Leos Carax

An Nai with her best actress award forWhen Night Falls.Photo: Reuters

Locarno a festival on cusp of greatness

For 11 days every year the Swiss city of Locarno dons a yellow and black leopard costume and transforms into a roaring metropolis of cinema. For the 65th year of the Locarno Film Festival, another layer has been added - one that symbolises ambition.