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Locarno Film Festival cancels Blake Edwards retrospective

Retrospective replaced by strand dedicated to international black film.

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New Locarno artistic director gives first glimpse of her vision for the festival

Lili Hinstin said she wants to programme more UK films, short films and youth-oriented films.

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Locarno Film Festival announces new selection committee

New artistic director Lili Hinstin leads the committee.

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Sony Pictures Classics picks up Hungarian animation 'Ruben Brandt, Collector'

Film played Locarno, Sarajevo. Distributor plans 2019 release and awards run.

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Lili Hinstin named new Locarno Film Festival chief

Hinstin had been artistic director of the Entrevues Belfort - Festival International du Film in France.


Locarno's top prize goes to Singapore's 'A Land Imagined'

The 71st edition of the Swiss film festival closed with the awards ceremony on August 11.

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Diversity and data can help save theatrical business, say experts

Diana Elbaum, Matthijs Wouter Knol and Franklin Leonard debated the future of cinema at Locarno’s StepIn event.

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Locarno 2018 reveals winners of Open Doors prizes

‘The Women’ by Myanmar’s The Maw Naing wins the top prize of €30,300.

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Locarno's Nadia Dresti to head Ticino Film Commission

Dresti will split her time with her role running Locarno Pro.

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'The Florida Project' director Sean Baker hoping to make two films back-to-back

Director aims to start shooting new projects next year.

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Locarno Special Edition 2018

Browse the digital edition of Screen’s Locarno film festival supplement.


First trailer for Bálint Kenyeres' Locarno premiere 'Hier' (exclusive)

Film stars 4 Months, 3 Weeks And 2 Days actor Vlad Ivanov.


First trailer for Richard Billingham's 'Ray & Liz' (exclusive)

The film stars Justin Salinger and Ella Smith.


Locarno Festival 2018 line-up revealed

New films from Hong Sangsoo, Abbas Fahdel, Radu Muntean in competition.


Hotel By The River

'Hotel By The River': Locarno Review

Dir/Scr Hong Sang-soo. South Korea. 2018. 96mins


'M.': Locarno Review

A strong documentary of abuse and survival in a closed community in Israel

What Doesn't Kill Us

'What Doesn't Kill Us': Locarno Review

German crowdpleaser by Sandra Nettelbeck premiered at Locarno’s Piazza Grande

A Land Imagined

'A Land Imagined': Locarno Review

A detective searches for a missing migrant worker in Singapore

Too Late To Die Young

'Too Late To Die Young': Locarno Review

A slow summer in post-Pinochet Chile