1953 Cannes Film Festival

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff
Grand PrixThe Wages of Fear, Henri-Georges Clouzot (France/Italy)
Best ActorCharles Vanel, The Wages of Fear (France/Italy)
Best ActressShirley Booth, Come Back, Little Sheba (United States)
ScreenplayLuis Berlanga, Bienvenudo, Mister Marshall (Spain)
MusicO Cangaceiro, Lima Barreto (Spain)
Adventure FilmO Cangaceiro, Lima Barreto (Brazil)
Entertainment FilmLili, Charles Walters (United States)
Dramatic FilmCome Back Little Sheba, Daniel Mann (United States)
Mythical FilmThe White Reindeer, Erik Blomberg (United States)
Exploration FilmMagia Verde, Gian Gaspare Napolitano (Italy)
Color FilmMagia Verde, Gian Gaspare Napolitano (Italy)
Prize for Good HumorBienvenudo, Mister Marshall, Luis Berlanga (Spain)
Le Mieux Raconte par l'ImageThe Net, Emilio Fernandez (Mexico)
Special HomageTo Walt Disney for the entire ensemble of his work
Duende y Misterio del Flamenco, Edgar Neville (Spain)

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