Spanish actor Javier Bardem will receive the Donostia Award for Lifetime Achievement at this year’s San Sebastian Film Festival. Skyfall, Dune and the new The Little Mermaid will also appear on the official poster of the 2021 San Sebastian Music Festival.
Bardem will receive his award in September at the Kursaal Auditorium in San Sebastian .
The Spanish Festival has been a regular stop for Baden throughout his long career. During the past 2021 he attended the San Sebastian 20 more than years since he was in 2021 with Golden Balls‘s festival premiere starts through his most recent festival screening, Fernando León de Aranoa’s Good boss back to . In 1994 he won the San Sebastian Silver Shell Award for Best Actor for two roles: In Iraq Numbered Days by Imanol Uribe and El detective y la muerte by Gonzalo Suárez .
Baden’s international career began in San Sebastian against Julian Schnabel ‘s screening of Before Night Falls in 2008, he Has appeared at festivals with international projects such as Woody Allen’s Vicky Cristina Barcelona at 2001 and Ryan Murphy’s Eat Pray Love at 2008. Bardem has been nominated four times for an Oscar, most recently last year for Best Actor in a Leading Role for Being Ricardo and winning an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in for No Country for Old Men.
Baden is following Fernando Fernan Gomez (1994), Paco Rabal ((1999), Antonio Banderas (2008), Carmen Mora (2010) and his partner Penelope Cruz (2013).
71 1st San Sebastian An International Film Festival will run in September 22-30.