Tags » Locarno

Semaine du Goût: Marché Bio in Saignelégier

From September 17 to 27, Switzerland celebrates Semaine du goût (“Week of taste”) with myriad food-related activities taking place throughout the country. I attended one of these events last weekend in Saignelégier. 242 more words


Locarno In A Day

Continuing with my series on Switzerland, I had passed by Locarno previously when I was travelling to Milan during my stay in Switzerland. Reminding myself to see this city again, I found myself back here for a weekend visit. 445 more words

Beyond The Dot

Locarno 2015: 'I Remember Nothing' (Zia Anger, 2015)

With each new stage of sensations, a character’s face changes and the world shifts. Zia Anger’s I Remember Nothing is about a girl, a game and epilepsy. 525 more words

Staff Writers

The Swiss Family Carlson Journeys to Locarno and Lugano

As I mentioned in my last post (SFC Goes to Bellinzona) we also wanted to go to Locarno and Lugano. A lot of our friends who know about our quest to explore Switzerland and read the blog have recommended that we check out Locarno and Lugano as long as we are down in Bellinzona. 2,307 more words

The Swiss Family Carlson

Locarno 2015: ‘88:88’ (Isiah Medina, 2015)

As the first feature-length film from emerging experimental filmmaker Isiah Medina, 88:88 is a mathematical journey into the nature of being, addressing time as it slows downs or pauses. 553 more words

Staff Writers

The Swiss Family Carlson Explores Bellinzona!

Hot on the heels of returning from Scotland we all took a long weekend in the canton of Ticino.  This has ended up being a 2-part series. 1,565 more words

The Swiss Family Carlson

Raam Reddy’s debut feature, Thithi, wins two top awards at the prestigious Locarno International Film Festival

Raam Reddy’s directorial debut, Thithi, which premièred at Locarno International Film Festival has bagged two top awards –Pardo d’oro Cineasti Del Presente Premio Nescens”  (Golden Leopard, Filmmakers of the Present Competition) and “Swatch First Feature Award” for the best first feature in the entire festival. 472 more words

Indie & Fest