Locarno Special

Print run 90’000 copies

English, Italian, German and French

Italian, German and French versions are available at K-Kiosks and Press&Books throughout Switzerland, at the venues of the event and on the Festival’s website. The English version is distributed at Swiss lounges in Zurich and in other cultural institutions aimed at an international audience.

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A foretaste of the edition and other opportunities offered by the region to better prepare one's stay in Locarno: the Locarno Special reaches a wide audience and features interviews with incoming guests, tips on the most exciting side activities to take part in during the Festival and a preview of the main events for the audience. 


(CHF, excl. VAT)
Half page (260 x 173 mm) 10’000.–
1/4 page (123 x 173 mm) 6’000.–

Any advertising space purchased for the print version will automatically be published in the digital version of the publication.

Advertisement eligibility will be determined by the Festival on the basis of exclusivity agreements with its official partners.


Advertising submission deadline 1 June 2024.

  • Format: 290 x 390 mm
  • Paper: 60 gr white, 4 color print (CMYK)
  • Print: early June
  • Pages: up to 16 pages

Marketing team
t +41 91 756 21 21

Locarno Film Festival
Via Franchino Rusca 1,
6600 Locarno, CH – Switzerland
t +41 91 756 21 21