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San Sebastian’s Pearls section adds 'First Man', 'ROMA', 'A Star Is Born'

Nadine Labaki’s ’Capharnaüm’ and Jacques Audiard’s ’The Sisters Brothers’ are also screening.

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San Sebastian’s Europe-Latin America co-pro forum selects 17 projects

The seventh edition received 223 submissions, a 34% rise.

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San Sebastian to open with 'An Unexpected Love' starring Ricardo Darín

The film is the debut of screenwriter and producer Juan Vera.

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San Sebastian Festival 2018 reveals Spanish film, TV line-up

Icíar Bollaín, Isaki Lacuesta and Carlos Vermut to return.

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San Sebastian unveils Claire Denis and Naomi Kawase titles for 2018 competition

Films from Valeria Sarmiento, Benjamín Naishtat, Markus Schleinzer and Simon Jaquemet also selected.

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San Sebastian Film Festival reveals 2018 New Directors line-up

The winning director and Spanish distributor in the section will receive €50,000.

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San Sebastian to honour Hirokazu Kore-eda

The ’Shoplifters’ director will receive the Donostia award at the Spanish festival.

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'The Disaster Artist' wins top prize at San Sebastián

James Franco’s film about The Room’s Tommy Wiseau wins the Golden Shell.

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'Ferrugem' wins top industry awards at San Sebastián Film Festival

Other winners included Telmo Esnal’s Dantza and Claudia Pinto’s Las Consecuencias.

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San Sebastian 2017 preview: Monica Bellucci, Todd Haynes and its first TV series

For its 65th edition, San Sebastian is embracing small-screen content while consolidating its bond with Latin American and European cinema.

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​Monica Bellucci, Ricardo Darín and Agnès Varda to be honoured at San Sebastian

Three will be given the Donostia Award later this month.

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San Sebastian Film Festival announces Made In Spain line-up

Competition offers international launchpad for Spanish films.

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San Sebastian Film Festival adds Michael Haneke, Darren Aronofsky to line-up

Borg/McEnroe, mother!, Happy End and The Florida Project heading to Spanish festival.

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Hong Sang-soo, Frederick Wiseman set for San Sebastian Film Festival

Zabaltegi-Tabakalera section reveals 14 titles.

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First-look trailer for 'Hunting Season'

Argentinian filmmaker Natalia Garagiola makes feature directorial debut on Rei Cine drama.

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ILLANG

‘Illang: The Wolf Brigade’: Review

Kim Jee-woon relocates the cult Japanese animated feature to a Korea on the eve of reunification

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'The Sower': San Sebastian Review

Marine Francen’s feature debut is the winner of the New Directors prize at San Sebastian

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'Killing Jesus': Zurich Review

Part-based on a real-life story, Laura Mora’s directorial debut is also a snapshot of Medellín today

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'Lots Of Kids, A Monkey And A Castle': San Sebastian Review

A winsome, big-hearted documentary from Spain which is already a festival favourite

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'Pororoca': San Sebastian Review

Constantin Popescu’s third feature wins Best Actor for Bogdan Dumitrache at San Sebastian 2017