Pledges

Locarno Film Festival

At SWAN’s initiative, Locarno Film Festival President Marco Solari and Vice President Carla Speziali gathered on August 5th during the 71st Locarno Festival to sign the Programming Pledge for Parity and Inclusion in Cinema Festivals for new commitments for parity and equality in the industry.

Locarno Festival is the second A list festival after Cannes Film Festival to sign the Pledge, as well as the first Swiss film festival.

SWAN was proud to be represented by director Ursula Meier, Pledge Godmother & SWAN Creative Council, and producer Pauline Gygax, Pledge Advisor & SWAN Advisory Council. The signing ceremony was opened with welcoming words by Isabelle Chassot, Federal Office of Culture Director, and SWAN Co-president Laura Kaehr who was sided by Co-presidents Gabriel Baur and Stéphane Mitchell.

 

MEDIA COVERAGE

“Locarno Film Festival Releases Gender Stats for the First Time”
Women and Hollywood, USA

«Kampf dem Ungleichgewicht»
Tages-Anzeiger & bazonline, Schweiz

«Après Cannes, Locarno empoigne le problème de la parité»
Le Temps, Suisse

«Locarno film festival pledges to gender parity»
Swissinfo, Switzerland

«Locarno Fest to Sign Pledge for Parity and Inclusion»
Women and Hollwood, USA

«Locarno Festival Set to Sign the Gender Paryty Pledge»
Variety, USA

«Locarno Festival Commits to Pledge for Gender Parity and Inclusion»
Hollywoodreporter, USA

«Après Cannes Locarno s’engage»
Libération, France

«Locarno unterzeichnet Charta für Gleichstellung und Diversität»
Kinozeit, Deutschland

«El festival de Locarno pone su firma para luchar por la igualdad»
El Pais, España

«Locarno Festival Set to Sign the Gender Parity Pledge»
IMDb, USA

«Locarno will den Frauenanteil erhöhen»
SRF Schweizer Fernsehen, Schweiz

«Le festival de Locarno s’engage pour les femmes»
24 heures, Suisse

«Festival di Locarno: firmato la Carta per l’uguaglianza e la parità del genere»
Ticinonews, Svizzera

«Sotto la stessa luce»
TIO, 20minuti, Svizzera

«Locarno Film Festival Signs Pledge for Parity»
Indie Wire, USA

“Le Festival de Locarno s’engage pour les femmes”
BX1, Belgique

“Alain Berset will mehr Frauen am Filmfestival Locarno”
Blick, Schweiz

“Une palme pour la Charte de l’égalité à Locarno”
Le Cercle du Matin Dimanche, Suisse

“Les soeurs Lumière”
Le Temps, Suisse

“Festival di Locarno, un impegno concreto per l’uguaglianza”
Corriere del Ticino, Svizzera

 

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