Meeting of Latin America – Europe LGBTI Film Festivals

The purpose of the meeting is to facilitate, from the San Sebastian Festival and the Sebastiane Award, a place for meeting and exchange in which to generate new dynamics. The idea is also to shed light on the collective and to strengthen ties with Industry members present at the Festival.     The meeting between…

Interview to Marco Berger – “BUTTERFLY” (MARIPOSA) Director

Maria Cristina Hotel. Some members of the Sebastiane award meet  Marco Berger, winner of the 2015 Sebastiane Latino award and candidate to Sebastiane 2015.   Sebastiane: Was it difficult to carry out? Marco: In fact, it was. Mariposa is the second film script I write, trying to move away from the recipe of “this works,…

FREEHELD directed by Peter Sollett SEBASTIANE AWARD 2015

16 SEBASTIANE award goes to the film: “FREEHELD” (2015)  directed by Peter Sollett and with the folling cast: Julianne Moore, Ellen Page, Steve Carrell and Michael Shannon. Based on true events, this is the story the love story of Laurel Hester and Stacie Andree and their fight for justice. For showing a moving love story between two women…

Candidates to XVI Sebastiane Award

This year, the Sebastiane Award celebrates its 16th year at the San Sebastian Festival; sixteen years of endeavouring to present its award to the production that best reflects the realities, freedoms and social progress made by LGBTI people.  This collective and its particularities have remained hidden for years in both society and cinema. Today awards…

“Mariposa”, by Marco Berger, winner of the Third Sebastiane Latino

The film will be screened in the Zabaltegi section of the Festival’s 63rd edition.   At the coming edition of the San Sebastian Festival, the Argentinian film by Marco Berger, Mariposa, will receive the Third Premio Sebastiane Latino Award and will be screened in the Zabaltegi section. The award goes to the full length Latin American film…

Five Finalists to 2015 Sebastiane Latino Award

The Sebastiane Latino award acknowledges the film released the previous year that best represents sexual and gender diversity The winning film of the Sebastiane Latino Award, granted by GEHITU, the gay, lesbian, transsexual and bisexual association of the Basque Country, will be screened at the coming edition of the San Sebastian Film Festival. The award goes…

Convocatoria / Call for entries Premio Sebastiane Latino 2015

Estamos ya activos para buscar la mejor película LGBT de este año. Ayúdanos a encontrarla y contacta con nosotros: info@premiosebastiane.com Más información en el siguiente archivo: BASES Sebastiane Latino 2015   El Sebastiane Latino premia la mejor cinta latinoamericana de temática LGTB del año mediante un premio que se entrega durante el Festival de San Sebastián….