02| Was started by a group of San Sebastian businessmen and it’s one of the best European Film Festivals
It began as a non-competitive Festival but in 1957 it reached category A as major festivals such as Cannes, Berlin, Toronto or Venetia. The first film to win was Giorni d’amore by Giuseppe de Santis. The festival has encountered many difficulties throughout its history: censorship, political problems or the loss of its category A from 1980 to 1984.
Giorni d’amore by Giuseppe de Santis