Sunday, July 29, 2018

The Italian Selection of the 71st Locarno Film Festival

Leonardo Guerra Seràgnoli's LikeMeBack 
Switzerland's Locarno Film Festival, with its signature outdoor venue, has always been a sure spot for Italian cinema, and a huge supporter of new talent. The 71st edition is no different. Check out this great lineup of contemporary Italian films.

(S)WORDS by Federico Di Corato: Pardi di domani: Concorso internazionale
DULCINEA by Luca Ferri: Signs of Life
THE GUEST by Duccio Chiarini: Piazza Grande
JUST LIKE MY SON by Costanza Quatriglio: Fuori Concorso
LIKEMEBACK by Leonardo Guerra Seràgnoli: Concorso Cineasti del presente
MENOCCHIO by Alberto Fasulo: Concorso internazionale
MY BELOVED ENEMY by Denis Rabaglia: Piazza Grande
MY HOME, IN LIBYA by Martina Melilli: Fuori Concorso
ORA E SEMPRE RIPRENDIAMOCI LA VITA by Silvano Agosti: Fuori Concorso

The first edition of the Locarno Film Festival opened on August 23, 1946 with a screening of Giacomo Gentilomo's Sole Mio. The 2018 edition will carry on that dedication to Italian cinema beginning Wednesday and running through August 11. Click here for more information. 

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