22.07.16 Mentre #laRotonda è in fase di allestimento, c’è già chi prevede di venire a #Locarno69! John Pardo vi dice qualcosa? Un fantomatico festivaliero dallo strano cappello e dall’attitudine rilassata. John Pardo chi? Caffè?
24.07.16 Domani si parte! La valigia è fatta, i fiori li annaffierà la vicina (“ogni due giorni altrimenti affogano” dice John), al gatto ci penserà invece il vicino di sotto e il gas l’ha chiuso. Ma come ci arriva John Pardo a #Locarno69? John Pardo chi? Treno? #laRotonda
25.07.16 With his suitcase, suncream and his peculiar hat, our easy-going moviegoer has finally arrived in town… A few days earlier but ready for #Locarno69! John Pardo is in town! #laRotonda
26.07.16 The calm before the Festival! John Pardo knows his stuffs and he knows it well. A little walk on the lakefront and it feels like a holiday! #Locarno69! John Pardo? Who? Lake? #laRotonda
28.07.16 From Piazza Grande to #laRotonda, it’s only about 300 meters…today, John Pardo took advantage of the good weather of Locarno to take a little walk in the city and discover the locations of #Locarno69!
30.07.16 In the beautiful Locarno’s Piazza Grande, John Pardo takes a break, sipping a coffe and leafing through the Festival del film Locarno Guide. Leopard suggestions to live #Locarno69 to the fullest! John Pardo, who? Coffe? #laRotonda
From John Pardo’s intimate and very personal diary of John Pardo: a typical day before #Locarno69! Ah, la dolce vita! #laRotonda
Yesterday, #laRotonda opened its doors! Today, John Pardo went there to take an aperitivo! Join him there, maybe you might see him around! John Pardo who? #SwissParty?
For the Future of Films is the 2020 edition of the Locarno Film Festival. This special edition, designed to be a "year zero", gathering films and viewers in the great digital Piazza that is the world wide web. The audience will connect
from all over the world to discover the premieres of today and support the films of tomorrow. The future begins now, and Locarno will always be on the side of cinema.
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The Locarno Film Festival without film? Impossible. Locarno 2020 will consist of
screenings, VOD platforms, short films, journeys into the history of cinema and, via Open Doors, glimpses into films yet to come. Like every year, but like never before, Locarno will be cinema.
Locarno 2020 is
This year Locarno, the summer capital of auteur cinema, will be a virtual meeting
for the film industry. The Festival will continue to carry out its mission of supporting independent film by showcasing new projects from the South-East that aim to forge new connections and inspire fresh discourse.
Locarno 2020 is
The Locarno Film Festival is and remains a family, even from afar. Free from the restrictions of space and time, Locarno 2020 will host online masterclasses, Q&As,
conversations, stories and experiences. Locarno is staying connected, no matter what.
Locarno 2020 is
Like never before, Locarno will look to the future with The Films After Tomorrow, a competition focusing on films that were disrupted by the lockdown this year. Also essential to our focus on the future are the shorts in the Pardi di domani competition, as well as Open Doors, which have been supporting filmmaking in emerging countries for 18 years.