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The 64th edition of the festival ran from September 16 to 24 and partially celebrated San Sebastian being the European Capital of Culture.
The Thematic Retrospective was dedicated to The Act Of Killing: Cinema and Global Violence. The Classic Retrospective focused on work by French post-war director Jacques Becker (1906-1960), including Golden Helmet.
View Films by Strand:
- Culinary Zinema
- Horizontes Latinos
- Jacques Becker Retrospective
- Made In Spain
- New Directors
- Official Selection
- Savage Cinema
- The Act Of Killing
- TVE Screenings
View previous years coverage of the San Sebastian Film Festival festival:
SSFF Latest Reviews
In the aftermath of WWI, a young German who grieves the death of her fiancé in France meets a mysterious French man who visits the fiancé's grave to lay flowers.
An ornithologist searching for black storks is swept away by rapids and awakens in a mysterious, dark forest.
Biopic of the underwater pioneer.
A personal look at French cinema, the films, directors and composers.
Story of the Nobel prize-winning poet Pablo Neruda, who becomes a fugitive in his homeland.
The story of The Stooges.
Stop-motion story of a boy, who is sent to a group home for orphans after the death of his mum.
A young man finds himself no other option but to replace his dead father down the mine.
A going-nowhere party girl discovers a mysterious connection between herself and a giant monster wreaking havoc on the other side of the globe.
Four incarnations of a character who is a mistress of reinvention.
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Scaling the heights with Everest Deauville opening night premiere
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