Cinema and Audiovisual | Tabakalera - Donostia / San Sebastián

Cinema and Audiovisual

Events - Tabakalera
Friday, 6 December 2019

Greece, 1984. Kenneth, an Englishman, and Theres, a German girl, sing in the street to finance their holidays. ...

L'aggettivo donna, Colletivo Feminista Cinema-Roma
Events - Tabakalera
Sunday, 8 December 2019
17:00 First Session - 19:00 Second Session

Double screening sessión presented by Blanca Alvarez.



Review of the films of contemporary filmmakers whose work is being highlighted by critics, and that suggestg new ways and thoughts on the audiovisual language.

Cartes Blanches (CB)

Cartes Blanches programme is an invitation to festivals, critics, artists and international programmers to enable access to our screen and to establish working partnerships and dialogue.

Nest Film Students

The Argentine director Martín Rejtman will chair the jury at the XVIII edition of the international film students meeting, to run from September 23 to 27.

Zabaltegi-Tabakalera 2019

Zabaltegi Tabakalera is San Sebastian Festival’s most open competitive section. Here there are no rules, no limits of style or time.


Ikusmira Berriak 2019

Programme of residencies and development of audiovisual projects Ikusmira Berriak, organised by the San Sebastian Film Festival, the Tabakalera International Centre for Contemporary Culture and the Elías Querejeta Cinema School.

Zinema (h)abian 2019-2020

Tabakalera y Elías Querejeta Zine Eskola han sumado fuerzas y, con el apoyo de A Bao A Qu, han puesto en marcha Zinema (h)abian. Ambas instituciones comparten el modelo que propone trabajar el cine y la práctica cinematográfica en las escuelas y han tomado el compromiso de impulsar el proyecto en nuestro territorio.

All the World's Memory

 Nazioarteko zine mintegiaaren laugarren edizioak zine-saiakeraren historiaren klasiko batera joko du, baita izenburua hartzeko ere, eta hortik hedatuko da: Toute la mémoire du monde, Alain Resnaisek (Chris Markerrekin elkarlanean) 1956 urtean jakintza unibertsala gordetzen duen museo-erakunde handia erretratatu zuen: Parisko Liburutegi Nazionala.  

Cinema and technology

The experimental film and technology lab aims to cast a critical eye on the use of technology (both analogue and digital) applied to image and sound in movement, reflecting and offering creative uses for these materials.
Cine flúor
  There is an unclassifiable category of cinema for which you have to invent new definitions. Fluoride cinema is a state of mind and spirit: cinema that mixes genres and plays with humour and the idea of metacinema, with films that are very aware both of...
Sehnsucht, Valeska Grisenbach
We celebrate with this double series a double discovery. On the on hand, the frontwoman (yes, we talk about her as a rock band) of the French cinema, Valérie Massadian. On the other hand, one of the key names of the new German cinema movement, known as...
Spell Reel, Filipa Cesar - Zabaltegi Tabakalera PLUS
Zabaltegi-Tabakalera is the most open competitive section of the San Sebastian Film Festival. Here there are no norms or time and style limitations: shorts, medium features, full-length films, fiction, documentary, animation, series, installations,...
let's roll
"There is something magical and liberating about the idea of ​​“the wealth of potentiality” inherent to movement. In movement nothing is concrete, everything mutates and seems to be in the air; the materialization of reality only comes about when we come...

Practical information

Practical Information

Cinema - Hall 1

Location: 1st floor
Capacity: 229
DCP format: 35mm
Accessibility: 6 adapted seats
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Cinema - Hall 2

Location: 2nd floor
Capacity: 44
DCP format: 35mm
Accessibility: 2 adapted seats

Cinema - Hall Z

Location: 1st floor
Capacity: 80 - 120
DCP format: 16mm

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Ticket Sales- Sold out-

The ticket office opens 30 minutes prior to the session. Advance tickets available through Info Point and HERE



70€ / 30 films. With your Tabakalera card.

Pass conditions here.


General admission 3,5€. Family film sessions: 3,5€ for adults, children free (up to 12 years old, with a maximum of 4 children per adult ticket).

10% discount with Donostia Kultura, Tabakalera or EHU-UPV cards, retired and unemployed people.