San Antonio brothel and outlaw hideout, a tie to West Side history, gets a nod as historic landmark

A site that was once a brothel run by famous madam Fannie Porter, an orphanage and a day care serving immigrants and the working poor in the primarily Mexican American “Laredito” neighborhood, could be designated a historic landmark. That would hamper plans by the owner, a company linked to Douglas W. Miller II of the … Read more

Johnny Depp Is Preparing to Accept the San Sebastian Film Festival Lifetime Achievement Honor

Johnny Depp has been in Hollywood for a very long time. He made his film debut back in 1984 in Wes Craven’s The Nightmare On Elm Street and has since played everyone from Edward Scissorhands to Willy Wonka. And even though Depp has recently suggested that he doesn’t have quite the same star power he … Read more

San Sebastian Film Festival’s Director Talks Plans For 2021, – Deadline

Spain’s primary film event, the San Sebastian Film Festival, was one of the few major international fests to host a physical edition last year as the pandemic raged around the world. Flash forward 12 months and Covid is far from behind us, but festivals are pushing on in this strange new world. After a summer … Read more

Movistar + will offer a virtual room with 19 films from the 69th San Sebastian Festival

Movistar + and the San Sebastián Festival reinforce their alliance with the launch of a virtual room in the Telefónica payment service in which they will be able to see up to 19 movies selected in the Basque competition. Titles of the Perlas, Zabaltegi-Tabakalera, Horizontes Latinos, Made in Spain and Zinemira sections can be seen … Read more