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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
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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.
A linguist is given the task of helping to communicate with extra-terrestrial beings when they touch down around the globe.
Seymour “Swede” Levov, a once legendary high school athlete, is now a successful businessman married to Dawn, a former beauty queen. But turmoil brews beneath the polished veneer of Swede’s life.
Storks have moved on from delivering babies to packages. But when an order for a baby appears, the best delivery stork must scramble to fix the error.
Biopic of the whistleblower.
The story of American poet Emily Dickinson.
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