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17 August 2015 à 10:47

French films receive awards at the Locarno Film Festival

Five French (co)productions were awarded at the 68th Locarno International Film Festival, which closed Saturday August 15.

Korean director Hong Sang-soo won the Golden Leopard for Best Film with Right Now, Wrong Then, at the prestigious Swiss film festival, which celebrated its sixty-eighth edition this year. 

Several French films or coproductions received awards.

In the Leopards of Tomorrow section

  • Silver Leopard SRG SSR (International Competition): Impression of a War by Camilo Restrepo (France, Colombia) - short film
  • Locarno nomination for the European Film Awards - Premio Pianifica: Fils du loup by Lola Quivoron - short film

In the National Competition section

  • Swiss Life Silver Leopard: D'ombres et d'ailes by Elice Meng & Eleonora Marinoni (Switzerland, France) - short film

The full awards list can be found here.



Author : Communications

Latest update : 31 August 2015 à 10:47 CEST

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Locarno International Film Festival - 2015

Type : Feature film and short film festival

Theme : International festival

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