The material conserved in the historical archive of the San Sebastian Film Festival that has not been digitized can be consulted in the Basque Film Library. Appointments must be made in advance and under the following conditions:
In-person consultations are restricted to users who accredit a link to teaching or research activity. The definition of ‘research project’ includes higher-level academic studies or research studies related to cinematographic and creative projects.
Users should previously consult the online catalogue to locate material of interest to them. Requests for telematic consultation or reproduction will not be dealt with, except in the case of special consultations.
Once the material for consultation has been located, users should contact us to:
Consultations will be made in the Basque Film Library (Filmoteca Vasca), located in the Tabakalera building (Plaza de las Cigarreras 1, 2nd floor, 20012 Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain).
Consultation hours: Wednesday to Friday from 10:00 to 14:00.
Special consultations should be approved by the Academic Committee of the San Sebastian Film Festival Archive. After filling in the contact form and sending it, users will receive a reply within 10 calendar days. The following are considered special consultations: