film festival

Locarno Film Festival

Upcoming Dates: 8/3/2022 - 8/13/2022


Throughout its 73-year history, the Locarno Film Festival has occupied a unique position in the landscape of the major film festivals. Every August, for eleven days the Swiss-Italian town of Locarno, right in the heart of Europe, becomes the world capital of auteur cinema.Founded in 1946, it is one of the longest-running film festivals, and is also known for being a prestigious platform for art house films.

Previous Dates: 8/5/2020 - 8/15/2020