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22nd Berlin International Film Festival

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Location  Berlin, Germany
Festival date  23 June – 4 July 1972
Founded  1951
Website  Website
22nd Berlin International Film Festival

Awards  Golden Bear (I racconti di Canterbury)

The 22nd annual Berlin International Film Festival was held from 23 June to 4 July 1972. The Golden Bear was awarded to the Italian film I racconti di Canterbury directed by Pier Paolo Pasolini.



The following people were announced as being on the jury for the festival:

  • Eleanor Perry (Head of Jury)
  • Fritz Drobilitsch-Walden
  • Francis Cosne
  • Rita Tushingham
  • Tinto Brass
  • Yukichi Shinada
  • Julio Coll
  • Hans Hellmut Kirst
  • Herbert Oberscherningkat
  • Films in competition

    The following films were in competition for the Golden Bear award:


    The following prizes were awarded by the Jury:

  • Golden Bear: I racconti di Canterbury by Pier Paolo Pasolini
  • Silver Bear for Best Director: Jean-Pierre Blanc for La Vieille Fille
  • Silver Bear for Best Actress: Elizabeth Taylor for Hammersmith Is Out
  • Silver Bear for Best Actor: Alberto Sordi for Detenuto in attesa di giudizio
  • Silver Bear for an outstanding single achievement: Peter Ustinov for Hammersmith Is Out
  • Silver Bear Extraordinary Jury Prize: The Hospital by Arthur Hiller
  • References

    22nd Berlin International Film Festival Wikipedia