaltegi-Tabakalera with the short film Sarah Winchester, opéra fantôme, will present a free-spirited dissertation at the Meeting to students from film schools in Argentina, Be...
The ''biggest film theatre in the world'' as it was dubbed by Oliver Stone, will turn thirty in 2016
Koldo Almandoz, Asier Altuna, Luiso Berdejo, Daniel Calparsoro...
Six documentaries and a fiction feature will compete for the Tokyo Gohan Award in the San Sebastian Festival section combining cinema and gastronomy
Tickets for the screening-dinner combo will be available for purchase from Monday, September 5th
Culinary Zinema, the section combining film and gastronomy, turns six this year. Created in collaboration with the Berlin Festival and organised jointly with the Basque Culinary Center, this edition it brin...
Audiences in Motion: Listening to the User
Donostia - San Sebastian - San Telmo Museum
September 18 - 9:30 am
Audiences in motion will celebrate its second edition during the 64th San Sebastian Festival. The event will continue to study the central position held by the audience in the production, distribution and exhibition of audiovisual contents in the digital era. This year’s event is entitled Audiences in Motion: Listening to the User.
The conference, jointly org...
The Japanese animated film ''Kimi no Na wa / Your name'', the living will of Bigas Luna ''Bigas x Bigas'' and ''Colossal'', the latest production by Nacho Vigalondo, complete the Official Selection
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The Official Selection will include fou...
The section will include seventeen films produced in the Basque Country, eight of which will compete for the Irizar Basque Film Award
Ramón Barea will receive the Zinemira Award at the Basque Film and ETB Gala, setting for the premieres of ''Igelak (Frogs)'' and ''Agirre Lehendakaria''
The Zinemira section will include more Basque productions than ever at the 64th edition of the San Sebastian Festival. Seventeen productions will compose the overview...
The residencies running for the second edition of Ikusmira Berriak, a programme providing support to audiovisual projects organised by San Sebastian, European Capital of Culture 2016, Tabakalera-International Centre for Contemporary culture and the San Sebastian Festival, with the collaboration of Donostia Kultura and the Filmoteca Vasca, began on August 15th. During the residencies, lasting for six weeks, filmmakers Leo Calice, Mikel Gurrea, Aitor and Amaia Merino and Kiro Rus...
The first works by Bartosz M. Kowalski and Emiliano Torres round off the competitive Official Selection
Eiðurinn / The Oath
Baltasar Kormákur (Iceland)
Finnur is a successful heart surgeon and father of t...
Sixteen filmmakers will compete for the Kutxabank-New Directors Award
Two new titles complete the New Directors section uniting sixteen first or second works by filmmakers from all over the globe.
Martijn Maria Smits (Breda, Netherlands, 1980) will present her second feature, Waldstille, whose lead character returns to his hometown after serving prison for causing his girlfriend’s death in an accident. The town is also home to his in-...