The filmmaker Laurent Cantet will receive this year the Award of the 16th San Sebastian Human Rights Film Festival. The prize ceremony will be at the Victoria Eugenia Theater on Friday 27 at 20:00, at the Closing Night of the Festival, where it will be screened the new film directed by Cantet, The Workshop (2017).
The film La cifra negra de la violencia institucional (Spain, 2018), directed by Ales Payá, has been awarded with the Audience Prize to the Best Feature Film at the 16th San Sebastian Human Rights Film Festival, that ends tonight.
Virtual reality arrives to the Human Rights Film Festival with ten short films. They could be seen between April 20th and April 22nd at the Festival's Information Office, at the Victoria Eugenia Theater (plaza Okendo). Time table: 11:00 - 14:00 / 16:00 - 20:00.
The 16th Human Rights Film Festival takes in the exhibition Insights into human rights, that will be open at the Carlos Santamaría Center (UPV/EHU – Gipuzkoa Campus) between April 16th and May 18th.
The 16th Human Rights Film Festival organize the exhibition On the way to school, that will be open at the Aiete Cultural Center between April 11th and June 10th.
The 16th Human Rights Film Festival of San Sebastian will open on April 20th at the Victoria Eugenia Theater with the Swiss film The Divine Order (Die göttliche Ordnung, 2017), directed by Petra Volpe. The festival, organized by the City Council's Human Rights Department and Donostia Kultura, will be presented from 20 to 27 April.
The film L'Atelier (2017), directed by Laurent Cantet, will close the festival on April 27th, in a night where the French director will receive the Human Rights Film Festival Award.