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Wild Bunch unveils first deals for San Sebastian winner ‘Beginning’ (exclusive)

Film gets red-carpet treatment at the Cannes Film Festival’s three-day special event this week.

Passion SImple

Pyramide International posts UK, German, Japan deals on ‘Passion Simple’

Danielle Arbid’s film was selected for the Cannes 2020 label and premiered at San Sebastian.

Forgotten We'll Be

‘Forgotten We’ll Be’: San Sebastian Review (closing film)

Spain’s premiere festival signs out its 2020 edition with a sentimental drama from Fernando Trueba

Riot Police

‘Riot Police’: San Sebastian Review (TV)

Spanish investigative drama with strong ensemble acting is a winner for co-creators Rodrigo Sorogoyen and Isabel Peña

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‘Wuhai’: San Sebastian Review

Debt and tensions rise in Zhou Zhiyang’s second feature, set in a vivid Inner Mongolia


‘Courtroom 3H’: San Sebastian Review

Antonio Mendez Esparza follows in the footsteps of Frederick Wiseman with this powerful documentary set inside a Florida family court

In The Dusk

‘In The Dusk’: San Sebastian Review

Sharunas Bartas returns to form with this stark, sombre Lithuanian war story