The seventh edition of Primavera Locarnese is dedicated to the boundless riches of literature and cinema.

The whole event is promoted by the Canton of Ticino’s Department of Education, Culture and Sport (DECS), the Monte Verità Foundation, the townships of Ascona and Locarno, the Organizzazione turistica Lago Maggiore e Valli, the Festival del film Locarno and the Associazione Eventi letterari Monte Verità.

L’immagine e la parola

29 – 31 | 3 | 2019

L’immagine e la parola, the Locarno Festival’s spring event, focuses on the relationship between the moving image and the written word. A week end of screenings, encounters, masterclasses and discussions, the events addresses to both general audience and film students, with a rich proposition of educational activities.

Directed by Lili Hinstin and curated by Daniela Persico.



L’immagine e la parola
Locarno Festival
Via Franchino Rusca 1
CH – 6600 Locarno

t. +41 91 756 21 21
f. +41 91 756 21 49

Eventi Letterari Monte Verità

11 – 14 | 4 | 2019

Eventi letterari Monte Verità: Standing on the shoulders of giants

A literature festival organized by the Associazione Eventi letterari Monte Verità. The seventh edition will propose readings, meetings, conversations and discussions about the masters of literature, art and philosophy. Intellectuals, writers and artists of international standing will talk about their relationship with the great masters of the past that inspire them to look further, to face the future, to develop new thoughts and new literary works.



Associazione Eventi Letterari
Viale Papio 5
CH – 6612 Ascona

t. +41 79 811 75 56