Cannes 1977 - Compétition

Jury présidé par Roberto Rossellini
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Padre Padrone (1977)
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The true story of the life of Gavino Ledda, the son of a Sardinian shepherd, and how he managed to escape his harsh... (114 mins.)
“ Palme d'or
Prix de la Critique Internationale - F.I.P.R.E.S.C.I. ” - tibojakin
 
2.
J.A. Martin photographe (1977)
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The wife of photographer J.A. Martin decides to go with him in his tour of the hard Canadian countryside at the turn of the century... (100 mins.)
Director: Jean Beaudin
“ Prix d'interprétation féminine Ex-aequo pour Monique Mercure
Prix du Jury Œcuménique Ex-aequo ” - tibojakin
 
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3 Women (1977)
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Pinky is an awkward adolescent who starts work at a spa in the California desert. She becomes overly attached to fellow spa attendant... (124 mins.)
Director: Robert Altman
“ Prix d'interprétation féminine Ex-aequo pour Shelley Duvall ” - tibojakin
 
4.
Elisa, My Life (1977)
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Elisa has not seen her father Luis for nine years, but she receives a telegram from her sister Isabel... (125 mins.)
Director: Carlos Saura
“ Prix d'interprétation masculine pour Fernando Rey ” - tibojakin
 
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Car Wash (1976)
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Car Wash is about a close-knit group of employees who one day have all manner of strange visitors coming onto their forecourt... (97 mins.)
Director: Michael Schultz
“ Grand Prix de la Commission Supérieure Technique du cinéma français
Prix de la meilleure partition musicale ” - tibojakin
 
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The Duellists (1977)
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A duel between two feuding Napoleonic officers eventually evolves into a decades-long series of duels, after each bout - for various reasons - ends unresolved. (100 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
“ Prix du Jury à la première oeuvre Unanimité ” - tibojakin
 
7.
The Lacemaker (1977)
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Beatrice is a very reserved and quiet young woman. Her friend Marylene is left by her lover and brings... (107 mins.)
Director: Claude Goretta
“ Prix du Jury Œcuménique Ex-aequo ” - tibojakin
 
8.
Bang! (1977)
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Magnus is divorced and has an affair with an art teacher at the school where he works. When he thinks she's pregnant, he is worried because he is in love with another woman. (100 mins.)
Director: Jan Troell
 
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Black Joy (1977)
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An innocent and unsophisticated Guyanan immigrant is exposed to the hustlin' way of life of the Brixton ghetto. (97 mins.)
Director: Anthony Simmons
 
10.
Bound for Glory (1976)
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The early life of Woody Guthrie as a vagabond folk singer. (147 mins.)
Director: Hal Ashby
 
11.
Budapesti mesék (1977)
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Mail for translation. A haboru vegen a folyoparton felboritva fekszik egy sarga villamos... (90 mins.)
Director: István Szabó
 
12.
The American Friend (1977)
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Tom Ripley, who deals in forged art, suggests a picture framer he knows would make a good hit man. (125 mins.)
Director: Wim Wenders
 
13.
Group Portrait with a Lady (1977)
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The story follows the life of a regular German women Leni Gruyten during 1930s and 1940s. Through her interactions with friends, family and other people she knows, the regular folks' perception of the Nazi era is shown. (107 mins.)
 
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The Hunters (1977)
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It is New Year's Eve. 1976. On a Greek island a party of bourgeois hunters comes upon a body, buried... (168 mins.)
 
15.
Iphigenia (1977)
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To appease offended gods before going to war, a commander must sacrifice his favorite daughter to them but does so under the pretext of marrying her off. (127 mins.)
 
16.
Backbone (1975)
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A microbiologist is trying the figure out the source of a bad odor that is spreading across New Belgrade blocks, having thought that it may be in a direct relation with a rampant suicide rate. (91 mins.)
Director: Vlatko Gilic
 
17.
Solemn Communion (1977)
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The story of a family is told from 1890 until present times. There are date meetings,wars,separations,betrayals,dramas,comical situations. (105 mins.)
Director: René Féret
 
18.
Le camion (1977)
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(76 mins.)
 
19.
Le vieux pays où Rimbaud est mort (1977)
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A middle-aged man travels to France and is discouraged by the attitudes of the people concerning his native land until he meets and begins relationships with two lonely women. (114 mins.)
 
20.
Podranki (1977)
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(93 mins.)
Director: Nikolay Gubenko
 
21.
An Average Little Man (1977)
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A meek middle-aged man takes justice in his own hands. (122 mins.)
Director: Mario Monicelli
 
22.
The Purple Taxi (1977)
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With its mauve taxi, the old philosopher Dr. Seamus Scully runs around the small green roads of the south of Ireland, becoming confident of his patients, while trying to help them find their way. (120 mins.)
Director: Yves Boisset
 
23.
A Special Day (1977)
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Two neighbors, a persecuted journalist and a resigned housewife, meet during Hitler's visit in Italy in 1938. (106 mins.)
Director: Ettore Scola