Focus on Portuguese cinema
First Look is the Locarno Festival’s showcase for films in post-production. The eighth edition will run from 3 to 5 August, this year focusing on Portuguese filmmaking.
Locarno in Los Angeles
Following last year’s success, the Locarno Festival will again be in the limelight in Los Angeles, from 5 to 8 April 2018 at the Downtown Independent cinema. This second edition of Locarno in Los Angeles will host 18 premieres: 13 full-length features and 5 short films from Locarno70’s program.
The genius of Leo McCarey as seen by Carlo Chatrian
The Retrospective at this year’s Locarno Festival will be dedicated to Leo McCarey (1898 –1969). “McCarey’s output is wide-ranging, like an open universe”, claims Carlo Chatrian in his interview.