The audience will have the opportunity to meet professionals from the film industry, both Galician and International. A direct contact that will enable them to exchange opinios, with the collaboration of interpreters whenever it is needed.
Meeting with Mabel Rivera. Sunday 9th -12:30 a.m. Centro Social do Mar.
The meeting with Mabel Rivera will be presented in the format of an interview where the public is invited to participate. The conversation, after which the actress will receive her award 2018 Galician Cinema Award, will culminate with the screening of two short films where she stars in: Dantzariak (“Dancers”) and Ato San Nen (“After”). Mabel Rivera is one of the most recognized faces within the Galician audiovisual scene, with an extensive career in Tv series like Pratos Combinados, although she has also worked as a presenter and dubber. As for cinema, she has been awarded with a Goya for Best Supporting Actress thanks to her role in The Sea Inside, a film of Amenábar.
Coffee time with CREA. Saturday 8th – 4:30 p.m. Meeting Point
The Meeting Point of FICBUEU, located at the exhibition room Amalia Domínguez Búa, will be the setting of the gathering with the members of the “Galician Association of Directors” (CREA). While having a cup of coffee courtesy of “Galicia Calidade“, the members of the association, international filmmakers and Galician directors will take part in an informal chat, open to the public, where they will share their experiences and discurss about the film industry.
Conversation with the Galicia R Section. Saturday 8th – 9:30 p.m. Meeting Point.
The directors os the short films of the Galicia R Section like Fon Cortizo, Noemí Chantada or the multiawarded Álvaro Gago, will attend the screenings at 20:00h in the Centro Social do Mar to present their films. Afterwards, they will participate in an informal chat with the public at the Meeting Point.
Conversations with the International Section. Monday 10th / Tuesday 11th /Wednesday 12th /Thursday 13th/ Friday 14th – 9:15 p.m. Meeting Point.
Filmmakers, producers and actresses from different countries will present their films during the two daily sessions of the International Section, which will take place from Monday to Friday at Centro Social do Mar at 7.45 p.m and 10 p.m. At the end of the first sessions, the guests will go to the Meeting Point to discuss with the public of the festival.