These are the shores of auteur cinema, be it Lake Maggiore or Ontario. From September 5 to 15, the Locarno Film Festival will unveil itself again at the Toronto International Film Festival. Among the hundreds of works featured at the new edition of the Canadian festival, seventeen originated at Locarno72: the Pardo d'oro Vitalina Varela by Pedro Costa, the unforgettable faces of Vitalina Varela (Pardo for Best Actress) and Regis Myrupu (Pardo for Best Actor), and Instinct by Halina Reijn (Variety Piazza Grande Award and Special Mention). Also featured, the Piazza Grande of Kurosawa, the Concorso internazionale of Zaïmeche and Fukada, the Cineasti del presente of Reynicke, Urazbayeva and Ferhani, the Fuori concorso of Lanthimos and Pereda & Rodriguez, the Moving Ahead of Baudelaire, Çevik, Solondz e Rivers & Suwichakornpong, and the Pardi di domani of Kater e Linder. These are seventeen titles from the various sections of the Locarno Film Festival, which will now be part of the line-up of the Toronto International Film Festival.
Here is the full list of the films that will make the trip to Canada.
CINEASTI DEL PRESENTE
PARDI DI DOMANI
Open Doors Alumni selected at the Toronto International Film Festival