» San Sebastian International Film Festival
San Sebastian International Film Festival

San Sebastian International Film Festival

San Sebastian International Film Festival in 2021 »   17 September  To  25 September

Category: Film
Celebrated In: Spain

The San Sebastián International Film Festival (Spanish: Festival de San Sebastián; Basque: Donostia Zinemaldia) is an annual FIAPF A category film festival held in the Spanish city of Donostia-San Sebastián in September, in the Basque Country.

Since its creation in 1953 it has established itself as one of the most important cinema festivals in the world, being one of the 14 "A" category competitive festivals accredited by the FIAPF. It has hosted several important events of the history of cinema, such as the international premiers of Vertigo, by Alfred Hitchcock (who attended the Festival) or Melinda & Melinda by Woody Allen and the European premier of Star Wars. Actors and directors such as Bette Davis, Gregory Peck, Elizabeth Taylor, Audrey Hepburn, Robert De Niro, Meryl Streep, Richard Gere, Michael Douglas, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Mel Gibson, Demi Moore, Naomi Watts and Brad Pitt have attended the festival since its inception. It was the first festival attended by Roman Polanski and it was a key element to advance the professional careers of Francis Ford Coppola or Pedro Almodóvar, for instance.

San Sebastian International Film Festival Dates

San Sebastian International Film Festival in 2021 »   17 September  To  25 September

Fairs Around The World
India

The Rash Mela was the brainchild of a number of locals, said Mr Prabhash Dhibar, a 72-year-old...

India

People of the village of Vithappa in Karnataka hold the Sri Vithappa fair in honor of the epon...

India


Sita, the wife of Lord Ram, was left by Lakshman here to serve the period of her bani...

India

Garhmukteshwar is holy place, situated at the bank of holy river Ganga. Garhmukteshwar is famo...

India

Joranda Mela of Orissa has religious spirit associated with it. Joranda Mela is organized in J...

India

Kundri Mela held in Jharkhand is one of the very popular cattle fairs in the state. As a state...

India

The Banganga Fair of Jaipur, Rajasthan takes place near a stream, approximately 11 km from the...

Copyright © FestivalsZone. All Rights Reserved.