‘2 Guns’ To Have International Premiere As Locarno Film Festival Opener

NANCY TARTAGLIONE, International Editor
June 24, 2013
‘2 Guns’ To Have International Premiere As Locarno Film Festival Opener

Baltasar Kormákur‘s breakout film 101 Reykjavik debuted in competition at Locarno in 2000. The director returns to the fest this year with actioner 2 Guns. The Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg film will be released Stateside on August 2 and have its international premiere in Locarno on August 7. The story follows two undercover federal operatives from competing bureaus who are forced on the run together. Universal is releasing domestically. French documentary On The Way To School closes the fest August 17.

Related stories

Denzel Washington In Talks To Star In ’2 Guns’ With Mark Wahlberg For Universal

Baltasar Kormakur Eyes Feature On Scandal That Inspired Cannes Pic ‘On The Job’

Baltasar Kormu00e1kur Adapting EVE Online MMORPG For TV

Get more from Deadline.com: Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Newsletter

What to Read Next