Open Doors 2017: South Asia (Year 2)

The Open Doors 2016 participants




Open Doors started in 2016 its exploration of 8 countries in South Asia: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

Open Doors is composed of three main activties that take place during the Locarno Festival: Open Doors Hub, Open Doors Lab and Open Doors Screenings. 



Open Doors Hub
(2-8 August 2017)

The 8 projects selected for the Open Doors Hub 2017: 

(Download the full dossier here and find the awarded projects of the Open Doors Hub here)



Open Doors Lab
(2-8 August 2017)

In 2017 the Open Doors Lab hosted 8 producers from Afghanistan, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, as well as two special observers from Bhutan and Myanmar.

Selected Participants


Open Doors Screenings
2 - 12 August 2017

The Open Doors Screenings presented 22 shorts and feature-films from Afghanistan, Pakistan and Sri Lanka to the Locarno Festival public. 

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