The Locarno Film Festival will honor U.S. composer, visual artist and filmmaker Laurie Anderson with the Vision Award Ticinomoda.
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.
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.
“As a skilled, very personal actress who carefully manages her presence and her performing choices, Kasia Smutniak’s talent is plain to all.”
The 2021 Locarno Film Festival will premiere Charlotte Colbert’s debut thriller She Will, and 100 Minutes by Russian director Gleb Panfilov.
Locarno Film Festival 2021 Announces Complete Lineup with Jennifer Hudson, Josh Hartnett, Ryan Reynolds and More
Locarno Film Festival announced the lineup for the 74th edition of the festival set to run August 4 through 14, 2021.
Beckett, the Netflix thriller starring John David Washington, Boyd Holbrook, and Alicia Vikander will open the 2021 Locarno Film Festival
Director, screenwriter, and actor John Landis will receive the Pardo d’onore Manor award at the Locarno Film Festival.
French actress Laetitia Casta will receive the 2021 Excellence Award Davide Campari at the Locarno Film Festival.
The Retrospective of the 74th Locarno Film Festival will be dedicated to Italian director Alberto Lattuada.
Female Directed Films – Lucrecia Marte’s CHOCOBAR and Marí Alessandrini’s ZAHORI Win Top Prizes at Locarno 2020
Films by female filmmakers – Zahoríwon by Marí Alessandrini and Chocobar by Lucrecia Martel, won the top awards at Locarno 2020.
Locarno 2020 – For the Future of Films will open with First Cow, the latest film from Kelly Reichardt, who will also be one of jurors.