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FEST | New Directors New Films Festival

FEST presents a selection of feature and short films and an extensive industry program that includes masterclasses, workshops, debates, roundtables, case studies and an event focused on pitching and co-productions.

 Guests from previous editions include Asghar Farhadi, Béla Tarr, Fernando Trueba, Melissa Leo, Martin Walsh, Joe Walker, Ed Lachman, Tom Stern, Finola Dwyer, Allan Starski, Eugenio Caballero, Iain Smith, David Macmillan, to name a few.

 The 17th edition of FEST takes place from 4th to 11th October 2021 in Espinho.

 ESAP and @FESTNewDirectorsNewFilmsFestival are partners! To take advantage of special discounts when purchasing FEST accreditations (October 4-11, 2021, in Espinho, Portugal), please contact:

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