In collaboration with the Marbella Town Hall, the Marbella Casino, Target Events and the H10 Andalucia Plaza Hotel, the Marbella International Film Festival held a week long screening of films from its past festivals in open air cinema at Plaza Antonio Banderas in Puerto Banus, with audiences apprising the outstanding films presented.
The films shown were a mixture of shorts, animation, documentaries and full length, from the UK, Spain, USA, Italy, Iran, India, Ireland, Russiaand many other countries.
It was the first time the festival has held outdoor screening in Marbella, as part of its world tour, and which for many spectators it became a nightly event during the week long evening shows.
It is anticipated that due to this successful collaboration, the open air screening by Marbella International Film Festival , will now become an annual event during the August, bringing cultural evenings free of charge to Puerto Banus and its visitors.
The summer program has been an anticipation of the 5th edition of the Marbella International Film Festival which will be held Oct. 15-17 at the Hotel H10 Andalucia Plaza. Screening over 40 films from the international cinema in competition, with many films premiering in Marbella, along with return of the much publicised “24 hour Film Challenge” open to all interested filmmakers and many fringe activities.
The inaugural red carpet party at the Casino on 15th October was attended by celebrities and film makers from all over the world and the Awards ceremony gala Dinner brought the festival to end on 17th October.