Cannes 1962 - Compétition

Jury présidé par Tetsuro Furukaki
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The Given Word (1962)
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A simple yet devout Christian makes a vow to Saint Barbara after she saves his donkey, but everyone he meets seems determined to misunderstand his intentions. Will he be able to keep his promise in the end? (98 mins.)
Director: Anselmo Duarte
“ Palme d'or ” - tibojakin
 
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Electra (1962)
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Living in exile after the death of their father, the grown children of a murdered and usurped king converge to exact eye-for-an-eye revenge. (110 mins.)
“ Grand Prix de la Commission Supérieure Technique du cinéma français
Prix de la meilleure transposition cinématographique ” - tibojakin
 
3.
The Magnificent Concubine (1962)
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Lady Yuhuan Yang is the beloved Imperial Concubine of the Chinese Emperor. Her brother Yang, the Prime Minister, is corrupt and the Fanyang Chief revolts and imperils the throne. This has grave consequences for the Yangs and the Emperor. (103 mins.)
Director: Han Hsiang Li
“ Grand Prix de la Commission Supérieure Technique du cinéma français ” - tibojakin
 
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“ Grand Prix de la Commission Supérieure Technique du cinéma français ” - tibojakin
 
5.
The Exterminating Angel (1962)
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The guests at an upper-class dinner party find themselves unable to leave. (95 mins.)
Director: Luis Buñuel
“ Prix de la Critique Internationale - F.I.P.R.E.S.C.I. ” - tibojakin
 
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Divorce Italian Style (1961)
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A married Sicilian baron falls in love with his cousin and vows to wed her, but with divorce illegal he must concoct a crime of passion to do away with his wife. (105 mins.)
Director: Pietro Germi
“ Prix de la meilleure comédie ” - tibojakin
 
7.
L'Eclisse (1962)
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A young woman meets a vital young man, but their love affair is doomed because of the man's materialistic nature. (126 mins.)
“ Prix spécial du Jury Ex-aequo ” - tibojakin
 
8.
The Trial of Joan of Arc (1962)
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A reconstruction of the trial of Joan of Arc (based entirely on the transcripts of the real-life trial)... (65 mins.)
Director: Robert Bresson
“ Prix spécial du Jury Ex-aequo ” - tibojakin
 
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A Taste of Honey (1961)
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A pregnant teenage girl must fend for herself when her mother remarries, leaving the girl with only a new male friend for support. (101 mins.)
Director: Tony Richardson
“ Prix le Premier Regard - Un Certain Regard ” - tibojakin
 
10.
Long Day's Journey Into Night (1962)
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Over the course of one day in August 1912, the family of retired actor James Tyrone grapples with the morphine addiction of his wife Mary... (174 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
“ Prix le Premier Regard - Un Certain Regard ” - tibojakin
 
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Advise & Consent (1962)
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Senate investigation into the President's newly nominated Secretary of State, gives light to a secret from the past, which may not only ruin the candidate, but the President's character as well. (139 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
 
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All Fall Down (1962)
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Ralph and Annabell Willart are a feuding couple who are constantly bickering over their worthless, good-for nothing son Berry-Berry... (111 mins.)
 
13.
Âmes et rythmes (1962)
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14.
Joseph the Dreamer (1962)
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(80 mins.)
 
15.
Cleo from 5 to 7 (1962)
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Cleo, a singer and hypochondriac, becomes increasingly worried that she might have cancer while awaiting test results from her doctor. (90 mins.)
Director: Agnès Varda
 
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Foundry Town (1962)
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(99 mins.)
Director: Kirio Urayama
 
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The Goddess (1960)
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A young woman is deemed a goddess when her father-in-law, a rich feudal land-lord, has a dream envisioning her as an avatar of Kali. (93 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
19.
Dom bez okien (1962)
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The story is set in a smalltime circus. On the edge of failure, the show is further endangered by a... (98 mins.)
 
20.
And Love Has Vanished (1961)
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A young man falls in love with the girl who he met by accident. (88 mins.)
 
21.
Harry og kammertjeneren (1961)
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Set in the late fifties in Denmark the poor junk yard assistant Harry inherits some money. He decides to use the money to hire a butler... (105 mins.)
 
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Adorable Julia (1962)
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Everybody loves Julia Lambert, she is so charming, she is so elegant, she is so irresistible... But Julia has problems... (97 mins.)
 
23.
Kogda derevya byli bolshimi (1962)
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The story of a man who routinely dodges all responsibility, bemoans fate, spends his days boozing, and refuses to work. The act of playing long-lost father to a pretty teenager spurs him to turn over a new leaf. (95 mins.)
Director: Lev Kulidzhanov
 
24.
Konga Yo (1962)
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(108 mins.)
Director: Yves Allégret
 
25.
The Small Stranger (1962)
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Director: Georges Nasser
 
26.
Children of the Sun (1962)
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A little fellow has set his heart on buying a sewing machine for his mother. Like the other shoe-shine boys... (185 mins.)
 
27.
Liberté I (1962)
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(89 mins.)
Director: Yves Ciampi
 
28.
Mondo cane (1962 Documentary)
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A "shockumentary" consisting of a collection of mostly real archive footage displaying mankind at its most depraved and perverse, displaying bizarre rites, cruel behavior and bestial violence. (108 mins.)
 
29.
Man in Outer Space (1962)
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A workman is accidentally sent into outer space, where he meets an alien that can make himself invisible. They return to Earth in the year 2447. Complications ensue. (96 mins.)
Director: Oldrich Lipský
 
30.
Placido (1961)
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In a small spanish town, a group of old ladies decide to celebrate Christmas Eve with a "Sit a poor... (85 mins.)
 
31.
Captive Flock (1962)
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The film deals with the anti-fascist resistance theme. (91 mins.)
Director: Ducho Mundrov
 
32.
S-a furat o bomba (1961)
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A dialogue free Romanian science-fiction spy-comedy that draws upon farce, satire and surrealism as... (74 mins.)
 
33.
Setenta veces siete (1962)
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Melodrama about a prostitute who remembers her ill-fated romances. (92 mins.)
 
34.
The Innocents (1961)
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A young governess for two children becomes convinced that the house and grounds are haunted. (100 mins.)
Director: Jack Clayton