Locarno Film Festival


Throughout its 68 years history, the FF Locarno 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.

Golden Leopard for Best Film, Leopard for Best Actor (Jae-Young Jung), Special Mention Ecumenical Prize - RIGHT NOW, WRONG THEN Special Jury Prize, Special Mention Best Cinematography (Shai Goldman), FICC / IFFS Don Quijote Prize - TIKKUN Leopard for Best Director (Andrzej Zulawski) - COSMOS
Leopard for Best Actress (Tanaka Sachie, Kikuchi Hazuki, Mihara Maiko, Kawamura Rira), Special Mention for the Script - HAPPY HOUR
Special Mention Ecumenical Prize, 1st Junior Jury Prize - LOST AND BEAUTIFUL
2nd Junior Jury Prize
3rd Junior Jury Prize - WONDERLAND
"Environment is quality of life" Prize - ENTERTAINMENT

Special Ciné+ Jury Prize - DEAD SLOW AHEAD
Junior Jury Prize - OLMO & THE SEAGULL
Best Emerging Director (Lu Bian Ye Can), Special Mention for First Feature - KAILI BLUES

Golden Leopard for Best Short (International Competition), Film und Video Untertitelung Award - FATHER Golden Leopard for Best Short (National Competition) - THE BIG DAM
Silver Leopard (International Competition) - IMPRESSION OF A WAR
Special Jury Mention - NEW LIFE Best Swiss Newcomer Award - BLAZING MOUNTS Nomination for the European Film Awards - SON OF THE WOLF
Junior Jury Prize for Best International Short Film - DEAR DIRECTOR Junior Jury Special Mention - HOUSE ARREST

Zonta Club Locarno Award - CALL ME MARIANNA