Locarno Film Festival


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.

Pardo d'oro, Best Actress (Irena Ivanova) - GODLESS
Special Jury Prize - SCARRED HEARTS
Best Actor (Andrzej Seweryn) - THE LAST FAMILY Special Jury Mention - MISTER UNIVERSO

Best Emerging Director - DESTRUCTION BABIES
Special Jury Prize - THE CHALLENGE
Special Mention - DARK SKULL
Prize for Best First Feature - THE FUTURE PERFECT
Swatch Art Peace Hotel Award - STILL LIFE

Golden Leopard (International Competition) - THE FULLNESS OF TIME (ROMANCE) Golden Leopard (National Competition) - THE BRIDGE OVER THE RIVER Silver Leopard (International Competition) - CILAOS Silver Leopard (National Competition) - GENESIS Best Swiss Newcomer (National Competition) - LA SÈVE Film und Video Untertitelung - VALPARAISO Special Mention - NON CASTUS

SRG SSR Prize (Semaine de la Critiqe) - COMMUNION