SATURDAY, October 13th

10:00 h. / Day center
Spaghetti-western workshops with smartphone, by Nico Fernández

10:00 h. / Theatre / Official Short Film Section
RTVA Official Section (Andalusia) + School Training category (national) Length: 90′ approx.
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10:00 h. / Town Square
Donkey rides and horse-drawn carriages / Mechanical bull / Activities for children

12:00 h. / Theatre / Official Section 
(Christopher Karabache / France / 2018 / 93′)
*The director and the screenwriter will be present
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Fort Bravo Texas Hollywood

15:00 h. / Mexican church
Masterclass about Western Photography Direction, with the presence of Andrés Torres (DOP and president of AEC)
16:00 h. / Mexican church
Masterclass about distribution, by Ismael Martín

17:30 h. / Saloon / Retrospective Section
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18:00 h. / Saloon
“Andalucía Destino de Cine” Round table
With the presence of Piluca Querol (Andalusia Film Commission)

19:00 h.
Concert of Suso Díaz’s Band
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Composed of five members and led by Suso Díaz, it’s one of the promising young groups playing American music in Spain. They offer a repertoire that combines folk, country and rock with classic notes from the seventies and eighties and New Age. Influenced by North American singer-songwriters and also by American tradition, Suso and his band transmit their message in a clear and honest way.

21:00 h. / Theatre
Awards ceremony for the winners of the Official Section
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The closing ceremony will be presented by Álex O’Dogherty

Álex O’Dogherty is an artist, humorist, actor, presenter, standup comedian, monologist, musician, composer, master of ceremonies…, in short, a real showman.He has participated in series, films, plays, radio, television… and being the restless creator, he is, he has given free rein to his own creations.

To say Álex O’Dogherty is to say showtime.

Juanma Linde and Mar Vebzal´s performance

Juanma Linde is a musician, composer and producer and more precisely, a genius and musical virtuoso,since he has the virtue of turning everything he composes or does into brilliant pieces of music.

Mar Venzal is a versatile woman who works across different artistic disciplines, transmits emotion and thrills the audience through her performances with her deep and velvety voice.

Level Up

The Level up dance company, headed by the renowned and award-winning choreographer and dancer, Miguel Ángel Cruz, will perform a special choreographic number on stage at the Municipal Theatre of Tabernas, created specifically for the Closing Ceremony. The choreography combines modern dance with the Western, demonstrating that classic style is not incompatible with current rhythms.

23:00 h. / Glorieta
Closing concert: Javier Arnal & Vera Acacio
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This artist from Valladolid, after living out his younger and wildest years during the Movida Madrileña, unintentionally fell hopelessly in love with the Tabernas Desert and the Western culture.

Javier Arnal has a one-of-a-kind voice that is so profound and touches so deeply that is seems like he sings and speaks to you at the same time.


From October 9th to the 13th/ Hall Teatro
Exhibition: Carlo Simi: creations for Once Upon a Time in the West
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From September 21st to October 11th / Pubs and restaurants of Tabernas
“Ruta de la tapa” (Tapas route): “ÉRASE UNA VEZ… LA TAPA” (ONCE UPON A TIME… THE TAPA)
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To participate, get your brochure at participating restaurants or online (coming soon)
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From October 9th to the 13th/ José Bellver Square
BIERFEST Beer Festival
You will find a wide variety of beers and food from Germany, concerts and activities suitable for all the audiences.