The 75th Locarno Film Festival ended over the weekend, and the audience selected Last Dance by Delphine Lehericey for the Prix du Public.
Locarno Film Festival
NAME OF FESTIVAL: Locarno Film Festival
WHERE: Locarno, Switzerland
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
Thousands of film fans and industry professionals meet at the Locarno Film Festival every summer to share their thirst for new discoveries and a passion for cinema in all its diversity.
In Locarno they find a quality program, rich, eclectic, surprising, and where emerging talent rubs shoulders with prestigious guests.
The controversial Brazilian film Rule 34 (Regra 34) by Julia Murat was awarded the Pardo d’oro at the 75th Locarno Film Festival.
Actress Daisy Edgar-Jones will receive the Leopard Club Award at the Locarno Film Festival along with a screening of Where the Crawdads Sing.
Aaron Taylor-Johnson will receive the Excellence Award Davide Campari at Locarno Film Festival.
Locarno Film Festival celebrates its 75th anniversary from August 3 through 13, 2022 and unveiled the lineup of films.
Actor Matt Dillon will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at Locarno Film Festival.
Jason Blum of Blumhouse Productions will be honored with the award for Best Independent Producer at Locarno Film Festival.
Director Costa-Gavras will be honored with the Pardo alla carriera Ascona-Locarno achievement award at Locarno Film Festival.
Delta from Italian director Michele Vannucci, starring Alessandro Borghi and Luigi Lo Cascio will world premiere at Locarno Film Festival
The Locarno Film Festival will honor U.S. composer, visual artist and filmmaker Laurie Anderson with the Vision Award Ticinomoda.
First Cow director Kelly Reichardt will receive the Pardo d’onore Manor award at the 2022 Locarno Film Festival.
Vengeance is Mine, All Others Pay Cash by Indonesian director Edwin was awarded the Grand Prize at the 2021 Locarno Film Festival.