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1975 Cannes Film Festival

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Closing film  Tommy
Founded  1946
Location  Cannes, France
1975 Cannes Film Festival
Awards  Palme d'Or (Chronique des Années de Braise)
Number of films  22 (In Competition) 13 (Out of Competition) 9 (Short Film)
Festival date  9 May 1975 (1975-05-09) – 23 May 1975 (1975-05-23)

The 28th Cannes Film Festival was held on May 9–23, 1975. The Palme d'Or went to the Chronique des Années de Braise by Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina. The festival closed with Tommy, directed by Ken Russell.



  • Jeanne Moreau, President, actress
  • André Delvaux, director
  • Anthony Burgess, writer
  • Fernando Rey, actor
  • George Roy Hill, director
  • Gérard Ducaux-Rupp, producer
  • Léa Massari, actress
  • Pierre Mazars, journalist
  • Pierre Salinger, writer
  • Youlia Solntzeva, actress
  • Feature film competition

  • Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore - Martin Scorsese
  • Aloïse - Liliane de Kermadec
  • O Amuleto de Ogum - Nelson Pereira dos Santos
  • Ce cher Victor - Robin Davis
  • Chronique des Années de Braise by Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina
  • Den-en ni shisu - Shūji Terayama
  • Un divorce heureux - Henning Carlsen
  • Dzieje grzechu - Walerian Borowczyk
  • Ignacio - François Reichenbach
  • Jeder für sich und Gott gegen alle - Werner Herzog
  • Lenny - Bob Fosse
  • Les Ordres - Michel Brault
  • Lotte in Weimar - Egon Günther
  • Man Friday - Jack Gold
  • Mariken van Nieumeghen - Jos Stelling
  • Oni srazhalis za rodinu - Sergei Bondarchuk
  • Professione: reporter (The Passenger) - Michelangelo Antonioni
  • Profumo di donna - Dino Risi
  • Section spéciale - Costa Gavras
  • Szerelmem, Elektra - Miklós Jancsó
  • Xia nu - King Hu
  • Yuppi du - Adriano Celentano
  • Films out of competition

  • A Csodalatos Mandarin by Miklós Szinetár
  • A faból faragott királyfi by Ádám Horváth
  • Anna Karenine by Margarita Pilikhina
  • Galileo by Joseph Losey
  • Georges Braque ou Le temps différent by Frédéric Rossif
  • India Song by Marguerite Duras
  • Je t'aime, tu danses by François Weyergans
  • Moses und Aron by Jean-Marie Straub
  • The Day of the Locust by John Schlesinger
  • The Maids by Christopher Miles
  • The Romantic Englishwoman by Joseph Losey
  • Tommy by Ken Russell
  • Trollflojten by Ingmar Bergman
  • Awards

  • Golden Palm: Chronique des Années de Braise by Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina, Algeria
  • Grand Prix: Jeder für sich und Gott gegen alle by Werner Herzog
  • Award for Best Director: Costa Gavras for Section spéciale and Michel Brault for Les Ordres
  • Award for Best Actor: Vittorio Gassman for Profumo di donna
  • Award for Best Actress: Valerie Perrine for Lenny
  • Technical Grand Prix: Xia nu by King Hu
  • Short Film Palme d'Or: Lautrec by Geoff Dunbar
  • Short Film Special Jury Prize: Daryu tebe zvezdu by Fyodor Khitruk
  • References

    1975 Cannes Film Festival Wikipedia

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