Locarno International Film Festival

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Cat-In-The-Wall

Locarno premiere ‘Cat In The Wall’ sells to Spain (exclusive)

Vesela Kazakova and Mina Mileva’s drama also played in Competition at Sarajevo.

VITALINA VARELA

Locarno Film Festival 2019 winners revealed

The Golden Leopard goes to Portugal for Pedro Costa’s Vitalina Varela.

'The Nest'

‘The Nest’: Locarno Review

Gothic horror from Italy serves up a last-minute shocker

O Film Do Mondo

‘O Fim Do Mundo’: Locarno Review

Basil Da Cunha’s impressive second feature is set in the slowly gentrifying Reboleira district of Lisbon

DAYS OF THE BAGNOLD SUMMER

‘Days Of The Bagnold Summer’: Locarno Review

Inbetweeners star Simon Bird delivers an unexpectedly gentle portrait of a mother and her son with his directorial debut

Technoboss

‘Technoboss’: Locarno Review

A highly idiosyncratic comedy/musical that might just achieve cult status

A Voluntary Year

‘A Voluntary Year’: Locarno Review

A German father-daughter comedy/drama which calls to mind ‘Toni Erdmann’