Did You Know?
Upon meeting him in 1997, Bruno Dumont
had a clear idea about the role of cinema and its centers of interest: "To me, this story, these characters, these locations are a tool to enter the human condition. Therefore it is not naturalism, it is an impression of truth that sinks very rapidly." What has remained constant in his filmmaking is the will to investigate man and his gray areas, be they ...
Artistic director of the Locarno International Film Festival since Nov. 1, 2012.