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World premieres line up for competition in San Sebastian 2020

Nine out of 13 features will be presented as world premieres.

Wife Of A Spy

Kiyoshi Kurosawa on why he hopes ‘Wife Of A Spy’ will create some controversy at home in Japan

The film won Kurosawa the best director prize in Venice; it is now screening in San Sebastian and Busan.

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‘DNA’: San Sebastian Review

Maïwenn’s Cannes Label drama tracks a French-Algerian family after the death of its patriarch

Spring Blossom

‘Spring Blossom’: San Sebastian Review

Suzanne Lindon makes her acting and directorial debut with remarkable assurance - and success

Rifkin’s Festival

‘Rifkin’s Festival’: San Sebastian Review

Woody Allen’s latest was set in the film festival it now opens

New Order

‘New Order’: Venice Review

Michel Franco’s dystopian howl is dynamic cinema which takes no prisoners


‘Ammonite’: Toronto Review

Francis Lee follows up ‘God’s Own Country’ with a solemn love story sparked by Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan