This article was translated by John R. Bopp
Variety is a prestigious weekly magazine in the US dedicated to the world of entertainment, which has been published since 1905, and that we’ve cited on the blog more than once.
It appears again in our blog today because it’s published an interesting article by John Hopewell summarizing the ten highlights of this year’s edition of the San Sebastian Film Festival that just got underway.
The “Donostia Zinemaldia” is one of the most important in the world, and therefore generates a huge amount of press starting months before it opens. We can’t collect everything the international press talks about it. That’s why we’ve decided to make this Variety article our reference in the blog to this year’s event.
Variety – 21/9/2017 – USA
10 Highlights of the San Sebastian Film Festival
Cannes’ biggest achievement is that it’s the most important festival in the world while San Sebastián remains the highest-profile festival in the Spanish-speaking world. The festival has maintained its staple sections while constantly innovating. From a bigger Basque presence to TV series, here are 10 not-to-be-missed 2017 novelties, events and trends.