ROME — Members of the competition jury at the 47th San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival (Sept. 16-25) will include bestselling Mexican author Laura Esquivel (“Like Water for Chocolate”) and idiosyncratic Yugoslavian director Dusan Makavejev, best known for his films “W.R.: Mysteries of the Organism” and “Montenegro.”
Also serving on the jury will be Belgium-based French director Marion Hansel, Spanish producer-director Gerardo Herrero, Italian actress Anna Galiena and British producer Mark Shivas. This year’s jury president is veteran French director Bertrand Tavernier.