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.
By NANCY TARTAGLIONE, International Editor | Monday, 24 June 2013 11:21 UKTags: 2 Guns, Baltasar Kormakur, Locarno Film Festival
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