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Mariko Tetsuya awarded at the International Film Festival of Locarno

The Japanese director received an award for the Best Emerging Director at the Locarno International Film Festival 2016 that took place from August 3rd – 13th in Locarno (Switzerland). 168 more words


Moonlight over Ascona

Simply sharing this most beautiful moonlight over Ascona bay from last night


movie review: summertime

In one of the most resplendent scenes in Catherine Corsini’s Summertime, country girl Delphine (Izïa Higelin) pushes the Parisian radical-feminist Carole (Cécile de France) up against a wall in a cobblestoned alleyway, and begins to gently kiss her. 562 more words


Locarno Review - Journey of Hope

A Turkish family dreams of a better life in Switzerland – “the paradise beyond the mountain” – and pay to be illegally brought into the country. 390 more words


A little bit of Myanmar in Locarno

Spending days in the beautiful Ticino allows me to discover Switzerland’s South during summertime. It’s wonderful. There are plenty of things to do and see and a bit of… 404 more words


Israel's Relationship With Palestinian Filmmakers Sees Ups, Downs

Thriving in spite of rising conservative pressures, Israeli cinema is back at Locarno festival with Israeli and Palestinian projects, a year after facing widespread threats of a cultural boycott, proving that it still boasts a liberal industry. 903 more words

Markets & Festivals

LOCARNO: Scarred Hearts

Inimi cicatrizate (Scarred Hearts)

Romania, Germany · 2016 · DCP · Color · 141′ · o.v. Romanian
Romania, 1937. Emanuel, a 20-year-old young man, spends his days at a sanatorium on the Black Sea coast, suffering from bone tuberculosis.

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