• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

Locarno Film Festival

Latest News

  1. Locarno Film Festival Unveils Competition Lineup

    3:55 am 7/17/2013

    The 20-film competition lineup features 18 world premieres and represents 16 countries, while the Piazza Grande selections run from blockbusters to art house films.Read more

    • 0
  2. Locarno Fest to Pay Tribute to Special Effects Icon Douglas Trumbull

    9:41 am 6/27/2013

    The Swiss festival will screen three of his films: "2001: A Space Odyssey," "Close Encounters" and "Silent Running."Read more

    • 0
  3. Europa Cinemas Label to be Awarded at Locarno Fest

    8:21 am 5/17/2013

    The label helps promote the best European films from the "discovery" sections in key European film festivals, including Locarno starting this year. Read more

    • 0
  4. German Director Peter Sehr Dies of Cancer

    1:17 pm 5/10/2013

    Sehr's filmography included “Love the Hard Way” starring Adrien Brody and “Obsession” with Daniel Craig. Read more

    • 0
  5. Locarno Fest Unveils Lineup for New 'Images and Words' Spinoff Event

    4:31 am 2/21/2013

    The inaugural edition will take place March 24 to 27, with Russian auteur Alexander Sokurov on hand as the main guest.Read more

    • 0
  6. Locarno's Open Doors to Focus on South Caucasus in 2013

    11:52 am 11/27/2012

    The program focused on projects from French-speaking sub-Saharan Africa in its 2012 edition.Read more

    • 0
  7. Locarno's Chatrian On His New Job, the Fest's Need for Continuity, and His Taste For 'Back to the Future' (Q&A)

    6:51 am 11/6/2012

    Chatrian, 41, was plucked from his behind-the-scenes role as a programer in September. He will now lead one of the world's most storied festivals.Read more

    • 0
  8. Locarno to Pay Tribute to 'My Fair Lady' Director George Cukor at 2013 Festival

    2:39 am 11/5/2012

    The festival, now under the artistic direction of Carlo Chatrian, also named its new programming team.Read more

    • 0
  9. Locarno's Carte Blanche to Focus on Chile in 2013

    6:42 am 10/5/2012

    Carte Blanche features a top prize of nearly $11,000, plus meetings between producers and buyers, festival programers, and other industry figures.Read more

    • 0
  10. Toronto 2012: First Run Features Buys U.S. Rights to Peter Mettler's 'The End of Time'

    10:58 am 9/13/2012

    The Canadian filmmaker's latest movie is the third in a trilogy that started with "Picture of Light" and was followed by "Gambling, Gods & LSD."Read more

    • 0
Syndicate content