Lights, Camera, Action: The 27th Edition of the Málaga Film Festival

The Costa del Sol is preparing to host one of the year's most special events: the Film Festival.

Málaga, the capital of the Costa del Sol, is not just celebrated for its sun-soaked beaches and delectable cuisine but also for hosting one of the most significant film festivals in Spain.

This year, the Málaga Film Festival reaches its twenty-seventh edition, continuing to support Spanish cinema by showcasing the best documentaries and short films. The festival will run from March 1 to March 10.

Below, we offer a wide range of activities to fully enjoy the Film Festival and immerse yourself in the unique atmosphere that takes over the city.

Continue reading!

Here are the best activities to fully enjoy the Málaga Film Festival.

To make the most of the twenty-seventh edition of the Málaga Film Festival, consider these activities for an exceptional experience.

Spotlight on the Red Carpet and Photocall

The festival brings the streets to life with exhibitions, live music, and the chance to mingle with filmmakers, actors, and cinema enthusiasts from around the globe.

The famous Larios Street transforms with a grand red carpet. Traditionally, its walkway becomes a showcase of posters, featuring everything from the celebrities attending the event to the major films being presented.

It's also important to highlight that the fashion and glamour hub during the festival is located in front of the renowned Cervantes Theater. This is where the most attended runway and photocall by film stars are set up, making it the ultimate gathering spot for the industry's luminaries.

Foto 3 festival

Cinema in All Its Forms: Complementary Activities

The Málaga Film Festival extends beyond the big screen to offer a wide array of complementary activities designed to enhance the attendee experience.

Everything from special screenings and "5 Minutes of Cinema" to cine forums, masterclasses, exhibitions, book presentations, concerts, charity initiatives, and much more will be featured in this edition. The festival's organization will soon release all the details on its website.

Another highlight of attending the Málaga Film Festival is the chance to explore the city's historic center and port, as well as to enjoy the culture and art on offer through its many museums, such as the Picasso Museum or the Thyssen Museum.

Foto 2 festival

Don't miss these culturally rich and artistic days!

Cinematic Tastes: Where to Eat During the Festival?

Attending this cinematic event also presents the perfect opportunity to indulge in the city's culinary offerings. Looking for the best dining spots in the historic center? Here are some recommendations.

Casa Lola, with various locations around the area, offers an excellent selection of tapas, Including irresistible patatas bravas, mini beef burgers, and croquettes.

El Cortijo de Pepe, located in Plaza de la Merced, provides an authentic Andalusian tavern atmosphere, With a wide variety of grilled dishes, montaditos, and fried fish.

For an exceptional dining experience, El Pimpi is a must-visit (if you haven't already). It features a selection of local products, unique wines, and stunning views of the Alcazaba and Roman Theater.

Zury, another noteworthy tavern, Boasts an extensive menu of high-quality offerings to satisfy any palate.

Visit the Málaga Film Festival... Entertainment guaranteed!

The Málaga Film Festival offers far more than just cinema. It's a fantastic opportunity to immerse yourself in the city's vibrant culture and the art of filmmaking, and of course, to savor the local cuisine, creating unforgettable experiences.

Don't miss the chance to discover and enjoy all that the Málaga Film Festival has to offer! Entertainment guaranteed!Discover Malaga


Search in our blog

  • There are no suggestions because the search field is empty.

All about the Costa del Sol in your inbox

Submit your email address and receive exclusive information and great offers about the Costa del Sol.


Nueva llamada a la acción

Related posts