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63rd San Sebastian Festival to Honor Emily Watson With Career Award

63rd San Sebastian Festival to Honor Emily Watson With Career Award

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Since her devastating film debut in Lars Von Trier’s “Breaking the Waves,” Emily Watson has received much well-deserved praise for her acting achievements in films such as “Hilary and Jackie,” “Punch Drunk Love” and “Angela’s Ashes.” Now, the acting powerhouse will be honored for her impressive career with the Donostia Award at the 63rd San Sebastian International Film Festival on September 25. Watson next appears in Baltasar Kormákur’s upcoming film “Everest,” which opens in U.S. theaters on September 18.

The festival also unveiled the lineup for their “Made in Spain” series, a selection of the best Spanish productions of the year. See the list of programmed titles below. 

“A Cambio de Nada” (“Nothing in Return), dir: Daniel Guzmán

“Las Altas Presiones” (“The High Pressures”), dir: Ángel Santos

“El Camí Més Llarg Per Tornar A Casa” (“The Long Way Home”), dir: Sergi Pérez Gomez 

“Hablar” (“Talk”), dir: Joaquín Oristrell

“Los Héroes Del Mal” (“The Heroes of Evil”), dir: Zoe Berriatúa

“Felices 140” (“Happy 140”), dir: Gracia Querejeta

“Mortdalo Y Filemon Contra Jimmy El Cachondo” (“Mortadelo & Filemon: Mission Implausible”, dir: Javier Fesser

“Requesitos Para Ser Una Persona Normal” (“Requirements to be a Normal Person”), dir: Leticia Dolera

“Rey Gitano” (Gipsy King), dir: Juanma Bajo Ulloa 

“Sexo fácil, Películas Tristes” (“Easy Sex, Sad Movies”), dir: Alejo Flah 

“Torrente 5: Misión Eurovegas”, dir: Santiago Segura 

READ MORE: 63rd San Sebastian International Film Festival Unveils Zinemira Program

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