Locarno in Seoul

Press release, 28.09.2021

From 21 October to 7 November 2021, the festival “Locarno in Seoul” will screen 18 films that were awarded throughout the 74-year history of this famous platform for art house films. 

Locarno in Seoul
Locarno in Seoul © Rojotype

Date: 21.10 – 7.11.2021

Venue: Seoul Art Cinema (13 Donhwamun-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul)

A thirst for new discoveries and passion for cinema is shared by film lovers in Switzerland and Korea For the first time, the Embassy of Switzerland in Seoul, jointly with the Korean Association of Cinematheques, brings the Locarno Film Festival, the icon of international cinema in Switzerland, to Korea! From 21 October to 7 November 2021, the festival “Locarno in Seoul” will screen 18 films that were awarded throughout the 74-year history of this famous platform for art house films. The audience will be invited to nine international, five Swiss and four Korean films screened at the Seoul Art Cinema.