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PH shines in Locarno Open Doors

The Manila Times — 16.08.2020

The columnist with National Artist for Film Kidlat Tahimik at the 2018
Film Ambassadors’ Night of the Film Development Council of the Philippines.

The Locarno International Film Festival in Switzerland is one of the oldest A-list film festivals in the world. In its 73rd year, Locarno carried on with its tradition of being a prestigious platform of auteur cinema by featuring yet another quality out-of-the-box program of arthouse films.

It’s the first time that Locarno was held online, and it has successfully reinvented itself through the innovative “Locarno 2020 – For the Future of Films.” The Locarno, which took place from August 5 to 15, continued to weave cinema magic by holding screenings and panel discussions virtually.

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