One of the most anticipated film festivals around Europe, the 69th Locarno Film Festival will take place from the 3rd – 13th of August, in Locarno, Switzerland. The short films at this festival are in the Pardi di domani section, which is collects international and Swiss short films together. Take a look at this year’s selection of shorts:

International selection:

A liña política

Santos Díaz: A liña política

A liña política
Director: Santos Díaz
Spain · 2015 · DCP · Color · 22′ · o.v.Galician

Alepou
Director: Jacqueline Lentzou
Greece · 2016 · DCP · Color · 28′ · o.v.Greek

An Aviation Field
Director: Joana Pimenta
USA, Portugal, Brazil · 2016 · DCP · Color · 14′ · o.v.Portuguese

Apartament interbelic, în zona superbă, ultra-centrală
Director: Sebastian Mihăilescu
Romania · 2016 · DCP · Color · 18′ · o.v.Romanian

Au loin, Baltimore
Director: Lola Quivoron
France · 2016 · DCP · Color · 25′ · o.v.French

Cilaos
Director: Camilo Restrepo
France · 2016 · DCP · Color · 12′ · o.v.Reunionese Creole

Clan
Director: Stefanie Kolk
Netherlands · 2016 · DCP · Color · 22′ · o.v.Dutch

Deep Blue
Director: Joe Nankin
USA · 2016 · DCP · Color · 15′ · o.v.English

Dgis bolomde
Director: Anna Sarukhanova
Georgia · 2016 · DCP · Color · 15′ · o.v.Georgian

Each to Their Own
Director: Maria Ines Manchego
New Zealand · 2016 · DCP · Color · 19′ · o.v.English

Estilhaços
Director: José Miguel Ribeiro
Portugal · 2016 · DCP · Color · 18′ · o.v.Portuguese

Etage X
Director: Francy Fabritz
Germany · 2016 · DCP · Color · 14′ · o.v.German

Hold Me (Ca Caw Ca Caw)
Director: Renee Zhan
USA · 2016 · DCP · Color and Black and White · 11′ · o.v.no dialogue

Kommittén
Directors: Gunhild Enger , Jenni Toivoniemi
Sweden, Norway, Finland · 2016 · DCP · Color · 14′ · o.v.English/Swedish/Norwegian/Finnish

L’Immense Retour (Romance)
Director: Manon Coubia
Belgium, France · 2016 · DCP · Color · 14′ · o.v.French

Las vísceras
Director: Elena López Riera
Spain, France · 2016 · DCP · Color · 15′ · o.v.Spanish

Manodopera
Director: Loukianos Moshonas
France, Greece · 2016 · DCP · Color · 26′ · o.v.Greek/Albanian

Non Castus
Director: Andrea Castillo
Chile · 2016 · DCP · Color · 21′ · o.v.Spanish

Nuestra amiga la luna
Director: Velasco Broca
Spain · 2016 · DCP · Black and White · 15′ · o.v.English/ Spanish

On the Ropes
Director: Manon Nammour
Lebanon · 2016 · DCP · Color · 17′ · o.v.Lebanese Arabic

Que vive l’Empereur
Director: Aude Léa Rapin
France · 2016 · DCP · Color · 26′ · o.v.French

Rhapsody
Director: Constance Meyer
France · 2015 · DCP · Color · 16′ · o.v.French

Setembro
Director: Leonor Noivo
Portugal, Bulgaria · 2016 · DCP · Color · 33′ · o.v.Portuguese

Sredi cheornyh voln
Director: Anna Budanova
Russia · 2016 · DCP · Color · 11′ · o.v.No dialogue

Tranzicija
Director: Milica Tomovic
Serbia · 2016 · DCP · Color · 22′ · o.v.Serbian

Umpire
Director: Leonardo Van Dijl
Belgium · 2015 · DCP · Color · 16′ · o.v.Dutch/French

Valparaiso
Director: Carlo Sironi
Italy · 2016 · DCP · Color · 20′ · o.v.Italian/Spanish

À Noite Fazem-se Amigos
Director: Rita Barbosa
Portugal · 2016 · DCP · Color · 24′ · o.v.Portuguese

Swiss competition:

Cabane

Simon Guélat: Cabane

Cabane
Director: Simon Guélat
France · 2016 · DCP · Color · 26′ · o.v.French

Côté cour
Director: Lora Mure-Ravaud
Switzerland · 2016 · DCP · Color · 13′ · o.v.French

Die Brücke über den Fluss
Director: Jadwiga Kowalska
Switzerland · 2016 · DCP · Color and Black and White · 6′ · o.v.no dialogue

Digital Immigrants
Directors: Norbert Kottmann , Dennis Stauffer
Switzerland · 2016 · DCP · Color · 21′ · o.v.Swiss German

Dormiente
Director: Tommaso Donati
Switzerland · 2016 · DCP · Color · 18′ · o.v.no dialogue

Genesis
Director: Lucien Monot
Switzerland · 2016 · DCP · Color and Black and White · 17′ · o.v.French

Iceberg
Director: Mathieu Z’Graggen
France · 2016 · DCP · Color · 37′ · o.v.French

La Femme et le TGV
Director: Timo von Gunten
Switzerland · 2016 · DCP · Color · 30′ · o.v.French

La Leçon
Director: Tristan Aymon
Switzerland · 2016 · DCP · Color · 15′ · o.v.French

La Sève
Director: Manon Goupil
Switzerland · 2016 · DCP · Color · 13′ · o.v.French

Les Dauphines
Director: Juliette Klinke
Belgium · 2016 · DCP · Color · 13′ · o.v.French

Lost Exile
Director: Fisnik Maxhuni
Switzerland · 2016 · DCP · Color · 29′ · o.v.Albanian/English/Serbian

Artwork, stills and titles from the the official site of Locarno Film Festival.