Locarno Festival

  • Switzerland
  • 71th edition

1 - 11 August 2018

Throughout its history, the Locarno Festival has occupied a unique position in the landscape of the major film festivals. Every August, around 160,000 cinema-goers, 1,000 journalists and 3,000 professionals converge on the small Swiss-Italian town of Locarno, right in the heart of Europe.

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Pardino d’oro for Best International Short Film (SRG SSR Award) - CASTLE TO CASTLE
Pardino d’oro for the Best Swiss Short Film (Premio Swiss Life) - THOSE WHO DESIRE
Pardino d’argento for International Competition - HEART OF HUNGER
Pardino d’argento Swiss Life for National Competition - ABIGAÏL
Best Direction Prize - THE LABYRINTH
Medien Patent Verwaltung AG Award - I'M GOING OUT FOR CIGARETTES
Best Swiss Newcomer Award - STONE AGE