News from the Locarno Festival

The fourth edition of
L'immagine e la parola starts today

"Pour en finir avec le cinéma" – Blutch



The Festival del film Locarno’s spring event kicks off today and will focus on the vibrant and multi-faceted galaxy of the Graphic novel. With two of the leading artists of comics and graphic narration, Blutch and Lorenzo Mattotti, the Festival has draw up a special four days program of screenings and discussions to explore their universe, which is inspired by the iconic impact of cinema in the collective imagination.

The event is inaugurated at 8.30 pm at the Teatro Kursaal with the screening of The Wind: Victor Sjöström’s visionary silent masterpiece, made just as the era of the talkies began, will be accompanied by live music specially provided by the trio of Iokoi, Dadaglobal & Steve Buchanan.

The program of Thursday, March 10th 

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