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Under the Stars: The Locarno Film Festival *

The international film festival that takes place every year in August in Locarno, Switzerland, attracts thousands of actors, filmmakers, journalists, and movie fans.

Under the Stars: The Locarno Film Festival
Every August since 1946, the small resort town of Locarno, Switzerland, has hosted a movie festival. Now a ten-day event that precedes the more well-known affair in Cannes, the Locarno International Film Festival attracts filmmakers, actors, cinema professionals, more than a thousand journalists (including TV crews), and movie fans from all over the world. The population (15,000) of this provincial, Italian-speaking town literally swells some tenfold during the festivities. ...

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