Cinema and Audiovisual | Tabakalera - Donostia / San Sebastián

Cinema and Audiovisual

Djon Africa
Events - Tabakalera
Friday, 22 March 2019

Miguel Moreira, also known as Tibars, also known as Djon África, learns that genetics can be cruel when his physiognomy - as...

Events - Tabakalera
Sunday, 24 March 2019

Michel, a young writer, tries to demonstrate the reach of his theory about the existence of "men of talent, capable,...

Events - Tabakalera
Thursday, 28 March 2019

Short films selected by Viennale Film Festival.

Events - Tabakalera
Friday, 29 March 2019

A first try, a stroke of genius. For his first feature film, Jean-François Stévenin, actor, but also an assistant well...

What You Gonna Do When the World's on Fire?
Events - Tabakalera
Saturday, 30 March 2019

Minervini’s most recent film, which premiered at this year’s Venice Film Festival, marks a striking departure. 


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 2018-2019

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.

Third expedition: Post-cosmos

As with the two previous editions, we are using Tabakalera’s summer exhibition—this year focussing on the artist Rosa Barba—as the starting point and we are approaching this year’s seminar as though it were part of an expedition (hence the title), incorporating ideas around travel, adventure, discovery, science, storytelling and fiction.

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

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


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). The Atomic Age Season: €3.5 (2x1 for those under 18)


Cinema Billboard

March 2019