San Sebastián International Film Festival
Fan of the seventh art? Discover new films or meet your favourite actor.
In a film city.
It has become the most important Spanish-language film festival and one of the most prestigious in the world. The San Sebastián Film Festival was held for the first time in September 1953. It quickly gained worldwide recognition. It generates great expectations every year. And it never disappoints. If you are passionate about the big screen, indulge yourself: visit San Sebastián at its most cinematic time. At the Kursaal, home of the festival, stars of the big screen walk one of the most coveted red carpets. It is a meeting point for the curious, fans and people from the industry. In addition, the festival can be felt in the streets. You will bump into famous people and, with a little luck, meet your favourite star. You can see screenings or sign up for a parallel activity, for example, at the clubs in the La Concha area.