San Sebastian to dedicate this year’s edition to late exhibitor and distributor, a champion of independent filmmakers including Lars von Trier, Michael Haneke and Takeshi Kitano.
The strand will be bookended by Alice Lowe’s Prevenge and Xander Robin’s Are We Not Cats [pictured].
Ciro Guerra’s drama about indigenous tribes in the Colombian Amazon took home seven awards from eight nominations.
Titles this year range from Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai to John Landis’s An American Werewolf In London.
Festivals and Awards
Growth of virtual reality filmmaking to be discussed at DIFF.
The festival is showcasing virtual reality for the first time, including the first raft of Israeli VR projects.
EXCLUSIVE: Team behind Trent Haaga and Simon Rumley movies launches North American arm to be fronted by Raven Banner sales executive.
Latest box office news
Roald Dahl adaptation scores Steven Spielberg’s third-biggest three-day opening weekend.
EXCLUSIVE: Maastricht Concert took more than £1.4m at UK box office over weekend.
Newly appointed DCMS minister Matt Hancock will also be tackling cyber security in his role.