Locarno Film Festival

Hosted in a small town in the middle of Europe and the filmmaking world. Over the course of its 72-year history, the Locarno Film Festival has turned its host town into the eye and stage of international auteur cinema. For 11 days, in the month of August, the shores of Lake Maggiore become the home and screen of the film industry. The 73rd Locarno Film Festival takes place 5-15 August, 2020.